Documents & Downloads
Frequently Asked Questions
The time required to complete a registration depends on the complexity. To speed up the registration process please make sure you bring the required documents listed on the web-site for your child’s grade level.
If you reside with an East Orange resident and do not have the three (3) required proofs of address in your name, then you must come to the Enrollment Center and pick-up a Residency Check form. An appointment is not necessary to pick up the Residency Check form.
Birth certificate, a current physical and shot records are mandatory, and registration cannot be completed without those documents.
For school records we have a fax request form that you can download and bring with you to your scheduled appointment. There is a 48 hour turn around time after the request is faxed. Please bring the phone number, fax number or e-mail address for the previous school. The name of a contact person would also be helpful.
Children registering for the East Orange School District must be present at the time of registration.
Registration must be done by a parent (named on the birth certificate) or a legal guardian (must present guardianship papers) who resides in East Orange.
Registration can take place at any point in the current school year if your child meets the age requirements.
74 Halsted Street, 3rd floor
East Orange, NJ 07018