Category: Back to School

That First Day of School Feeling

The first day of NYC’s 2018–19 school year was a success! Relive the big day by checking out our official recap!

Bienvenidos al nuevo año escolar

El canciller Richard Carranza les da la bienvenida a los estudiantes y sus padres al año escolar 2018-2019.

Welcome to the New School Year

Chancellor Richard Carranza welcomes students and families to the 2018-2019 school year.

Have Enrollment Questions?

Family Welcome Centers are available in all five boroughs to assist NYC families with placement into City public schools.

We’re BAAACCKK (to School)

See what’s ahead for NYC’s public schools in September 2018. Highlights include the First Day of School, Rosh Hashanah, and the year’s first set of Parent Teacher Conferences.

New Year, New Schools

The DOE will be opening 21 new public schools across NYC for the 2018–19 school year. Learn which City schools are opening in your borough!

Time to Achieve

Achieve NYC, the DOE’s complete guide to NYC’s public schools, is now available in 10 languages. Download a copy today, or pick up your guide from City public schools and Family Welcome Centers beginning September 5!

Ready to Head Back to School?

Don’t get stuck in Summer Mode! Check out our Back to School tips for students and families, and start getting ready for the first day of school on Wednesday, September 5.