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Upper West Side »

Parents and residents rallied behind the charter network, while others decried its admissions policy.

Concourse »

School officials are calling for basketball hoops and better cleanup efforts at the park.

Upper West Side »

The percentage of African-American students at local schools has steadily declined over the past decade.

Fort Greene »

Students, teachers and parents will form human chains around their school buildings on March 12.

Civic Center »

Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitr will be added to the city's public school holiday calendar, the mayor said.

Mott Haven »

Enrollment declined by 31 percent since 2009 at 33 of the borough's schools, a report found.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

A Church of Scientology-backed group teaches kids about drugs in city schools. 

Civic Center »

By taxing absentee owners, NY State could gather money to downsize public schools classes to 15 students

Civic Center »

Parents said data shows two-thirds of Success Academy charter schools are under-enrolled.

Civic Center »

The Peck Slip School, located in Tweed Courthouse, is cramming up to 50 students into classrooms.

Greenwich Village »

P.S. 41's longtime music teacher, Eve Zanni, had to leave the school after her position was cut.

Astoria »

Here are tips on what to do if your family is still waiting for a seat.

TriBeCa »

Carmen Farina reportedly told a group of principals that she was "heartsick" about the deaths.

Washington Heights »

The President lauded the achievement of WHEELS senior Estiven Rodriguez.

Jackson Heights »

Parents interested in learning more about local public schools can attend a meeting on Thursday.