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Gowanus »

Al Capone Hangout To Be Replaced by Condos

Condos will replace 20 Garfield Place, once a poolroom where the famed gangster hung out as a young man.

Sunset Park »

Families Launch 'Selfie' Campaign to Demand New Schools

Some parents who are tired of waiting for new schools want the city to consider adding one on Third Ave.

Park Slope »

How a Park Slope School Is Fighting to Stay Diverse

P.S. 133 sets aside seats for low-income and immigrant students to preserve the school's diversity.

Upper West Side »

What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child to a Dual Language Program

Dual language programs are on the rise in the city's schools. Here's what you need to know about them.

Park Slope »

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.

Park Slope »

Officials Cut Ribbon to Open Park Slope's Diversity-Focused P.S. 133

P.S. 133 has a new home at 610 Baltic St. and an admissions policy geared toward low-income families.

Park Slope »

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.

Park Slope »

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.

Park Slope »

Asphalt Lot Is Fine Substitute for Bulldozed Garden, Ed Department Says

The School Construction Authority's promised "replacement community garden" is a field of asphalt.

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.

Sunset Park »

Red Hook, Sunset Park Schools Adapt to Shifting Demographics

An influx of immigrants has schools bursting at the seams, parents say.

Park Slope »

P.S. 10 Parents Push for Spanish Dual Language Program

Parents at P.S. 10 are hoping to start the language immersion program as soon as this fall.

Park Slope »

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.

Park Slope »

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.

Harlem »

Plans Approved for Harlem Schools to Share Space

Panel for Educational Policy approves two school co-locations and an expansion plan at a third school.