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City Kicks Off Pre-K Application Period by Extending Deadline

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña called parents Monday to let them know about pre-K enrollment.

Civic Center »

New Schools Chancellor's Message to DOE Staffers: 'Bring Joy Back'

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña addressed the city's Department of Education staffers on Monday.

Washington Heights »

Parents Ask de Blasio to Put Online Kindergarten Applications on Hold

The controversial online kindergarten application system is a "ticking time bomb," parents said Thursday.

Civic Center »

How to Stay Cool Under the Pressure of NYC's High School Admissions Process

Morris Cohen, LCSW, discusses how to conquer the stressful high school application process.

Inwood »

Schools Should Not Be Forced to Share Space, Parents Say at Rally

Parents from across the city spoke out against co-locations at a protest outside of Tweed Courthouse.

Civic Center »

Pre-K Classes Coming to Peck Slip School This Fall

The new Peck Slip school, located in Tweed Courthouse, will have two, half-day sections of pre-K.

New York City »

After Month-Long Strike, School Buses Will Be Rolling Wednesday

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott said he expects all buses to be back on the road Wednesday.

New York City »

How to Get Your Kids To School During the Bus Strike

Here's how to get your kids to school during the strike.

New York City »

City to Reinstate Social Promotion for Some Failing Students

Hundreds of students will move to the next grade this fall despite failing state tests, officials said.

Fordham & Tremont »

Top DOE Official Fired After Allegedly Pulling Strings to Hire Wife

A top Department of Education official has been accused of using his influence to get his wife a job.

Downtown »

TriBeCa's P.S. 234 Will Hold Lottery for Kindergarten Seats

P.S. 234 has received 163 applications for 125 kindergarten seats.

Downtown »

Maggie Siena, P.S. 150 Principal, Will Lead New Peck Slip School

The Peck Slip School will open with two kindergarten classes in the fall of 2012.

Downtown »

More Seats Announced for New Peck Slip School

The Peck Slip School will now offer 712 elementary seats, 56 more than had been announced in November.

Downtown »

Convert Tweed Courthouse to a School, Downtown Pol Says

State Sen. Daniel Squadron suggested that the Department of Education vacate its offices at Tweed Courthouse to make way for a school.

Manhattan »

January Regents Saved by Private Funds, Including $250K From Bloomberg

Six donations of $250,000, including one from Mayor Bloomberg, were collected to restore next January's Regents exams, which had been cut by the state.