The next CECD2 meetings are scheduled for Wednesday, September 27 at 6:30 pm. The meetings will be held at The Peck Slip School, 1 Peck Slip.
The Calendar Meeting will include a presentation from The New York State Mentoring Program, the nation’s first statewide unique school based one-to-one mentoring program to prevent school dropout.
Complete meeting agenda:
As always, there are public sessions for the members of the public to speak.
Babysitting and light refreshments will be provided.
News and Upcoming Events
LUNCH IS NOW FREE FOR ALL NYC PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS!
The New York City Department of Education (DOE) is pleased to announce that starting this school year, lunch is now completely free for all students in every New York City public school. Breakfast is already provided for free and now all meals will be served at no charge to families.
- Please continue to fill out the School Meals formto ensure your child’s school continues to receive federal education funds
- All funds deposited in your child’s MySchoolBucks account will be refunded
- All past school lunch debt will be forgiven
DOE Announces Diversity Plan for District 1 in 2018
The DOE revealed a plan that officials hope will spur more economic diversity in Lower East Side elementary schools. Read coverage from WNYC, Chalkbeat, and DNAinfo of the plan and the reception from the community.
Racial Justice Training Opportunities for
Educators and Parents with Border Crossers
Border Crossers’ mission is to train and empower educators to dismantle patterns of racism and injustice in our schools and communities. At Border Crossers, we envision a world where all young people learn and thrive in racially equitable, liberating, and empowering educational spaces.
Training for Parents: October 14
Training for Educators: October 1
Save The Date: Chancellor’s Town Hall
Thursday, November 2
6:30 – 7:30
Don’t miss this excellent opportunity for the community to interact directly with Chancellor Carmen Fariña. Issues and concerns for District 2 will be addressed.