Elementary School


Kindergarten Admissions 

If you have not applied for kindergarten, please contact your zoned school and any other schools of interest in order to submit an application.

    Kindergarten Admissions

    If your child was born in 2009, you can still apply to kindergarten. Families who did not participate in Kindergarten Admissions can still go to their zoned school and other schools of interest to apply. To find out your options:

    If you have questions or concerns, contact us at KindergartenConnect@schools.nyc.gov.

    Choice Districts

    Districts 1, 7, and 23 are choice districts, which means they do not have zoned schools. If you live in one of these districts, you should check out the Choice District Directories and find out what schools you can apply to.

    Charter Schools

    New York City’s nearly 200 charter schools give families additional public school options. Read the Charter School Directory to learn more about the charter schools in all five boroughs and how to apply.

    Students with Disabilities

    Students with disabilities apply to kindergarten through Kindergarten Admissions in the same way as their non-disabled peers. Read more.