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Admissions for 2017-2018

Pride Academy Charter School is now accepting admission applications for students who will be in grades 5 to 8 in tne 2017-2018 school year. Apply now and join us at our next admissions lottery on Dates.

To apply, follow these steps:

Families who are on our wait list for the current year should submit a new application for the 2017-2018 year.

For further details about our admission policies and procedures, refer to our guidelines, send email to, or contact us.

1. Complete an Application Form

To apply for admission, print and complete an application form for each child that you wish to enroll.

Application Application
English Spanish

(You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to print the application form.)

Mail or fax the completed and signed application to:

117 Elmwood Avenue
(between Shepard Ave & Madonna Place)
East Orange, New Jersey 07018
Phone: 973-672-3200
Fax: 973-672-3207

Walk-in applications are also accepted at our lotteries but please come early to complete an application form.

2. Participate in our Admissions Lottery

Students will be selected for admission at random by lottery. Our next lottery for admission to the 2017-2018 school year has been scheduled for:

To be announced

While attendance at the lottery is encouraged, it is not mandatory since successful applicants will receive an acceptance letter from Pride Academy after the lottery.

3. Register at Pride

When you receive an acceptance letter, the next step in the application process is to register for the 2017-2018 school year. Please fill in the data requested in the application letter and come to the school to pick up a registration packet.

When you come in to register, you will need to bring a number of documents to ensure that your registration can be successfully completed. A detailed list of registration steps and the documents that you need to bring is given in our registration guidelines.

Please contact us if you have any questions about our admissions or registration procedures.