Steps to follow to register your child in the River Edge School District

While we must see all original documents, you are welcome to bring copies along with the originals.

Step 1

Click here, Read the Frequently Asked Questions

Step 2

Click here, to input important registration information.

Pay Close attention to the instructions on the top of each page.

  • Guardian 1 will be considered the Primary contact for your child.
  • At least 3 Emergency Contacts (other than the parents/guardians) are also requested at his time.
  • List your cellphone as your primary phone number

Step 3

Print out confirmation page with barcode. KEEP THIS PAGE and bring with you the day you register.

Step 4

Collect Proof of Residency Documents - All documents must be original.

One from the list below:

Three from the list below

  • Driver's License
  • Utility Bill, Gas, electric OR water bill dated within the past 3 months (only one)
  • Proof of Home/Apartment insurance
  • Bank statement dated within the past 3 months
  • Automobile Insurance or Registration Card
  • Current Pay Stub

Step 5

Proof of child's date of birth (Birth Certificate)

Step 6

Download, print and complete each form below. Please submit all the forms.

Children must be five (5) years old by October 1st to be eligible to start Kindergarten in September.

This process also applies to children who are registering for all grades.

Once you have completed Steps 1 through 6, please call 201-261-3405 ext. 1301 or email to schedule an appointment to bring in your completed original documents (including birth certificate and residency documents) to finalize the student's registration.

Please call 201-261-3405 ext. 1301 if you have any questions.

Additional Notes

  • Your child must be age appropriate upon starting their program of study. For example, your child must be 5 years old by October 1 in the same year they will join us for Kindergarten.
  • Only a parent or legal guardian may enroll your child. Guardianship paperwork must be submitted at time of registration.
  • Your child does not need to be present to register.
  • Medical forms must be submitted to the school before child begins school
  • If separated or divorced, proof of residential custody/joint legal custody must be submitted.