City Schools Recognized for Their Service & Charity

Three City schools made the news for their charitable efforts this holiday season.

NYC: Your Gift for the Winter Break

With NYC public schools closed for Winter Break from December 26 – January 3, City students and their families have the wonderful opportunity to explore […]

‘Hope’ You Have a Wonderful Holiday Season

On behalf of the New York City Department of Education, we hope that each of you has a wonderful, peaceful, and joyous holiday season!

Who Let the Dogs Out?

DOE launches Comfort Dog Pilot program at 7 schools to help provide students with social-emotional and physical support.

Did Someone Say, #MannequinChallenge?

The DOE just reached its 100,000th follower on its official Facebook page, and to celebrate this milestone, we rounded up a few DOE staffers […]

2015-16 Annual Arts in Schools Report Released

Highest number of City arts teachers in 11 years; $30 million increase in arts investments citywide

Growing Up in NYC Just Got a Little Easier

As any City parent can attest, it can be pretty tough raising a child in New York. Among the many challenges, it can be […]

NYC Museums: Bringing Art and History to Life for Students

Did you know that museums are not only fun but also teach children about life—past and present? Just ask the Bronx elementary and middle […]