Important Information

Perception Institute: Mind Science Key Concepts

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Even when we strive for equity for individuals of all different identities, our unconscious brains can get in the way of those goals. On Sept. 26, 2019 the Perception Institute explored key concepts from the mind sciences, including implicit bias, racial anxiety, and stereotype threat.

District 15 Rezoning Presentation

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Over the last 6 months, D15 school community members and representatives from the Department of Education (DOE) have been discussing potential rezoning and admission changes for 7 of our elementary schools: PS 15, PS 29, PS 32, PS 38, PS 58, PS 261 and PS 676.

D15 Rezoning FAQ

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Find answers to many frequently asked questions regarding potential elementary school zone and admissions changes in District 15.

D15 Diversity Updates Presentation

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During our CEC15 Special Session Meeting on May 2, 2019, the Office of Student Enrollment and members of the D15 Diversity Plan Working Group gave an update on the D15 Diversity Plan and how it affected the middle school admissions process.   To download the presentation please click below.

D15 Diversity Plan

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The D15 Diversity Plan process has been established to create a community-based middle school diversity plan for school District 15.


To learn more about the plan and download the presentation please visit:  http://d15diversityplan.com/  

Culturally Responsive Education

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During our June 12 Meeting Megan Hester, Director Education Justice Research and Organizing Collaborative, NYU Metro Center, gave a presentation on Culturally Responsive Curriculum Scorecard.  To download the presentation please click below.

District Curriculum Goals

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Brooklyn North Executive Superintendent Karen Watts presented the D15 curriculum goals during our March 19, 2019 calendar meeting.  To download the presentation please click below.

Fair Student Funding 2019

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The Budget Director Laurita Moye presented the 2019-2020 Fair Student Funding during our Calendar meeting on March 19, 2019.  To download the presentation please click below. 

Specialized High Schools Proposal

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The Office of Student Enrollment presented the new proposal to improve diversity in NYC Specialized High Schools during our November 5th meeting. For any questions or concerns please email: diversity@schools.nyc.gov. To download the proposal please click below.

D15 Superintendent's Report

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 D15 Superintendent Skop shared her vision and goals for the School Year 2018-19. For any questions regarding the D15 goals for the school year 2018-19 please email D15 Superintendent Anita Skop at ASkop@schools.nyc.gov

To download the presentation please click below.

Middle School Application Process

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The Office of Student Enrollment gave a presentation on the Middle School Application Process during our October 9, 2019 Calendar Meeting.  To download the presentation please click below.

NYC Independent Budget Office

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Sarita Subramanian, Supervising Analyst-Education Team, provided an overview of the Independent Budget Office during our Mar. 13 Business Meeting.  For more information please visit www.ibo.nyc.ny.us. Please click below to download the presentation.

P.S. 261 Equity Team Presentation

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P.S. 261 Principal Jacqueline Allen and her Equity Team presented their Equity Initiative during our Feb. 26 calendar meeting.  Please click below to download the presentation.

SCA Capital Plan Presentation 2019

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The School Construction Authority (SCA) presented the proposed five year Capital Plan FY 2020-2024 for District 15.  To download the Capital Plan Presentation that was discussed during our Jan. 29 Calendar Meeting, please click below. 

District Planning Presentation

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The Office of District Planning attended our November 8, 2018 Calendar meeting to give a presentation on space and capacity in our district's schools.  To download the presentation please click below.

Contracts for Excellence Funding

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D15 Superintendent Anita Skop and Budget Director Laurita Moye discussed the requirements for the Contracts for Excellence Funding during our November 8, 2018 Calendar Meeting.  To download the presentation please click below

Wellness Kids Pilot Program

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During our November 5th Business Meeting Andrea Strong, P.S. 261 Wellness Chairperson, discussed her goal of increasing the number of schools that use the alternative menu. 

To download the presentation please click below.

Capital Improvement Projects Coming to D15

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Tamar Smith, Community Relations Manager, External Affairs, New York City School Construction Authority, discussed the Capital Improvements coming to our district's schools during our September 25 meeting.  To download the presentation please click below.

SCA New Schools Update

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The School Construction Authority (SCA) talked about new schools coming to District 15 . To download the Capital Plan Presentation that was discussed during our June 19 Business Meeting, please click below.

Class Size Matters Presentation

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Class Size Matters gave a presentation during our April 17 Calendar Meeting on school overcrowding & class size citywide and in D15 schools.  For more information please visit www.classsizematters.org

 To download the presentation please click below.

School Budget Allocation Presentation

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 The DOE presented its 2018-2019 School Budgets & Fair Student Funding during our Mar. 20 Calendar meeting.  To download the presentation please click below.  

SCA Capital Plan Presentation

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 The School Construction Authority (SCA) talked about new schools coming to District 15 and how Capital Funding works.  To download the Capital Plan Presentation that was discussed during our Feb. 6 Calendar Meeting, please click below.

District Planning Presentation

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Every year the DOE's Office of District Planning (ODP) assesses the needs of students in every district in New York City. To download the District Planning Presentation that was discussed during our Jan. 16 Calendar Meeting, please click below.