Child Abuse

Chancellor’s Regulation A-750

Chancellor’s Regulation A-750 on Child Abuse and Maltreatment Preventions includes:

  • Procedures for reporting to the New York State Central Register for child abuse and maltreatment;
  • Procedures for cooperating with Child Protective Services investigations;
  • Policies and procedures for escalating absence concerns regarding elementary and middle school students with child welfare involvement (tiered response protocol);
  • Legal issues for mandated reporters;
  • Responsibilities of child abuse maltreatment prevention and intervention teams and Field Support Centers;
  • Staff training and parent and student education;
  • the obligation to report misconduct by DOE employees;
  • school community notification;
  • and reporting to the Chancellor

For technical assistance and inquiries pertaining to this regulation, please contact:

Citywide Coordinator
Child Abuse and Maltreatment Prevention Program
NYC Department of Education
52 Chambers Street – Room 218
New York, NY 10007

Read the full text below:

Back to Top