• Application Process: 
     This page will be updated shortly with 2021-2022 admissions information.  Thank you for your patience. 

    2020-2021 Entry Deadlines -

    1. Download and complete an "Intent to Participate" Form and submit it to your resident district by December 3rd. (Tier 1 students only; In-district students, 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 September) and submit, along with a copy of your IEP, ISP,  or 504 plan (if applicable) by December 3rd.
    3. Submit  Magnet or IB Supplemental Materials and records if applying for Magnet or IB Program along with application by December 3rd (These forms will be submitted electronically.)
    4. Admissions testing for the Magnet/IB Programs will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at Morris Hills High School. Applicants who are applying to both Magnet/IB and any MCST Academy will take the majority of their admissions tests with MCST and any additional needed tests for Magnet and IB on December 7th. 
    5. An admissions lottery for the General HS Program will be conducted at Morris Knolls HS in the Board Conference Room at 10 AM on December 18th and acceptance letters for all three programs will be sent out by December 20th.  (Applicants are welcome to attend the lottery but it is not required.)
    6. If you are accepted and wish to attend, you must submit the “Intent to Enroll” form by January 6, 2020.
    7. MHRD will contact your home district to assist you in making transportation arrangements.
    Application Forms
    Deadlines and Important Dates for 2020-2021 Entry


    October 10, 2019
    Magnet/IB/School Choice Information Session
    at Morris Knolls High School Auditorium, 7 PM
    October 15, 2019
    Magnet/IB/School Choice Information Session at Morris Hills High School Auditorium, 7 PM (Identical to October 10 Program)
    October 24, 2019
    Science Night at Morris Knolls High
    School Science Wing, 7 PM (Optional)
    December 3, 2019
    School Choice/Magnet/IB Application Deadline
    All Materials must be received by Morris Hills Regional District by this date.
    December 7, 2019
    Admissions Testing for Magnet/ IB, 8:30 AM,
    (check in begins at 8 AM), Morris Hills High School Cafeteria
     (SNOW DATE: December 14th)
     December 18, 2019
    General High School Lottery, 10 AM, Board Office, Morris Knolls campus 
    December 20, 2019
    Admissions Decisions Mailed Out 
    January 6, 2020
    Intent to Enroll /Response Forms Due  
    January 17, 2020 Students' resident districts notified of Choice enrollment at MHRD