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CEC13 Nov. Calendar Meeting – Tues., Nov 11/15/16 at 6:30pm

Please join us for our upcoming Calendar Meeting with a focus on: Options for Funding School Needs

When:  Tues., Nov 15, 2016 at 6:30pm 

Where:  PS 67  – Charles A. Dorsey Elementary School

51 Saint Edwards Street, Brooklyn, NY 11205

Please see flyer and agenda below or click here for flyer   nov-2016-calendar-meeting-flyer    or click here for agenda  agenda-for-working-session-11-15-16








Please join us for our October Calendar Meeting:

CEC 13 Calendar Meeting
Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 6:30 P.M.
Location: PS 11 – Purvis J Behan Elementary School,
419 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238

We look forward to your attendance and input on issues surrounding District 13!

See meeting flyer below or click here:  oct-2016-calendar-meeting-flyer-v2-2

See meeting agenda below or click here: agenda-for-calendar-meeting-10-18-16





CEC13 Working Session Meeting, (Wed) October 5, 2016

Please see agenda for our upcoming CEC13 Meeting to be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at: 

PS 56:  170 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

Meeting starts at 6:30pm.

Click here:  agenda-for-working-session-10-05-16 or see below for meeting agenda…..agenda-for-working-session-10-05-16




Please join CEC 13, Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo, and the offices of Council Members Robert Cornegy, Brad Lander, and Steve Levin this Monday, September 26th, 2016  at PS 9 in Prospect Heights, where we will be hosting a Participatory Budgeting Neighborhood Assembly also known as the “idea collection process.”

 This session will cover the basics of participatory budgeting and focus on collecting ideas for improvements to city-owned school facilities within Community School District 13.  You will have the opportunity to collaborate with other parents and school leaders on ways to spend funds that each Council Member has allocated to the Participatory Budgeting Process (several MILLION in capital funds) and submit ideas of your own.

WHEN: Monday, September 26th , 2016

WHERE: PS 9 (80 Underhill Avenue, Brooklyn)

TIME: 7:00PM sharp -8:30PM

 Please see flyer below, or click here:  cec-13-pb-cec-assembly-9-26-16-cumbo

 Please note all ideas must be submitted by September 30th, so  it is important that you attend this meeting. You may also contact Sasha Sealey in Council Member Cumbo’s office, at 718.260.9191 or, to get involved and voice your ideas.  If your school is located in a different council district, Ms. Sealey will be able to direct you to the appropriate contact person.



Additional participatory budging info sessions are as follows: 

Participatory budgeting info session sponsored by CM Cornegy  at PS 256 on Thursday, September 29, 2016 (114 Kosciusko Street)

More info will be posted as it is provided.


CEC 13 Calendar Meeting / Joint Meeting with the D 13 Presidents’ Council is Tonight (Sept. 20, 2016) 6:30pm

Please join us for a community discussion on the needs and desired goals for District 13.

We need your input to make continued progress!

Meeting starts tonight at 6:30 PM at MS113 – 300 Adelphi Street.

See agenda below or click here:  calendar-meeting-agenda-09-20-16  calendar-meeting-agenda-09-20-16

D13 ‘State of the District’ Address – Sept. 27, 2016

Please join us for a presentation by Superintendent Barbara Freeman on the State of District 13.  This address will cover district-wide accomplishments and goals for the upcoming year.


Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6:30 PM


PS 56 Auditorium 170 Gates Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238

Click here    state-of-the-district_final    or see flyer below:

State of the District_Final.jpg

D13 Middle School Fair – Sept. 28, 2016

The District 13 Middle School Fair will take place on:

Wednesday, September 28, 2016,  5:30–7:30pm

To be held at The Dock Street School 

19 Dock Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Come learn what District 13 has to offer for middle school options!



If you cannot see the image above, click here for flyer.