DOE Expands Immigration Guidance for NYC Schools & Families

To ensure that all NYC children continue to learn in safe and nurturing environments, the DOE is providing City public schools with additional direction and support in response to immigration-related requests from federal agencies.

DOE Releases the 2017–18 NYC School Year Calendar

Key dates include the First Day of School (Sept. 7, 2017), Thanksgiving Recess (Nov 23–24), and Winter Recess (Dec. 25–Jan 1, 2018).

Get Ready to Spend Summer in the City

City families with students in grades 2–12 can begin applying for placement into select Summer in the City enrichment programs that will run from July 5–August 15.

Weather Advisory: All NYC Public Schools Will Be Open on March 15

City schools will be in session, and all programs and activities will be held as scheduled.

Weather Advisory: All NYC Public Schools Closed on March 14

Due to expected severe weather conditions, all City public schools will be closed.

Notify NYC: Your Source for Info During Emergencies

Sign up for Notify NYC, and receive free text messages from the City about emergency events and service disruptions.

NYC Schools Honored with First-Ever ‘Great Districts for Great Teachers’ Award

The National Council on Teacher Quality recognized City schools for their ongoing development and support of teachers following an 18-month evaluation period.

DOE to Host Women’s History Panel for NYC Teachers on March 24

Teachers across NYC are invited; panel will feature experts in U.S. women’s history.

Parents: Apply to Run for a CEC/CCEC Seat by March 10

Take advantage of the extended deadline, and apply to run for a Community/Citywide Education Council seat later this year.