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Homecrest »

City Schools See Uptick in Complaints of Unsupervised Students, Report Says

This year at least 69 students have wandered off school property, a report released Tuesday said. 

Cobble Hill »

Family of Autistic Student Who Died in School Hires Avonte Oquendo Lawyer

Dyasha Smith, 21, choked to death on a muffin in her Cobble Hill school.

Upper West Side »

School Teaching Special-Needs Students Alongside Typical Learners Expands

The IDEAL School, a K-8 independent school, has opened a high school on West 89th Street.

Crown Heights »

Art by Children With Special Needs Sold to Benefit Crown Heights Nonprofit

Eighty-three works from members of the Friendship Circle will go on sale this weekend.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Special Needs Preschool Looks to Expand

A special needs preschool in Bed-Stuy wants to provide evaluation services to children.

New York City »

City's Public School Buses Were Involved in 1,700 Accidents Last Year

City school bus accidents led to more than 900 injuries last year.

Ridgewood »

School Bus Carrying Special Needs Students Rear-Ended in Queens

The bus was hit at Metropolitan Avenue and Mt. Olivet Crescent about 9 a.m., officials said.

East Flatbush »

School Bus Carrying 14 Special Needs Students Crashes in Brooklyn

The crash occurred on East 49th Street and Church Avenue in East Flatbush.

Woodside »

School Bus Full of Special Needs Students Collides with Car in Woodside

Eight special needs students were released after their school bus hit another car.

Crown Heights »

Special Needs Kids Get A Room of Their Own at Brooklyn Children's Museum

The nation's oldest children's museum opens space designed for kids with special needs.

Union Square »

Idling School Buses Spew Exhaust on 17th Street, Locals Say

Buses have been choking traffic and spewing exhaust on West 17th Street near Union Square, residents say.

St. George & Port Richmond »

School Bus Carrying Special-Needs Students Crashes on Staten Island

A special-needs school bus crashed on Bard and Henderson avenues on Staten Island Thursday morning.

Harlem »

14 Hurt as Special Needs School Bus Crashes in East Harlem

The bus collided with a truck on Second Avenue at East 115th Street.