Families

  • Family Empowerment

    We encourage all parents/guardians to get involved with New York City public schools. Families are our closest partners in helping our 1.1 million students to thrive. Learn some ways you can connect with your child’s school.

  • Parent and Parent Teacher Associations

    Members, officers, elections, grievances, meetings, bylaws, finances, Parent Leader Times, PTALink, Presidents' Council, and the Chancellor's Parent Advisory Council (CPAC).

  • School Leadership Team

    What a school leadership team (SLT) is and does, SLT members, the decision making process, and governing laws and regulations.

  • Education Councils (CECs)

    What CECs are and what they do, meeting schedules, eligibility requirements, statutes and regulations, and currently available council seats.

  • School Wellness Councils

    A School Wellness Council is a group of parents, students, school staff, and community members who work together and with the school administration to promote a healthy school community.

  • Parent Teacher Conferences

    How to make the most of your parent teacher conference. Learn questions to ask and how to request translation and interpretation services.

Back to Top