School Diversity Workshops Report

Available below is the CEC report on the 2014-2015 year-long, Districtwide School Diversity Workshop series, outlining the need that drove us to create the workshops, the history of diversity-conscious admissions in D1, the workshop process, and the data outcomes. Along with the report, we distributed a survey for the D1 community to kindly complete and distribute. … Continue reading School Diversity Workshops Report


Last week, the DOE released information on the revocation of nine previously approved co-locations across NYC. Beginning in the fall of 2014, the new CTE model school will be opening within Murray Bergtraum instead of UNHS. Click here to read the press release statements from Council Member Margaret Chin as well as CEC 1 President, … Continue reading UNHS

District 1 – Class Size Data

“In 2003, NYS Court of Appeals held that NYC class sizes  too large to provide students with constitutional right to a sound basic education” With the passing of the Contracts for Excellence law (C4E) in 2007 which allocated additional aid to high needs districts, NYC  was required to produce a plan to actively reduce class … Continue reading District 1 – Class Size Data