SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Public Schools' 2018-19 Full-Day Kindergarten program lottery application process is now open and will remain so through December 13 at 4 p.m. Information and registration is available by visiting,

No late applications will be accepted for the lottery drawing; however, residents can be included -- upon request -- on the wait list after the lottery process is completed. The drawing will be held on Thursday, December 14, at 1 pm, at the Board of Education Office located at 14 Beekman Terrace.

Residents are advised that, to be considered, the prospective student must be a resident of Summit at the time of the lottery drawing on December 14, 2017. He / she must also be 5 years of age on or before Oct 1, 2018.  Full-day Kindergarten is a tuition based program. The tuition for the 2018-19 school year is $5,500.00. Tuition is reduced for families who qualify for reduced or free lunch under federal guidelines.