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2011-12 Back to School Information

Welcome to the 2011-12 school year. This page is a one stop shop to help you and your student prepare for the new school year.



School Food
  • Apply for free or reduced meals
  • Review breakfast, lunch and snack menus

School Health

ARIS Parent Link
  • Log In to view your student's academic information
  • Request a username/password and other FAQs

  • Check your eligibility for free bus transportation.
  • Find your child's bus stop or route

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Stay Connected

Back to School Tour

View the photo recap of Chancellor Walcott's Back to School Tour where he traveled the five boroughs welcoming back students, parents, teachers and principals. We also we want to hear about your first day of school! Here's how to get involved:
  • Join our Facebook page
  • Follow us on Twitter
  • Tweet about your back to school stories using #Back2SchoolNYC
  • Email us your back to school stories at (Photos of students require a signed media consent form, which you can email to the above address or fax to (212) 374-5584.)