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Telemundo Spreads Kindergarten Admissions Info to Spanish-Speaking NYC Families

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

WNYC's Sarah Gonzalez returns to Telemundo 47 to share the latest information about New York City's dual-language options for kindergarten with Spanish-speaking families.
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Showtime: Application Season for Kindergarten Opens

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Application season may be an annual ritual but this year there's a big change: Families are being told to apply online rather than go to their local schools to submit the paperwork in person.

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Kindergarten Applications Going Digital

Thursday, September 12, 2013

When the 2014-15 application period opens for kindergarten,  New York City parents will have the option to apply online or by phone rather than personally visiting every school on their list and filling out multiple applications by hand. It may sound modest but Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott called the new system "a major game changer."

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Tips to Help With the Kindergarten Search

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

The Brian Lehrer Show reviews the admissions process for families looking at kindergartens, and previews Thursday's vote on the latest round of school closings. Take a listen to the conversation.

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Kindergarten Application Season Starts in City Schools

Monday, January 09, 2012

Kindergarten admissions for public schools start this week, as parents begin touring elementary schools. Several districts have had to put children on wait lists in recent years because of demographic changes. Parents of kindergarteners can also expect a more demanding curriculum for their children that is being introduced by the city.

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