Preschool Registration form

Please click HERE to complete the preschool form for the 2024-2025 school year. Your child must be 3 years old on or before October 1, 2024 in order to register for pre-k 3, and 4 years old on or before October 1, 2024 in order to register for pre-k 4.

New Student Registration

Please note:

As referenced in board policy 5111, ' The Board shall admit students eligible to attend school free of charge that are domiciled within the district as defined in N.J.A.C. 6A:22-3.1.'
You must be physically living in the home to be considered domiciled.  Purchasing a home without living in the home does not satisfy the criteria for being domiciled in the district.  If you have any questions call the Business Administrator at 201-768-6060 extension 53422. 
To register a student for the current or upcoming school year, please follow the instructions below.
If you are registering a student who has previously attended a Demarest Public School please contact the main office of the school your child will be attending.

  • County Road School (grades PK - 1):   201.768.6060, x51535
  • Luther Lee Emerson School (grades 2 - 4):    201.768.6060, x52255
  • Demarest Middle School (grades 5 - 8):    201.768.6060, x53325

Step One:

Visit our ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION WEBSITE to begin. Please make sure to print the pre-registration confirmation page before logging out of the ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION website.

Step Two:

For all grade levels: Please complete the District Home Language Survey.

Please select the appropriate grade and complete the grade-specific forms.

Once the forms are completed, please contact the appropriate school office to continue the registration process.  The secretaries will set up an appointment to drop off the documents from STEP 3.

  • County Road School (grades Pre-K3 - 1): 201.768.6060, x51535
  •  Luther Lee Emerson School (grades 2 - 4):  201.768.6060, x52255
  •  Demarest Middle School (grades 5 - 8):  201.768.6060, x53325

Please click HERE for free and reduced lunch information, as well as the application. You can also view the monthly lunch menus and payment portal information.

Please click HERE for information about NJ FamilyCare Health Coverage.

Step Three:

Please bring the following documents:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Recent property tax bill, executed deed or lease agreement, and
  • Two recent utility bills

If you cannot meet this criterion, please call the business office at 201-768-6060 ext. 53422. 
If you have any other questions, please call the appropriate school office listed above.