If you are interested in attending the Mendham Borough School District's Pre-School program held at Hilltop School, please refer to the following contact information:

Mrs. MaryAnne Collins, Administrative Assistant for Special Services

(; 973-543-4175, ext. 138).  Mrs. Collins is the primary point of contact for any potential preschool families and will work with families throughout the entire process, including mandatory paperwork.

Registration for the 2023-2024 school year is now closed. Registration applications for the 2024-2025 school year will be accepted during the months of September 2023 through December 2023. All applications will be placed in a lottery that will be held at our January 2024 Board of Education meeting. If you have any questions please contact the Mendham Borough School District, Child Study Team Office; 12 Hilltop Road, Mendham, NJ 07945.  

Please note the Hilltop Cubs Preschool program runs daily from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. consistent with the Hilltop Elementary School Calendar.

PART 1 Application, Birth Certificate, Deposit

  • Click here to print and complete the Preschool Program ApplicationThere are limited spots available. To expedite the process and have the best opportunity at securing a spot in our program, return the completed application to: Mendham Borough School District, Child Study Team Office; 12 Hilltop Road, Mendham, NJ 07945.

  • You must also enclose a copy of your child's birth certificate with the completed application.

  • Upon enrollment, a $100 deposit will be requested. The deposit of $100.00 does not apply to Mendham Borough students requiring special services.

PART 2 Residency Documentation

  • The following is the documentation confirming residency that families must bring when registering:

    Your child's birth certificate;


    • Three (3) of the following:

      • Mortgage Statement

      • Certificate of Occupancy

      • Homeowner's Insurance

      • Tax Bill

      • Lease

      • Deed

      • Gas or Electric bill

    All documents must be originals. Our school's main office will make a copy of these documents for your child's permanent student file and promptly return your originals to you.

PART 3 Health Forms

Families registering their child for preschool must also submit the following:

We thank you for your interest in The Mendham Borough School District's Preschool Program at Hilltop School and look forward to working with you.  Families will be notified of student placement in early spring.  If there are additional openings, after that date, it will be on a first come first serve basis.

Please note: Our administration reviews all required & annual forms for students yearly; and may need registrants to complete additional paperwork.