Apply to Our New York School

PAVE Red Hook Charter School is accepting applications for grades K-8 for the 2019-20 school year.

Submit an Application

Determine if your child is eligible

To apply for Kindergarten, your child must be five years old by December 31, 2019.

To apply for Grades 1-5, your child must have successfully completed a full school year in the immediately preceding grade.

After you apply, please visit SchoolMint to view the status of your application or to submit a new application for another student. Please note all applications submitted after 12 PM on Monday, April 5, 2019 will be placed on our waitlist. Additionally, please check to make sure your contact information is accurate in SchoolMint to avoid notification delays.

There is no cost to submit an application or attend one of our schools – PAVE Academy Red Hook is a free public school open to New York City residents.

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Enrollment preferences

First preference will be given to returning students from the prior school year.

Second preference will be given to siblings of returning students. “Siblings” means two or more children that are related by having the same father and/or mother, through biology or legal adoption.

Third preference will be given to students who live in Community School District 15.