Welcome to the NYC Department of Education's online application website.
Gifted & Talented Update:
The G&T application period is now closed. Please call the Office of Student Enrollment at 718-935-2009 with any questions about your application.
Kindergarten Update: The deadline to submit a Kindergarten Application was January 19, 2018. The Late Kindergarten Application period has also closed. If you live in NYC and your child was born in 2013, your child is eligible to attend Kindergarten in September 2018. If you did not submit a Kindergarten Application, please email ESEnrollment@schools.nyc.gov or call 718-935-2009 for more information.
Pre-K for All:
Please note that the pre-K application period is now closed. To learn about available options for your child, please send us your contact information. An enrollment specialist will reach out to you soon with information. You can also directly contact programs of interest to inquire about availability. For more information, visit our website at www.nyc.gov/prek.
3-K for All
The 3-K for All Application Period is now closed. If you applied to 3-K for All before the May 11 deadline, you will receive your letter in late May.
Your child may also be eligible for EarlyLearn NYC programs, which offer Child Care and Head Start programming for children across NYC from six weeks to four years old. Eligibility is determined by income. To find an EarlyLearn NYC program near you, please visit the Early Learn Finder.
LYFE is a NYC Department of Education program that provides free early childhood education to the children (between 6 weeks to 4 years old, who are not yet eligible for Pre-K for All) of student parents enrolled a DOE school or program. If you or someone you know wants to learn more, please visit http://lyfenyc.org/.