The role reversal helps build self-esteem and teach responsibility at Landmark High School.
The test determines entry to the city's elite public schools.
College Prep Xaverian High School will allow girls to attend beginning in the fall of 2016.
Just 5 percent of offers to elite high schools went to black students and 7 percent to Latinos.
The former Nickelodeon star came to congratulate students.
Victoria Antonini, 42, was appointed principal of Sunset Park High School in September 2014.
Beam Center will host its workshops and after-school programs at 60 Sackett St. beginning next month.
Two teens were wounded in a shooting on Grand Street in Williamsburg, officials said.
The Brandeis and Martin Luther King Jr. complexes are the only ones in the area with metal detectors.
The victims of the stabbing are not cooperating with police who are investigating the assault.
The new 6-12 West End Secondary School will feature an interdisciplinary curriculum, its principal said.
Brian Lee was described as a popular, sweet young man by Brooklyn Tech classmates and church leaders.
Rashid Davis has run the Pathways in Technology Early College High School since its creation in 2011.
No matter which new school you're starting, DNAinfo has tips on how to handle the change.
Breakthrough New York prepares academically gifted students from low-income communities for college.
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