• Citywide Council on High Schools Joint Meeting with CCELL : Calendar and Business Meetings


    NOTICE: CCHS Meeting December  13,  2017  6 PM-8:45 PM

    52 Chambers St. 2nd Floor Conference Room, N.Y. N.Y. 10007

    CALENDAR MEETING: Call to Order & Roll Call 6 PM


    BUSINESS MEETING: Following Calendar Meeting

    Next meeting date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018

    Time: 6:00PM to 8:45PM

    Location: Tweed Courthouse 52 Chambers Street, 2nd Fl Conference room, NY. NY. 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools
  • CCHS Calendar and Business Meeting

    November 9, 2016     6:00 PM -  8:45 PM

    Tweed Courthouse

    52 Chambers Street,

    2nd Fl Conference Room NY, NY 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools
  • CCHS Calendar and Business Meeting

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM 

    Tweed Courthouse 52 Chambers Street, 2nd Fl Conference Room NY, NY 10007

    Citywide Council on High Schools

Capital Plan Submission 2017


Capital Plan submission:

The School Construction Authority (SCA) has released the latest amendment to the Department of Education's 2015-2019 Five Year CAPITAL PLAN

  • As a reminder only the principal or his designee can submit the Capital Plan to CCHS

Capital Plan Submission Process:

  1. CCHS Capital Plan Letter 2017-2018
  2. CEC Request Form Instructions document
  3. CCHS Request Form 2017 in Excel

Please submit your completed form:

  • via e-mail to
  • No later than December 22, 2017.
  • Please include the name of the school and school number in the subject. (example: August  Martin (Q400)

You may access the proposed amendment of Capital Plan projects here:


CCHS Capital Plan Hearing December 11, 2017 Presentation Materials:

Results of the CCHS Annual Meeting June 12, 2017

Results of the CCHS Annual Meeting July 12, 2017


1st Vice President: Celia Green Brooklyn Representative

2nd Vice President: Cynthia Robinson Bronx Representative

Treasurer: Nickoles Martinez Public Advocate Appointee

Recording Secretary: Betsy Tam-Greene

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