Announcements

Department of Education Press Office

Contact us at: press@schools.nyc.gov

  1. 3/7/2022

    Civics Week 2022 Kicks Off Civic Engagement and Voter Registration Drive in NYC Schools

    Encourages students to speak up and use their voices to positively influence democracy

  2. 2/16/2022

    Chancellor Banks Announces Extension for High School Application

    Students and families can apply until Friday, March 11

  3. 2/16/2022

    Chancellor Banks Announces Increased High School Graduation Rate for Class of 2021 Amid Pandemic

    Graduation rate rises to 81.2 percent, increase of 2.4 percentage points compared to last year

  4. 2/14/2022

    Chancellor Banks Launches the 16th Annual NYC School Survey

    Students, families, and staff members can complete the survey until March 25

  5. 1/3/2022

    Mayor Adams and Schools Chancellor Banks Emphasize Health and Safety in Day One School Visits

    A focus on health and safety as the nation’s largest school district opens

  6. 12/28/2021

    Mayor Bill de Blasio and Mayor-Elect Eric Adams Announce 'Stay Safe and Stay Open' Plan for Schools

    City doubles in-school testing. New safety measures will use at-home rapid tests, reduce unnecessary school absences

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