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  1. 5/28/2021

    Chancellor Porter Announces Record High Percentage of Families Receive Offer to One of Their Top Choice Pre-K Programs

    91 percent of families receive offer to one of their top three choices; 77 percent receive first choice offer

  2. 5/24/2021

    A Recovery For All Of Us: Mayor De Blasio And Schools Chancellor Porter Announce Historic Return To School For All New York City Students In September

    Marks the lifting of pedagogical hiring restrictions, rollout of new staffing programs to recruit and hire new teachers, and reopening town halls

  3. 5/17/2021

    Chancellor Porter Announces Expansion of Schools Serving Halal Meals Pilot Program

    Pilot program expansion adds 11 schools certified to serve halal meals, for a total of 43 schools citywide

  4. 5/14/2021

    Chancellor Porter Launches Five-Borough Family Engagement Forums

    Over the next month, forums will be held in all five boroughs to gather feedback and answer questions from school communities on the Executive Budget and school reopening

  5. 5/10/2021

    Chancellor Porter Launches the 15th Annual NYC School Survey

    Students, parents, and staff members can complete the survey until June 11

  6. 2/1/2021

    Chancellor Carranza Kicks Off 2021 Community and Citywide Education Council Elections

    Application period for seats on Community and Citywide Councils opens today, February 1; For the first time, all NYC parents are eligible to vote

  7. 1/18/2021

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Announce Record High Graduation Rate, Record High College Enrollment

    Graduation rate rises to 78.8 percent, increase of 10 percentage points since the start of the administration

  8. 11/6/2020

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Ninth Annual Big Apple Awards Honoring Outstanding Teachers

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