• Preschool Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is CLOSED! We are still accepting completed registration packets on a first come first served basis for our wait list. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Molly O'Brien at mobrien@barnegatschools.com.

    • What do I need to bring with me to register my child?
      • Please bring the completed registration packet as well as your photo ID, your child's ORIGINAL birth certificate with raised seal, two proofs of residency (cable bill, utility bill, etc.), a list of your child's updated immunizations, and a recent physical.
    •  What is the age requirement for the 2019-2020 program?
      • This program is open to any child age 3 by 10/1/2019. The child can be 4 or 5, if they missed the Kindergarten cut off.
    • What are the school hours for the Pre-K program?
      • Robert L. Horbelt, Lillian M. Dunfee School, and Joseph T. Donahue School: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Cecil S. Collins School: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Will there be before and after care offered?
      • The district will provide before and aftercare through Right at School. Please visit their website, RightAtSchool.com, for more information.
    • Is there an income requirement to be eligible for this program?
      • There is no income requirement.
    • Where can I get a registration packet?
      • You can access the registration packet by clicking here. Please visit our website at www.barnegatschools.com/prek. 
    • Do I need to bring my child to registration?
      • No, you do not need to bring your child.
    • When will I find out school placement, teacher and school hours?
      • Letters for the 2019-2020 school year will be sent over the summer.
    • Will transportation be provided?
      • Yes.
    • Is this a full day program?
      • Yes, the program will run 5 days per week, 6 hours per day.
    • Does my child have to attend every day?
      • While we do not count attendance against your child, we will be monitoring attendance.
    • Is there a registration fee for this program?
      • No.
    • Where can I find more information?
      • If you have any further questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Molly O'Brien at mobrien@barnegatschools.com.