Kindergarten Registration

Last Updated: 6/6/2023 6:53 PM




Registration for the 2023-24 Kindergarten class for Dorchester Elementary School is now open.  To be eligible for Kindergarten in September 2023, children must be five (5) years of age by October 1, 2023. 


To register your child or if you have questions regarding school registration, please contact:

Mrs. Bonnie Carabetta


When registering, please provide:


1.  A completed registration form (copies also available in the office)

2.  Child’s birth certificate or passport 

3.  Required residency documentation

     a.  deed, lease, or residency affidavit

     b.  current utility bill

4.  Driver's license

5.  Current physical and immunization documents.  If your doctor does not have a form for annual physicals, you may provide them with the Universal Health form linked here.

6.  Complete the online Home Language Survey in English or Spanish. If you require the survey in another language, contact Mrs. Carabetta.  

7.  Complete the Kindergarten Parent Questionnaire.


All registrations may be done in-person at the office or via e-mail.   




Constant Contact is a “green” communication tool used by the Woodcliff Lake School District for communicating to families on a regular basis.  This includes the Woodcliff Weekly mailing, Thursday Information for Parents and Students (TIPS), which provides information on events in the district.  In addition emergency or other important information is sent via this communication tool.  One e-mail that you provide will be registered on Constant Contact to receive these announcements ~ Category:  Incoming Kindergarten 2023-24 (NOT PreK).  A link is provided on the District Homepage if you would like to register multiple e-mail addresses.  If you are already registered, be sure to update your profile to add “Incoming Kindergarten 2023-24.”

Click here to register for Constant Contact