The Anderson School P. S. 334 is a K-8 public gifted & talented school on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City. If you would like to learn more about The Anderson School, please explore the tabs above.

The Anderson School Virtual Tours 2020:

Anderson Kindergarten - What to Expect

The Anderson School Kindergarten in Pictures

Anderson Middle School Tour


  • G&T test scores were released on April 23, 2020 in MySchools. 
    The Anderson School will post a virtual tour on the Open House/Tours page  soon (still in production) to help you determine your school rankings. If you have questions about the school, please view the FAQs at the bottom of the Admissions K-3 webpage. Additional questions can be directed to Parent Coordinator, Ana Crenovich: or Community Coordinator, Donna Smiley: 

    On April 6, the Governor announced that all public school buildings in New York State will remain closed until May 15. Remote learning is ongoing. Free meals are available at select school buildings. Please check the link below for locations and further updates:

  • Middle school admissions update (4/6/20) Middle school offers for 6th grade have been made through MySchools as of April 6, 2020. Please confirm that you are accepting your seat at The Anderson School (or not) in your MySchools account. If you have any questions, please feel free to direct them to Donna Smiley at (Unfortunately, we cannot give you specific feedback about your child's onsite test until the schools reopen since those materials are at the school.) Middle school waitlists will open in MySchools the week of April 13. Middle School Admissions Update (1/27/20) All admissions testing invitations have been extended to eligible applicants for The Anderson School and testing will conclude on January 30th. The Anderson School ...
    Posted Apr 8, 2020, 7:30 AM by Donna Smiley
  • Middle School Open House dates We will hold two middle school Open Houses for current fifth grade families considering The Anderson School for sixth grade for the 2020-21 school year. You are NOT required to attend an Open House to apply to Anderson. There are no reservations. Please try to arrive on time. The dates are Monday, November 18 and Tuesday, November 26, 2019, from 6:00-7:30 pm. If you cannot attend an Open House, please visit us through photos of some of our classrooms that you'd visit in person as well as printing the same handouts you would receive in person: more details about applying to Anderson, visit ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2019, 2:08 PM by Donna Smiley
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Dear Anderson Community,
We want to stay in contact with you during this Remote Learning period. Please follow guidance from your teachers and read emails from school to stay informed!


Anderson students did really well with the K-6 U1100 winning first place. It was the most points of any team in any section at the entire tournament!K-3 team came in 3rd place while the K-9 team came in 4th.


Anderson students from 5th-8th grade participated in their first New York City middle school quiz bowl championship. Aside from having a tremendous amount of fun, the students had great results. Of the 4 final teams, Anderson claimed 2 spots. In the top 10 individual performance category, Anderson claimed 4 spots. In fact, the 4 Anderson students awarded best performance were the youngest students in the tournament! Now, on to the National Championship in Chicago in May.

Previous Happenings at Anderson: 2014-15 2013-14 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018


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Social emotional well-being is so incredibly important, especially during this time of distant learning and social distancing.  Please make sure to take of yourselves and your children during this time.  Sleep, exercise, meditation, being kind to yourself and others, and practicing gratitude are key!
Below are links to resources that you may find helpful in talking with your children during these times:

Child Mind Institute:


National Association of School Psychologists:


PBS Kids: