Advocates hope the trays will help stop plastics and other materials getting into compostable waste.
Jonathan Blum, of Dreamyard Prepatory School, was arrested in an undercover sting, police said.
The centers — three in Jamaica and one in Kew Gardens — will provide 270 new pre-K seats.
The city plans to tear down the historic wall during renovation of Curtis High School.
The new Riverside Center school will have two grades each and serve K-8 grades, the DOE said.
Parents started a petition after 50 kids were wait-listed at the neighborhood's only elementary school.
Schools in the neighborhood have had long kindergarten waitlists since at least 2012.
Drawings and plans will be presented at a May 11 meeting, according to an email sent to P.S. 41 parents.
The DOE announced two new schools serving the Forest Hills area, but the sites are still tentative.
Experts share tips on what to consider when picking a pre-K program by Friday's deadline.
Parents worry public school seats aren't keeping up with the growing neighborhood.
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.
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