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Nearly 40 Manhattan Public Schools Protest State English Exams

Staff, parents and students spoke out against the state's controversial English exams Friday.

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Downtown Kindergartens Flooded With Even More Applicants Than Last Year

Downtown's crowded elementary schools have more applicants than seats for their kindergarten programs.

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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.

Chelsea »

Principal Candidate for New Foundling School Hopes to Involve Parents

Officials nominated longtime P.S. 234 teacher Pat Carney to lead the new school on Sixth Avenue.

TriBeCa »

TriBeCa Kids Head Back to School

Greenwich Street was crowded with families headed back to school at P.S. 234 Monday morning.

Corona »

Students Excited to Head Back to Classes on First Day of School

More than a millon students returned to school Monday.

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.

Financial District »

Popular Downtown Schools Add Whopping 148 Children to Wait-List

Most of lower Manhattan's elementary schools have placed children on long wait-lists.

TriBeCa »

Popular Downtown Schools Face Kindergarten Lotteries Once Again

P.S. 234 and P.S. 276 will both have to hold lotteries for kindergarten this year.

Battery Park City »

Downtown Families Face Space Crunch in Beloved Schools

Lower Manhattan's elementary schools are popular but overcrowded.

Astoria »

Schools with Gifted Programs in Demand in Western Queens

The neighborhood's most sought-after schools include P.S. 122, P.S. 85 and P.S. 166, known for their G&T.

TriBeCa »

City Will Fix Downtown School 'Crunch' by Sending Kids to Chinatown

Dozens of Downtown kids could be given spaces at P.S. 1 in Chinatown as soon as the fall of 2013.

Battery Park City »

Battery Park City School Opens Extra Kindergarten to Take Waitlisted Kids

P.S. 276 will open a fifth section of kindergarten in the fall of 2012, staff said.