• New Student Registration 

    Please read all information and complete all forms as required to help the registration process proceed efficiently. 


    Age Requirements

    To enter Pre-K, children MUST be 4 years old on or before October 1st. To enter Kindergarten, children MUST be 5 years old on or before October 1st.  

    Proof of Age and Guardianship

    Please bring the items listed below for each student- Parent or Guardian must be present

    • Original birth certificate – Office will make copy
    • Parents Photo ID ( license or passport)
    • Legal Guardianship from U.S. Court for person other than parents who have custody of the child (notarized letters are un-acceptable)
    • Custody /Divorce papers ( if applicable)
    • Completed student Information sheet Student Information Form
    • Completed language survey Home Language Survey
    • Completed Medical pack Medical Complete Packet (may or may not be needed if transferring within the United States) 

    Proof of Residency

    • Homeowners: Must  produce a Tax Bill , or Deed,  or mortgage papers for your property
    • Renters: Must produce a current ( with the landlord’s phone number) or if you do not have a lease you may have the landlord fill out and notarize a “Statement of the Landlord “ Landlord Statement
    • Homeowners and Renters: Must also produce three (3)  original pieces of current mail, ( office will make copy )  can include but not limited to:

    - Current P.S.E & G
    - Current telephone /cell bill
    - Paycheck stub with current address
    - Official Mail ( government agency)
    - Current Bank statement 

Residency Staff

  • Kearny School District Residency/Registration Office
    172 Midland Avenue
    Kearny, NJ 07032
    (201) 955-5128

    Hours of Operation:
    Monday –Friday 9am-11am & 1pm– 3pm
    Wednesday 4-6PM  BY APPOINTMENT ONLY


    Staff Directory  

    Karen Ferrara- Residency Officer

    Robert Wilson- Residency Investigator

    Kerry Taylor- Residency Office Secretary