Pre-K and elementary schools / Event: November 30; January 13, 17; February 24
Kindergarten Admissions: The kindergarten application period for the 2017–18 school year will begin on November 30. The deadline for families to submit a kindergarten application online, over the phone, or in person at a Family Welcome Center is January 13. All children born in 2012, who live in New York City, are eligible to apply to kindergarten for the 2017–18 school year. For information about the admissions process as well as action items for principals’ and school staff throughout the year, please review the 2017 Kindergarten Admissions Guidelines.
Kindergarten Directories: Kindergarten directories were posted on the Elementary School Resources page; printed copies of the directory will be delivered to your school by early December.
Host a Kindergarten Open House: If your school is hosting a kindergarten open house or has tour information that you would like to share on the Kindergarten Admissions website, please complete this survey. Open house and tour information will be posted on a rolling basis throughout the application period.
Pre-K Admissions: The pre-K application period for the 2017–18 school year will begin on January 17. The deadline for families to submit a pre-K application is February 24. All children born in 2013, who live in New York City, are eligible to apply to pre-K programs for the 2017-18 school year.