Discipline Code

Discipline Code Development


The New York City Department of Education will hold a public hearing on proposed revisions to the Citywide Standards of Discipline and Intervention Measures (The Discipline Code).  

When:                  Thursday, June 6, 2013  
Time:                    6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Place:                   Stuyvesant High School
                               345 Chambers Street

A draft copy of the SY2013-14 discipline code is now available.

In order to be transparent about the proposed changes to the Discipline Code, all wording changes have been highlighted in blue. Strikethroughs indicate text that will be removed. The proposed changes were developed in consultation with various constituency groups including principals, teachers, safety administrators, parents, student leaders and several advocacy groups.


Speaker sign-up will begin at 5:30 p.m. Each speaker will be given two minutes to speak. Written comments regarding these revisions will be accepted through Thursday, June 20, 2013 by email to Lherrer@schools.nyc.gov.