• Applications are now being accepted for the Montgomery Township School District Cubs Club Preschool Program for children ages 3-5.  The program runs five days half-days per week.   Students will have the opportunity to grow and develop with peers in the areas of social skills, play skills, language skills, motor skills and early academic skills.  Children must turn three on or before October 1, 2021 to enter the 3 year old class and four on or before October 1, 2021 to enter the 4 year old class.  Class sizes will be limited to 17 students per class. Children will be selected for participation in the program through a lottery system.

    The preschool program will consist of the morning class (for 3-year-olds), which runs from 9:20-12:10 and the afternoon class (for 4-year-olds), which runs from 1:10-3:45.  The instructional staff in the classroom will include one certified teacher and at least one instructional aide.  

    Students currently participating in the three year old class are offered priority placement in the four year old class for the 2021-2022 school year.  Siblings of children who are or have been students in the Cubs Club program are also offered priority placement in the program. To be considered for priority placement, applications must be received by March 16, 2021.

    Transportation is included in monthly tuition. 

    Applications to be considered for the lottery will be accepted beginning February 8, 2020 through March 16, 2021.  Students eligible for priority placement will be offered placement first.  With the spots remaining, a lottery drawing will be held to determine student acceptance into the program. Families will be informed as to whether or not their child is offered a spot in the program by April8th. Applications received after March 16th will be offered placement into the program on a first-come, first-served basis if openings in the classes remain.  All other applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

    If your child is offered placement in the program, completion of the registration process including non-refundable deposit of one month’s tuition ($475.00) will be required no later than May 14, 2021.

    Transportation is included in the tuition for the program.  You may choose not to use our transportation. However, monetary compensation is not provided.

    Click here to access the two-page Cubs Club Preschool Application for the 2021-2022 school year. (Please note, the program application is two pages; both pages must be completed and submitted for consideration into the program).

    Orchard Hill Elementary School

    • via email to
    • via fax to Attention: Jennifer Petruso at 609-466-7690
    • by mail to Orchard Hill Elementary School
    244 Orchard Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    Attention: Jennifer Petruso

    Additional information is available by contacting Jennifer Petruso in the Office of Special Services at Orchard Hill Elementary School at 609-466-7605.