Enrollment / Registration
Welcome to P.S. 5 – THE ELLEN LURIE SCHOOL!
We are excited to begin this next chapter in your child’s life with you! We hope you are all staying healthy and strong during these challenging times.P.S.5-The Ellen Lurie School is a Children’s Aid Community School for students in grades 3K-Grade 5 and we support learning and achievement for the entire family.
To ensure a smooth registration process, we will be contacting you to set an appointment for you to register your child. We anticipate the process being online and by telephone this year. We will be calling this week to confirm your acceptance of the seat.
Feel free to contact our parent coordinator Millie Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
During this difficult time, we are offering free meals for the entire family at the school from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feel free to stop by.
Again we warmly welcome you and your family to P.S.5! Looking forward to meeting you!
Christopher Anest | Principal
Ana Luisa Ariza | Assistant Principal
Latosha Thomas | Assistant Principal
NYCDoE Website - Registering For Kindergarten Information
Happening Now: Kindergarten Offers and Waitlists
Families with children born in 2015 can now view and accept your child's offer online with MySchools(Open external link). A printed copy of this offer letter has also been mailed to your child’s home address. This letter includes:
- Your child’s kindergarten offer
- Information about any programs where your child is waitlisted—learn more about waitlists
- What to do next and how to accept your offer
What You Can Do Without Leaving Home
- Get your child’s offer letter
- See the waitlists your child is on
- Add your child to additional waitlists
- Check your child’s position on each waitlist
Don’t have a MySchools account?
Questions? We’re Here to Help
- Call or email us
- Contact a Family Welcome Center—our locations are now closed, but our staff is available to assist you
We appreciate your patience and partnership as we transition to virtual learning and service across New York City. For updates, please keep checking this page and sign up for our kindergarten admissions email list.
**New to NYC and need a kindergarten placement now? Learn what to do on our New Students page.**