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Downtown Brooklyn »

40 New and Expanding Dual Language Programs Coming to NYC Schools

The languages range from Hebrew to Haitian Creole and will start in September 2015.

Morningside Heights »

Feds Open Investigation Into Columbia's Handling of Rape Complaints

The investigation will probe whether Columbia and Barnard mishandled sexual assault cases on campus. 

Civic Center »

4 Pressing Issues That Will Shape Schools Chancellor Farina's Second Year

From diversity to discipline, DNAinfo rounded up major issues the schools chancellor faces in 2015.

Central Harlem »

School Clocks DOE Claimed to Fix Still Broken 6 Months Later

The clocks at Harlem's P.S. 242 have been broken since September 2013.

Far Rockaway »

Trucks That Store Cellphones Outside School Will Soon be Out of Business

The trucks made money storing banned cellphones outside schools, but will be gone with the ban lifted. 

Upper West Side »

Beacon High School's New Building Will Open a Month Ahead of Schedule

Beacon High School's new home on West 43rd Street will open on Aug. 1, 2015, instead of Sept. 1.

Lower East Side »

Lower East Side Success Academy Delayed for 2 Years, Officials Say

Success Academy has deferred its request for space from the Department of Education for two years.

Upper East Side »

7 Things You Need to Know Before Applying to Kindergarten

Children who were born in 2010 can apply to kindergarten from Jan. 7 to Feb. 13.

East Village »

Teaching Assistants Arrested After Hitting 14-Year-Old Student, Police Say

Police arrested two paraprofessionals for assault at an East Village high school, according to the NYPD.

East Harlem »

DOE Proposes Shared Site for East Harlem Progressive Middle School

The proposal would put Central Park East II's middle school in the same building as P.S. 108.

Fort George »

Uptown Charter School Seeks to Expand Elementary Grades

The Equity Project Charter School wants to add pre-K through fourth grade classes to its middle school.

Park Slope »

How a Park Slope School Is Fighting to Stay Diverse

P.S. 133 sets aside seats for low-income and immigrant students to preserve the school's diversity.

Washington Heights »

Decrepit Bathrooms at Century-Old WaHi School Need Overhaul, Parents Say

The restrooms at P.S. 132 need to be upgraded for health and safety reasons, parents said.

East Village »

East Village Students Walk Out After DOE Bans Eric Garner Protest

The school had originally planned a march across the Brooklyn Bridge, but it was canceled by the DOE.

Red Hook »

Teen Beats 12-Year-Old With Paintball Gun at Red Hook School, Police Say

The incident took place at P.S. 15 Patrick F. Daly School on Dec. 5, police said.