Morris School District

A World of Opportunity

31 Hazel Street

Morristown, NJ 07960

Phone: 973-292-2300

Fax: 973-292-2057

Registration Procedures and Forms

Children who reside in Morristown or Morris Township may be registered to attend the Morris School District for grades Pre-K through 12. Students who reside in Morris Plains may be registered to attend Morristown High School (9-12). Morris Plains students must obtain a confirmation of residency form from the Morris Plains School District (973-538-1650) prior to registration.
Kindergarten Registration Procedures for the 2015-2016 School Year
Parents wishing to register their child for kindergarten in the Morris School District for the 2015-2016 school year need to make an appointment to do so by calling 973-292-2300 ext. 2112. The following documents will be required at the time of the registration appointment:
  • Child's OFFICIAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH RAISED SEAL or a valid passport if born outside of the United States
  • Immunization records or letter of exemption
  • Proof of owning or leasing a residence in Morristown or Morris Township. For acceptable documents to prove residency, click HERE
These documents plus completed registration forms will be required at the time of registration. Registration forms may be found HERE.  

Los padres que deseen inscribir a su hijo para el kindergarten en el Distrito Escolar de Morris para el año escolar 2015-2016 tienen que hacer una cita para hacerlo llamando a 973-292-2300 ext. 2112. Se requerirá 2112. El siguiente documento en el momento de la cita de inscripción :

Certificado de nacimiento del niño ( o pasaporte)

Los registros de vacunación o carta de exención

Prueba de propiedad o arrendamiento de una residencia en Morristown o Morris Township ( arrendamiento de inmuebles o hipoteca más 2 facturas de servicios públicos o 1 factura de servicios públicos y la licencia de conducir que muestre la dirección actual) .

Se requiere que estos documentos  además de los formularios de inscripción completados en el momento de la inscripción.

Los formularios para inscripción de kindergarten es ICI
Registration procedures for students transferring to Morris School District from another school.
Students who are transferring into the Morris School District from another school district may begin the registration process at any Morris School District School. The incoming student must be present during the initial registration process and parents must provide the child's OFFICIAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH A RAISED SEAL or a valid passport if born outside of the U.S.; immunization records or letter of exemption; completed registration forms; and proof of residency. For acceptable documents to prove residency, click HERE. After the school has reviewed paperwork and determined that all necessary information has been provided, an appointment will be scheduled to complete the registration process.
In order to simplify the initial registration process, the following forms should be downloaded and completed prior to registration: 
Required Registration Forms - English:
Required Registration Forms - Spanish
* If the parent/guardian does not yet reside in the District but intends to purchase property and become a resident within sixty days of registration, he or she may apply for permission to register the student through the Superintendent's office. Specific documentation, such as contract of sale, and provision of an escrow check for tuition, etc., will be required. Or, If the parent/guardian does not lease or own the domicile but resides with another party who owns or rents the property, the parent or legal guardian must submit a notarized statement from the person who does own or lease the property, indicating that he or she is residing there with the student.