• FRSD operates a full-day kindergarten program!

    2021-2022 Kindergarten and 1st-Grade Registration

    Kindergarteners must be 5-years-old and 1st-graders must be 6-years-old by 10/01/21.

    February 22

    Registration at Robert Hunter School
    Snow Date: March 2
    Hours: 9–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–3 p.m.

    February 23

    Registration at Copper Hill School
    Snow Date: March 3
    Hours: 9–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–3 p.m.

    February 24

    Registration at Francis A. Desmares School
    Snow Date: March 4
    Hours: 9–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–3 p.m.

    February 25

    Registration at Barley Sheaf School
    Snow Date: March 5
    Hours: 9–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–3 p.m.

    Registration is easy! Follow these three simple steps:
    1. Complete a pre-registration form online
    2. Download a registration packet, available after you submit your pre-registration form online.
    3. Come to school on your school's designated date with your completed packet and all required documents and forms.  

    Registration Requirements
    The following items in the registration packet must be completed and presented at registration:

    • Registration Data Sheet
    • Transportation Form
    • Original Birth Certificate with raised seal
    • Health History Form
    • Physical Examination Form “Only valid if exam completed after August 1, 2020”  
    • Proof of Residency (current tax bill/lease agreement-a full list is included in the registration packet) 
    • Immunization Record

    All children entering kindergarten and first-grade are required to have a physical examination and a documented series of immunizations. Immunizations required by the State of New Jersey are:

    • DPT, 4 doses with one dose given on or after the 4th birthday, or any 5 doses
    • Polio, 3 doses, the third dose given on or after the 4th birthday, or any 4 doses
    • MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), 2 doses after one year of age OR 1 dose after one year of age and documentation of laboratory titer level showing immunity
    • Hepatitis B Series (3 doses)
    • Varicella (Chicken Pox), 1 dose on or after age 1 or documentation of the date of the disease.

    Immunizations must be documented by a physician or health clinic. The physical examination must be completed between August 1, 2020 and August 1, 2021. Families unable to afford the cost of a physical examination should contact the Special Services Department at 284-7680.

     Additional Resources
    2020 Kindergarten Orientation Dates
    Barley Sheaf, August 26, 2020 - 8 a.m.
    Francis A. Desmares, August 26, 2020 - 10:30 a.m.
    Robert Hunter, August 27, 2020 - 8 a.m.
    Copper Hill, August 27, 2020 - 10:30 a.m.
    Barley Sheaf

    80 Barley Sheaf Rd
    284-7586 (main)

    Copper Hill

    100 Everitts Rd
    284-7660 (main)

    Francis A. Desmares

    16 Old Clinton Rd
    284-7540 (main)

    Robert Hunter

    8 Dayton Rd
    284-7620 (main)

Last Modified on August 25, 2020