Mayor and Chancellor Kick Off First Day of School With New Equity and Excellence for All Initiatives Reaching Over 800 Schools

Check out the official NYC Press Conference and press release announcing the new New Equity and Excellence for All Initiatives. Highlights include:

  • The new initiatives will raise the bar: 80 percent of students will graduate high school on time, and 2/3 of students will be college-ready.
  • Building on Pre-K for All and Community Schools, the City promotes academic excellence, student & community support, and innovation.
  • 70,430 children registered for opening day of Pre-K for All – more students than the 65,504 on opening day last year.