Kindergarten Admissions

If you missed the deadline to apply to kindergarten, you can still add your child to our waitlist online with

How do I accept my offer and register? 

Welcome to PS/IS 180!  


We are so excited that your child received an offer to our program in the fall.  We would love to hear from you about your decision.  Please let us know as soon as you can.  You can accept the offer in your MySchools account.  


Once you accept, the next step is to complete as much of the registration process as soon as possible.  You can register electronically by following the directions below OR you may register in person at 180 Monday-Friday between the hours of 1:00pm and 3:30pm.

Click to view kindergarten registration information.


All registration forms and copies of documents can be sent to Ms. Nelson, our wonderful school secretary, at



If you are BRAND new to 180, please complete all forms, including sending a copy of the Acceptance Letter, Proof of Address, Birth Certificate or Passport, and Immunization Records to process the registration in our system.   


If your child attended PK at 180, you only need to send/bring a copy of the acceptance letter, emergency contact form, and updated immunization.


If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Nelson at 212-678-2849.

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How to Apply to Kindergarten

Families with children who will enter kindergarten should apply to kindergarten online, over the phone, or in-person at a Family Welcome Center. 

You can apply to kindergarten in one of three ways:

  1. Apply Online, in ten languages

  2. Over the phone by calling 718-935-2400

Interpretation services are available in over 200 languages for the over-the-phone. 


For more information, visit the DOE's website

Contact Us for Additional Support & Information:

PS 180 Parent Coordinator

PS 180 Assistant Principal, Lower Grades