CAPS Central is a public charter school serving Grades K‑12. We open enrollment to all students in New Jersey as space is available; preference is given to students from Plainfield and North Plainfield.

Each year, we follow this timeline:

  • December-March: Fill out the application to enter the lottery for 2024‑2025 — Available now: English | Spanish
  • February: The admission lottery for Kindergarten is held.
  • March: The admission lottery for Grades 1-12 is held.

If you want to submit an application for the current school year (2023‑2024): Please click here.


Call us us at: (908) 668-1000 or
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