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Williamsburg »

Williamsburg School Marked for Closure Opens New Library

The century-old P.S. 19 Roberto Clemente school recently unveiled a new global studies library.

Greenpoint »

Brooklyn's Oldest Public Elementary School Welcomes New Leader

Principal Carmen Asselta caters to P.S. 34's diverse population of Polish and Latino students.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg and Greenpoint Offer Array of Schools Without Waitlists

Williamsburg's and Greenpoint's District 14 has no kindergarten waitlists, unlike much of the city.

Bushwick »

Community Involvement Boosts Bushwick Elementary Schools

Young Bushwick students learn to volunteer in their community.

East Village »

District 1 Offers Kindergarten Choices

Families can apply to any of the 17 elementary schools in the Lower East Side and East Village.

Upper East Side »

UES Residents Call for New Middle School in P.S. 158 Space

Community Board 8 members are pressing the DOE to lock in the vacant space for a new middle school.

Lower East Side »

Parents Fear Age Clash as FiDi High School Moves Into LES Elementary School

Freshmen and sophomores at Millennium High School moved to the Shuang Wen School on the Lower East Side.

New York City »

City Eyes 36 Elementary and Middle Schools for Closure

The DOE has begun "early engagement conversations" with 36 schools.

New York City »

Brooklyn and Queens Get High Marks in City's Public School Report Cards

The city released its annual grades for public elementary and middle schools.

Yorkville »

East Side School for Social Action Ready For Inaugural Class

The East Side School for Social Action, aka P.S. 527, will open its doors.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Fight Kicks Off Over New School in UES's P.S. 158

Parents want a middle school to share space with P.S. 158. The DOE is also considering a K - 5 school.

Astoria & Long Island City »

Corpus Christi School in Woodside to Close in June

Queens school will shutter at the end of the academic year due to rising debt and low enrollment.

Harlem »

Two Boys Stabbed During Robbery in Restaurant

Two boys were stabbed during a robbery at Village Fried Chicken, at 1739 Amsterdam Ave.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

City Reopens Door to Ease Overcrowding at P.S. 116

Education officials re-opened the door, Monday night, to a plan that could ease overcrowding at P.S. 116.

Midtown & Theater District »

Foundling School to Feature Dance Studio, Rooftop Playground

P.S. 340, the Foundling School, will offer Midtown students a dance studio and outdoor play space.