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Upper West Side »

DOE Kept Info on 'Dangerous' UWS School Secret, Officials Say

The DOE's withholding of information from the principal and parents is "disturbing," leaders charged.

Upper West Side »

City Adding Dozen Kindergarten Spots at P.S. 199 To Ease Waitlist

The DOE has added seats to P.S. 199 despite promising not to increase enrollment.

Upper West Side »

UWS Parents Fear Student Squeeze in DOE Plan to Add Kindergarten Classes

P.S. 87 and P.S. 9 are both getting an additional kindergarten class next school under the DOE's plan.

Upper West Side »

New Kindergarten Class at P.S. 199 Sparks Overcrowding Fears

The DOE said it added 25 new seats to the popular school to accomodate a long waitlist this year. 

New York City »

More Than 2,300 Children Waitlisted for Kindergarten

There were 2,361 kids placed on a waitlist for fall 2013, down slightly from last year.

TriBeCa »

Popular Downtown Schools Face Kindergarten Lotteries Once Again

P.S. 234 and P.S. 276 will both have to hold lotteries for kindergarten this year.

TriBeCa »

TriBeCa's P.S. 234 Accepts All Waitlisted Kindergarteners

P.S. 234 is opening a sixth kindergarten class to accommodate waitlisted children.

Manhattan »

2,406 Children Placed on Kindergarten Waitlists

2,406 students are currently on waitlists for zoned kindergartens across the city.

Downtown »

TriBeCa's P.S. 234 Will Hold Lottery for Kindergarten Seats

P.S. 234 has received 163 applications for 125 kindergarten seats.

Downtown »

City Defends Sending TriBeCa Kindergartners to Chinatown

The city is not changing its plan to send waitlisted P.S. 234 families to P.S. 130 in Chinatown.

Downtown »

TriBeCa's Coveted P.S. 234 To Hold Lottery for Kindergarten Seats

The popular school has received 163 applications for 125 seats.

Downtown »

City Pursues New Elementary School at Peck Slip Post Office

The city hopes to build a new 400-seat K-5 school where the Peck Slip Post Office now stands.

Manhattan »

P.S. 234, Sought After TriBeCa School, to Open Extra Kindergarten Class

The education department's decision means roughly half of the 50 families still waitlisted for PS 234 will win a seat.

Manhattan »

City to Hold Info Session for Waitlisted Families Downtown

Parents waitlisted for PS 234 will learn Tuesday about the options for their children.

Manhattan »

Dozens of Children on Waitlist for P.S. 234 Could Be Bused to Chinatown

The perennially popular TriBeCa school did not have room for all the kindergartners who applied this year.