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MAP: These Are the Most Popular Elementary Schools in New York City

DNAinfo crunched kindergarten application data to find the city's most popular schools.

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New Kindergarten Class at P.S. 199 Sparks Overcrowding Fears

The DOE said it added 25 new seats to the popular school to accomodate a long waitlist this year. 

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UWS Parents Slam Chancellor for Ignoring Construction, Waitlist Issues

Parents grilled Carmen Fariña on the development near P.S. 163 and the long waitlist at P.S. 199.

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Parents on 'Swollen' School Wait List Call for Added Kindergarten Class

Parents who are zoned for P.S. 199 say the school should consider adding another kindergarten class. 

Upper West Side »

Uptick in Kindergarten Applications Blamed on Fake Addresses

The P.S. 199 waitlist increased dramatically this year, which parents are blaming on K Connect. 

Park Slope »

Deadline for Controversial Kindergarten Connect Gets Extended by a Week

Kindergarten Connect is accepting applications through Feb. 20.

Upper West Side »

UWS School Sees Huge Spike in Kindergarten Applications

P.S. 199 has received nearly 600 applications this year for fewer than 150 spots. 

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Needs More Middle School Seats, Parents Say

Parents said they're anxious about their children getting middle school seats in District 3.

Upper West Side »

Kids Yoga Classes on UWS Aim to Take Stress Out of Test-Taking

Lil Yogis offers classes in how to deal with tension and anxiety during and leading up to big tests. 

Upper West Side »

P.S. 199 on UWS Only Manhattan School to Garner National Prize

P.S. 199 was granted a National Blue Ribbon School Award by Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. 

Upper West Side »

Principal Invents UWS Elementary School One Year at a Time

Principal Parker said leading the new P.S. 452 is exciting and challenging.

TriBeCa »

Elementary School Rankings: See How Your Neighborhood School Scored

See where your elementary school ranks in this year's English exams taken by fourth-graders.

East Harlem »

Parents and Politicians Fight to Save East Harlem Tech School

The DOE plans to redevelop the School of Cooperative Technical Education in Harlem.

Upper West Side »

P.S. 199 Parents Break From PTA to Fight Redevelopment at UWS School

More than 200 supporters have signed a petition to oppose the proposed redevelopment at two area schools.

Upper West Side »

Parents at P.S. 191, P.S. 199 Express Opposing Views on DOE Redevelopment

Some of the parents oppose the city's proposal while others are waiting for more information.

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