Admissions - Elementary Grades

Kindergarten Open Houses are done for the 2023 admissions cycle. Please go to the home page and watch the kindergarten slide show. The admissions process for grades 1-3 is still undecided by the Department of Education. We will update this page when we know more.

For more information, please visit:

DOE Virtual Elementary School Admissions Events

Families with children born in 2018, 2019, and 2020 are invited to a DOE virtual information session covering 3-K, pre-K, and kindergarten admissions. After the presentation, there will be time for questions. 

Elementary School Admissions Events

  • How to learn about schools and programs.  
  • How to navigate nyc, the online school directory and application system. 
  • How to get ready now to apply later. 

The content of each event is the same, but different interpretation services will be provided for different events, as follows:  

  • January 26, 2023, 6pm to 7pm| Event held in English. Interpretation provided in: Chinese (Mandarin), French, Urdu 
  • February 1, 2023, 2pm to 3pm| Event held in English. Interpretation provided in: Arabic, Haitian Creole, Russian 
  • February 15, 2023, 6pm to 7pm| Event held in English. Interpretation provided in: Bangla, Korean, Spanish

How to join: 

  • Each event will be hosted live online. Join us on Zoom at the event’s start time here:
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Check your email or visit the day before the first event to find the password and any other information you’ll need to join, as well as how to receive interpretation.