District Planning

PRESENTED: Midtown East Rezoning

Proposal Information

The Department of Education (DOE) is proposing to rezone the area surrounding a new school (P.S. 281), which will open in September 2013, in an effort to create a new zone for the school and reduce wait lists at nearby schools during the 2013-14 school year*. 

The Community Education Council for District 2 will vote on this proposed rezoning plan at an upcoming meeting. You can download informational resources using the links below.

To download a copy of a presentation outlining the proposed rezoning plan, click here.

To download a copy of the map of current and proposed zoning lines, click here.

Opportunities for Feedback

To learn more about the upcoming meeting where the Community Education Council for District 2 (CEC 2) will vote on this proposal, email the CEC at or call 212-356-3915.

If you wish to submit a comment or question regarding this proposal, you can email  



* The Educational Impact Statement (EIS) will be posted on a date TBD. This proposal will be voted on by the Panel for Education Policy on a date TBD.  

Opportunities for Feedback