G&T Admissions

Admissions to TAG for Kindergarten through Fourth Grade is handled by the New York City Department of Education, Office of Elementary School Admissions.

Types of G&T programs:

  • For Children Interested in Kindergarten G&T Programs in Fall 2024

The Kindergarten application is now closed. All children born in 2019 were eligible to apply. If you applied by the deadline and listed G&T programs on your application, you will be evaluated for eligibility.

  • For Children Interested in Grades 1, 2, 3, or 4 G&T Programs in Fall 2024

Current kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade families who are interested in G&T can submit an application beginning April 15, 2024. The application deadline will be May 3, 2024. Eligibility will be based on report card grades

  • For Children Interested in Grade 6 (Middle School) G&T Programs in Fall 2024

The middle school application is closed. Middle school offers and waitlists will be released on April 3. (This date subject to change).

Learn more about how and when to participate, as well as how G&T offers are made at the DOE’s website.

NEW – 5th and 7th Grade Admissions:

For families new to the New York City Department of Education or for sibling transfer requests, please reach out to the Family Welcome Center for assistance.

Email:             333FWC@schools.nyc.gov

Phone:             917-339-1763

Address:          333 Seventh Avenue, 12th Floor, Room 1211 New York, NY 10001

Please see the below information prior to contacting the Family Welcome Center:

  • Be sure to include your child’s first name, last name, date of birth, and OSIS number
  • Let us know if you need support in another language
  • Let us know if you (the child’s parent/guardian) are deaf or hard-of-hearing.
  • Please do NOT include any photographs of students with your message.