2019-2020 KINDERGARTEN AND FIRST GRADE REGISTRATION
All students entering kindergarten or first grade for the 2019-2020 school year need to be registered for school unless they are already a student in the district.
Children must be 5 years old by October 1st of their kindergarten year to register for kindergarten and 6 years old by October 1st of their first grade year to register for first grade.
To register your child, you must follow these three steps:
Complete the online registration at: https://genesis.mersnj.us/genesis/openRegbetween January 2, 2019 and February 26, 2019. If you do not have Internet access, call us at 732-786-2529 for information on how to register.
Print and bring the following documentation to the Wemrock Brook School located at 118 Millhurst Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726 on either Tuesday, March 5, 2019, or Wednesday, March 6, 2019:
- Birth Certificate - Your child’s original birth certificate and a copy. Only a certified birth certificate from the Bureau of Vital Statistics with a raised seal will be accepted. A hospital notice of birth or a photostatic copy is not acceptable.
- Proof of Residency - Original and copy of two proofs of residency (e.g., driver's license, mortgage, rental agreement, deed, utility bill, voter registration). If you have any questions, please contact the Transportation Department at (732) 786-2640.
- Health Form - Must be completed, signed, and dated. Additional health forms may be required for specific medical conditions (e.g., allergies, asthma, diabetes, seizures, medication during school, etc.). These forms can be found here.
- Physical Examination Form - Must be completed, signed, dated, and stamped by the physician’s office. Please bring this form to registration or send it to the school in which your child will be attending immediately following your child’s five year old physical examination. Children’s attendance at school may be deferred until the physical examination form with correct immunization records are received. If your child will turn five after September 1, please contact the school nurse. More information on required immunizations can be found https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/imm_requirements/
Bring the required documentation to the Wemrock Brook School located at 118 Millhurst Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726 on either Tuesday, March 5, 2019, or Wednesday, March 6, 2019.
Last names beginning with:
A through D: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Tuesday, March 5
E through K: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Tuesday, March 5
L through Q: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Wednesday, March 6
R through Z: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Wednesday, March 6
EVENING REGISTRATION - BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Evening registration by appointment only on Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. To schedule an appointment, please email Renee Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 732-786-2529 between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM by March 5, 2019.
Please note evening registration will be held at Manalapan Englishtown Regional Schools District Office located at 54 Main Street, Englishtown, NJ 07726 in the Board Meeting Conference Room on the 1st floor.
MEETING FOR ALL PARENTS
To explain our Kindergarten program and program options to parents/guardians of all potential Kindergartners, we will have a presentation by members of our administrative staff on Monday, May 13, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Clark Mills School located at 34 Gordons Corner Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726 in the Cafetorium. Your children should not attend the meeting.
If you have any additional questions or special circumstance relating to registration, please call: Dr. Nicole Santora, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Human Resources at (732) 786-2529.