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November 28, 2023 Dear Parents and Families, As we enter the holiday season, now is a perfect time to reflect on the importance of family. I know how much love and care you dedicate each day to supporting your children’s learning—from communicating with their teachers to helping with homework to reading together at bedtime. Thank you …

Tomorrow Is the Last Day to Apply to High School!

العربية /  বাংলা /  中文 /  Français /  Kreyòl ayisyen /  한국어 /  Русский / Español / اردو Dear Families, Tomorrow, December 1 is the deadline to apply to high school. Submit your application one of three ways: Remember, apply to 12 programs and list them on your application in your true order of preference, with your first choice as #1.  Also remember to submit any additional requirements for audition or screened with assessment programs by December 1. Questions?  Best …

Deadline Extended – CCRB 2024 Youth Advisory Council Application

Hello, The Civilian Complaint Review Board is still accepting applications for our 2024 Youth Advisory Council! The YAC is a council of young New Yorkers who are committed to criminal justice issues and improving police-community relations. The YAC counsels the CCRB and finds innovative ways to bring young New Yorkers into the narrative about civilian oversight of the …

NYC PS & You – Engaging Families to Be Our True Partners 11-20-23

العربية /  বাংলা /  中文 /  Français /  Kreyòl ayisyen /  한국어 /  Русский / Español / اردو  Engaging Families to Be Our True Partners Dear New Yorkers, I hope this message finds you all surrounded by warmth and community spirit. As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, I want to share my gratitude to our families for choosing NYC Public Schools, and to our NYCPS …

Youth Food Advocate (YFA) Gratitude Campaign Toolkit

Hi Everyone,  You can now learn more about Youth Food Advocates’  2023 Gratitude Campaign and download the toolkit from CFA’s website. Schools can still participate if they want to download the toolkit – please share with your school communities. Each day this week YFA will feature a different school on their Instagram account, to express gratitude and appreciation for …

Apply to Middle School (And Submit Any Auditions) by December 8!

العربية / বাংলা / 中文 / Français / Kreyòl ayisyen / 한국어 / Русский / Español / اردو Dear families, This is a reminder to apply to middle school by Friday, December 8, 2023. Submitting your child’s application by the deadline is your best chance at getting an offer to a program you choose! HOW TO APPLY INTERESTED IN AUDITION PROGRAMS? Some arts programs require applicants to submit a virtual audition by December …

Learn About Kindergarten Program Options

العربية /  বাংলা /  中文 /  Français / Kreyòl ayisyen /  한국어 /  Русский / Español / اردو Dear families,  Starting December 5th, families with children born in 2019 can apply to kindergarten for the 2024-2025 school year. Applying to kindergarten is an exciting time and we are here to help. You can use  Myschools.nyc to search and apply to programs of interest at NYC public schools. Many of our public schools have …

Submit Your High School Application & Additional Materials by December 1!

العربية /  বাংলা /  中文 /  Français /  Kreyòl ayisyen /  한국어 /  Русский / Español / اردو Dear Families, This is a reminder that if your child will be entering high school in fall 2024, the deadline to submit your child’s high school application is Friday, December 1, 2023. December 1 is also the deadline to submit additional materials for screened with assessment and audition programs (if applicable).  If you’ve already applied and submitted additional materials, great—you’re all set. Want to make changes to your application? You can do so any …