Linden Public Schools welcomes you!

Below you will find the procedure for enrolling your student into our school system.
Any questions may be directed to registration@lindenps.org.


REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

STEP 1
Prior to scheduling appointment, obtain all of the following:
*If coming from outside the United States, please have all documents translated to English)*

( DO NOT GO TO STEP 2 UNLESS ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION HAS BEEN OBTAINED )

- Original Birth Certificate and/or Passport
- Proof of Custody (if applicable): Legal documentation for divorce, separation (by location), single parent or guardianship
- Affidavit (if applicable) (please see the Affidavit Procedure for more information)
- Health Records: Immunizations and current physical
- Proof of Residency (6 points – see below)
- Parent/Guardian Photo I.D.
- IEP (special education)
- Transfer Card from previous school
- Report Card for this year and previous grades (transcript)
- School Profile (grading system)
- State or Standardized Test Results (NJASK, PARCC)
- 8th grade diploma (9th grade students only)
- Proof of Income (Pre-K students only)

STEP 2
Email registration@lindenps.org, or call 908-486-2800 ext. 8050, to schedule an appointment for
registration.

Appointments are held at 100 Edgewood Road only at the following times:
Monday: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM; 1:00-3:00 PM      Wednesday: 8:00 AM-11 AM
Friday: 8:00-11:30 AM; 12:30-3:00 PM

Walk-in registrations will be accepted on Tuesdays from 8:00 AM-12:30 PM; 1:30-3:00 PM and on Thursdays from 8:00 AM-1:00 PM; 2:00-3:00 PM

STEP 3
Complete online form at https://genesis.linden.k12.nj.us/genesis/openReg and
download/print/complete additional required forms from the Central Registration web page.

STEP 4
Bring all required documents and student(s) to scheduled appointment.

STEP 5
Upon completing registration at Central Registration, you will be given a verification of registration
form and referred to the corresponding school’s office in order to complete registration.

 

 

6 POINTS FOR PROOF OF RESIDENCY
Each document MUST be up to date (within 30 days of registration appointment) and have the current address of the Linden Resident.

Mortgage, Deed, Tax Bill – 3 PTS Gas Bill – 2 PTS Letters (doctor, lawyer, court) – 1 PTS
Car Registration, Insurance – 2 PTS Water Bill – 2 PTS Credit Card Bill – 1 PT
Cable Bill – 2 PTS Pay Stub – 2 PTS NJ Driver’s License/State ID – 1 PT
Government Mail – 2 PTS Electric Bill – 2 PTS Lease – 1 PT