Welcome to New York City Department of Education –  District 1!  We serve communities on the Lower Eastside and East Village of Manhattan.

Applying to Our Schools

District 1 schools offer equitable, inclusive learning opportunities for NYC students from 3-K through 12th grade. Scroll down to find step-by-step instructions on how to find our district, register your student, and apply for a District 1 school. NYC families can use MySchools to apply to public schools from 3-K to high school. Get started by creating an account. Then explore your children’s personalized school options and get guidance on the admissions process from start to finish.

District 1 Family Welcome Center

Explore Our Schools

District 1 Virtual Middle School Tour

School Virtual Tours

(PS 63, PS 20, PS/MS 188, The Neighborhood School)

School Virtual Tours

EVCS, PS/MS 34, PS 19, Children’s Workshop

School Virtual Tours

PS 110, PS 134, PS 142, PS/MS 184

School Virtual Tours

PS 64, PS 140, PS 15, Earth School