Admissions

Below find information about upcoming open houses, information on zoning, eligibility for enrollment, and what to do when new students are accepted. Also see NYCDOE enrollment overviews for Kindergarten and PreK.

Enrollment 2021/2022 School Year

Registration for zoned, new students in grades PreK – 5

Lower School

Grades PreK – 2
Contact Elsa Nivar:
ENivar4@schools.nyc.gov

All registration materials must be submitted and verified.
The Registration Checklist (pdf) lists the required documents.


Enrollment 2022/2023 School Year

Registration for new students Grades K-5 (Zoned Students Only)
July 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 @ the Upper School
Walk-In registration from 9AM – 12PM
For more information: please email enivar@ps130brooklyn.com

Registration for new students
September 6 – 7
Lower School: Grades PreK – 2
Upper School: Grades 3 – 5
Walk-In registration from 9AM – 12PM
For more information please email:
enivar@ps130brooklyn.com (grades PreK – 2)
hlee@ps130brooklyn.com (grades 3-5)

All registration materials must be submitted and verified.
The Registration Checklist (pdf) lists the required documents.
** After September 6th, registration of out of zone students may be considered, based on availability “”


Open Houses for Perspective 2022/2023 Families

Kindergarten Open House

All Kindergarten Live Open House sessions have concluded for 2022
Recordings of the Open House sessions held are available to view.

Admissions Priorities

Zoned schools will give priority to students who live in that zone, as they have in the past.

ps 130 map of the school zone

PS 130 School Zone

PS 130 is a zoned elementary school straddling the neighborhoods of Kensington and Windsor Terrace in Brooklyn.  It serves grades pre-K through 5th grade.  If you do not know your zoned school, call 311 or find your zoned school with NYC DOE School Search

Information regarding Enrollment, Offers, & the Application Process can be found on the NYC DOE Enrollment pages for:


New Students

New students may register for the current school year with their zoned school.  The following documents must be presented when you register your child:

  • Birth certificate or passport
  • Immunization records
  • Latest report card/transcript (if available)
  • Individualized Education Program (IEP) and /or 504 Accommodation Plan (if applicable)
  • Proof of residence — any two of the following*:
    • Utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident’s name, dated within the past 60 days
    • Water bill for the residence, dated within the past 90 days
    • Original lease agreement, deed, or mortgage statement for the residence
    • Current property tax bill for the residence
    • Official payroll document from an employer, dated within the past 60 days
    • Document or letter from a federal, state, or local government agency indicating the resident’s name and address [i.e., document from Internal Revenue Service (IRS), City Housing Authority, the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS)], dated within the past 60 days

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

For information on registration for the current school year,
contact Elsa Nivar at ENivar@ps130brooklyn.com for PreK – 2nd Grades
Helen Lee at HLee@ps130brooklyn.com for 3rd – 5th Grades

For more information on admissions for New Students, visit NYC DOE New Students

Updated information from the NYC DOE regarding admissions and enrollment will be posted here as it becomes available.


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