District 10

District 10 stretches from the hilly, leafy reaches of Riverdale and Wave Hill, with their huge houses and apartment buildings overlooking the Hudson River, downhill to vibrant, ethnically diverse, working-class areas of Fordham, Belmont and Kingsbridge.


District 10 Contacts

1 Fordham Plaza, Room 835
Bronx, NY 10458 - Map


Each district has two superintendents--one in charge of elementary and middle schools, one in charge of high schools--who appoint principals, evaluate schools and approves budgets.
Elementary and middle school superintendent: Maribel Torres-Hulla, (718) 741-5852
High school superintendent: Carron Staple, (718) 741-5834

For individual parent concerns, contact:

Elementary and middle school family support coordinator: Maria Correa, (718) 741-5852
High school family support coordinator: Amy Mendez, (718) 741-5834

For help with PTAs or district-wide events, contact:

Elementary and middle school family leadership coordinator: Elba Velez, (718) 741-5852
High school family leadership coordinator: Irving Roman, (718) 741-5834



To enroll your child, go to the school or the nearest Family Welcome Center, not the district office.

Family Welcome Center 

1 Fordham Plaza, 7th Floor
Bronx, NY 10458 - Map
Phone: (718) 329-8050
This center handles both general education and special education enrollment


Community Education Council:

The elected members of the Community Education Council (CEC) approve school zoning lines and advise on education policy.
CEC: Community Education Council 10, (718) 741-5837

District 10 office

1 Fordham Plaza, Room 835
Bronx, NY 10458 - Map


Special Education:

Most questions about special education can be answered by your child's teacher or principal. If you are new to New York City or your child attends private or parochial school, contact the nearest Committee on Special Education for an evaluation.

Committee on Special Education 

Steven Birkeland
1 Fordham Plaza, 7th Floor
Bronx, NY 10458 - Map
Phone: (718) 329-8001
If these offices can not answer your questions, see DOE contacts.