District 2

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Greenwich Village »

See how P.S. 41, P.S. 3 and P.S. 130 compare to other District 2 and citywide elementary schools.

Park Slope »

The DOE is running 57 separate pre-K centers that have 6,700 seats still available for September.

Upper West Side »

Success Academy has submitted a proposal to create charter schools in Districts 2 and 3. 

Upper East Side »

Principal David Getz's goal is to create great citizens who give back to their communities.

TriBeCa »

The plan would force students to bus from TriBeCa to the new Foundling School in Chelsea.

Union Square »

Teachers said they plan to fight against the opening of a charter school inside the building.

Upper East Side »

A mistake sent students slated for the under-enrolled P.S. 267 to other schools instead.

Gramercy »

Washington Irving and High School of Graphic Communication Arts named as "suggested sites."

TriBeCa »

More than 530 District 2 preschoolers won a gifted and talented seat for this year.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Waitlists are predicted at P.S. 40 and P.S. 116, although P.S. 59 might be spared.

Manhattan »

There were "some issues" with the online application for signing up kids to take the gifted and talented test on Friday, the deadline, but DOE officials said they would help shut out parents schedule a test time on Monday.  

Midtown & Theater District »

Community board and community education council members are trying to pressure the city to commit to limiting Midtown's first elementary school to local kids.