Open Enrollment

Open to new students living in the town of Phillipsburg


Head Start Fisher- 535 Fisher Avenue, Phillipsburg NJ 08865

Head Start Roseberry - 604 Roseberry Street, Phillipsburg NJ 08865

ABC Playschool- 239 Warren Street, Phillipsburg NJ 08865

Early Childhood Learning Center - 459 Center Street, Phillipsburg NJ 08865


To register your child for the 2020-2021 Preschool Year please contact Tammy Frank at our Board of Education Office to schedule an appointment. She can be reached at (908) 454-3400 ext. 1000. Please bring the following information to register your child: (1) Child's original Birth Certificate, (2) Immunization Record, (3) 4 proofs of Phillipsburg residency {Deed/Mortgage statement or Lease/Affidavit, Photo ID or current NJ Driver's License/County ID/Passport, and two current utility bills with name and address}. If you need to pick up a packet please stop by the Early Childhood Learning Center or the Board of Education Office. If you have any questions please contact Sara Darmstadt at (908) 454-3400 ext. 3022 or email her at

NOTE: Child must be 3 years on or before October 1, 2020. Child does not have to be potty trained.


The Phillipsburg School District is responsible to locate, identify and evaluate all children living in Phillipsburg, ages 3-21, who may be disabled. Included in the district's "Child Find" are all preschool children from 3-5 years of age and children who are highly mobile, such as immigrant and homeless students. For further information contact 1-800-322-8174