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Dunellen High School has been recognized as one of America's Most Challenging High Schools for 2016 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

2016-17 Calendar Revised 4-25-17 (pdf)

2017-18 Dunellen School Year District Calendar (pdf)

2017 PARCC Testing Schedule (pdf)

Kindergarten Registration
If you are a Dunellen resident and have a child whose fifth birthday falls on or before October 1, 2017, you may register your child for the 2017-2018 Kindergarten Program at John P. Faber Elementary School.

2017 PARCC Parent Nights (pdf)
We encourage all parents and guardians to attend our upcoming PARCC forums.

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

2016-2017 Standardized Assessment Schedule
We are looking forward to increasing our participation and achievement on all standardized tests. And we look forward to having you join us to help your children reach their potential.

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. If a parent would like to purchase additional insurance they may contact Bollinger Specialty Group. Attached is a flyer that will direct parents to Bollinger's website for additional information.

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, 2015

Understanding Emergency Procedures for Schools

Student Residency Hotline
The Dunellen Public School District wants to ensure that all students attending our schools are residents of Dunellen.

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. You need not give your name to report information. All calls will be investigated.

In addition to the Student Residency Hotline, residency concerns can also be emailed to

Thank you.

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.