• Application Process: The deadline for entry in Fall 2017 has passed, and we are no longer accepting applications.  The 2018-19 application will be available in late  September 2017. Information sessions for 18-19 are listed below. 

    2018-2019 Entry Deadlines -

    1. Download and complete an "Intent to Participate" Form and submit it to your resident district by December 1st. (Tier 1 students only; Tier 2 students, students already in a choice program, and charter school students do not need to complete an Intent to Participate Form.)
    2. Complete the MHRD School Choice Online Application (available in late September) and submit, along with a copy of your IEP, ISP,  or 504 plan (if applicable) by December 1st.
    3. Submit  Magnet and IB Supplemental Materials and records if applying for Magnet and/or IB Programs along with application by December 1st.
    4. Admissions testing for the Magnet and IB Programs will take place on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at Morris Hills High School. All dual applicants to MCST Academies and MHRD Magnet/IB Programs will also test on this date. 
    5. Interviews for Magnet and IB candidates will take place by appointment on December 4th and 5th in the Morris Knolls HS Guidance Office. 
    6. An admissions lottery for the General HS Program will be conducted at Morris Knolls HS in the Board Conference Room at 4:30 PM on December 13th and acceptance letters for all three programs will be sent out by December 15th.  (Applicants are welcome to attend the lottery but it is not required.)
    7. If you are accepted and wish to attend, you must submit the “Intent to Enroll” form by January 5, 2018.
    8. MHRD will contact your home district to assist you in making transportation arrangements.
    Application Forms
    Deadlines and Important Dates for 2018-19 Entry


    October 11, 2017
    Magnet/IB/School Choice Information Session
    at Morris Knolls High School Auditorium, 7 PM
    October 17, 2017
    Magnet/IB/School Choice Information Session at Morris Hills High School Auditorium, 7 PM (Identical to October 11 Program)
    October 26, 2017
    Science Night at Morris Hills High
    School Science Wing, 7 PM (Optional)
    December 1, 2017
    School Choice/Magnet/IB Application Deadline
    All Materials must be received by Morris Hills Regional District by this date.
    December 2, 2017
    Admissions Testing for Magnet and IB, 8:30 AM,
    Morris Hills High School Cafeteria
     (SNOW DATE: December 9th)
    December 4-5, 2017
    Admissions Interviews for Magnet and IB, 3:45 - 7 PM,
    Morris Knolls HS Guidance (by appointment only)
     (SNOW DATES: December 6-7)
    December 13, 2017
    General High School Lottery, Board Office, Morris Knolls campus 
    December 15, 2017
    Admissions Decisions Mailed Out
    January 5, 2018
    Intent to Enroll /Response Forms Due