School Choice Options In New York

There are a variety of school choice options available for many of the 4.2 million children living in New York. Families in New York can choose from traditional public schools, public charter schools, public magnet schools, private schools, online academies, and homeschooling.

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National School Choice Week 2020 will be held from January 26 – February 1, 2020. New York will celebrate with a record-breaking 2,423 events and activities across the state.

New York Updates

  • January 9, 2020

    Selection of events in New York

    In The News

    In New York, National School Choice Week will feature 2,423 events and activities. Every event is…

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  • December 10, 2019

    Navigating nearly 70 years of history… and now the Hudson River

    Happiness Blog

    Students at a historic school in New York are winning recognition for their pollution…

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  • December 10, 2019

    5 Questions for Karen Blatt, Flushing Christian School

    Happiness Blog

    Karen Blatt, principal at an independent school in New York, explains what makes Flushing…

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  • November 4, 2019

    Guide to School Choice in New York

    How It Works

    Choosing a school? You’ve got options. 
    Choosing where your child goes to school is one of…

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