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What Is The Plainfield Preschool Program?

Three and four-year old children living in the city of Plainfield whose birthday comes on or before October 1st of the enrolling school year are entitled to free preschool.  Students are offered 6 hours of instruction for 180 days and wrap around services between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:05 a.m. and 3:00 p.n. to 5:30 p.m.


Preschool Registration

Plainfield Public Schools Office of Early Childhood provides ongoing preschool registration Tuesday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The office entrance is located in the rear parking lot at 1700 W. Front Street, Plainfield, NJ.  The following documents are required to register:

Child’s Original Birth Certificate

(must be 3 or 4 years old by October 1st of that school year).
If you are a legal guardian or foster parent, you must bring your ID letter or legal documents for verification.

Proof Of Plainfield Residence

(current PSE&G, Water, Telephone (no cellular) or cable bills.  If the bills are not in your name, bring a notarized letter signed by the person you live with and one of their utility bills andany official mail in your name received at that address. Updated Immunization Records.