Applying to MS131
Students who live in the zone are guaranteed a seat in Academic Progress (AP). A qualifying score on both the 4th grade ELA and math exams is generally required for students applying for the Specialized Program (SP) program, but the cutoff changes from year to year. Students, who live outside the zone, but within District 2, may apply through the school choice process.
First Time NYC Residents
Any student entering New York City public school system for the first time, should report to enrollment center, located @ 333 7th Avenue (Btwn 28th & 29th Streets), 12th floor. Hours of operation are from 8:30 am – 4 pm, Monday- Friday.
When you go to register, please bring your child with you. You also must bring the following documents:
Proof of residence - Any two of the following documents:
The NYC Family Guide also provides useful information for families about choosing a school and enrollment, and the kinds of services that are available to the City’s public school students. Read the Family Guide
Contact us with specific questions about enrolling your child at MS 131.