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East Elmhurst »

Rezoning Plan Could Force Queens Students to Cross Six-Lane Road

The plan would force some students in East Elmhurst to cross busy Northern Boulevard.

Midtown East »

High School of Art and Design Kicks Off School Year in New Building

The new facility gives the school space for two galleries to exhibit student work.

Claremont »

Icahn Charter Network Expands in The Bronx with New School

Icahn 6 opened on Monday. The charter schools are high-performing and in great demand.

Astoria »

Astoria Schools Welcome Students Back

Students in Astoria headed back to school Thursday morning.

East Village »

Village Voice Leaving Cooper Sq. as Grace Church School Moves in

Grace Church School will open its new campus in Cooper Square this September.

Williamsburg »

Mario Batali Designs Recipes for Food Bank Education

Families around the city are looking affordable healthy recipes designed by Mario Batali.

Battery Park City »

Cheating Prevalent at High-Pressure Stuyvesant High School, Students Say

More than 70 percent of Stuyvesant students have copied homework, a student survey found.

Bushwick »

Stop-and-Frisks a 'Necessary Evil,' Police Official Tells Bushwick Locals

Locals need to "be more specific" with descriptions of criminals or "almost everybody's being stopped."

Williamsburg »

Occupy Wall Street Summer Camp Brings Activism to Out-of-School Youth

OWS activists are starting the Paul Robeson Freedom School, an 8-week summer program, on Maujer Street.

Greenwich Village »

Village School the Academy of St. Joseph Teaches Compassion

Angela Coombs, head of the Village's private Catholic elementary school, wants to shape kind people.

Willets Point »

Student Arts Contest Celebrates New York's Water

Thirty-seven students were named 'Water Champions' at a ceremony held at Citi Field Wednesday afternoon.

Williamsburg »

Lawsuit Against Williamsburg's Success Academy Charter School Dismissed

Opponents of the Williamsburg charter said they plan to appeal a judge's decision to toss their suit.

Astoria »

Third of Queens Libraries Would Close Under 'Devastating' Budget Cuts

The Queens Library is facing the prospect of losing $26.7 million in budget funding in fiscal year 2013.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Brooklyn HS Teacher Made Inappropriate Comments to Students, Probe Reveals

Michael Aquino allegedly made inappropriate remarks to three female students at George Westinghouse HS.

Central Harlem »

Excellence Starts Early at Democracy Prep

Emmanuel George is finishing up his second year as principal of Democracy Prep Harlem Middle School.