District 1

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Upper West Side »

Education leaders are pushing for a change in school zoning they believe would increase diversity.

Fort Greene »

Parents are disappointed that the de Blasio administration has not prioritized school diversity.

Lower East Side »

Kids at one local high school exercise in two converted classrooms in lieu of a gym.

East Village »

The Saturday event will seek input from parents on a potential school in the Essex Crossing development.

TriBeCa »

The two candidates faced off in a heated debate for the District 1 City Council seat.

New York City »

The kindergarten application process varies by district.

Mott Haven »

Districts in Manhattan, The Bronx and Brooklyn are giving families more choices for kindergarten.

East Village & Lower East Side »

The DOE no longer uses diversity as a factor in elementary school admissions in the East Village.

East Village & Lower East Side »

District 1 has no zoned schools, so families must pick the kindergarten they want to apply for.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Girls Prep Charter School wants to increase its elementary grades at the building it shares with two schools.

East Village & Lower East Side »

The East Village Community School says the discovery of oil in the ground beneath them is grounds for relocation.