Announcements

Department of Education Press Office

Contact us at: press@schools.nyc.gov

  1. 6/1/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Celebrates First-Ever Citywide Public Schools Alumni Day

    p.s. alumni will bring over 400 former NYC public school students into classrooms across the city to discuss college and career readiness with over 10,000 students

  2. 5/30/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Appointment of Edie Sharp As Chief Of Staff

    Sharp will oversee management of the Chancellor’s Executive Office and serve as key advisor

  3. 5/23/2018

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Announce Four Times More Children Receiving 3-K for All Offers

    Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza today announced 3,257 families are receiving offers to free, full-day, high-quality 3-K for All across six community school districts –up from 793 offers across two community school districts last year.

  4. 5/22/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces $24 Million Investment in Health Ed Works

    Comprehensive health education initiative will improve instruction for students, increase supports for teachers, and enhance community partnerships

  5. 5/11/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces 2018 Big Apple Award Winners

    6,500 Nominations Submitted by Students, Families, School Staff, and Community Members to Honor Outstanding Teachers

  6. 5/8/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Record High Percentage of Families Receiving Top Pre-K Choice

    Families still interested in a Pre-K seat should call 718-935-2009 or fill out a Get In Touch form at maps.nyc.gov/prek

  7. 5/3/2018

    Chancellor Richard A. Carranza Announces Bilingual Programs Expansion - 48 New Programs Opening This Fall

    Over 200 bilingual programs opened or expanded over the last four years. First-ever Albanian Dual Language program opening in the Bronx

  8. 4/9/2018

    Letter to Families from Chancellor Richard A. Carranza

    It is my pleasure to serve as your Schools Chancellor. I am eager to meet parents and families, and hear your hopes for your children and schools.

  9. 3/21/2018

    NYC Public Schools OPEN Tomorrow, Thursday, March 22, 2018

    New York City district schools will be open tomorrow, Thursday, March 22, 2018. All programs and activities will be held as scheduled.

  10. 3/20/2018

    Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Summer In The City Registration

    Free, Full-Day Summer Programming Available for Students of All Ages across the City

  11. 3/20/2018

    NYC Public Schools Closed Wednesday, March 21 Due to Severe Weather Conditions

    Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City district schools will be closed Wednesday, March 21, 2018. After-school programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are also cancelled.

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