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TriBeCa »

Tickets for 20th Annual Taste of Tribeca Fundraiser Go on Sale March 1

The yearly school fundraiser features tasty bites from some of the city's top chefs.

Battery Park City »

Two Downtown Schools Cut Pre-K Programs Because of Overcrowding

P.S. 276 and the Peck Slip School will not run pre-K programs during the 2014-2015 school year.

TriBeCa »

DOE Drops Controversial Plan to Move TriBeCa's P.S. 150 to Chelsea

After listening to community feedback, DOE officials said they won't move P.S. 150 to Chelsea.

Battery Park City »

Downtown Schools Open Extra Classes to Clear Kindergarten Waitlists

Parents received the welcome news that their kids will have seats in local kindergartens this fall.

Battery Park City »

Parents Slam DOE Failure to Plan for Downtown Kindergarten Wait-Lists

More than 100 kids remain on the wait-lists for Downtown kindergartens.

Astoria »

Astoria Parents Vying for P.S. 122's Coveted G&T Irked by Scoring Error

Even more students now qualify for the prestigious program, stressing local parents.

Forest Hills »

Arts Allow Children to Learn About Themselves at Queens School

The P.S. 303 curriculum focuses on visual and performing arts.

Sunnyside »

Pooches and School Kids Help Wage Campaign Against Dog Doo in Sunnyside

Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer is hoping to tackle the neighborhood's dog poo problem.

New York City »

Pre-K Guide: Increase the Odds of Getting Your Child a Seat

DNAinfo.com New York ranked sought-after public pre-K programs based on their 2012 admission rates.

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.

Long Island City »

P.S. 166 Students Win Fight for Gifted Middle School Seats in Queens

Current gifted students will be granted spots at a new program that will launch next year at I.S. 126.

Sunnyside »

Queens 'Epicenter for Schools Overcrowding' Works Within Limitations

Space has been an issue for years in Woodside and Sunnyside, which straddle Districts 30 and 24.

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.

Woodside »

Hundreds of New School Seats Planned for 'Epicenter of Overcrowding'

The city plans to add nearly 500 seats to P.S. 339 and add an annex to P.S. 11 to seat hundreds more.

Astoria »

Walcott to Meet With Parents About More G&T Seats in Astoria

Parents in District 30 have demanded more seats for gifted and talented children.

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