Most public elementary school students and many public middle school students attend their zoned school. Zoned schools enroll children who live right near the school.

You can find your zoned school using your home address.

You can also find the name, address, and phone number for any New York City public school.

Online

Use School Finder to look up information for a public school.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance.

Students who are new to the New York City public school system or have moved to a new neighborhood and don't have a zoned school can enroll at a Family Welcome Center.

In Person

To find a Family Welcome Center, go to the School Enrollment Centers page.

By Phone

Call 311 for assistance.

The Department of Education (DOE) updates its online list of schools and school zones each July. You can access the list by visiting the DOE website.

Visit the DOE website.

You can contact your school district if you have any questions about your child's zoned school or to discuss options other than the zoned school.

To find a school district, visit the School Districts page.