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New York City district schools will be OPEN tomorrow, Friday, January 5, 2018. All field trips requiring yellow school buses will be cancelled. All other programs and activities will be held as scheduled.
Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT) Customer Service Agents are available at (718) 392-8855 and via e-mail to answer questions and provide information for parents and schools: optnyc.org.
We urge New Yorkers to exercise caution when going outside. Stay up to date on conditions throughout the storm. Sign up for direct alerts at nyc.gov/notifynyc and follow Notify NYC. Please contact NYC 311 if you have any questions.
New York City Department of Education:
⚠️ WEATHER ADVISORY: Due to expected severe weather conditions, all New York City public schools will be closed Thursday, January 4, 2018. After-school programs, adult education, YABC programs, and PSAL activities are also cancelled.
New York City district schools will be open, Friday, January 5, 2018. All programs and activities will be held as scheduled.
Thank you to all custodial engineers and custodial staff who have been out in full force to shovel snow, clear sidewalks, and ensure our buildings are ready for staff and students to safely return.