NYC's Kindergarten Application: Everything You Need To Know
Ready to submit your Kindergarten Connect application? A few suggestions before you do.
Spanish and Chinese Language Immersion Lead the Way at Avenues: The World School
This popular Manhattan private school has an online option too.
How to Create a Homeschool Pod or School Pod: Top Things to Consider
Pandemic pods are one more option for a fraught school year.
Homeschool & Online Learning Resources for Families
We'll help you navigate a complex school year with these tools and resources.
65 School Lunch Ideas: Back-to-School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat
A lunchbox doesn't have to contain a sandwich!
Free and Cheap After-School Programs for NYC Kids and Teens
Affordable afterschool programs in NYC do exist: We've rounded up programs citywide offering arts...
Guide to NYC Classes for Kids
Stay safe and have fun with awesome classes for kids in New York City, from fully virtual...
Preschool? Pfft...Why NYC High School Admissions Will Crush You
Think NYC preschool admissions are tough? Wait until the kids hit high school.
Here's the (Updated!) NYC Public School Calendar for 2019-2020
See all the days off NYC kids will have during the 2019-2020 school year.
School Closings: How to Know if it's a Snow Day in New York City
Here are the best resources for finding out if New York City schools, preschools, and day cares are...
DOE Announces New Waitlist Policy for Middle, High School Admissions
An important change to middle and high school admissions goes into effect this year.
Free Spring Break STEM Camps in NYC Now Accepting Applications
The DOE's popular, free STEM-focused spring break camps return, but you must apply now.
After-School Registration Now Open for Free NYC Program
Registration for the city's FREE after-school program is now open for kids ages 6 to 13.
50+ Ways to Keep NYC Kids Off Screens This Summer
Beat "brain drain" over summer vacation with these engaging NYC activities.
Public or Private School in NYC? It’s Not Just About Money
By Clara Hemphill and Gina Malin Deciding where to send your child to school can be a stressful...
Teens Can Apply Now for Summer Internships in NYC
The best internships and summer programs for teens in NYC, from the arts to the great outdoors.
Reading Time! Summer Book Suggestions for Toddlers to Teens
Don't let the kids tell you there's nothing to do! Try these great summer reads.
5 Ways to Decide Which NYC Pre-K Is Right for Your Child
Ask yourself these five questions before choosing a pre-K for your kid.
Extracurriculars and Specialty
Chicago Schools Reopen! Chicago Public School Calendar for 2020-21
As Chicago schools reopen, you'll want to bookmark this 2020-21 school calendar.READ MORE
NYC Schools Shutdown: Find Free Child Care, Meals, and More Support
Find free and paid child care, meals, and more help while schools are closed. READ MORE
New York City Schools Close Due to Coronavirus Uptick
New York City's school buildings are shuttered again. READ MORE
Friends Academy Nassau County Private School Focuses on Service and Diversity
A Quaker independent college prep school for kids ages 3 to grade 12.READ MORE
NYC DOE Changes Opt-in Rules for Blended Learning
Families must choose learning preference for the entire school year soon. READ MORE