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6 Tips for Evaluating Local Schools Before Moving

If you're looking to relocate to a better school district, here's how you should do your research.

Forest Hills »

Parents Call on City to Fight School Overcrowding by Doubling New Seats

Under the city's current plan, approximately 38,000 new school seats would be created citywide.

Upper West Side »

PODCAST: Advocating for Schools After Overcrowding Hits Home

Joe Fiordaliso says he listens to parents' concerns and pushes for change as a local education leader.

Upper West Side »

Education Leaders Consider 'Super Zone' to Allow for Greater School Choice

A committee is considering changes to District 3's boundaries for easier admission to local schools. 

Brooklyn Heights »

More than 1,200 Kindergartners Shut Out of Their Zoned Schools

More than 1,200 families were waitlisted at their zoned schools, according to DOE data released Tuesday.

Upper West Side »

UWS Parents Fear Student Squeeze in DOE Plan to Add Kindergarten Classes

P.S. 87 and P.S. 9 are both getting an additional kindergarten class next school under the DOE's plan.

Upper West Side »

$900K Multimedia Lab Is 'Excitement Builder' for Upper West Side Students

The lab features editing bays, an open seating plan and multiple screens for displaying work. 

Upper West Side »

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.

Upper West Side »

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. 

Upper West Side »

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.

Upper West Side »

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.