Lafayette Academy Expansion

"See a problem, solve a problem" — Lafayette Academy Expansion

[Video, 5 minutes]

Submitted as part of Imagine NYC Schools initiative in late Fall 2019

Expansion of Lafayette Academy (03M256)

[Document, 2 pages]

Approved supporting Resolution by Community Board 7 on February 4th, 2020

Resolution on the Expansion of Lafayette Academy (MS 256)

[Document, 1 page]

Approved supporting Resolution by Community Education Council 3 on March 25th, 2020

NYC DOE Office of District Planning


District Planning addresses the changing needs of communities across the city and supports schools in providing an excellent education to all students. The Department of Education has an office dedicated to this work, which collaborates with Superintendents, school communities, and other stakeholders to prioritize the department’s efforts on the following key areas:

  • Reducing overcrowding

  • Assessing school size and sustainability

  • Opening and siting new District and Charter schools

  • Reconfiguring existing schools

  • Identifying programmatic needs

Regulation of the Chancellor A-190

[Document, 29 pages]

"Significant changes in school utilization and procedures for the management of school buildings housing more than one school" issued on August 1st, 2019

Office of District Planning District 3 Data Summary

[Document, 28 pages]

"2022-2023 Strategic Planning Data Considerations" published Summer 2021