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More Students in Queens' District 30 Qualify for G&T, Despite Harder Test

Slightly more students in the district qualified for G&T this year, though fewer got the highest scores.

New York City »

Perfect Score No Guarantee of Top Choice After Gifted and Talented Changes

After announcing changes to G&T placement in the fall, the DOE reversed course, surprising parents.

Ditmars »

DOE Nixes Plan to Cut Gifted Program at Astoria's P.S. 122 After Backlash

Under pressure, the Department of Education withdrew plans to slash the G&T program in P.S. 122.

New York City »

How to Get Your 4-Year-Old Into a Gifted and Talented Program

Gifted and talented school applications are due April 19.

Ditmars »

Parents 'Optimistic' About P.S. 122 G&T Plan After Walcott Meeting

Parents met with DOE officials Monday to voice concerns over a plan to cut the school's gifted program.

New York City »

Harder Gifted and Talented Tests Netted Fewer Kids With Top Score

Thousands of 4-year-olds qualified for the city's gifted and talented programs.

Ditmars »

P.S. 85 Parents Push for Action on STEM G&T Program Expansion

Parents of students in the Queens gifted program want the middle school they say they were promised.

Ditmars »

Chancellor Walcott Agrees to Meet with P.S. 122 Parents About G&T Changes

A group of Queens parents confronted Dennis Walcott at a community meeting in Brooklyn Wednesday night.

Astoria »

Queens Parents Protest P.S. 122 G&T Cuts Outside DOE Offices

Dozens of parents gathered in Manhattan to deliver letters and a petition to Chancellor Walcott.

Ditmars »

Parents Mulling Legal Action to Fight Proposed P.S. 122 G&T Cuts

Parents have contacted a lawyer and are considering taking legal action against the city, they say.

Ditmars »

Parents Slam Proposed G&T Cuts and Middle School at Astoria's P.S. 122

Parents say expanding general ed. classes and cutting the G&T program will ruin the high-ranking school.

Astoria »

DOE to Cut Gifted Classes at Astoria's Prestigious P.S. 122

The city will dramatically reduce the size of the school's G&T middle school, to the outrage of parents.

East Village »

New Gifted and Talented Program Could Open in East Village

P.S. 15/The Roberto Clemente School will get a gifted program if there is enough demand, officials said.

Astoria »

Schools with Gifted Programs in Demand in Western Queens

The neighborhood's most sought-after schools include P.S. 122, P.S. 85 and P.S. 166, known for their G&T.

Long Island City »

P.S. 166 Parents Feel Slighted by Proposed Gifted Program for District 30

Gifted students at P.S. 166 are the only ones in district 30 without an automatic middle school transfer.