• The Bayonne School District is excited to continue to offer a free, full-day Pre-K3 program to Bayonne residents. To be eligible to participate, children must turn 3 years-old on or before October 1 and parents must be Bayonne residents. Students will be placed on a first come, first serve basis in order of completed registration


    The registration opportunity
    (Pre-K3 only) has closed for SY 2023-2024.


    All Bayonne School District Pre K offerings are expressly dependent upon and subject to, the availability of NJ Department of Education (NJDOE) funds to the Bayonne School District. Offerings are subject to change based on NJDOE funding for the 2023-2024 year. 

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  • The Bayonne School District offers Pre K3 programs at the following locations: 


    Community Day Nursery

    591 Broadway, Bayonne

    Jennifer Monteiro, Director

    (201) 437-6333


    Jewish Community Center

    1050 JFK Boulevard, Bayonne

    Ellen Goldberg, Executive Director

    (201) 436-6900


    Lightbrige Academy

    191 Lefante Way, Bayonne

    Shereena Nucum, Director

    (201) 581-2381


    Preschool Playhouse

    625 Avenue C, Bayonne

    Emily Hagdorn, Director

    (201) 455-7122


    Head Start (Income requirement) (Reach out directly to Head Start)

    21 West 8th Street / 557 JFK Blvd., Bayonne

    Rosemary Simnowitz, Director

    (201) 437-7702