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Upper West Side »

Head of Stephen Gaynor School Promotes Highly Individualized Education

At the K-8 school for students with special education needs, lesson plans are tailored individually. 

Upper West Side »

York Prep Principal Strives for Inclusive, Family Atmosphere

The private school has operated on the Upper West Side for 45 years. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

School Forced Girl into Counseling with Accused Molester, Prosecutors Say

The "top man" at an Hasidic girls school is Nechemya Weberman's cousin.

Chelsea »

Suri Cruise's First Day of School Sees Paparazzi Flock to Chelsea

Photographers swarmed Avenues, a new private school, for Suri Cruise's first day.

Greenwich Village »

Village School the Academy of St. Joseph Teaches Compassion

Angela Coombs, head of the Village's private Catholic elementary school, wants to shape kind people.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea and West Village Parents Have Dizzying Choice for Kindergarten

Parents can choose between P.S. 41, P.S. 3,  P.S. 11 and P.S. 33.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Archbishop Dolan Delivers Mass for Notre Dame School Centennial

The private, Catholic college prep school for girls, which has a class of 300 this year, was founded in 1912 by the Sisters of St. Ursula.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Students May Return to a Former East Village School Building

One-time P.S. 64 on E. Ninth Street could be reborn as a private school or student housing, broker says.