Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be closed Thursday, January 4, 2018. Afterschool programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are also cancelled.
DOE central and field offices will remain open. Information for DOE staff members can be found on the Staff Emergency Page.
Currently, New York City district schools are scheduled to reopen on Friday, January 5, 2018. All programs and activities will be held as scheduled.
On behalf of the DOE, we thank the NYC Department of Sanitation and all of the custodial engineers and staff members who will be out in full force to shovel snow, clear sidewalks, and ensure our buildings are ready for staff members and students to return safely.