Welcome to NYC Dept. of Education’s District 1! We are located in the East Village and Lower Eastside of Manhattan.
Presidents’ Council is a monthly meeting of PTA presidents designed to support the PA/PTAs
within their district. The primary purposes of Presidents’ Councils are establishing or re-
establishing new PA/PTAs, providing guidance to their constituent PA/PTAs, and promoting
The Community Education Council is comprised of parent representatives whose responsibilities are to:
Parent Associations (PAs) and Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs) volunteer groups of parents and teachers who meet regularly to discuss and advocate for the needs of students, parents, and teachers within their individual schools. For more information regarding your school’s PA or PTA programs, visit your school’s website.