The New York City (“NYC”) Department of Education (“DOE) is the largest school system in the country, serving over 1.1 million children across 1,800 schools. The mission of the DOE is to work collaboratively with parents, educators, school communities, and external stakeholders to improve student achievement and ensure that every child graduates from high school prepared for college, a career, and a future as a productive, critically thinking adult.
The vision of the DOE is to provide Equity and Excellence for all of our students. DOE has launched a range of initiatives to further this vision, including but not limited to Pre-K for All, the Community Schools Program, as well as other Equity and Excellence Initiatives.
The objective of this solicitation is to contract for professional services through IT Schedule 70, Special Item Number: 132:51 Information Technology Professional Service and Cooperative Purchasing.
Each awarded vendor will be providing consultants that contribute specific technical and administrative expertise, under the direction of DOE staff, to meet DOE’s system development and enhancement requirements. The assignments under each position will be dependent on the status of DOE requirements at the time the consultant commences work. These systems and required positions are critical to the operation and functioning of DOE programs.
The awarded contract(s) will be for a term of three (3) years. The DOE reserves the option to extend the contract(s) for one (1) additional two-year period. The DOE anticipates to award multiple vendors for a maximum term of five (5) years.