In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the DOE announced an adjusted K–12 grading policy for NYC public schools. Learn how these changes will affect you and your family, and check out answers to some of your most frequently asked questions!
See what's ahead for NYC public schools in March 2020. Highlights include Parent Teacher Conferences, SAT School Day, the deadline for Pre-K Admissions, and NY State ELA exams for students in grades 3–5.
See what's ahead for New York City public schools in December 2019. Highlights this month include the last day to submit 2019–20 applications for NYC's middle and high schools, Computer Science Education Week, and Winter Recess.
To better accommodate families' needs during the 2019 holiday season, New York City public schools will now be closed for Winter Recess beginning on Monday, December 23, 2019. Schools will reopen on Thursday, January 2, 2020.
Check out the DOE's official School Calendar for October 2019. Highlights include Yom Kippur, Columbus Day, College Application Week, and the start of the DOE's middle and high school admissions processes.
The 2019–2020 edition of the NYC Public School Guidebook, the DOE's annual reference publication to NYC's public schools, is ready for City families. Download it here, or pick up your physical copy from your school or local Family Welcome Center today!
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