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Upper West Side »

The most seats are coming to Queens, with the fewest slated for Manhattan and Staten Island.

Civic Center »

Commuters were hit with freezing rain Monday, but Staten Island Chuck predicted an early spring.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

A Church of Scientology-backed group teaches kids about drugs in city schools. 

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

The program visited at least 30 city public schools last year, according to its Facebook page.

Downtown Brooklyn »

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

Bed-Stuy »

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

Midtown »

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

New Springville »

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

Sunset Park »

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

Upper West Side »

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

Downtown Brooklyn »

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

Morningside Heights »

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

Civic Center »

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

Central Harlem »

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

Far Rockaway »

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