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Sunset Park »

DOE Places Brooklyn Mom's 3 Sons in Schools in 3 Different Neighborhoods

Jovita Sosa was repeatedly told a new DOE computer system, not principals, controls enrollment.

Astoria »

What to Do If Your Child Is Waitlisted for Kindergarten

Here are tips on what to do if your family is still waiting for a seat.

Park Slope »

Park Slope School Blames Application Spike on Parents Giving Fake Addresses

Park Slope's P.S. 321 blamed their waitlist on families falsely claiming to live in its zone.

Long Island City »

Hunters Point Kindergarten Wait List Jumps 50 Percent in Growing Nabe

31 students are waitlisted for kindergarten at P.S. 78, the only elementary school in the neighborhood.

Kips Bay »

New Murray Hill School Gives East Side Parents More Choice

Zoning changes that begin to take effect in fall of 2013 will help reduce overcrowding in the area.

Midtown East »

P.S. 59 Scraps Pre-K Program Amid Overcrowding

The school has waitlists for kindergarten and first grade, despite a spacious new facility.

Downtown »

Parents Slam City Solutions for Downtown Kindergarten Waitlists

Parents said the city needs to build another new school in Lower Manhattan.

Manhattan »

Success Academy Charter Schools Get Record Number of Applications

Success Acadmemy, a controversial charter network, received 12,374 applications for 1,200 seats.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Waitlists Stretch to First Grade at P.S. 59

Parents of prospective P.S. 59 students are facing waitlists for both kindergarten and first grade.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

P.S. 290's Post-Rezoning Waitlist Angers Parents

Though P.S. 290 was rezoned to reduce waitlists, some parents got letters showing a waitlist of 42.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Kindergarten Waitlist Expected at New P.S. 59 Building in Midtown

Parents who were told the new school could accommodate all kindergartners now face a lengthy waitlist.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Kindergarten Waitlists Stress Out Upper East Side Parents

If you think college admissions are stressful, try getting your child into kindergarten on the Upper East Side.