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Upper West Side »

Find the Best Dual-Language and Immersion Preschools on the Upper West Side

DNAinfo has a guide to the bilingual and immersion preschools popping up in the area.

Inwood »

Bilingual Yoga Classes Coming to Inwood Studio

Bread and Yoga is offering classes that mix English and Spanish as a way to appeal to new participants.

Flushing »

Bilingual Kids See Gifted Scores Drop After Test Changes, Parents Say

Changes to the gifted and talented exam put children of immigrants at a disadvantage, experts said.

Washington Heights »

Washington Heights Bilingual School Gets Ready to Open

Dos Puentes Elementary School will welcome its first batch of kindergartners in September.

Upper West Side »

P.S. 87 Dual-Language Program Saved From Budget Cuts

The program is safe for this year after budget shortfalls threatened its future, DOE reps confirmed. 

Chinatown »

Charter School Chain that Teaches Falun Gong Applies to Open in New York

After a failed attempt last year, Dr. Lotus King Weiss is applying to open six bilingual schools.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Parents Push for Russian Dual-Language Program at School

Russian-speaking parents are looking for an Upper West Side school to host a dual-language program.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Principal Miriam Pedraja Teaches Uptown Children Two Languages at a Time

Principal Miriam Pedraja brings bilingual learning to uptown kids at Amistad Dual Language School.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Shuang Wen School Parents Sue DOE

Parents are suing the DOE regarding claims of discrimination against the bilingual Lower East Side school.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Shuang Wen Official Speaks Out About His Departure

The head of Shuang Wen's nonprofit arm spoke about his eight-month tenure at the school.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Kindergarten Selection Has Lower East Side Parents Doing Homework

Parents from the East Village to Chinatown attended an information session Wednesday.