Tours will begin the month of February on Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m.  Tours will take approximately 45 minutes.   Please call the front desk at 973-509-4500 to set up your tour!
We are now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please read below on how to apply!

How to Apply to the MCPK

Families can apply online or in person. We welcome families on a first come, first serve basis, with priority given to Montclair residents. We will begin accepting applications in January, please see below for when specific applications will be accepted.  In person applications will be accepted from 9 a.m - 12 p.m. on dates listed.  For early morning in person appointments, please contact Carolyn DeVito ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) to schedule.  We will begin accepting on line applications at 7:15 a.m. on dates listed.  

January 14, 2019 we will begin accepting Priority 3,4 and 5 year old applications.  Priority refers to alumni and current families only and is available for children fulfilling these requirements for the 2019-2020 school year. 

January 15th - 17th, 2019 we will begin accepting all 4 and 5 year old applications for the 2019 - 2020 school year.  

January 23rd - 25th, 2019  we will begin accepting all 3 year old applications for the 2019 - 2020 school year.

3 year old program - child turns 3 between January 1st thru October 31st 2019.

4 year old program - child turns 4 by December 31st of 2019.

5 year old program - child turns 5 by December 31st of 2019.

If you child does not meet the requirements of the application you fill out, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE DELETED and we will contact you to reapply on the appropriate day.

To begin the Online Application process, Create an Account. Upon account creation, you will receive an email containing a verification link. Once your email address has been verified, log in to your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.  Once your application has been reviewed, you will receive additional information on your application status.

After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. In addition, you will be able to print the completed application, monitor when the school receives any applicable supplemental forms and, if necessary, reprint the forms.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at 973-509-4500.

 If spots becomes available, registration is offered throughout the school year. Families from Montclair and surrounding communities are welcome.