Category: Calendar Talk

The Month Ahead (January 2019)

See what’s ahead for New York City’s public schools in January 2019. Highlights this month include College Awareness Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, New York State Regents Exams, and the last day to submit applications for Kindergarten admissions.

Three kids sharing one sled as it goes downhill in Central Park on a snowy day.

Time to Slide into Winter Recess

With NYC public schools closed for Winter Recess from December 24, 2018 – January 1, 2019, we wish everyone a wondrous and joyful break!

Photo of the Brooklyn Bridge during December evening. In the foreground are snow covered rocks.

The Month Ahead (December 2018)

See what’s ahead for New York City public schools in December 2018. Highlights this month include the last day to submit 2019–20 applications for NYC’s middle and high schools, and Winter Recess.

Close up of a cake topper shaped like a turkey.

Time to Give Thanks

On behalf of NYC Department of Education, we wish everyone a joyous and safe Thanksgiving holiday on November 22!

Reminder: Schools Closed on November 12

In observance of Veterans Day, NYC public schools are closed on November 12, 2018.

Calico cat sitting on cat bad with a knit turkey hat on its head.

Fowl Play

See what’s ahead for NYC public schools in November 2018. Highlights include Election Day, Parent Teacher Conferences, and Thanksgiving Recess.

Young Toddler Running Away from Camera Towards Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Season

See what’s ahead for NYC’s public schools in October 2018. Highlights include Columbus Day, the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test, and admissions fairs for the City’s elementary, middle, and high schools.

Ready for Parent Teacher Conferences?

NYC’s public schools are hosting their first set of Parent Teacher Conferences in September 2018. Check out September’s conference schedule, and consider some of our conference tips and sample questions to make the most out of this month’s conferences!

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.

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.