Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off 11th Annual NYC School Survey From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today kicked off the 11th annual NYC School Survey of public school students, parents, and teachers from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Announced New Initiatives To Increase Diversity In Schools

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaChancellor Carmen Fariña today announced six new initiatives aimed at increasing access and boosting diversity at New York City’s specialized high schools from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Council Member Mark Levine Lauds Expansion Of Bilingual Education

mark levine 2Harlem Council Member Mark Levine states:

“As the world becomes more connected, dual language education programs can powerfully change a young person’s life. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Announces New Computer Science Education Initiative From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaChancellor Fariña today announced a new initiative to bring high-quality computer science (CS) education to over 150 elementary, middle, and high schools across the City for the 2016-17 school year. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Kicks Off NYC Reads 365 In Harlem And Citywide

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaChancellor Fariña today announced the launch of NYC Reads 365, a new multi-year citywide literacy effort to promote a City that reads every day, in and outside of our schools. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Aannounces NYC Offer Free SAT

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaChancellor Fariña today announced that New York City will offer the SAT exam free of charge to all students during the school day in the spring of their high school junior year, starting in the 2016-17 school year. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Making The Team, Equity And Access In High School Sports

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaBy Chancellor Fariña

As part of our effort to provide the wonderful, well-rounded education all our students deserve, I am thrilled to announce that we are expanding the Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL), with a focus on adding teams at small schools and creating new girls’ teams. Continue Reading →

NYC Department of Ed Pre-K Waitlists For Harlemites

harlem search school nyc1On June 29th, pre-K waitlists are opening today! The NYC Department of Education is trying to make it as easy as possible for every family from Harlem to Hollis to find a great program and register their child. Continue Reading →

Harlem Students Win O’Melveny & Myers New York Scholarship

harlem - Thurgood Marshall AcademyOn Tuesday, May 19, 2015 the 13th Annual O’Melveny & Myers LLP New York scholarship ceremony honored an extraordinary group of NYC public high school students with inspiring stories to tell, including three from Harlem’s Thurgood Marshall Academy. Continue Reading →