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Crown Heights »

Principal of P-TECH Leads Students Toward Both a Diploma and a Degree

Rashid Davis has run the Pathways in Technology Early College High School since its creation in 2011.

Park Slope »

Park Slope's Struggling P.S. 282 Gets New Principal

Rashan Hoke, P.S. 282's new principal, hopes to improve communication with parents and teachers.

Carroll Gardens »

Founding Principal Bids Farewell to Carroll Gardens School

Alyce Barr, principal of Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies, discussed her years at the school.

Upper East Side »

East Side Middle School Creates a Community for Students and Parents

Principal David Getz's goal is to create great citizens who give back to their communities.

Canarsie »

Principal Knocks Parents Who Shun School Uniforms For Religious Beliefs

Principal Lorenzo Chambers said in a letter he didn't buy parents' excuses for kids not wearing uniforms.

Fordham »

Principal Turned Blind Eye as Teacher Abused Girl, Investigators Say

The principal of PS 386 didn't tell authorities about a teacher's advances on a 10-year-old student.

Upper West Side »

Three New Principals Step Up at UWS Schools

Interim principals are joining the ranks at three Upper West Side schools. 

East Williamsburg »

Brooklyn Latin's Founder Leaves for Harlem Charter School

Jason Griffiths said he was leaving the specialized school because of the city's bureaucratic policies.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Special Ed Public School Principal Harassed UFT Rep, Cops Say

Michelle Thornton Mannix of P.S. K 141 in South Williamsburg allegedly pushed the union member.

Bed-Stuy »

P.S. 256 Principal Helped Turn Around Failing Bed-Stuy School

Sharyn Hemphill helped P.S. 256 thrive again just a year after there were fears it might close.

Upper East Side »

Teacher Fired for 'Bribing' Kids with Food Claims Colleagues Took Gifts

Valencia Garrett says school officials really canned her for griping about lavish gifts from parents.

Bushwick »

Community Involvement Boosts Bushwick Elementary Schools

Young Bushwick students learn to volunteer in their community.

Red Hook »

Days After Newtown, City Also Remembers Principal Killed 20 Years Ago

As the nation mourned the Connecticut victims, New York City remembered another murdered principal.

New Dorp »

New Dorp High School Principal Helps Turn Around Failing School

Principal Deirdre DeAngelis has raised the graduation rate by focusing on writing skills.

Park Slope »

P.S. 107 Principal Wants Kids to be School Leaders

Eve Litwack, 56, started as principal at P.S. 107 in 2011.