School Construction Authority

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West Village »

Parents Push for Fewer Seats at Planned Village Middle School

The new 75 Morton St. school is planned to serve 1,000 middle school students, officials said.

Greenwich Village »

City Takes Over 75 Morton St. to Build New Middle School

The city is converting 75 Morton St. to a new middle school, which will open in 2017.

East Village »

Construction at School Playground Stalled by Winter, Principals Say

A construction project has taken up most of the Star Academy and Neighborhood School's play space.

Woodside »

Crowded Woodside Middle School to Get 600-Seat Addition

The addition at IS 125 is meant to replace the school's temporary classrooms, the DOE said.

Flatiron »

Baruch College High School Opens $150K Science Lab

Baruch College Campus High School unveiled its renovated science lab to students this week.

Chelsea »

Principal Candidate for New Foundling School Hopes to Involve Parents

Officials nominated longtime P.S. 234 teacher Pat Carney to lead the new school on Sixth Avenue.

Long Island City »

Parents at Hunters Point School Pushing for Outdoor Recess Space

Kids at Long Island City's P.S. 78 have gone for years without recess, parents say.

Park Slope »

Asphalt Lot Is Fine Substitute for Bulldozed Garden, Ed Department Says

The School Construction Authority's promised "replacement community garden" is a field of asphalt.

Jackson Heights »

Two New Schools Coming to Jackson Heights and Corona

The School Construction Authority unveiled designs for two new schools in the area.

Sunnyside »

Construction Starts on New Sunnyside Elementary School

Officials broke ground on P.S. 313, saying the new school will help overcrowding in Queens District 24.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

P.S. 51 to Return to Hell's Kitchen in September

The school had to move to the Upper East Side because of construction.

Woodside »

Woodside School Will Get Annex to Replace Longtime Trailer Classrooms

The city will build an addition at crowded P.S. 11, which has used portable classrooms for over a decade.

Astoria »

Hallets Point Development May Include New School on NYCHA Campus

The developers of the Astoria waterfront plan are exploring the possibility of a K-8 school at the site.

Sunnyside »

New Sunnyside School Will Have Rooftop Play Space

Designs for the future P.S. 313 were presented at a Community Board 2 meeting.

Woodside »

Hundreds of New School Seats Planned for 'Epicenter of Overcrowding'

The city plans to add nearly 500 seats to P.S. 339 and add an annex to P.S. 11 to seat hundreds more.