A parent leader says schools should not be able to see how kids rank them during the admissions process.
A number of parents said that their children were placed far from their zoned schools.
The embattled assemblyman led his school overcrowding task force meeting Wednesday evening.
The 1,700 students at P.S. 143 share a small building, with 6 trailers and an annex 15 blocks away.
Teacher Madeline Luciano was fired from P.S. 18 after letting students write that a classmate was ugly.
The percentage of African-American students at local schools has steadily declined over the past decade.
A pre-K program in the old Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School building will serve 378 children.
P.S. 87 and P.S. 9 are both getting an additional kindergarten class next school under the DOE's plan.
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña said the city will open 41 new classes for students with autism.
Like schools citywide, Park Slope Collegiate has seen a drop in violent incidents, data show.
Parents fear the loss of a kindergarten class will result in a waitlist at the popular P.S. 8.
Police searched P.S. 102 Jacques Cartier for an explosive device, the NYPD said.
Matthew Dallas-Fields, 16, brought a loaded gun to High School for Environmental Studies, police said.
A class of 108 pre-K seats is opening at 2 Washington St., which houses the treatment center Exponents.
All four incidents happened within a week of each other in Brooklyn, police and school staff said.
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