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Greenwich Village »

City to Unveil Plans for New Middle School at 75 Morton St.

Drawings and plans will be presented at a May 11 meeting, according to an email sent to P.S. 41 parents.

Chelsea »

Middle Schools Could Stop Weeding Out Kids Who Don't Rank Them First

A parent leader says schools should not be able to see how kids rank them during the admissions process.

Brownsville »

Brownsville Principal's School Gets Help From Community, Humans of New York

Nadia Lopez is the founding principal of Mott Hall Bridges Academy, a Brooklyn middle school.

Windsor Terrace »

New Brooklyn Middle School Aims to 'Reflect Diversity'

Families want the new M.S. 839 to draw students from Red Hook, Park Slope, and Sunset Park.

Richmond Hill »

21 Students Hospitalized After Science Experiment Mishap at Queens School

A classroom filled with smoke during an experiment at a Catholic school in Richmond Hill Thursday.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Principal Blends the Arts and Common Core With a Dose of Mindful Breathing

Victoria Armas created City Knoll using her experience as an art teacher.

Upper West Side »

Meet the 11-Year-Old Kid Who's Competing on 'Jeopardy!'

Cerulean  Ozarow,  a student at The Anderson School, is fulfilling a dream by appearing on the quiz show.

Bensonhurst »

Brooklyn Principal Takes 'Racist' Dig at Spanish Speakers, Parents Say

Brooklyn School of Inquiry Principal Donna Taylor later apologized to parents for her words.

Windsor Terrace »

DOE Unveils Plan for New Middle School and Rezoning in District 15

The rezoning would affect P.S. 154, P.S. 130, P.S. 131 and P.S. 230.

East Harlem »

How to Get Your Middle School Student into a Free After-School Program

Thousands of free middle school after-school seats are still open. Here's how to get one.

Upper West Side »

School Opening in Beacon HS Space to Use City as Extension of Classroom

The new 6-12 West End Secondary School will feature an interdisciplinary curriculum, its principal said.

Upper West Side »

West Prep's New Principal Sets High Expectations for His Students

Carland Washington aims to bolster the middle school's standing among local parents. 

Park Slope »

A Student's Guide to Moving Into Middle School, High School and College

No matter which new school you're starting, DNAinfo has tips on how to handle the change.

Upper East Side »

Coding Classes Help Low-Income Students Prep for College

Breakthrough New York prepares academically gifted students from low-income communities for college.