P.S 199

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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.

Upper West Side »

Re-Siting UWS Schools Shouldn't Get Knee-Jerk Opposition, Leader Says

The redevelopment of the elementary schools is controversial.

Upper West Side »

Parents Turn to Magnet Schools to Escape Overcrowding

Some Upper West Side elementary schools are overcrowded, while magnet schools offer an alternative.

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.

New York City »

Schools Accused of Manipulating Attendance Rates Throughout the City

Schools regularly un-enroll students who go on vacation, so their absence is not recorded, parents say.

Manhattan »

2,406 Children Placed on Kindergarten Waitlists

2,406 students are currently on waitlists for zoned kindergartens across the city.