Kindergarten-3rd Grade Admissions
Kindergarten - 3rd grade Admissions for the 2024–25 School Year
2023-2024 Kindergarten-3rd Grade Offers:
Enrollment for the 2023-2024 school year has ended. Our classes are fully enrolled.
2024-2025 Kindergarten-3rd Grade Offers:
The Department of Education has published the schedule for admissions for both Kindergarten and also grade 1-3 Gifted and Talented at:
Two Open Houses for incoming Kindergarten are tentatively scheduled as follows (no registration required for either):
- In-person Open House - Wednesday, January 10th, 2024 6:00-7:15 pm
- Virtual Open House (zoom link to follow) - Wednesday, January 17th, 2024 6:00-7:00 pm
The Anderson School does not enroll new students into grades 4 or 5.
All admissions decisions are made by the Department of Education. Anderson does not have a direct role in this process.
For questions other than waitlist position, please contact the Community Coordinator, Donna Smiley, at (email@example.com)
Transportation is available to students in accordance with the eligibility guidelines of the Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT) Enrollment in a public elementary school, including for Gifted & Talented programs/schools does NOT guarantee school bus service. (Students who are eligible for specialized transportation - "door-to-door" bus service based on an IEP will receive bus service.) Read more about K-5 transportation.
Arts and Athletics is our new K-5 afterschool provider. They have a moderate fee structure and offer some scholarships. Included are academic, athletic and artistic classes as well as homework help. Afterschool begins when school ends and runs until 5:45 PM. You can read about their program at https://artsandathletics.org/additional-info/afterschool-classes/?loc=334. The Anderson School offers some programs for free: academic support (3-8), and Manhattan Youth Afterschool (6-8) which includes sports teams & clubs.
If you have read this page and visited the Department of Education's website and still have questions about the application process, contact Anderson's Parent Coordinator, Ana Crenovich: ACrenovich@schools.nyc.gov or Community Coordinator, Donna Smiley: firstname.lastname@example.org