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  1. 7/31/2017

    Chancellor Fariña, Lincoln Center Expand Middle School Arts Audition Boot Camp, Kick Off Summer Program

    Program provides intensive prep to Title 1 middle school students applying to arts high schools. 240 students benefiting from summer program, more than double since 2014

  2. 7/26/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces 175 More High Schools to Implement College Access for All

    Key Initiative in Mayor and Chancellor’s Equity and Excellence for All Agenda. 274 total high schools will participate in College Access for All in 2017-18

  3. 7/21/2017

    Chancellor Fariña, FC Barcelona Foundation Launch Futbolnet

    Soccer Program Develops and Strengthens Students’ Social-Emotional Skills. Pilot Launching at Three Queens Schools, Reaching Over 300 Students

  4. 7/17/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Celebrates the 2017 Remarkable Graduates

    Students from five boroughs represent potential and persistence of New York City’s 1.1 million students

  5. 1/17/2017

    Mayor De Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Announce Opening of Pre-K Applications

    All Families with Children Born in 2013 Can Apply to Free, Full-Day, High-Quality Pre-K Starting Today. City Introduces New Pre-K Quality Snapshot to Give Families a Clear, Concise Resource on Each Program. 2015-16 Assessment Data Shows NYC Programs’ Improvement on Par with Nationally Recognized Pre-K Programs

  6. 4/3/2015

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Appointment of Elizabeth Rose, Josh Wallack as Deputy Chancellors

    Rose to Lead DOE’s Division of Operations. Wallack to Become DOE’s First-Ever Deputy Chancellor of Strategy and Policy

  7. 12/11/2014

    Chancellor Announces Third-Annual Big Apple Awards to Recognize Teacher Excellence

    Following the open nomination period, a select group of up to 500 nominees will be invited to complete a comprehensive application for the Big Apple Awards

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