Parent Resouces

Register your child for school: Registration Information
The resources below can assist in supporting your family through the educational process.

Statewide Assessment Testing Schedule

High School Graduation Requirements

NJ School Performance Reports  Annual Report of school performance from NJDOE
Parents' Guide to NJSLA          Parent Guide to NJ Student Learning Assesment
Student Attendance Student attendance Requirements and permitted religious holidays
STARS & CASPER Morning & afternoon child-care program offered to JCPS students for a fee.

SPECIAL EDUCATION Understand how the process works, your rights, and what to expect for your child.
Resources to help your student at home
A digital literacy program that provides K-8 students with access to thousands of enhanced fiction and nonfiction digital books. It also creates individual dashboards for students based on their specific interests and reading ability with e-books in a variety of formats, including picture books, graphic novels and character books. Log in information can be obtained from your child's school.
My Pearson Training
Reading Street (K-5)
Moving with Math
Web Resources:

Working Papers -- A guide for parents whose children are seeking work.

New Jersey Department of Education Families' Portal
Better understand New Jersey's educational priorities.
Office of Higher Education
Comprehensive information about NJ public colleges and universities.
Federal Student Aid
Learn about and apply for financial aid for higher education needs.
NJ Parent Link - The Early Childhood, Parenting, and Professional Resource Center
Information and services to expectant parents and families with young children.
Department of Human Services
DHS serves seniors, individuals, and families with low incomes; people with mental illnesses, addictions, and disabilities.
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network - SPAN
Resource for learning, sharing, and connecting about the education, development, and healthcare needs of children.

Community Outreach Services A comprehensive list of various community agencies throughout JC and Hudson County.

Jersey City's Office of Diversity & Inclusion