New Jersey Poetry Out Loud school registration is now closed and will re-open mid-May, 2018

The 2018-19 Regional Schedule will be posted in June 2018. The schedule for the 2017-18 NJPOL Program is below.

These dates can also be found on the NJPOL Website in the Important Dates section.

(Note that some dates have already passed)

November 2017
17th | Deadline for schools to register for NJPOL

January 2018
19th | Deadline to register the NJPOL School Champion for regional competitions.

February 2018
Regional Competition Dates (note snow dates):
Region 1 (Rutgers-Camden): Thursday, February 8th. Snow Date: Thursday, February 15th
Region 2 (Appel Farm): Wednesday, February 21st. Snow Date: Friday, February 23rd
Region 3 (Count Basie): Tuesday, February 6th. Snow Date: Monday, February 26th
Region 4 (Mayo): Monday, February 12th. Snow Date: Monday, February 26th
Region 5 (SOPAC): Wednesday, February 7th. Snow Date: Wednesday, February 28th
Region 6 (Bergen County College): Friday, February 9th. Snow Date: Tuesday, February 27th

March 2018
8th | NJPOL State Finals – Ocean County College

April 2018
23rd-25th | 2018 Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, DC