Daily Announcements

Pre-K Family Information Sessions

Families who are seeking pre-K placement for their children are invited to attend a Family Information Session. The sessions offer families the opportunity to meet DOE representatives and learn about available pre-K program options. Translation and interpretation services will be provided.

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Apply Now for STEM Matters NYC Student Enrichment Programs and Camps

Open to NYC Public School Students in Grades 1 through 12

Wildlife Detective Camp at the Bronx Zoo

Open to students in Grades 1 & 2
Program meets during Spring Break, April 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10, 2015  
Click http://www.cvent.com/d/nrqlcv to apply.  
Zoo Explorers Camp at the Bronx Zoo 
Open to students in Grades 3, 4, & 5
Program meets during Spring Break, April 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10, 2015
Click http://www.cvent.com/d/9rql4b to apply.

The Bronx Children’s Museum (BCM) provides highly effective and innovative inquiry-based educational programs and exhibits to children and families throughout the Bronx. Founded in 2005, BCM is the borough’s only cultural and educational institution designed to inspire children and families to learn about themselves and the diversity and richness of their surroundings, as well as the world beyond.

Please visit the
BCM website here.

IDNYC is the new, free identification card for all New York City residents, which gives all of us the opportunity to show who we are—New Yorkers. As a government-issued photo identification card, IDNYC secures the peace of mind and access to City services that come from having recognized identification. IDNYC benefits every city resident, including the most vulnerable communities—the homeless, youth, the elderly, undocumented immigrants, the formerly incarcerated and others who may have difficulty obtaining other government-issued ID.


"We can vastly improve the quality of schools across the City through collaboration and partnership. These four pillars are at the heart of how we will move our schools and students forward" - Chancellor Carmen Fariña

Please read more on The Four Pillars

School Renewal Program

The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) is partnering with school leaders, staff, families and community partners across the city to transform 94 schools through the School Renewal Program.

The School Renewal Program is a call to action. The NYCDOE will work intensively with each Renewal  School community over the next three years, setting clear goals and —with support from Central—holding each school community accountable for rapid improvement. The NYCDOE has selected as Renewal Schools those schools which:

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The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOH) are working together to ensure that families have the most up-to-date guidance about Ebola. The facts are important to help you understand how low you and your child’s risk of Ebola exposure is.

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Notify NYC is the City of New York's official source for information about emergency events and important City services. Registration is free.

Upcoming Events


Today, 7/7/2015
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