Admissions and Tours

Tour Schedule

Thank you so much for your interest in touring PS 282! We can’t wait to show you around.

We have one or two tours every month. Please RSVP for tours! It helps us make sure there are enough volunteers to give great tours and that you get the information you need.  To schedule a tour please click here.

If you are interested in learning more or have questions about tours, email the parent volunteer coordinating tours at

Elementary School

Explore your elementary school options. Applying to kindergarten? You can apply over-the-phone, online, or in-person.


Find out more about pre-k programs available in public schools and community-based organizations.


Most students attend kindergarten at their zoned school. Other elementary school options are also available.

Gifted & Talented

The G&T Request for Testing period usually begins in October for the following year. Please check the Department of Education NYC website for specific details.

Families may submit a Request for Testing (RFT) form   online or in person at an Enrollment Office or public school .

Click here to submit a RFT online.

For more information regarding the RFT process as well as the G&T process overall please review the G&T Handbooks.