Enrollment Help

Need a school? We're here to support:

  • New Students

    If you are new to New York City public schools or need help with the enrollment process, visit the New Students page to learn more.

  • Family Welcome Centers

    Contact Family Welcome Centers to get help with enrollment and admissions.

  • Meeting Student Needs

    Our schools warmly welcome and serve all NYC students, including students with disabilities, students learning English, students with accessibility needs, and students in temporary housing, as well as LGBTQ students.

  • Enrollment Forms

    Find forms that school staff and Family Welcome Centers provide to families for enrollment, registration, and more.

  • Transfers

    Learn about different ways to transfer, what to do, and what documentation you might need to request a transfer.

  • Home Schooling

    You must make a Statement of Intent to home-school your child by July 1, or within 14 days of beginning a home instruction program.

  • Non-Resident Enrollment

    If you live outside of New York City’s five boroughs (Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island), you can apply to enroll in a DOE public school.