Registration

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Contact Information

Registration Office
Hudson High School - Central Office
215 Harry Howard Avenue
Hudson, NY 12534

Nikki DeDominicis, Registrar
Email: dedominicisn@hudsoncsd.org
Phone: 518-828-4360, ext. 2103

Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten

Pre-Kindergarten Applications for the 2018-19 School Year *

Do you have a 4-year-old child, or one who will be 4 years old on or before December 1, 2018? Do you live in the HUDSON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT?

If you answered “YES” to these questions, we are currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program and the Targeted Pre-Kindergarten (TPK) program. (Please note that no transportation is provided for these programs.)

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UPK is a half day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4-years-old or will be by December 1, 2018. There is one A.M. and one P.M. class (with a maximum of 18 students each) housed in the new primary wing at the Montgomery C. Smith School, and they are staffed by district employees.

TPK is an income-based full day program open to students who reside in the Hudson City School District and are currently 4-years-old or will be by December 1, 2018. The classroom will be housed in the new primary wing at the Montgomery C. Smith School, and is staffed by Questar employees.


For more information or a registration packet, please contact Nikki DeDominicis at 518-828-4360, ext. 2103.

* Please note that children entering pre-kindergarten in September 2018 will attend school at the Montgomery C. Smith School (102 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson) in the newly constructed primary wing.

UPK & TPK Registration Forms

If you are registering your child for Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) or Targeted Pre-Kindergarten (TPK), please print and complete the following forms and return them to Nikki DeDominicis, Registrar, in person or by mail (215 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson NY 12534):

Parents/guardians of pre-kindergarten students are encouraged to download and review the Universal Pre-Kindergarten Parent Handbook (PDF), which contains information about the program goals and policies.


Kindergarten Screenings for 2018-19 School Year *

Beginning on Monday, March 5, 2018, we will be conducting screenings for students entering kindergarten in September 2018. Children must be five years of age or older on or before December 1, 2018 to be eligible to enter kindergarten this coming fall. Students must also reside within the Hudson City School District.

kindergartenScreenings will take place from Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 23, 2018. Please use this Kindergarten Screening Appointment Form (PDF) to let us know your preferences for a screening date and return to the John L. Edwards Primary School main office as soon as possible. All attempts will be made to honor your first choice, however the screening slots fill up quickly and the date/time of your choice may be full if you delay. Please contact the main office at 518-828-4360, ext. 4317 if you have any questions.

You will need the following documents to register your child: your child’s birth certificate; proof of residency (such as a utility bill); photo ID; custody documents (if applicable); and proof of up-to-date immunizations.

* Please note that children entering kindergarten in September 2018 will attend school at the Montgomery C. Smith School (102 Harry Howard Avenue, Hudson) in the newly constructed primary wing.

K-12 Registration Information

Registration Information (K-12)

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To register a student, please print and complete ALL documents, including the Health Form and Home Language Questionnaire. They are part of the registration packet. Please be sure to read carefully, and complete and sign all forms where required:

  • Complete Student Registration Packet (PDF) -- Includes registration information/forms, Home Language Questionnaire, medical forms (e.g., release of records, physical, medication), and transportation forms.

Registration Forms are also available at all district buildings or in the Registration Office.

Please return completed forms and supporting documentation to:

Hudson City School District Administrative Offices
ATTN: Registrar
215 Harry Howard Ave
Hudson, NY 12534

Or call 518-828-4360, ext. 2103 to make alternate arrangements.


Important Vaccine Information

Beginning September 1, 2016, students entering 7th and 12th grades must be vaccinated against meningococcal disease in order to attend school in New York State. Learn more about the meningococcal vaccine school requirement on the NYS Department of Health website, or download this one-page fact sheet