......................................... Admissions

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Academies @ Englewood | 274 Knickerbocker Road | Englewood, NJ 07031 | Tel : 201.862.6133 | Fax : 201-833-6168
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  1. Complete the Academies @ Englewood online application form here. Applications are due by Monday, December 3, 2018.

    *Entrance exam date is embedded in the student application. The make-up test date will be available after the testing dates November 17th and November 18th.

    The Makeup Entrance test is Wednesday, November 28th.

    Click here for more information on the Makeup Entrance Exam.

  2. Submit your Academies @ Englewood Admissions Essay using the link here.

  3. Please note, parents/guardians of out-of-district students must file The Notice of Intent to Participate in the School Choice Program with their home district superintendent by Monday, December 3, 2018.
    *Parents/ Guardians may find the Notice of Intent form from the state website, by clicking here.

  4. Applicants must submit two letters of recommendation, one from a middle school math teacher and one from a middle school humanities teacher. Letters must be submitted using the applicant’s school letterhead and emailed to: admissions@epsd.org by the student’s teacher. The subject line must contain the applicant’s first and last name.

  5. Guidance Counselors or School Administrators are requested to complete the Applicant’s District form. You may download that form here.The Applicants District form and transcripts must be emailed to: admissions@epsd.org.

  6. After reviewing the applicant’s admissions file, eligible students will be invited to interview with the admissions committee.





tThe Academies @ Englewood program serves the children of Englewood and Englewood Cliffs as well as students from over 30 Bergen County districts and districts outside Bergen County.

The Interdistrict Public School Choice Program allows students who live outside Englewood and Englewood Cliffs to apply to the Academies @ Englewood. To be eligible, a student must be enrolled at the time of application in a public school of his/her district of residence and must have attended public school in the district of residence for at least one year immediately preceding enrollment in the choice district. (All acceptances are conditional on re-authorization of the Interdistrict Public School Choice Program.)

Englewood and Englewood Cliffs residents are exempt from this requirement; that is, students who live in Englewood or Englewood Cliffs who attend private or parochial school are eligible for admission to the Academies@Englewood.

ATTENTION: All Class of 2023 Application materials are due Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions.