Selection Process Calendar

Information Sessions

Interested in serving on an Education Council? Want more information on what an Education Council’s responsibilities are? What they do? Come to an Information Session! Information Sessions will be held in February, before and during the application period. Currently scheduled ones are listed below. Check back soon for additional sessions.

  • February 2, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., at Tweed Courthouse, 52 Chambers St., Manhattan, NY 10007. This general information session will include Q&A with current and former Education Council members.
  • February 4, 2015
    • 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m., at Tweed Courthouse, 52 Chambers St., Manhattan, NY 10007. This session will focus on increasing representation for English Language Learners on the Education Councils.
  • February 17, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St., Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • February 24, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Staten Island Borough Hall, 10 Richmond Terrace #2, Staten Island, NY 10301
  • February 24, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Queens Borough Hall, Room 200, 120-55 Queens Blvd, Kew Gardens, NY 11424
  • February 26, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Bronx Borough Hall, 851 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451
  • March 2, 2015
    • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at The Municipal Building, 1 Centre Street, 19th Floor South, New York, NY 10007

Apply to Serve on an Education Council

  • February 11, 2015
    • Applicants can begin filling out the Education Council application online
  • March 11, 2015 at 11:59 pm.
    • Deadline to submit an Education Council application.

Candidate Forums

  • March 18, 2015 – April 18, 2015

Candidate forums will begin on March 18, 2015.

Details coming soon!

Candidates will be informed as to when and where their Candidate Forum will be held. Forums provide the best opportunity for Candidates to meet with selectors and parents in the community.

Selector Voting

  • April 19, 2015 – May 8, 2015 at 11:59 pm

Selectors will cast their votes to select Education Council members for the 2015-2017 term. In some cases, it may be necessary to conduct runoff elections after May 12, 2015.

*Note that these dates are subject to change. Please check back often for updates, as more events and details are added to the calendar.