Category: Public Schools 101

Now Serving: FREE Summer Meals

From June 29 – September 1, anyone 18 years old and under can get free breakfast and lunch at nearly 1,100 sites across the City.

Apply Now for 3-K for All

Families who have children born in 2014 can now apply for free, full-day, high-quality education for three-year olds in Districts 7 (South Bronx) & 23 (Brownsville, East New York, Ocean Hill)!

Learn to Swim This Summer

NYC Parks is offering free swimming lessons to City residents of all ages at the City’s outdoor pools throughout the summer. Register today for a chance to secure your spot!

Pictures of Health

DOE announces the winners of this year’s School Wellness Poster contest.

Physical Education Gets a Lift

NYC announces it will provide all City public schools with designated physical education spaces by 2021.

Diversity & Inclusion for All

DOE announces its Diversity in New York City Public Schools plan to increase diversity and inclusion across all City public schools.

The Month Ahead (June 2017)

Are YOU ready for the last day of the 2016–17 school year?

Parent Coordinators: Paving the Path to College

As the DOE seeks to increase the number of NYC students who attend and graduate college, City parent coordinators are leading the way by getting families involved at the middle school level.

Getting Cool for School

DOE announces that every City public school classroom will have air conditioning by 2022.