The New York City Department of Education announced today that 12 registration centers for new students will open on Wednesday, August 31st. They will remain open five days a week from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m through Friday, September 16. They will be closed on Labor Day.
Any high school student who is new to the school system, or re-entering after an absence, needs to register in their home borough.
New or re-entering general education elementary and middle school students without a zoned school should also visit a center in their borough. Those students who have a zoned school must register in that specific school by September 8th.
And those new and re-entering students who require special education placements need to register at the Special Education enrollment sites assigned to their home districts.
Parents must accompany their children to a center, and bring two of the following documents to prove residence:
o A residential utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident's name and dated within the last 60 days;
o Documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state, or local government agency indicating the resident's name and address and dated within the last 60 days;
o An original lease agreement, deed, or mortgage statement for the residence;
o A current property tax bill for the residence;
o A water bill for the residence dated within the last 60 days;
o Official payroll documentation from an employer dated within the last 60 days, such as a form submitted for tax withholding purposes or payroll receipt (a letter on the employer's letterhead will not be accepted);
The names and locations of each registration sites:
Theodore Roosevelt Educational Campus
500 East Fordham Road
1301 Zerega Avenue
(enter on Parker Street)
Brooklyn High School of the Arts
345 Dean Street
Clara Barton High School
901 Classon Avenue
4200 16th Avenue
Brooklyn Technical High School
29 Fort Greene Place
(enter on South Elliott Place)
American Sign Language and English Secondary School
225 East 23rd Street
(enter on East 24th Street)
Joan of Arc Complex
154 West 93rd Street
(enter on West 92nd Street)
George Washington Educational Campus
549 Audubon Avenue
Thomas A. Edison Career & Technical Education High School
165-65 84th Avenue
Long Island City High School
Michael J. Petrides School
715 Ocean Terrace, Building B
For more information, please check the Department of Education's website.
Published at 1:29 PM EDT on Aug 30, 2011