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100 Linden Avenue
Irvington, N.J. 07111
Dr. Jeff White 
Chief School Administrator

Enrollment Information




Burch Charter School of Excellence (BCSE) is currently accepting pre-registration information from interested parents. 

We limit the number of students in each grade to 60. We do this so that each class has the optimal student-to-teacher ratio. 

Registration for 2019/20 school year will begin on Monday, November 12, 2019.  Registration will take place, Monday thru Friday from 8:00am-9:00am and 2:00pm-3:00pm in the main office. Also, we will begin taking online applications on the same date. The Lottery will take place on Monday, January 7, 2019, @ 6:00pm. in the school gymnasium.

Or you can register on-line HERE .


 Please follow these steps to complete the registration process:

1.  Fill out your pre-registration form and mail or bring it to: 

Burch Charter  School of Excellence
100 Linden Avenue
Irvington, NJ 07111

2.  You will receive a lottery number via mail or in person

3.  Announcement of lottery day, date and time will follow

4.  Pre-acceptance letters will be sent out following the lottery

5.  Upon completion and submission of all required documentation, your child(ren) will be fully enrolled.


This information is required to complete enrollment of your child(ren) in the Burch Charter School of Excellence

1.  Birth certificate or passport or visa card or green card

2.  Immunization record (must include tuberculin test wirh results)

3.  Physical examination from your child's doctor

4.  Proof of residency, may include:

  • Cable Bill (Must be current)
  • PSE&G bill (Must be current)
  • Lease or Mortgage statement (Must be current)

5.  A photocopy of previous IEP for special education students, if applicable

6.  Custody or guardianship papers, if applicable

7.  Completed registration form

8. Transfer from an Irvington Public School


Incomplete registration packets will not be accepted. If you have any questions about the registration process, please call the school office: (973) 373-3223

Email:  bcse@burchcharterschool.org

All registration packets can be brought into the main office, Monday through Friday, 8:30am - 3:00pm.