School Zoning

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Upper West Side »

6 Tips for Evaluating Local Schools Before Moving

If you're looking to relocate to a better school district, here's how you should do your research.

Upper West Side »

Luxury Real Estate Continues to Boom Next to Struggling School

Eighty percent of P.S. 191 students are disadvantaged in an area with apartments selling for millions. 

Windsor Terrace »

Parents Say Proposed District 15 Rezoning Forces Students to Travel Too Far

Parents say the proposed rezoning would force kids to travel too far to school on dangerous streets.

Long Island City »

Zoning for New Hunters Point Middle School Could Include Sunnyside Students

The DOE and the District 30 CEC will approve a zoning plan for the new school sometime this fall.

Washington Heights »

DOE Lays Out Dezoning Processes to District 6 Parents

A DOE representative met with the District 6 CEC for two very confrontational public meetings this week.

Chelsea »

Vote on Split Zones for Popular West Side Schools Set for January

A controversial split between the zone encompassing P.S. 3 and P.S. 41 will be decided next month.

Kips Bay »

Kips Bay Parents Fight Plan to Bring 'Underprivileged' Kids to New School

Nearly 50 parents signed a petition claiming the zoning lines for the new P.S. 281 would hurt the school.

Inwood »

Parents and Officials Voice Concerns About Uptown School Plans

Parents joined City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez in expressing concerns about uptown public schools.

Washington Heights »

Brokers Weigh in on Proposal to Scrap Uptown School Zones

Getting rid of school zones could affect property values, brokers said.

Washington Heights »

City Backs Off Plan to Scrap Uptown School Zones

The controversial plan likely will not go into effect in 2013, officials said.

Washington Heights »

City Proposes Eliminating Elementary School Zones in Upper Manhattan

The proposal is going through public review and could take effect as soon as the fall of 2013.

Downtown »

City Plans Major Rezoning of Downtown Schools

The rezoning would send downtown kids to Chinatown and the Village.

Manhattan »

Upper East Side Parents Grapple with Long Wait-Lists

Months away from the first day of classes, three schools on the Upper East Side still have students on the wait-list.