District 1 in the News
District 1 Upcoming Events
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.
09/07/2017 - First Day of School for students. Check with your school directly for start and end times.
09/16/2017 - Family Orientation for D1 Middle School Regents Academy @ the Island School PS/MS 188
09/16 - 10/11/2017 - District 1 Parent Leader Trainings
09/21-09/22/2017 - Rosh Hashanah, Schools are closed.
10/02/2017- Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the D1 Family Resource Center @ 10 a.m. at P.S. 15 (flyer in English, Chinese, Spanish)
10/11/2017 - D1 Middle School Fair for 5th grade students and families (4th grade welcome, too) at University Neighborhood M.S. (220 Henry St.) @ 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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
02/06/2018 - CEC 1 hosts D1 Town Hall with Chancellor Farina @ P.S. 20