The first day of the 2018-19 school year is Wednesday, September 5. This is a full day of school for grades 1-5 with 2:40pm dismissal. Kindergarten has a half-day and will dismiss at 11:40 am. Check out our Feature Page for everything you need to know about the start of school including important September dates, a checklist of things to take care of before the start of school and a link to the NYC public school calendar for 2018-19. See you soon!