Category: Public Schools 101

Call ‘Em, “Champions”

Out of the tens of thousands of student-athletes who participate in PSAL sports every year, only a select few earn the right to be called “champions.” See which students and schools won championships in the 2017–18 school year!

Get FREE Summer Meals Until August 31

Thanks to NYC’s Free Summer Meals program, everyone 18 years old and under can get free breakfast and lunch at nearly 1,200 sites across the five boroughs from now until August 31!

And the Survey Says…

The results are in for the DOE’s 2018 NYC School Survey. Take a look and see how a record number of respondents voted in one of the nation’s largest annual surveys!

Sailing into August

See what’s ahead for NYC’s public schools in August 2018. Highlights include the last day of Summer in the City programming and this summer’s NYS Regents Exams.

Taking Regents Exams This Summer?

This summer’s New York State Regents and RCT Exams are scheduled on August 16–17, 2018. Learn more about August’s testing schedule!

Get a Head Start on High School Admissions This Summer

Starting Tuesday, July 17, the DOE will host High School Admissions Workshops for City families in all five boroughs. Sign up for any of our workshops to learn more about applying for high school, including NYC’s Specialized High Schools.

That New Website Smell

The DOE has launched its brand-new, mobile-ready website! Check out the new site’s streamlined look and feel, improved accessibility for individuals with disabilities, and translation support for over 100 languages.

Llegó la temporada de Comidas de Verano gratis

Hasta el 31 de agosto, los niños y jóvenes menores de 18 años podrán disfrutar de desayunos y almuerzos gratuitos en casi 1,200 lugares de la Ciudad.

Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot

See what’s ahead for NYC’s public schools in July 2018. Highlights include Independence Day and the first day of Summer in the City programming.

That’s All, Folks

The last day of the 2017–18 school year is here! Congratulations to all of this year’s graduates, and a huge THANK YOU to all of our teachers and staff members!