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Cobble Hill »

'Heart and Soul' of Mary McDowell Friends School in Cobble Hill to Retire

Admissions director Deborah Edel of the Mary McDowell Friends School is retiring after 27 years.

Bushwick »

Brooklyn Latin School Is Young, But Focused on Longtime Traditions

Principal Jason Griffiths believes school is about personal development in addition to academics.

Williamsburg »

School Safety Agent Arrested for Hitting Son with Cologne Bottle, Cops Say

NYPD School Safety Agent Tanya Edwards, 43, allegedly hit her son in the head with a cologne bottle.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Upper West Side Teacher's Aide Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

Hany Abdalla, 35, was charged with making a sexual comment to a student at P.S. 84 elementary school.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Charter High School May Get Another Chance to Stay Open

Williamsburg Charter High School won a temporary reprieve from a DOE order to close the school.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Horrific Medical Testing at NYC School Exposed at Tribeca Film Festival

A Tribeca Film Festival short shines new light on tests done on children between 1955 and the 1970s.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Gunshot Near Upper West Side School Rattles Parents

On Tuesday, a shot was fired at the intersection of West 71st Street and Amsterdam, near P.S. 199.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

MS 577 Students Return to Classrooms Where Mold Was Found

MS 577 parents remain concerned their kids face health risks in the classrooms.

Downtown »

TriBeCa Kids Open New P.S. 150 Music Room With A Song

TriBeCa's P.S. 150 has a bright new music room at the Greenwich Street school.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Hazardous Mold Found in Seven MS 577 Classrooms

Parents say mold in the building has made their children sick.

South Bronx »

Bronx Students Walk Out of Class to Protest Charter Co-Location Plan

Students at Schomburg H.S. said a plan to move a new charter in their building will cause overcrowding.

Flushing & Whitestone »

Veteran Queens School Teacher Arrested for Assaulting 6-Year-Old Student

Grace Peterson-Hagendorf was arrested for allegedly pushing a 6-year-old girl at an East Flushing school.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Williamsburg Police Pick Up 30 Percent More Truant Students

The 90th precinct picked up 30 truant students in one day alone in February, the NYPD said.

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

Queens Teacher's Aide Arrested for Sexually Abusing Six Girls

Brett Picou, 30, a teacher's aide at P.S. 52, was charged with sex abuse on Feb. 23, 2012.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Village Church Finds New Home Amid Ban on Worship in Schools

The Village Church, which used to gather in P.S. 3, has moved to the Greenwich House.