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Forest Hills »

Forest Hills School to Receive Trailer to Accommodate Pre-K Demand

A trailer will be installed at P.S. 144 in time for the next school year, officials said.

Park Slope »

What You Need to Know About City's 'Standalone' Pre-K Centers

The DOE is running 57 separate pre-K centers that have 6,700 seats still available for September.

Upper West Side »

UWS Pre-K Students Sent to East Village Due to Overcrowding

There aren't enough pre-K spots on the Upper West Side, education advocates said.

Forest Hills »

As Kindergarten Waitlists Clear in Forest Hills, Pre-K Seats Are in Demand

All kindergartners who were waitlisted at P.S. 144 and P.S. 196 received a seat.

Washington Heights »

70 Percent of NYC Families Score Top Choice for Public Pre-K, Mayor Says

Roughly 70 percent of kids got their first choice of pre-K; 18 percent didn't get their top three.

Civic Center »

Cuomo and De Blasio Call for a Truce No One Expects Will Last

Political observers say the flare-ups between the two Democrats are all about power and control.

Forest Hills »

Parents Unite to Fight Overcrowding in City Schools

Parents from Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan have united in a new group.  

East Harlem »

East Harlem Nursery That Paved The Way for Pre-K Turns 50

The East Harlem Block Nursery led the way in giving city daycare centers an educational component.

Upper East Side »

8 Tips for Finding the Right Pre-K for Your Child

Experts share tips on what to consider when picking a pre-K program by Friday's deadline.

Soundview »

City Adds About 600 New Pre-K Seats in South Bronx, City Educators Say

The expansion should guarantee a pre-k spot for every District 8 family who wants one, the DOE said.

Financial District »

New Pre-K Classes Will Share Building With Downtown Drug Abuse Center

A class of 108 pre-K seats is opening at 2 Washington St., which houses the treatment center Exponents.

Clinton Hill »

City Drags Feet to Renew Lease on Pre-K Building in Clinton Hill: Critics

A pre-K program is in jeopardy while the city negotiates rent on their Fulton Street building.

Windsor Terrace »

Your Guide to Free Pre-K Programs as Enrollment Begins

Enrollment for the city's free pre-K programs opens Monday.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Asks Albany for Permanent Control of Schools, $300M for NYCHA

The mayor also criticized some of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's budget plans.