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Downtown Brooklyn »

Public Schools Will Be Closed Tuesday Due to Blizzard

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that schools would be closed Tuesday because of the storm.

Bed-Stuy »

Brooklyn Teacher Arrested in Sex Crimes Case, Police Say

Waris Grant, a teacher at Bed-Stuy's P.S. 256, is charged with promoting prostitution. 

Midtown »

4 Reasons Parents Are Happy That School Superintendents Are Back in Power

Families believe newly empowered superintendents will be more responsive to complaints about schools.

New Springville »

Fire at School Causes Widespread Power Outages, Con Ed Says

The fire caused 309 homes in New Springville to lose power Tuesday morning, Con Ed said.

Sunset Park »

Families Launch 'Selfie' Campaign to Demand New Schools

Some parents who are tired of waiting for new schools want the city to consider adding one on Third Ave.

Upper West Side »

MAP: Green Roofs, Music Practice Rooms Part of $40M Upgrade to Schools

The projects range from upgrading facilities like auditoriums and boilers to creating rooftop gardens.

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.