Important Information

If you are interested in registering your child at PS 15, please call (212) 228-8730 or email LSalmon@schools.nyc.gov to arrange a school tour.


If you have not applied to or received an offer to attend PS 15, please visit the Family Resource Center located at the District 1 offices in PS 20, 166 Essex St.

Links & Forms

Dept. of Education Elementary Admissions Overview 

Health Exam Form

What documents do I need to bring to enroll my child?

To register at PS 15, please bring the following:

  • The child that you are registering
  • Child’s birth certificate, passport, or record of baptism which includes the date of birth, or other official document of age (See Chancellor’s Regulation A-101 for documents accepted for proof of age)
  • Immunization records
  • Latest report card/transcript (if available)
  • Individualized Education Program (IEP) and/or 504 Accommodation Plan (if applicable and available)
    • A lease agreement, deed or mortgage statement for the residence
    • A residential utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident’s name issued by a utility company (e.g., National Grid or Con Edison), must be dated within the past 60 days
    • A bill for cable television services provided to the residence; must include the name of the parent and the address of the residence and be dated within the past 60 days
    • Documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state, or local government agency, including the IRS, the City Housing Authority, Human Resources Administration, the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), or an ACS subcontractor or the federal Office of Refugee Settlement, indicating the resident’s name and address, must be dated within the past 60 days
    • A current property tax bill for the residence
    • A water bill for the residence dated within the past 90 days
    • Rent receipt which includes the address of the residence, must be dated within the past 60 days
    • State, city, or other government issued identification (including an IDNYC card), which has not expired and includes the address of residence
    • Income tax form for the last calendar year
    • Official NYS Driver’s License or learner’s permit which has not expired
    • Official payroll documentation from an employer issued within the past 60 days such as a pay stub with home address, a form submitted for tax withholding purposes or payroll receipt (a letter on the employer’s letterhead is not adequate); must include home address and be dated within the past 60 days
    • Voter registration documents, which include the name of the parent and the address of residence
    • Unexpired membership documents based upon residency (e.g., neighborhood residents’ association), which include the name of the parent and the address of residence
    • Evidence of custody of the child, including but not limited to judicial custody orders or guardianship papers documents issued within the past 60 days with name of child and address of residenceProof of address which may be verified by any two of the following containing the address of residence:

    * If you are not the leaseholder of your residence, you must submit a Residency Affidavit.

As stated in Chancellor’s Regulation A-101, students in temporary housing may not be refused enrollment in a school because of lack of documentation required for registration, including proof of residency.

Next steps if a family in temporary housing lacks documentation: School must provisionally register the student and work with the DOE Students in Temporary Housing liaison to obtain the missing documentation.




  • Upcoming Events

    • New Event
      December 15, 2018 @ 11:15 am - 11:30 am

    • Holiday Music Performance
      December 17, 2018 @ 8:50 am - 9:35 am

    • Pre-K Open Dance Class
      December 17, 2018 @ 10:20 am - 11:00 am

    • Gr 2 Trip - Museum of Natural History
      December 18, 2018

    • Gr. 1 Trip - Rockefeller Center
      December 18, 2018

    • PTA Meeting 8:15 am
      December 19, 2018

    • US: Pre-historic Cluster - Museum of Natural History
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Cluster: Sew for a Cause - Walking trip
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Who Loves Animals - Trip to Petco
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Pop up Restaurant - trip to Fresh Made
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Plants Cluster - The Greenhouse at Deny Farrell Riverbank
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Wild About Animals trip to NY Aquarium
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Puzzles & Games Cluster - Museum of Illusions
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Cardboard Arcade - Dazzling Discoveries
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Advertisment Cluster - Coca Cola Sign
      December 20, 2018

    • US: Collages Cluster - Children's Museum of
      December 20, 2018

    • US: NY Presbyterian Hosp
      December 20, 2018

    • P2L Afterschool Cancelled
      December 21, 2018

    • Winter Recess - No School
      December 24, 2018 - January 1, 2019 @ 

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