Traphagen Elementary School

Where the Future Begins


  •                                                               Welcome to Kindergarten  

    Kindergarten Registration will be done Online for the Waldwick Public Schools for the 2024-2025 school year.


    The Registration Portal will be open  January 1, 2024 through January 31, 2024.  

    To be eligible for the September 2024 Kindergarten Class, children must be 5 years old on or before October 1, 2024. 

    Parents or guardians must email copies, fax or drop off at the school, their child's birth certificate or other acceptable proof of age*, record of immunizations, two approved proofs of residency*, along with the printed page from the on-line registration portal. (The list of required documents may be found by clicking on the link below to begin.)

    Please Note:  Please email all required documents to Mrs. Mendillo, Secretary at or fax to the Traphagen Office at 201-445-7196. If you would like to drop them off in person, please call the school to make an appointment.

    Children must have a completed physical and eye examination after September 1, 2023.  Children must have written documentation of the month, day and year of all required immunizations. (Print-outs from parent portals are not accepted.)

    Click Here to Begin!

  • Pre School News  

     The Waldwick Public School District is currently accepting applications for the

    2024/2025 Half Day Pre-K Program

    Please see the links below for information: 

    Pre-K Information Letter

    Pre-K Application Form

    Completed applications can be emailed to

    or mailed to:

    Traphagen School 

    Attn: Pre-K Application

    153 Summit Avenue

    Waldwick, NJ 07463 




  •        Supply List  

    The Classroom Supply Lists for 2023-2024 can be found here.