Non-Resident Students

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Non-Resident Students


Thank you for your interest in the Suffern Central School District!

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Admissions Process

Applications for the 2019 – 20 school year are now being accepted for non-resident students in grades K-12.   Download link is a PDF and may require the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. Visit the Adobe website to download the free Acrobat Reader (

Download 2019-20 Non-Resident Application

Submit the completed application via email to Assistant Superintendent Lawrence Mautone. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applicants who have submitted a complete application can expect to hear from the District within approximately two weeks of submission.

The decision on whether a non-resident student will be admitted to the District on a tuition basis will be made in the sole discretion of the District in accord with Board policy. View Board Policy 5152: Admission of Non-Resident Students for additional details. 



The tuition rate for the 2019-20 school year is:

  • $7,000 for Grades K-5
  • $11,000 for Grades 6-12

Tuition must be made by check. 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Are NJ residents eligible to enroll?
Yes. Students who live in New Jersey may apply for admission.

 Can non-resident students join clubs and try out for sports teams?
Yes. Non-residents students in good standing are entitled to participate in all athletic and extracurricular activities as residents.

 Is transportation provided for non-resident students?
No. Transportation to/from school, athletics, and extracurricular activities is the responsibility of the student’s parent/guardian. Suffern Central School District will not provide transportation for non-residents.

The last day of school for Suffern Central will be Monday, June 15. Click here for more information.

El último día de clases para Suffern Central será el lunes 15 de junio. Haga clic aquí para obtener más información.