Kindergarten and Lower Grades Open House


Current School Year 2019-20 

Once your child moves into the 276 school zone, please come into the main office to register.  Below, please see the documents you will need to bring with you.


Next School Year 2020-21

PreK - 5th Grade


If you have a child born in 2016, PreK registration is open from February 5, 2020 through  March 16, 2020 on More information is available on the NY Department of Education (NYDOE) website.

We have eighteen PreK spots at 276 and dismissal for PREK is at 2:30 PM. Our after- school program is run by Manhattan Youth, but Manhattan Youth does not offer after-school for PreK.  


If you have a child born in 2015, please register for Kindergarten on The application deadline was January 21, 2019. More information is available on the NY Dept. of Education (NYDOE) website. We also have catalogs in the PS276 main office and see the information below

1st- 5th GRADE

Registration will open at 276 on June 2, 2020, at 8:30 AM on a first-come basis.


In order to get sibling priority for PS276, please make sure you indicate this on the application by adding your older child’s name and Student ID/OSIS#. Sibling priority does not apply if the older sibling is currently in 8th grade.    


Your child(ren) should live in our school zone (south of Liberty/west of Broadway).

Please see the list below of documents you must submit. If your child has been attending a NYC public school, please bring in your child’s OSIS# (found on their report card).

Please see Erica Foley Weldon  or Sabrina Raza-Wiese


What to Bring/advise for PRE-Registration- if you are missing any of the following documents you will need to come back to register:

1) Bring your child’s OSIS# if they attended a NYC public school.

2) Child’s original birth certificate or passport

3) Child’s most recent immunization records

4) Your child’s most recent report card from their previous school

5) Please advise If your child received any physical, medical or special education (IEP) services at their previous school

6) Please advise if your child may need ELL (English language learner) services at school.

7) Please bring your child’s most recent NYC public school IEP (Individual education plans) if applicable

8) Bring 2-3 proofs of address from the following list:

A) A residential utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident’s name issued by Con Edison must be dated within the past 60 days

B) Documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state or local government agency, including the IRS,NYCHA, HRA, ACS, or an ACS subcontractor indicating the resident’s name and address; must be dated within the past 60 days

C) An original lease agreement, deed or mortgage statement for the residence

D) A current property tax bill for the residence or a home insurance bill.

E) If new to the zone, you can provide a NOTARIZED letter from the managing agent of the building stating that you and your child live At the address along with a copy of your signed and dated lease.

F) Official payroll documentation from an employer such as a form submitted for tax withholding purposes or payroll receipt; must be dated within the past 60 days

G) A valid driver’s license with your new address printed on the license, NYC ID or voters registration

If your child has an IEP or needs special education support and they have never attended a NYC public school please make sure you bring in their most recent evaluation or visit NYC Department of education CSE at 333 7th avenue @29th street 7th floor.