Kindergarten and PreK Admissions

For enrollment information visit the Department of Education Website.  

*Please note: These dates are subject to change. Any changes will be announced and communicated directly to families. Sign up for updates here(Open external link).

Kindergarten (and Kindergarten Gifted & Talented) Admissions

  • Tuesday, December 5, 2023: Kindergarten and Kindergarten G&T Application Opens 
  • Friday, January 19, 2024: Kindergarten and Kindergarten G&T Application Closes 
  • Wednesday, March 27, 2024: Kindergarten and Kindergarten G&T Offer Release

3-K and Pre-K Admissions

  • Wednesday, January 10, 2024: 3-K and Pre-K Applications Open 
  • Friday, March 1, 2024: 3-K and Pre-K Applications Close 
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2024: Pre-K Offer Release 
  • Thursday, May 16, 2024: 3-K Offer Release 

Gifted & Talented (G&T) Upper Grade Admissions

  • Monday, April 15, 2024: G&T Upper Grade Application Opens 
  • Friday, May 3, 2024: G&T Upper Grade Application Closes 
  • Wednesday, June 12, 2024: G&T Upper Grade Offer Release


Questions about kindergarten admissions, offers, and waitlists? Learn more by visiting the DOE  website, or call us at 718-935-2009.

Visit the links for updated information on kindergarten admissions, and for Pre-K admissions.

For information on enrolling your child into a public school for all grades, you can visit the NY Department of Education Website: or call 718-935-2009.  

You can contact PS 34 for assistance and speak to Ms. Deise Kowalski Parent Coordinator at 718-389-5842 or email