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Franklin Lakes District Registration Information

Welcome to Franklin Lakes Public Schools, where we are stronger together!
Dear Incoming Parent(s)/Guardian(s):
To be eligible for Kindergarten, your child must turn 5 years of age on or before October 1.
There are three phases to the new student registration/enrollment process. 

     1.) ONLINE portion;
     2.) PAPER portion; and
     3.) PROOF-OF-RESIDENCY portion.



 1.)  ONLINE: The link for submitting your child’s registration information, which includes family and emergency contacts, is available on the Franklin Lakes Schools’ website. Please access the registration link:  Genesis Online Open Registration  and follow the directions.
 2.)  PAPER: The paper portion of the registration packet consists of the following forms listed below:
You may print out the applicable forms or request the packet from the school office (contact info below). 
 3.)  PROOF-OF-RESIDENCY: Submit completed paper forms and:
  • Proof of birthdate (note: child must be 5 on or before October 1st to enter Kindergarten in September). Please provide one of the following:
    • Original birth certificate
    • Translated Non-US birth certificate
    • U.S. Passport
    • Non U.S. Passport
  • Proof of residence in Franklin Lakes
    • Primary - Please provide ONE of the following
      • Deed
      • Contract (if closing is scheduled but has not yet taken place)
      • Lease / rental agreement
      • Affidavit Form (if child and parent / guardian is living in Franklin Lakes with family member or employer-see (Nonresident Guardian Affidavit)
    • Secondary - Please provide ONE of the following showing your Franklin Lakes address:
      • Utility bill
      • Phone bill
      • Driver's license
      • Bank Statement
      • Credit Card Statement

If you have another child in the Franklin Lakes Schools, the full registration process must be completed again for each child.  Should you have any questions, call or e-mail the school's main office:
Colonial Road Elementary School (CRS) 201-337-0336, Ms.Susie Hofmann [email protected]

High Mountain Road Elementary School (HMR) 201-891-4433, Ms. Maritza Iturralde [email protected]

Woodside Avenue Elementary School (WAS) - 201-891-5600, Ms. Liz Barbagallo [email protected]

Franklin Avenue Middle School (FAMS) 201-891-0202, Ms. Karin Larsen [email protected]

We look forward to having your child(ren) join our Franklin Lakes school family!