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East Harlem »

East Harlem CB Member Who Missed a Dozen Meetings Gets Voted Off the Board

Alexa Birdsong went to one meeting in 2014 and has missed every meeting in 2015, records show.

West Harlem »

Attendance-Tracking App Expands to 16 West Harlem Schools

Kinvolved connects teachers with parents and gives them timely data on tardiness and attendance.

Prospect Heights »

Dept. of Education Apologizes For Truancy Calls to Dead Teen's Family

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the mistake might be attributable to a "bureaucratic error."

Manhattan »

Trey Songz, Jose Reyes Team Up to Get Kids to School

A host of celebrities and sports stars have teamed up with the city to give kids who frequently skip school wake-up calls.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Only 77 Percent of NYC Students Attended First Day of School

Almost a quarter of New York City public school students stayed home on the first day of class Wednesday.