Month: February 2017

Reminder: Apply to Pre-K by March 3, 2017

All NYC families with a child born in 2013, including students with disabilities, can apply to pre-K until Friday, March 3, 2017. You can list […]

Showing Respect for All

From February 10–17, City schools are participating in the DOE’s annual Respect for All Week

Our Schools Need Parents Like You

Parents interested in running for a Community or Citywide Education Council can apply through March 5

#PSILoveMySchool

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked principals why they love their school. See their responses, and post your own, at #PSILoveMySchool.

A Story of Renewal: P.S. 154 in the Bronx

Thanks to the DOE’s Renewal Schools Program, schools like P.S. 154 are rapidly improving across the City.

Grad Rates for Public Schools Continue to Rise

Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced that New York City’s four-year high school graduation rate hit a historic high in 2016 – […]

Weather Advisory: All NYC Public Schools Closed on February 9

Due to expected severe weather conditions, all NYC public schools will be closed. Afterschool, adult education, YABC, and PSAL activities are also cancelled.

DOE Celebrates Black History Month

“What you refer to as Negro [black] history is nothing more than the missing pages of world history.” – Arturo Schomburg