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Fort Greene »

Compass Charter Cleared to Open in Fort Greene's M.S. 113

The new charter school will share a building with the public middle school on Adelphi Street.

Central Harlem »

Geoffrey Canada Resigns as Head of Harlem Children's Zone

Canada will be replaced by Anne Williams-Isom, who has served as chief operating officer since 2009.

Red Hook »

Petition Asks Red Hook's CB6 to Delay Decision on Pricey Private School

The petition asks Community Board 6 for more time to learn about a proposed private school in Red Hook.

Central Harlem »

Eva Moskowitz's Success Academy Got Preferential DOE Treatment, Emails Show

The Education Department bends over backwards to accommodate Eva Moskowitz, sources say.

Greenpoint »

Greenpoint Charter Avoids Closure with More Than 50 Percent Enrollment Jump

Citizens of the World's push for students and a new budget succeeded in just two month, officials said.

Upper West Side »

UWS Enrollment Projections Don't Account for New Development, Parents Say

Parents say the DOE isn't taking into account the enormous residential growth in the neighborhood. 

Greenpoint »

State Places Citizens of the World Charter on Probation

The state has officially listed the charter school on probation due to its low enrollment.

Greenpoint »

Citizens of the World Charter School Could Close Due to Low Enrollment

The controversial Williamsburg school has enrolled just over half its projected number of students.

Greenpoint »

Under-Enrolled Brooklyn Charter School Hasn't Warned Parents It Might Close

Citizens of the World hasn't told parents it faces potential probation and closure, its director said.

Windsor Terrace »

Principal at New Charter School Aims to Create 'Empowered Learners'

Linda Rosenbury is the first principal at the newly opened Brooklyn Urban Garden School.

Civic Center »

CEC Slams Plan for Charter School Inside Troubled Murry Bergtraum HS

The District 2 Community Education Council opposes putting a Success charter school in Murry Bergtraum.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights School Shines at Intersection of Old and New

P.S. 705 principal Sandra Soto said the school's diversity is an asset.

Crown Heights »

In Charter-Rich Central Brooklyn, New KIPP Elementary Strives to Stand Out

KIPP AMP was among Crown Heights' first charter schools, but competition is stiff for its new elementary.

Williamsburg »

Success Academy Seeks to Have 100 New York Schools in Next Decade

The charter network with 20 New York City schools just received a $5 million grant for further expansion.

Union Square »

Success Academy Union Square Welcomes First Students

The controversial charter school chain welcomed its first kindergartners at its new location.