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Woodside Residents Rally for After-School Programs

Two Woodside after-school programs are in jeopardy due to funding cuts.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Parents Push for Russian Dual-Language Program at School

Russian-speaking parents are looking for an Upper West Side school to host a dual-language program.

New Dorp »

Vincent Maniscalco Brings High Tech Changes to Staten Island Technical HS

Vincent Maniscalco heads the specialized high school Staten Island Tech, which requires an entrance exam.

Cobble Hill »

Bed Bugs Reportedly Found at Carroll Gardens Middle School

The Carroll School reportedly distributed notices confirming the presence of bed bugs at the school.

Upper East Side »

For Underserved Communities, Faith-Based Health Lessons

A new program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital uses scripture to help teach about heart disease.

Cobble Hill »

'Heart and Soul' of Mary McDowell Friends School in Cobble Hill to Retire

Admissions director Deborah Edel of the Mary McDowell Friends School is retiring after 27 years.

Bushwick »

Brooklyn Latin School Is Young, But Focused on Longtime Traditions

Principal Jason Griffiths believes school is about personal development in addition to academics.

Murray Hill »

Reformed 'Wild Child' Gil Tippy Leads Murray Hill Autism School

The Rebecca School works with students who have been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Teacher's Aide Not Charged for Alleged Sex Abuse

Hany Abdalla, 35, was not charged after being arrested on claims he sexually abused a special-ed student.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Teens Make Their Own Safe Sex PSAs

Brooklyn teens filmed their own safe-sex public service videos

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Upper West Side Teacher's Aide Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

Hany Abdalla, 35, was charged with making a sexual comment to a student at P.S. 84 elementary school.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Principal Miriam Pedraja Teaches Uptown Children Two Languages at a Time

Principal Miriam Pedraja brings bilingual learning to uptown kids at Amistad Dual Language School.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

LaGuardia High School Mourns 'Legendary' Slain Teacher Karyn Kay

Many students remembered LaGuardia High School's Karyn Kay as the best teacher they ever had.

Downtown »

TriBeCa Kids Open New P.S. 150 Music Room With A Song

TriBeCa's P.S. 150 has a bright new music room at the Greenwich Street school.

Manhattan »

Poll Shows Strong Backing For Teacher Rating Release

The majority of voters polled said they agree teacher ratings should be made public.

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