Information for NYC Public Schools



The NYC Department of Education provides information on how NYC public schools can deal with bed bugs found on school premises. If a bed bug is found in a classroom, a specimen will be collected. Instructions on collecting a specimen can be found in the Bed Bug Kit .

A letter will also go out to parents. This letter is also available in Arabic | Bengali | Chinese | French | Haitian-Creole | Korean  |  Russian Spanish  | Urdu .

See the NYC Department of Education  website for more information.

More Resources

Parents and school staff are encouraged to get more information from the following sources: