City students improve upon last year’s State math and English test results; increased student proficiency percentages reflect City’s investment in DOE’s Equity and Excellence for All agenda.
Famed astrophysicist, author, and NYC public schools alum, Neil deGrasse Tyson, stopped by the DOE’s 2017 Summer STEM Institute for a thought-provoking conversation with Chancellor Carmen Fariña about the importance of STEM education.
In total, 214 NYC high schools will participate in the DOE’s College Access for All program in 2017–18.
Made up of City students from two schools, one public and one private, Team USA’s unified floor hockey team overcame the odds and struck bronze during the 2017 Special Olympics Winter World Games. But their biggest victory took place off the court.