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Upper West Side »

Racial Gap Widening at Upper West Side Schools, Data Shows

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

Fort Greene »

Human Chains at City Schools to Form to Protest Cuomo's Teacher Evaluations

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

Civic Center »

City Will Now Close Schools for 2 Muslim Holidays

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

Mott Haven »

Bronx Parents Fleeing Low-Performing Schools, Advocacy Group Says

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

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

QUIZ: Identify These Illegal Drugs By Their Scientology 'Street Names'

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

Civic Center »

Cut City School Class Sizes by Increasing Taxes on Absentee Owners: UFT

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

Civic Center »

Charter Schools are Under-Enrolled, Public School Parents Say

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

Civic Center »

Parents Outraged by Overcrowded Classrooms in DOE Headquarters

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

Greenwich Village »

Music Class Slashed at Greenwich Village's PS 41

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

Astoria »

What to Do If Your Child Is Waitlisted for Kindergarten

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

TriBeCa »

10 NYC Students Have Committed Suicide in 7 Weeks, Chancellor Says

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

Washington Heights »

President Obama Praises Washington Heights High Schooler

The President lauded the achievement of WHEELS senior Estiven Rodriguez.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Parents Form Group to Tackle Public School Issues

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

Civic Center »

STORM UPDATE: New York Digs Out After Snowstorm

Subways and buses are running, schools are closed, roads are slick, and there's no trash pickup.

Upper West Side »

Parents and DOE Trade Blame for Potential Delays to UWS School Opening

Parents say a new UWS school is behind schedule, but the city counters it's waiting for community input.