Come Grow With Us

UPDATE - As of April 10th


Our deadline for new students has passed. Those that were selected in the blind lottery have been notified.


If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please fill out the form below:



If you are looking to reenroll your child currently attending NBFA, please use the correct form below.

Come Grow With Us


Applications to enter the 2020-2021 Blind Lottery for enrollment at New Beginning’s Family Academy will be available starting Thursday, Jan. 2. When enrollment opens the form will be available for download on this page or at our offices at 184 Garden St. The lottery will be held April 10th. If you have any questions, please contact the main office at 203-384-2897 or email enroll@nbfacademy.org.


Who is Eligible

Any resident of Connecticut is eligible to participate in our Lottery. Applications are accepted for children entering pre-school (3 and 4-year-olds) through the 8th grade. Currently, 482 students from Bridgeport and surrounding communities are enrolled at NBFA.

Open Houses

New Beginnings Family Academy is planning to hold an open house on Sunday, March 8. More details will be posted here as they become available.


Families of students currently enrolled are given preference for any siblings wishing to enroll in the Fall of 2020.

The Waiting List

The 2020-2021 Waiting List will remain in effect until the next lottery begins in 2021.  New applications must be submitted each year, as names on the Waiting List will not be held over to the next year’s lottery.