This info just in from the NYC DOE:
Please note that the deadline to submit a kindergarten application has been extended to Wednesday, February 18, 2015. All children born in 2010 and living in New York City are eligible to attend kindergarten in the fall, so apply now!
If you have not yet completed an application, please submit one through our website, over the phone by calling 718-935-2400, or in person at a Family Welcome Center. All applications submitted by the February 18 deadline will be treated equally, according to schools’ admissions priorities.
To learn more about the schools in your community, see the 2015-2016 Kindergarten Directories on the Elementary School Publications website. You can search for your zoned school here.
For additional information, visit the Kindergarten Admissions website. If you have any questions or concerns as you complete your application, please call 718-935-2009 or contact ES_Enrollment@schools.nyc.gov.Thank you!
Elementary School Admissions Team