Translation Services

NYC DOE Translation Services


All NYC DOE staff can call Linguistica International at no cost to obtain an interpreter in over 350 languages any time of the day. To access an over-the-phone interpreter:

  1. Dial 1-800-889-5921
  2. Be ready to provide:
    • Your District Borough Number (30Q445)
    • Language needed (or country if you are not sure of their language)
    • Whether or not the call will be for an IEP meeting
    • If you will need the interpreter to call the parent on your behalf
  3. Indicate the language you need

These instructions are intended for DOE schools only.