News and Updates


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

Applications Open: Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

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.

Virtual Awards Night: 2/25

Now, more than ever, it is important to celebrate our successes! East-West School of International Studies and the PTA are excited to share...

  • 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...