Isaac Carmignani

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Astoria »

Kindergarten Registration Push Looks to Bridge Digital Divide in Queens

Astoria nonprofit Zone 126 is looking to help parents navigate the new online kindergarten registration.

Jackson Heights »

Dual-Language Program Coming to I.S. 230, Advocate Says

Classes will start in 2015, Community District Education Council co-president Isaac Carmignani said.

Jackson Heights »

Rezoning Proposed for Overcrowded Jackson Heights Middle Schools

The city plans to change the boundaries for I.S. 145 and I.S. 230.

Long Island City »

Zoning for New Hunters Point Middle School Could Include Sunnyside Students

The DOE and the District 30 CEC will approve a zoning plan for the new school sometime this fall.

Long Island City »

Charter School Plans for Astoria and LIC Fought by Education Leaders

Eva Moskowitz is  looking to open two Success Academies  in District 30, to the ire of community leaders.

Long Island City »

New Hunters Point School to Focus on Ecology and the Waterfront

Hunters Point Community Middle School will use the nearby waterfront to teach about the environment.

Long Island City »

Plan to Co-Locate Tech High School with LIC Middle School Sparks Worries

The city will open the six-year vocational school in the same space as I.S. 204 in Long Island City.

Ditmars »

P.S. 85 Parents Push for Action on STEM G&T Program Expansion

Parents of students in the Queens gifted program want the middle school they say they were promised.

Astoria »

Competition Tough for Full-Day Pre-K Programs in Western Queens

While there are a number of pre-K options in the neighborhood, full-time options are limited.

Astoria »

DOE to Cut Gifted Classes at Astoria's Prestigious P.S. 122

The city will dramatically reduce the size of the school's G&T middle school, to the outrage of parents.

Astoria »

Schools with Gifted Programs in Demand in Western Queens

The neighborhood's most sought-after schools include P.S. 122, P.S. 85 and P.S. 166, known for their G&T.

Long Island City »

Prestigious Queens G&T Program to Extend to Eighth Grade, Chancellor Says

P.S. 85's STEM Academy is currently K-5 and the only citywide gifted program without a middle school.

Astoria »

Queens Parents to Weigh in On Proposed Astoria Gifted Program

A town hall meeting is scheduled for District 30 parents Monday night.

East Elmhurst »

Rezoning Plan Could Force Queens Students to Cross Six-Lane Road

The plan would force some students in East Elmhurst to cross busy Northern Boulevard.