District 1 in the News
District 1 Upcoming Events
11/28/2017 - "City Schools Make a Downpayment on Diversity" from Matt Gonzales of NY Appleseed for CityLimits.org.
10/26/2017 - "City Announces Plan to Diversify Lower Manhattan Schools" from NY Times.
10/26/2017 - "NYC Details First Districtwide School Diversity Plan" from The Wall Street Journal.
10/26/2017 - "City approves long-awaited district integration plan" from POLITICO.
10/26/2017 - "With critical parents now on board, New York City will move forward with district-wide diversity plan" from Chalkbeat.
09/13/2017 - "City Introduces Controversial Plan to Diversify Schools in District 1" from dnainfo.com.
09/12/2017 - "Prodded by advocates, city unveils district-wide integration plan for Lower East Side" from Chalkbeat.
09/12/2017 - "NYC's First District-Wide School Diversity Plan Gets Pushback" from WNYC News.
08/31/2017 - See P.S./M.S. 34 on the Today Show. They received a substantial grant from Adopt-A-Classroom!
08/24/2017 - P.S. 15 topped the achievement charts among Renewal Schools! Amazing work by this community can be read about in this NY Times article.
06/20/2017 - P.S. 20 Anna Silver school was highlighted in the article, "P.S. 20 Recognized for School Wellness Initiatives" by The Lo-Down: News from the Lower East Side.
11/23/2016 - P.S. 15 Roberto Clemente school was highlighted for strong partnership with Pathways 2 Leadership (P2L) in the report, Community Schools: The Great Equalizer, by the New York State School Boards Association.
10/20/2016 - "12 more New York City schools will experiment with admissions rules to boost diversity" by Chalkbeat.
09/20/2016 - P.S. 15 Roberto Clemente's new playground featured in "The Trust for Public Land Joins Council Member Rosie Mendez and New York City to Unveil State-of-the-Art Green Infrastructure Playground In Manhattan" by PR Newswire.
06/06/2016 - P.S./M.S. 188 Island School featured in "Where Nearly Half of Pupils Are Homeless, School Aims to Be Teacher, Therapist, Even Santa" by NY Times.
11/14/2017 - D1 "It's Elementary!" Fair for incoming PreK and K students and families @ 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Roberto Clemente school P.S. 15, see flyers for more information in English, Spanish, and Mandarin.
12/28/2017 - 2nd Annual District 1 Make-A-Thon at PS 15: Join us for a day of making cardboard arcade and pinball games. RSVP at bit.ly/2hSAUGd early as space is limited.
02/06/2018 - CEC 1 hosts D1 Town Hall with Chancellor Farina @ P.S. 20