The Peck Slip School, located in Tweed Courthouse, is cramming up to 50 students into classrooms.
Sharon Terry is getting ready for the new annex at I.S. 230.
Elected officials took aim at the plan to send students from the Woodside school to Astoria's P.S. 171.
A rezoning meant to relieve overcrowding at P.S. 116 is hurting the school instead, parents said.
The new building should house 540 to 600 students when it reaches full capacity by 2017.
A lack of school options has some LIC parents considering other neighborhoods — for school, or to live.
A new pre-K is coming to Lower Manhattan, but parents still want to see more seats in the area.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg also dissed telecommuting as "one of the dumber ideas I’ve ever heard."
The School Construction Authority unveiled designs for two new schools in the area.
Zoning changes that begin to take effect in fall of 2013 will help reduce overcrowding in the area.
Her school in Sunset Park is one of the most overcrowded in the city.
Parents are already planning fundraising efforts for the new school opening in Park Slope in 2013.
The District 2 Community Education Council voted to approve sweeping zoning changes Thursday.
Teachers said they plan to fight against the opening of a charter school inside the building.
Two news schools, P.S. 312 and I.S./H.S. 404, will open in Hunters Point in September 2013.
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