Gifted & Talented

G&T Placement

Placement letters for the 2018-2019 school year are expected the last week of May or first week of June. If you receive placement at PS 166:

To accept – Sign up for a pre-registration appointment HERE .

NOTE: Pre-registration is by appointment only and must take place before June 8 in order for children to attend orientation on June 12.  Please be reminded that while the DOE deadline is later than June 12,  if you would like your child to attend orientation, you must pre-register by June 8.

To decline – Send an email with your child’s name to admissions@ps166.org.  For our records it is helpful to know what school your child will attend.

In recent years all children who were offered G&T placement at PS 166 in the initial round scored in the 99th percentile, with the exception of siblings who needed to score in the 90th percentile or above.

For more information visit http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/GiftedandTalented/default.htm

 

 

Pre-Registration Checklist

Bring the following when you register for school. Remember, besides originals, you must bring copies that we can keep.

Download Checklist

  • The child that you are registering 
  • Proof of your child’s age (child’s birth certificate, passport, or record of baptism)
  • Two documents below verifying proof of address
    • Lease agreement, deed, or mortgage statement for the residence;
    • A residential utility bill (gas or electric) in the resident’s name issued by a utility company (e.g., National Grid or Con Edison); must be dated within the past 60 days;
    • A bill for cable television services provided to the residence; must include the name of the parent and the address of the residence and be dated within the past 60 days;
    • Documentation or letter on letterhead from a federal, state, or local government agency, including the IRS, the City Housing Authority, the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement, the Human Resources Administration, or the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), or an ACS subcontractor, indicating the resident’s name and address; must be dated within the past 60 days;
    • A current property tax bill for the residence;
    • A water bill for the residence; must be dated within the past 90 days;
    • Rent receipt which includes the address of residence; must be dated within the past 60 days;
    • State, city, or other government issued identification (including an IDNYC card), which has not expired and includes the address of residence;
    • Income tax form for the last calendar year;
    • Official NYS Driver’s License or learner’s permit, which has not expired;
    • Official payroll documentation from an employer issued within the past 60 days such as a paystub with home address, a form submitted for tax withholding purposes, or payroll receipt (a letter on the employer’s letterhead is not adequate); must include home address and be dated within the past 60 days;
    • Voter registration documents, which include the name of the parent and the address of residence;
    • Unexpired membership documents based upon residency (e.g., neighborhood residents’ association), which include the name of the parent and the address of residence;
    • Evidence of custody of the child, including but not limited to judicial custody orders or guardianship papers; documents must have been issued within the past 60 days and include name of student and address of residence.

 


 

 

 

 

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