Admissions and Graduation Requirements

See Series A-101: Admissions, Readmissions, Transfer and List Notice for All Students and Series A-501: Promotion Standards.

Pre-Kindergarten Admissions 

The pre-kindergarten admission process will occur in the spring of 2014.  Please check back early next year for more information.   

Kindergarten Admissions


The kindergarten application period runs from January 13 - February 14, 2014. 

You may apply for kindergarten online at:
http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/Elementary/Kindergarten

Over the telephone by calling: (718) 935-2400

In person at the borough enrollment office located at:
90-27 Sutphin Boulevard, Jamaica, 11435
(718) 935-2393


P.S. 51 Queens will conduct tours of the school for parents of prospective kindergarten students for the 2014-15 school year on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

First Grade Admissions

Please contact the main office at (718) 850-0738 for information about first grade admissions.