News and Updates


Please see important updates, including information about school closure/reopening, health screenings, and more:

Fall 2020 School Experience Survey:The DOE invites all students, families, and teachers to complete the School Experience Survey.

January 2021 Update for Students (and Families): East-West's SEL Committee presented updates for students, including information on academic support, school calendar updates, and more. Please click on the links below to view the video recording or presentation (in PDF):

Important Dates, Deadlines, and Information for 8th Graders: High School Application Process

Low-Cost Internet Options for Families

There are several free or low-cost internet options available to New York City students and families.

The following internet carriers are offering free household Wi-Fi or special accommodations for 60 days:

  • Comcast
  • Charter Communications/Spectrum
  • Altice

More information can be found in the official DOE announcement about free and low-cost internet options.

Technical Support for Families

The DOE Help Desk is receiving an enormous volume of calls related to DOE-issued devices. To ensure you get support quickly, submit a technical support request through the DOE tech support website.

Fall 2020 Awards Ceremony

Principal Cromer would like to invite you to watch our pre-recorded East-West School of International Studies Fall 2020 Awards Ceremony. We...

  • Health Protocols at East-West

    Health Protocols at East-West

    Coming back to school as a blended learner? Review the health and safety protocols we will be following this school year.

  • NYC DOE Messages for Families

    NYC DOE - Messages for Families

    Stay up-to-date on messages from the Department of Education regarding school reopening, school year calendar, health screenings, and more...