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Sunnyside (Staten Island) »

Members of the local NAACP said they've been getting calls about the protest in schools.

Woodside »

Kindergarten students are being bused to P.S. 171 while an addition is built at their Woodside school.

Jamaica »

Rising Stars Islamic School was one of the nine UPK sites the city canceled or postponed this year.

Washington Heights »

At least one parent said he was not informed that a Hudson Heights pre-K would not open Thursday.

Central Harlem »

Columbia Secondary School does not have use of its PA system, a situation parents call "unsafe."

Great Kills »

A note shared online warned teachers not to protest the union's support of an Eric Garner rally.

Forest Hills »

P.S. 101 parents are angry that science teacher Richard Parlini is being allowed back into the school.

Central Harlem »

P.S. 242's clocks and PA system have not worked in some classrooms since September 2013.

Ozone Park »

P.S. 63 in Ozone Park was briefly evacuated on its first day back from summer vacation, the FDNY said.

Civic Center »

The Department of Investigation says it is investigating at least 5 of the 9 shuttered pre-K programs.

Civic Center »

Education workers with no inspection experience were given crash course on pre-K walk-throughs.

Midtown »

Officials abruptly canceled 9 pre-K programs and postponed 36 more just before the first day of school.

Crown Heights »

Rubain Dorancy accused Jesse Hamilton of ignoring 6 alleged rapes and assaults, with no substantiation.

Vinegar Hill »

The mayor said the comptroller's report misrepresented the current status of pre-K expansion.

Windsor Terrace »

The city will hold a lottery for the pre-K seats, which will be open to families living in District 15.