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Long Island City »

Parents Want New School Built at Hunters Point South

A petition calling for a school to be built at the affordable housing site has more than 400 signatures.

Long Island City »

DOE Adds Kindergarten Classes at Hunters Point School for Waitlisted Kids

Parents still worry that a lack of school space will continue to be a problem in the neighborhood.

Upper West Side »

MAP: 46,000 New School Seats Coming to NYC

The most seats are coming to Queens, with the fewest slated for Manhattan and Staten Island.

Sunset Park »

Families Launch 'Selfie' Campaign to Demand New Schools

Some parents who are tired of waiting for new schools want the city to consider adding one on Third Ave.

Financial District »

Creativity-Focused Private School Plans 2014 Opening

The Pine Street school will begin offering preschool, kindergarten and first-grade classes in fall 2014.

Chelsea »

Principal Candidate for New Foundling School Hopes to Involve Parents

Officials nominated longtime P.S. 234 teacher Pat Carney to lead the new school on Sixth Avenue.

Corona »

New School to Add Hundreds of Seats for Overcrowded Corona District

The new building should house 540 to 600 students when it reaches full capacity by 2017.

West Village »

City to Buy West Village School Building for $40M

The long-awaited deal will create additional school seats for West Village and Greenwich Village kids.

Long Island City »

New Hunters Point School to Focus on Ecology and the Waterfront

Hunters Point Community Middle School will use the nearby waterfront to teach about the environment.

Concord »

Two New Staten Island Schools Set to Open in the Fall, Mayor Says

The schools were announced by Mayor Bloomberg Tuesday.

Mott Haven »

Twenty New Schools To Open in The Bronx This Fall

The new schools set to open in September include a dozen elementary, one middle and seven high schools.

Sunnyside »

Queens 'Epicenter for Schools Overcrowding' Works Within Limitations

Space has been an issue for years in Woodside and Sunnyside, which straddle Districts 30 and 24.

Sunnyside »

Construction Starts on New Sunnyside Elementary School

Officials broke ground on P.S. 313, saying the new school will help overcrowding in Queens District 24.

Woodside »

Woodside School Will Get Annex to Replace Longtime Trailer Classrooms

The city will build an addition at crowded P.S. 11, which has used portable classrooms for over a decade.

Astoria »

Hallets Point Development May Include New School on NYCHA Campus

The developers of the Astoria waterfront plan are exploring the possibility of a K-8 school at the site.