Thank you for your interest in P.S. 340 - The Sixth Avenue Elementary School
Children born in 2019 can apply to Kindergarten between December 5, 2023 - January 19, 2024. Important: We are listed as The Sixth Avenue Elementary School (02M340) in www.MySchools.nyc.
Come Visit Us! Save the Date. There will be a Kindergarten tour for Adults only on January 9, 2024 at 3:30 p.m. You can sign up here for the Kindergarten tour.
We will also host a Pre-K tour in February or March after the Pre-K application opens in January 2024. Dates and sign up will be posted in January.
Applying to Kindergarten and Pre-K for Fall 2024:
You can apply either online through your MySchools account, or by calling 718-935-2009.
All families with children born in 2019 can apply to Kindergarten
All families with children born in 2020 can apply to Pre-K when the application opens in January
For more information on admissions, visit: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/enroll-grade-by-grade .
- Confirm your zoned elementary school using this link.
- Create an account or log into your MySchools account at www.myschools.nyc and check that all information (address, birthday, etc) is correct.
- Very Important - If you have an older sibling who will be at PS 340 in Fall 2024, make sure they are linked together on your account so you can receive sibling priority.
- You can list up to 12 programs on your application in your order of preference.
- Submit your application by the deadline of January 19 for Kindergarten. You should be able to make changes to your application up until the due date. It is not first come, first served so take your time.
Admissions Priority: In District 2, priority admissions go to students who live in the zone. If space allows, students living outside the zone may be offered a seat off the waitlist in the following order:
- Non-zoned students who will have a sibling at PS 340 in Fall 2024
- Current non-zoned Pre-K Students (for kindergarten applicants)
- All other non-zoned students who live in District 2
- Non zoned students who live outside of District 2
Gifted and Talented: PS 340 does not have a G&T program at our school.
All Other Registrations: Families living in the PS 340 zone with children entering First through Fifth grade should contact Reni, the Parent Coordinator (917-305-1000) or email Reni@ps340.org.
For more information on the Admissions process please visit the DOE pages:
- Kindergarten admissions: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/enroll-grade-by-grade/kindergarten
- Pre-K admissions: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/enroll-grade-by-grade/pre-k