Summit Board of Education Votes to Continue Full Day Kindergarten Option for 2015-2016  School Year

Summit, NJ - Friday, November 21, 2014 - At the Board of Education's November regular meeting on Thursday, November 20, the Board voted, 5-2, in favor of continuing two classes of the Full Day Kindergarten Option in 2015-2016. The program will once again be lottery-based, with one class of 20 at Jefferson Primary and one class of 20 at Wilson Primary. Tuition for the program will be $7,000 per year, with aid given to those students who qualify for free or reduced lunch. For more about the FDK decision, click here.



Key Dates Announced

PreK and Full Day Kindergarten (FDK) Lottery applications available online and at the Primary Centers' main office:
• Friday, December 12th

Primary Center Tours:
• Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at Jefferson Primary at 8:45am - reserve a spot with the main office now 908-918-2160 ext. 6752
• Thursday, January 8, 2015 at Wilson Primary at 8:45am - reserve a spot with the main office now 908-918-2175, ext. 6652

Lottery Application Deadlines Due to Primary Centers
• PreK - Wednesday, January 14, 2015
• FDK - Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Lottery Drawings at BOE Office (14 Beekman Terrace) at 2:00pm
• PreK - Thursday, January 15, 2015
• FDK - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

PreK & FDK Registration:
• February 10, 11 & 12 at Jefferson Primary (110 Ashwood Ave)

Regular Half Day Kindergarten Registration:
• February 24, 25 & 26 at JPC & WPC