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  1. 12/21/2017

    Thank You

    Chancellor Fariña announces her retirement

  2. 12/5/2017

    Chancellor Fariña, Deputy Mayor Buery and Senior Advisor Gabrielle Fialkoff Announce Expansion of Vision Partnership with Warby Parker to 97 Additional Community Schools

    Expansion provides an additional 118,000 students at all 227 Community Schools across the City with vision screenings. Approximately 20,000 pairs of glasses will be distributed at no cost to families this school year

  3. 12/4/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Kicks off Computer Science Education Week, Announces New CS4All Hack League

    Computer Science for All initiative bringing computer science education to every elementary, middle and high school by 2025. Part of Mayor and Chancellor’s Equity and Excellence for All agenda

  4. 11/15/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Highest-Ever Percentage of Students Enrolling in College

    57 Percent of Class of 2016 Enrolled In a College Program, Up 6 Percentage Points from Class of 2013

  5. 10/30/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Reforms to Strengthen and Expand Anti-Bullying Programs in Schools

    City dedicates $8 million to support new community workshops, reporting portal, mental health training, expansion of student clubs and increased protection for students that will enhance supports for students, families and staff

  6. 10/26/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Sixth Annual Big Apple Awards Honoring Outstanding Teachers

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

  7. 10/25/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Record Number of Interpretation Services Provided to Families

    Interpretation services for families with limited English proficiency tripled due to expansion of language access programs

  8. 10/16/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces 456 Schools Participating in College Application Week

    Key part of College Access for All initiative promoting a schoolwide college-going culture

  9. 10/16/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces District 1 School Diversity Plan

    The District 1 school diversity plan is the result of extensive work and advocacy by local parents, community leaders, and educators, and has unanimous support from District 1 school principals

  10. 10/10/2017

    Chancellor Fariña Announces Record Number of NYC Students Taking and Passing Advanced Placement Exams

    AP for All and Computer Science for All drive significant increases in participation and performance