New Admissions (Pre-K & K)

* Pre-K 3 & 4 New Student Registration Information
 
PS16 Pre-K registration for 2020-2021 school year will take place on March 2 – March 31, 2020 at the PS16 Annex at Danforth location (160 Danforth Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07305) between 9:00am-11:00am.
 
Eligibility: Parents/Legal guardians must be Jersey City residents and the child will be three or four years old by October 1st.
 
Required Documents:
  • Child’s original birth certificate and a copy
  • 2 proofs of residency in Jersey City (current utility bill, telephone bill or lease) and copies
  • Child’s immunization record and a copy
  • Child must accompany the parent/guardian at the time of the registration.

For more information please visit JCBOE Early Childhood website or call (201) 915-6045/6078.

Please note: For the children who are currently attending the Contracted Childcare Centers in Jersey City, PS16 Pre-K registration is from February 18-February 28, 2020 between 9:00am-11:00am at the PS16 Annex at Danforth location (160 Danforth Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07305). The original letter you received from your school should be brought along with the above mentioned documents.

* Kindergarten New Student Registration Information

PS16 Kindergarten registration for 2020-2021 school year will be in May at the PS16 Main Building location (96 Sussex St, Jersey City, NJ 07302).

Eligibility: Parents/Legal guardians must be Jersey City residents and the child will be five years old by October 1st.
 
Required Documents:
  • Child’s original birth certificate and a copy
  • 2 proofs of residency in Jersey City (current utility bill, telephone bill or lease) and copies
  • Child’s immunization record and a copy
  • Child must accompany the parent/guardian at the time of the registration.