Kindergartners were being turned away from zoned schools and sent to schools farther away.
Parents worry public school seats aren't keeping up with the growing neighborhood.
A number of parents said that their children were placed far from their zoned schools.
More than 1,200 families were waitlisted at their zoned schools, according to DOE data released Tuesday.
The languages range from Hebrew to Haitian Creole and will start in September 2015.
Children who were born in 2010 can apply to kindergarten from Jan. 7 to Feb. 13.
Here are tips on what to do if your family is still waiting for a seat.
Park Slope's P.S. 321 blamed their waitlist on families falsely claiming to live in its zone.
Astoria nonprofit Zone 126 is looking to help parents navigate the new online kindergarten registration.
A lack of school options has some LIC parents considering other neighborhoods — for school, or to live.
The kindergarten application process varies by district.
P.S. 234 and P.S. 276 will both have to hold lotteries for kindergarten this year.
Even though other schools have huge waitlists, P.S. 11 has accommodated all its zoned students.
Applications for fall 2012 kindergarten seats are due Friday, March 2.
Siblings of current P.S. 234 students snapped up 52 of the 125 available seats.
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