The Rutherford Preschool Program is designed to offer Rutherford residents access to a half-day program for preschool children ages 3 and 4. They will be involved in both academic and social activities appropriate for their age.
Who can attend the program?
The program is open to students who reside in Rutherford with a parent or guardian. Students must be 3 or 4 years of age by October 1, 2023.
What is the projected class size?
The projected class size is 20 at each location.
Who will be teaching my children?
Each classroom has a licensed teacher.
What are the hours?
3 year olds – 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
4 year olds -12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The preschool program will follow the 2023 – 2024 calendar for the Rutherford Public Schools.
Where will the classes be held?
Lincoln School – 414 Montross Avenue
Washington School – 89 Wood Street
Is there a fee for the program?
Tuition is $3,000 for the 2023 – 2024 school year half-day program. A non-refundable deposit of $300 is required at registration.
How can I register for the program?
Preschool registration for the 2023 – 2024 school year begins on January 23,2023. After completing the the online registration, please call the Rutherford Board of Education at (201) 438-7675 ext. 1112, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to complete the registration.
The Rutherford Preschool Program can be found through this PDF.