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Park Slope »

Middle schools are no longer allowed to use test scores as a sole or primary factor in admissions.

Civic Center »

The legislation calls for the DOE to make diversity a priority in its decision-making.

Greenwich Village »

The city now has until the end of 2018 to decide whether NYU's Bleecker St. site should become a school.

Upper West Side »

Here's what you need to know if you're hoping to score a G&T seat for your 4-year-old in fall 2015.

Greenwich Village »

Parents want NYU to extend a year-end deadline for a new public school on Bleecker Street.

East Flatbush »

Tami Hernandez-Rosenberg was given extra work and told she couldn't have her guide dog, she said.

Financial District »

Speaker Silver is offering space in his office building to create more classrooms at DOE headquarters.

Elmhurst »

An eighth grader initially said she was was groped on her way to I.S. 5 Tuesday, officials said.  

Windsor Terrace »

The rezoning would affect P.S. 154, P.S. 130, P.S. 131 and P.S. 230.

Lower East Side »

The city extended the Oct. 1 pre-K enrollment deadline because scores of seats are still empty.

Greenwich Village »

The DOE must commit to build a school on Bleecker Street by Dec. 31, or else NYU will retake the site.

East New York »

12-year-old Maria Herrera hanged herself after being tormented by classmates for more than a year.

Upper West Side »

The composting program is being expanded to include 720 city public schools.

Civic Center »

The Peck Slip School, located in Tweed Courthouse, is cramming up to 50 students into classrooms.

St. George »

Rose Kerr previously served as principal of the Staten Island School of Civic Leadership.