Reminder: Schools Closed on November 12

In observance of Veterans Day, NYC public schools are closed on November 12, 2018.

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Time to VOTE

Election Day is finally here. Make sure your voice is heard by participating in today’s elections, and don’t forget to #flipyourballot!

Applying for NYC’s Gifted & Talented Programs?

Learn more about the City’s Gifted & Talented (G&T) programs, and schedule your admissions tests by Friday, November 9!

Interested in New York City’s CTE High Schools?

Middle school students and their families are invited to learn more about NYC’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) high schools at the DOE’s annual CTE High School Fair on Saturday, October 27, 2018!

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Time to Apply to College

From October 22–26, over 460 NYC high schools are celebrating College Application Week, New York State’s annual resource event for students seeking admission to college.

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Get Ready for Flu Season

With winter approaching fast, it’s time for a friendly reminder to protect yourself and your families with this year’s flu shot!

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Help #NYCGoPurple and End Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join New Yorkers across the five boroughs in the fight against partner violence by wearing purple on October 24!

Nominate Your Favorite Teacher for the 2019 Big Apple Awards

Show your appreciation for your favorite teachers by submitting your nominees for the City’s seventh annual Big Apple Awards by Monday, November 26!

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Ready to Apply for NYC’s High Schools?

Check out our handy guide to New York’s 2018–19 high school admissions process, and stop by any of our High School Fairs on October 13–14!

All S’well That Ends Well

Thanks to S’well, the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and the NYC Department of Education, over 320,000 City high school students are receiving free reusable bottles this year.