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Murray Hill and Gramercy to Get Much-Needed Full-Day Pre-K Seats

Full-day pre-K sections are coming to P.S. 116 and P.S. 40 this fall, according to officials.

Gramercy »

Kickball Club Wants to Install Lights for Nighttime Games in Gramercy

Some neighbors oppose NYC Social Sports Club's bid to play until 10 p.m. at Peter's Field.

Gramercy »

Students Share Tearful Goodbyes As School Ends and Summer Begins

Students of Gramercy's P.S. 40 shared their thoughts about leaving their friends for the summer.

Bed-Stuy »

Successful P.S. 40 Is a 'Work in Progress,' Principal Says

P.S. 40 in Bed-Stuy is one of the neighborhood's best schools, but Leonie Hibbert is pushing for more.

Gramercy »

Murray Hill and Gramercy Calling for More Pre-K Programs

P.S. 40 is losing its pre-K program because of overcrowding.

Kips Bay »

New Murray Hill School Gives East Side Parents More Choice

Zoning changes that begin to take effect in fall of 2013 will help reduce overcrowding in the area.

Kips Bay »

Kips Bay Parents Fight Plan to Bring 'Underprivileged' Kids to New School

Nearly 50 parents signed a petition claiming the zoning lines for the new P.S. 281 would hurt the school.

Kips Bay »

Overcrowded East Side School Zones to Shrink in 2013

The District 2 Community Education Council voted to approve sweeping zoning changes Thursday.

Kips Bay »

P.S. 281 Will Not Have Middle School Seats, City Says

The school will house just grades K through 5th to create more room for kindergartners, officials said.

Midtown East »

P.S. 59 Scraps Pre-K Program Amid Overcrowding

The school has waitlists for kindergarten and first grade, despite a spacious new facility.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Waitlists Stretch to First Grade at P.S. 59

Parents of prospective P.S. 59 students are facing waitlists for both kindergarten and first grade.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Murray Hill and Midtown East Parents Face Kindergarten Waitlists

Waitlists are predicted at P.S. 40 and P.S. 116, although P.S. 59 might be spared.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

New Backpacks and Sharpened Pencils Await First Day of School

Parents prepped kids and teachers spruced up classrooms as schools geared up for the first day of classes.