Month: July 2017

Teaching STEAM One Brick at a Time

Learn more about FaceLab, the DOE’s STEAM-based training program for parents at select elementary and middle schools across the City.

College Access for All Program Expands to 175 More High Schools

In total, 214 NYC high schools will participate in the DOE’s College Access for All program in 2017–18.

When a Victory Is More Than Just a “W”

Made up of City students from two schools, one public and one private, Team USA’s unified floor hockey team overcame the odds and struck bronze during the 2017 Special Olympics Winter World Games. But their biggest victory took place off the court.

Remarkable Grads, Amazin’ Celebrations

The DOE teamed up with the New York Mets to honor 99 of the City’s most inspiring high school graduates for this year’s Remarkable Achievement Awards.

That Championship Feeling

The 2016–17 school year was an eventful one for thousands of NYC’s talented student-athletes. Join us as we celebrate all of our varsity champions from the past school year!

You Got the Look

NYC’s high school prom season was absolutely LIT this year. Take a look back at some of this prom season’s best student looks!

#Celebrate17 All Summer Long

Throughout June, NYC’s high school seniors used the social media tag, #Celebrate17, to highlight their success from the past school year. Take a look at some of the best stories we received throughout the month-long campaign!

Verbs, Words, and Proverbs

Some of NYC’s youngest and brightest spoken word poets faced off in the City’s third annual NYC Middle School Words & Verbs Poetry Slam Finals. Check out highlights from the event and see what our talented young bards can do!

What Are YOU Doing This Summer?

Now that summer vacation is here, we asked City students to give us their top tips for the season!