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  1. 8/19/2022

    Adams Administration Announces 'Project Open Arms,' Comprehensive Support Plan to Meet Educational Needs of Families Seeking Asylum

    ‘Project Open Arms’ Will Provide Wraparound Services for New Students Entering School System, Including Academic, Social-Emotional, and Language-Access Supports. Plan Includes Targeted Resources for Asylum-Seeking Families Currently Living in and out of City’s Shelter System

  2. 8/2/2021

    Vax to School – Last Week to Get the Shot in Order to Be Fully Immunized in Time for the First Day of School

    New campaign launching today to urge families to get the shot so kids can join their classmates more safely in September

  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. 8/27/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Appointment of Linda P. Chen as Chief Academic Officer and Names New Executive Superintendents

    The nine Executive Superintendents will streamline supports, bring resources closer to schools, and create a clear line of accountability from each classroom to the Chancellor.

  7. 8/6/2018

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Appointment of Hydra Mendoza as Deputy Chancellor for Community Empowerment, Partnerships, and Communications

    Mendoza will oversee the divisions of Family and Community Empowerment, communications, external affairs, intergovernmental affairs, and translation and interpretation services.