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Dunellen High School has been recognized as one of America's Most Challenging High Schools for 2017 by a Washington Post study.


Dunellen High School is a 2015 1st Team Recipient of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School award.  


News and Announcements

Kindergarten Registration
If you are a Dunellen resident and have a child whose fifth birthday falls on or before October 1, 2018, you may register your child for the 2018-2019 Kindergarten Program at John P. Faber Elementary School.

Hidden-In-Plain-Sight (pdf)
Join us on May 9, 2018 for an informative evening hosted by the Dunellen Municipal Alliance and the Dunellen PTO. At Hidden in Plain Sight you take an interactive tour of a child’s bedroom to what could be there that indicates risky behaviors.

2017-18 Dunellen School Year District Calendar 4-10-18 (pdf)

ESS Source4Teachers
We have partnered with ESS Source4Teachers to manage our substitute program. If you’re interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply or call 877.983.2244 for more information.

Post-Parkland Message - English and Spanish (pdf)
Please read this message from the Superintendent.

Standardized Assessment Schedule

2017-18 Preschool Enrollment (pdf)
Are you interested in enrolling your child in an enhanced preschool environment that meets their social, emotional & physical needs?

Student Accident Insurance (pdf)
Dunellen School District provides student accident insurance coverage for students attending school during the hours and on days when school is in regular session and during any Board of Education approved activity/trip.

DHS Program for Pre-schoolers
Applications are now being accepted for the preschool program at Dunellen High School. The program is open to children who are Dunellen residents, will be 3 years old by October 1, 2009 and are toilet trained.

Understanding Emergency Procedures for Schools
To help you understand the terminology used to describe a school's response to potential crisis and/or drills.

Student Residency Hotline
If you have information related to a student attending our schools that you believe is a non-resident, please leave specific information regarding your suspicion to our anonymous hotline at 732-474-7114. Provide us with as much information as possible such as student name(s), grade, school, and address.

Health and Family Information Pages
Information regarding NJ Family Care, medical forms, and other important health information can be found here.

Family Support has resources to help you support your child’s education, and navigate your school system.