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  1. 10/23/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Highlights New Addition to PS 19 in Corona

    New 844-seat addition in Corona replaces Temporary Classroom Units (TCUs) and is fully equipped with state-of-the-art music and art rooms, gymnasium and rooftop playground

  2. 10/23/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces 467 High Schools Participating in College Application Week

    Initiative promotes college and career culture across every borough

  3. 10/15/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Seventh Annual Big Apple Awards Honoring Outstanding Teachers

    Students, Families, School Staff, and Community Members Invited to Nominate Outstanding Teachers from Across New York City

  4. 10/12/2018

    Mayor de Blasio And UFT Reach Preliminary Agreement On 43-month Contract Promoting Equity and Excellence For All Agenda

    Bronx Plan will include additional pay for teachers in 180 high-needs schools and Collaborative Schools Model of decision-making

  5. 10/30/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Reforms to Strengthen and Expand Anti-Bullying Programs in Schools

    City dedicates $8 million to support new community workshops, reporting portal, mental health training, expansion of student clubs and increased protection for students that will enhance supports for students, families and staff

  6. 10/26/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Sixth Annual Big Apple Awards Honoring Outstanding Teachers

    Students, Families, School Staff, and Community Members Invited to Nominate Outstanding Teachers from Across New York City

  7. 10/25/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Record Number of Interpretation Services Provided to Families

    Interpretation services for families with limited English proficiency tripled due to expansion of language access programs

  8. 10/16/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces 456 Schools Participating in College Application Week

    Key part of College Access for All initiative promoting a schoolwide college-going culture

  9. 10/16/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces District 1 School Diversity Plan

    The District 1 school diversity plan is the result of extensive work and advocacy by local parents, community leaders, and educators, and has unanimous support from District 1 school principals

  10. 10/10/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Record Number of NYC Students Taking and Passing Advanced Placement Exams

    AP for All and Computer Science for All drive significant increases in participation and performance