Category: Public Schools 101

Still Need a Pre-K Seat?

If you missed the City’s Pre-K Admissions deadline back in March, you may still submit a Late Registration form until Wednesday, May 2!

Reminder: SAT School Day is April 24

On April 24, all NYC public high schools will be providing the SAT to their juniors, free of charge.

Final Week for the 2018 NYC School Survey

Don’t miss your opportunity to voice your thoughts about NYC’s public schools! Submit your 2018 NYC School Survey online by this Friday, April 20!

“Alegría” and Joy in Brooklyn

As part of his citywide tour of NYC’s public schools, Chancellor Richard Carranza stopped by Brooklyn’s Brighter Choice Community School to learn more about the school’s Dual Language program.

Alegría y joy en Brooklyn

Siguiendo con su recorrido por las escuelas de la Ciudad de Nueva York, el canciller del Departamento de Educación Richard A. Carranza visitó Brighter Choice Community School en Brooklyn, cuyo programa de Idioma Dual en español intenta atraer a más estudiantes hispanos.

El calendario escolar 2018-2019 ya está disponible

El Departamento de Educación (DOE) publicó el calendario de las escuelas de la Ciudad de Nueva York para el próximo año escolar, cuyas fechas clave incluyen el Primer día de clases (5 de septiembre), el Receso de Acción de Gracias (22 y 23 de noviembre) y el Receso de invierno (del 24 de diciembre al 1 de enero), entre otras.

DOE Releases the 2018–19 NYC School Year Calendar

Key dates include the First Day of School (Sept. 5, 2018), Thanksgiving Recess (Nov. 22–23, 2018), and Winter Recess (Dec. 24 – Jan 1, 2019)

NYC School Survey: Open Through April 20

Great news: NYC public schools parents, students, and staff members now have until Friday, April 20, to complete the 2018 NYC School Survey online!

Ready for 2018’s State Exams?

New York State’s ELA and Mathematics testing season is underway for NYC students in grades 3 – 8; learn more about the tests and heed some of our advice.

April Showers… (or Snows?)

See what’s ahead for NYC public schools in April 2018. Highlights this month include Spring Recess, New York State’s ELA Exams (Grades 3–8) and the rescheduled SAT School Day.