The New York City Department of Education is the largest system of public schools in the United States, serving 1.1 million students in over 1,700 schools. We are committed to providing useful information to parents and families and offering them multiple opportunities to participate in our City’s public school programs and initiatives. 

The following brochures help families stay informed and involved by explaining programs, services and policies in our schools.  These documents are available in 9 additional languages (Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Urdu). 

Click on the topics below to find information that interest you.  More information can be found in English on each DOE Office’s web pages. Links are provided below.