Announcements

  1. 9/5/2019

    Mayor and Chancellor Celebrate Equity and Excellence First Day of School With 3-K Now in All Five Boroughs

    Bronx Plan already showing results with almost no teacher vacancies in participating schools in high need communities

  2. 9/3/2019

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Classroom Remediation For Students Under Six Complete

    Cafeterias and libraries will be tested and remediated this year as part of enhanced protocols

  3. 8/22/2019

    Mayor De Blasio And Chancellor Carranza Celebrate Gains For NYC Students On State Exams

    Pre-K for All closing achievement gap and improving test scores

  4. 8/21/2019

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Partnerships With Via to Launch VIA FOR SCHOOLS GPS and Parent App for All School Buses

    Buses will be equipped with GeoTab GPS technology for first day of school

  5. 8/8/2019

    Record Number of NYC Students Teachers and Families Complete NYC School Survey

    More than 1 million responses show high level of satisfaction & enthusiasm with NYC schools

  6. 7/26/2019

    Mayor de Blasio Announces CareerREADY NYC: A Holistic Approach to Prepare NYC Youth for Career Success

    New initiative aligns education, career exploration, work experience, and youth development from middle school through college; Major changes to Summer Youth Employment Program highlight an array of new programs serving young New Yorkers

  7. 7/9/2019

    Mayor de Blasio Speaker Johnson Help District Council 1707 Local 205 and the Day Care Council of New York Reach Tentative Contract Agreement for Early Childhood Education Employees

    Contract follows de Blasio Administration’s budget handshake commitment to address issues of early childhood teacher recruitment and retention

  8. 6/28/2019

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Updated Transgender and First-Ever Gender Inclusion Guidelines For New York City Schools

    Students can change their name and gender on school records without legal documentation, families can self-report their child’s gender upon enrollment

  9. 6/20/2019

    Mayor de Blasio First Lady McCray and Chancellor Carranza Announce Major Expansion of Social-Emotional Learning and Restorative Justice Across All City Schools

    Partnership with Sanford Harmony program to expand Social-Emotional Learning support to all NYC elementary schools; 85 clinical social workers to provide earlier intervention for students in need; all high schools and middle schools to receive Restorative Justice training; NYC Schools to keep suspensions below 20 days in most cases except those that involve serious or violent incidents

  10. 6/13/2019

    Mayor de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carranza Announce Adoption of School Diversity Advisory Group Recommendations

    City will adopt 62 recommendations, announces first five districts receiving new school diversity grants

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