Attend an It's Elementary! Event

Start your child's journey in NYC Public Schools—make one plan for Pre-K, Kindergarten and Gifted & Talented Admissions at this event.

Research High Schools on NYC School Finder

Find 12 choices for your High School Application on your mobile or desktop device.

Sign Up to Test for Gifted & Talented

Sign your child up to test if you’re interested in a kindergarten through third grade G&T placement for September 2017!

Get Help Finding a Pre-K Program

You can still find a pre-K program for fall 2016—fill out the get-in-touch form and and someone will call you to help you explore your options.

2017 Middle School Directory Available

Use the Middle School Directory to start the admissions process and find middle school programs that fit your needs. Available in translation.


Find out more about pre-K programs available at district schools and NYC Early Education Centers.

Gifted & Talented

Read about Gifted & Talented Admissions for programs in kindergarten through third grade.

Elementary Schools

Explore your elementary school options. Applying to kindergarten? Find out how to apply now.

New Students

New to New York City Public Schools? Find your public school options.

Middle Schools

Check out the middle schools in your school district. Each district offers unique options.


Find out how to transfer from one NYC public school to another.

High Schools

Learn more about High School Admissions. In New York City, all eighth graders must apply to high school.

Special Programs

Learn about additional programs that can support students in meeting their educational goals.