Applying to PS 9 for 2016-17

Everything you need to know to apply for school:


Waitlist Application:

Download an application and submit to our school’s main office via email, fax or in person. Get the application here.



The kindergarten application period is now closed for the 2016-2017 school year. All families that submitted an application on time will get an offer letter in mid-March 2016. Learn more at: 



If your child was born in 2012 and you live in New York City, you can submit an application from January 25-March 4, 2016. All applications received by the March 4 deadline are treated the same—our application process is not first-come, first-served. You can update your application until the March 4 deadline if you have already submitted. All families must submit an application to receive a pre-K offer.

  • Apply Online: Create an account on our application site and submit your application. Online applications are accepted until Friday, March 4, 2016 at 11:59pm. If you do not have an email address and/or do not wish to provide an email address, please apply over the phone or in person.
  • Apply Over the Phone: Call us at 718-935-2067 between 8:00am and 6:00pm, Monday through Friday. Phone applications are accepted until Friday, March 4, 2016 at 6:00pm.
  • Apply In Person: Visit a counselor at a Family Welcome Center from 8:00am to 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Applications are accepted until Friday, March 4, 2016 at 3:00pm.

Interpretation services are available in more than 200 languages for over-the-phone and in-person application submissions. Please request an interpreter if you speak a language other than English.

After you apply, you will receive your pre-K offer letter in early May 2016.

Learn more at:


Applying to Grades 1 through 5:

Visit PS9’s registration page to learn more and download an application:


Gifted & Talented:

All applications to our gifted & talented program must be made through the G&T Enrollment Office. Learn more at:


Just Moved to New York City?:

Learn more about the New York City Public School System at:


Contact us at PS9:

Community Associate- Carol Sheldrake Hernandez 718.638.3260 X 1302 /

Parent Coordinator, Charmaine Derrell-Jacob 718.638.3260 X 1121/347.563.5324 (cell) /

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