• Citywide Council on High Schools Calendar and Business Meetings

    Meeting Dates: March 8, 2017 / April 6, 2017 / May 10, 2017 / June 14, 2017

    Time: 6:00PM to 8:45PM

    Location: Tweed Courthouse 52 Chambers Street, 2nd Fl Conference room, NY. NY. 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools
  • CCHS Calendar and Business Meeting

    November 9, 2016     6:00 PM -  8:45 PM

    Tweed Courthouse

    52 Chambers Street,

    2nd Fl Conference Room NY, NY 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools
  • CCHS Calendar and Business Meeting

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM 

    Tweed Courthouse 52 Chambers Street, 2nd Fl Conference Room NY, NY 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools

Programs for High School Students

 NYC Department of Youth and Community Development  


Youth Connect Information Service


DYCD's Youth Connect is a resource and referral service for youth, families and community-based organizations (CBO) utilizing web-based strategies and confidential toll-free hotline.  Youth Connect's mission is to increase access to and visibility of New York City's opportunities for young people by serving as a one-stop shop for all youth-related resources in NYC.

DYCD Youth Connect provides information and assistance to callers in over 180 languages.


GET CONNECTED    CALL IN NYC  1-800-246-4646   OUTSIDE NYC 1-646-343-6800



Youth Connect Information Service

·        Additional Resources

Youth, Teens & Families

After School

Jobs & Internships

Runaway Homeless Youth

Reading & Writing


Family Support

College Corner and Resources

NYC COLLEGELINE-Resources for College and Educational Programs / Workshops


INSIDESCHOOLS-Resources for Information about New York City Schools Pre-K to 12 Grade: Public and Charter


Partnership For Afterschool Programs  for New York City    



Other Information

Parent-Teacher Conference Dates 2016-2017
Translations available in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu
This memorandum includes the schedule of citywide Parent-Teacher Conferences for the 2016-17 school year. Additionally, you can find information about Open-School Week, and the guidelines around the Chancellor's initiative to promote family engagement.

  September* November March May*
  Evening  Evening  Afternoon Evening  Afternoon Evening 
Elementary School 22-Sep 2-Nov 3-Nov 8-Mar 9-Mar 17-May
Middle School 15-Sep 26-Oct 27-Oct 15-Mar 16-Mar 18-May
High School 28-Sep 17-Nov 18-Nov 23-Mar 24-Mar 3-May
D75 School Programs   16-Nov 15-Nov 6-Mar 7-Mar  


College Corner

College Resources DOE Site


The NYC DOE Office of Counseling Support Programs  collaborates with the Office of Postsecondary Readiness to provide professional development and resources for career and college planning.

School counselors facilitate the college application process, and advise families at every step.

 Helpful information for students and parents:

  • College Guides
  • Testing: ACT and College Board
  • City University of New York (CUNY), CUNY Programs
  • State University of New York (SUNY)
  • Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
  • Occupational Handbook
  • College Planning: Student Athletes
  • Assistance for Students in Temporary Housing / Unaccompanied Youth
  • Advise undocumented students for available resources and rights