P.S. 242's clocks and PA system have not worked in some classrooms since September 2013.
P.S. 63 in Ozone Park was briefly evacuated on its first day back from summer vacation, the FDNY said.
The Department of Investigation says it is investigating at least 5 of the 9 shuttered pre-K programs.
Education workers with no inspection experience were given crash course on pre-K walk-throughs.
Officials abruptly canceled 9 pre-K programs and postponed 36 more just before the first day of school.
Rubain Dorancy accused Jesse Hamilton of ignoring 6 alleged rapes and assaults, with no substantiation.
The mayor said the comptroller's report misrepresented the current status of pre-K expansion.
The city will hold a lottery for the pre-K seats, which will be open to families living in District 15.
Jessica Jenkins will lead the West End Secondary School of Urban Studies.
The charters include a school for boys and one that teaches kindergartners a new language.
The school day at P.S. 78 will start 40 minutes earlier this fall, a change that has upset some parents.
P.S. 307, near the Farragut Houses, is struggling to draw applicants even though P.S. 8's pre-K closed.
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The city paid hundreds of contract workers to clear classrooms for Eva Moskowitz's charter chain.
Auditorium seats in the school just blocks from Ground Zero were never replaced.
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