There are vacancies on CEC1 for a parent member* and for an “ELL Parent”** (translations below). If you’re interested, read more information about becoming a council member and complete the parent member application (rolling deadline for ELL Parent application) by Wednesday, May 4th.
* the parent of a student who currently attends kindergarten through 8th grade in a school under the jurisdiction of CSD1. “Parent” includes a parent by birth or adoption, step parent or foster parent; legal guardian; or person in parental relation to a child. A person in parental relation to a child is a person who is directly responsible for the care and custody of the child a regular basis in lieu of a parent or legal guardian.
** the parent (see definition above) of a child who either currently is in a bilingual or ESL program or was in such a program within the previous two years.
Joint Public Hearing/PEP Meeting
For the proposed consolidation of UNMS, CASTLE, and HSSIS, the DOE has issued a revised Building Utilization Plan and revised Educational Impact Statement. A new joint public hearing will be held to solicit comments on the proposal.
Date, time and place of the joint public hearing for this revised proposal: April 18, 2016 at 6:00 PM, Building M056, 220 Henry St. Speaker sign-up will begin at 5:30 PM, 30 minutes before the hearing and will close 15 minutes after the start of the hearing.
Date, time and place of the PEP meeting at which the PEP will vote on the proposed item: April 20, 2016 at 6:00 PM, M.S. 131, 100 Hester St.
Written comments can be sent to D01Proposals@schools.nyc.gov. Oral comments can be left at 212-374-3466.