K and Pre-K Application Windows, 2016-2017

Kindergarten Applications Kindergarten applications are due on Friday, January 13, 2017. You can apply online, over the phone, or in person at 333 Seventh Avenue. Check out the District 1 Kindergarten Directory. The DoE also provides the links below for help with the application process. *  Online Application *  Website (information and resources about Kindergarten Admissions) … Continue reading K and Pre-K Application Windows, 2016-2017

Capital Requests to School Construction Authority & Borough President’s Office

Collect Your Capital Requests! CEC1 has asked Community School District 1 principals to begin collecting their capital requests. This should involve a collaborative process among school leaders, staff, SLT members, PA/PTA members, and other interested community members. The School Construction Authority (SCA) has indicated that it will only accept capital requests for District 1 from the CEC, and not from individual … Continue reading Capital Requests to School Construction Authority & Borough President’s Office

12/14 Calendar & Business Meeting, Charter Renewal Comments, Homeless Students, and More

Calendar and Business Meeting, Dec. 14, 6pm Join us on Wednesday night for a discussion of district planning and updates: *  a presentation from NYCDoE's Office of District Planning *  a discussion of the 2015-2019 capital plan amendment, the School Construction Authority's response to last year's D1 capital requests, and the capital request process* * … Continue reading 12/14 Calendar & Business Meeting, Charter Renewal Comments, Homeless Students, and More

Integration Updates & Band-Aids

ŸŸŸ*  DoE puts socio-economic integration on indefinite hold in D1 Ÿ*  CEC1 and community members believe district-wide integration is feasible, this year *  New School report released Wednesday agrees, recommends "Five Steps to Integrate New York City Elementary Schools" *  DoE, "can do much more to address deep segregation in its public schools, such as...moving ahead with an admissions … Continue reading Integration Updates & Band-Aids

Date Change – Middle School Panel on September 28, 2016

Please join us for a Middle School Panel on September 28th, the night after the D1 Middle School Fair. Principals from D1 schools will speak about their offerings at our calendar meeting, and you will have time to ask them questions. Date: Wed. 9/28/2016 Time: 6:00pm Location: PS 20, Anna Silver School, 166 Essex St., … Continue reading Date Change – Middle School Panel on September 28, 2016

September Meetings & News

We hope you had a great first week of school! CEC1 is busy organizing events for the fall: see below. Our mission is to help District One families and educators participate in decision-making at the level of family, school, and community. If you want to volunteer for any of our committees, work for the fall is just getting underway, … Continue reading September Meetings & News

Save the Dates, Discipline Code Comments, and C4E!

Parents, Please Save the Dates!: Welcome Back Event, Sept. 28th  Meet members of the CEC, PA/PTAs, Title 1 PACs, SLTs*, and more! Date: Wed. Sept. 28, 2016 Time: 6:00pm Location: PS 20, Anna Silver School, 166 Essex St. *Community Education Council, Parent/Teacher Associations, Title 1 Parent Advisory Councils, and School Leadership Teams - Childcare and … Continue reading Save the Dates, Discipline Code Comments, and C4E!

Upcoming Meetings

Join CEC/citywide council members at these early August meetings!  Citywide Council on Special Education's Annual Meeting See flyer and vacancy notice and application. 8/4/16 at 6pm, Annual Meeting, Tweed Courthouse, 52 Chambers St., 2nd Floor, NY NY 10007 CEC1 Bylaws Committee 8/9/16 at 8:30am. PS 20, 166 Essex St., NY NY 10002 CEC1 Social Media Committee … Continue reading Upcoming Meetings