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What You Need to Know About City's 'Standalone' Pre-K Centers

The DOE is running 57 separate pre-K centers that have 6,700 seats still available for September.

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More Than 400 Pre-K Seats Added to Windsor Terrace and Kensington, DOE Says

A pre-K program in the old Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School building will serve 378 children.

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City Replaces Long-Missing Park Slope Walk Signal

The walk signal at Fourth Avenue and Sixth Street had been missing since late last year, locals say.

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Maurice Sendak Community School Gets Big Boost from Namesake Author

P.S. 118 has received both money and morale boosters from the Maurice Sendak Foundation.

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Park Slope to Welcome New Maurice Sendak Community School

P.S. 118, the Maurice Sendak Community School, will have its official ribbon cutting on Saturday.

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DOT Safety Plan for Fourth Avenue Finally Approved by Community Board 6

After tweaks by DOT, including removing some left turn bans, Community Board 6 approved the safety plan.

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Parents, Schools Worry About Future of Fourth Avenue Safety Upgrades

Several schools could be affected by a DOT plan to improve safety, but Community Board 6 rejected it.

Gowanus »

Luxury Comes to Gowanus with $8,500 Apartments

Rents at the 51-unit development at 202 Eighth St. start with $2,475 studios.

Park Slope »

New School, New Zones, But Still Few Seats for Park Slope Pre-K

Some Park Slope schools receive several hundred applications for a few dozen pre-K seats.

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Park Slope Rezoning Shifts School Landscape

The neighborhood is getting a new K-5 school in the fall of 2013 to ease the space crunch.

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New Park Slope School Named After Maurice Sendak

P.S. 118, the new school opening this fall, will be named the Maurice Sendak Community School.

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New Park Slope School Will Use 'Multicultural Approach,' Principal Says

Elizabeth Garraway, proposed leader of P.S. 118, said she'll prepare students for college and the world.

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Parents to Get Peek at New Park Slope School

P.S. 118, the new school opening this fall in Park Slope, will host an open house Tuesday night.