Carolyne Quintana, Executive Director


Our Vision

The Affinity Schools NYCDOE Citywide Office will help all students realize their fullest potential with the aligned support of the Citywide Office, Superintendent teams, and Affinity Partner organizations.

Our Mission

The Affinity Schools NYCDOE Citywide Office provides support and advocacy for 162 schools across NYC so that each school can enact its unique vision given the context of its Affinity Group affiliation and continuously improve in its efforts to ensure all students’ academic, emotional, and social success.

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Who supports your schools?

Core Teams are small cross-functional teams dedicated to supporting subgroups of schools with similar characteristics.

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