Kindergarten, first grade registration opens for Cherry Hill Public Schools next week

Registration for students entering public school for the first time will take place throughout the month of March.

Cherry Hill Public Schools will be opening kindergarten and first grade registration next week for children entering public schools for the first time.

Registration will open for new students beginning on Tuesday, March 7, at the Malberg Administration Building. Children must be 5 years old by Oct. 1, 2017, to be eligible for kindergarten.

Each school has a different registration date. The dates are:

· J.F. Cooper — March 7

· Thomas Paine — March 8

· Horace Mann — March 9

· Clara Barton — March 14

· Joseph Sharp — March 15

· James Johnson — March 16

· Bret Harte — March 21

· Woodcrest — March 22

· A. Russell Knight — March 23

· Richard Stockton — March 28

· Kingston — March 29

· Joyce Kilmer — March 30

The district asks parents to register at the times below to reduce wait times, using the first letter of your last name. Allow for one hour to complete the process. If a parent or guardian is unable to register at the designated time, another family member or friend may do so with a proper ID and a copy of the parent or guardian’s license or ID.

· A, B, C, D, E — 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

· F, G, H, I, J — 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

· K, L, M, N, O — 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

· P, Q, R, S, T — 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

· U, V, W, X, Y, Z — 1 to 2 p.m.

Visit www.chclc.org/departments/registration for more information on the process and the full registration packet.