BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Kindergarten and first grade registration for September 2020 in the Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District will be held at the end of February at the Harmon V. Wade Administration Building, on Newmans Lane.

Those with children who will turn 5 years old on or before Oct. 1, 2020, are eligible to be enrolled in the kindergarten program for September 2020.

The kindergarten schedule is a half-day program with morning and afternoon sessions. During the summer, families will be notified of their children’s assignments for morning or afternoon.

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The morning session is from 8:35 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., and the afternoon session is from 12:15 p.m. to 2:55 p.m.

Any children who will turn 6 years old on or before Oct. 1, 2020, and attended an equivalent kindergarten program outside of the district, are eligible to be enrolled into first grade for September 2020.

By Feb. 21, parents or guardians should complete the online pre-registration and home language survey before attending the registration dates between Feb. 24 and Feb. 27. On registration day, parents or guardians should bring the child’s original birth certificate, child’s immunization records, child’s most current physical and two documents showing proof of residency, like property tax bill, mortgage statement or copy of executed deed.

Registration dates are scheduled according to last name. In the event of inclement weather on those dates, families should check brrsd.org regarding closures, as registration will be closed if schools are closed.

Registration is as follows:

  • Feb. 24, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Last Names A through G
  • Feb. 24, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Last Names H through M
  • Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Last Names N through S
  • Feb. 25, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Last names T through Z
  • Feb. 26, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Last Names H through M
  • Feb. 26, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Last Names A through G
  • Feb. 27, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Last Names T through Z
  • Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Last Names N through S

There will also be one evening registration by reservation only Feb. 27 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Visit https://bit.ly/37gZCEM to reserve an appointment for evening registration, as availability is limited.

Visit https://bit.ly/2G8SazO to complete the registration form, and https://bit.ly/3aCYQ7g to see the home language form.

For more information, call 908-685-2777, ext. 3284 or registrar@brrsd.k12.nj.us.