•  Formal Kindergarten Registration Period 

    Monday, January 7, 2019 through Thursday, February 28



    Press Release

    Contact Person: Michelle Bartley

    Telephone: (914) 422-2038 

    For Immediate Release
    December 10, 2018


    The White Plains Public Schools’ Family Information Center (FIC) announces that the Formal Kindergarten Registration Period will begin on Monday, January 7th and will continue through Thursday, February 28th.  All children born in 2014 (January 1st – December 31st) who are living in White Plains are eligible for Kindergarten in September 2019. Parents are encouraged to call as soon as they receive the Kindergarten mailing to schedule their child’s registration appointment.  Registration appointments must be made in advance by calling (914) 422-2038 – no walk-in appointments will be accepted.  

    Parents who do not register their children on or before the February 28th deadline risk losing their sibling guarantee (where applicable) and may not be able to submit their elementary school preferences as part of the Controlled Parents’ Choice Program.

    For more information, please call the Family Information Center at (914) 422-2038.


    Elementary Assignment Manual


    The process for elementary school assignments, appeals and transfers can be found in the Elementary Assignment Manual.  A full version of the Elementary Assignment Manual can be found here:


    Elementary Assignment Manual - ENGLISH

     Elementary Assignment Manual - SPANISH  



     2019 Kindergarten Tour Schedule


    All parents of incoming Kindergarteners are encouraged to attend our Kindergarten Tours.  No reservation is needed.  Please click on the link below for a complete list of tour dates/locations.


    2019 Kindergarten Tours - ENGLISH

    2019 Kindergarten Tours - SPANISH