Crown Heights »

Tweet From Across the Pond Makes Poem by Crown Heights Teen Go Viral

Chanie Gorkin, 17, wrote the piece, "Worst Day Ever?" for a high school class last year.

Astoria »

New Pre-K to Open in Shuttered Astoria Catholic School Building

The DOE will lease the former Most Precious Blood School at 32-52 37th St. for a 270-seat pre-k center.

Sunset Park »

De Blasio Not Doing Enough to Fix School Overcrowding, Critics Say

The city is changing its formula on calculating school overcrowding but not lowering target class sizes.

Long Island City »

Hunters Point Library Branch Project Gets an Extra $3 Million in Funding

The additional funds from this year's budget bring the total budget for the project to $33 million.  

Upper West Side »

UWS Has One of City's Highest Percentages of Charter School Students

District 3 has a high percentage of charter school students and charter schools, an IBO report said.

West Harlem »

Teacher Who Committed Suicide Forged Common Core Test Answers, DOE Says

The principal of the Teachers College Community School jumped in front of the subway in April.

University Heights »

Bronx High School Struggles To Overcome Record of Most Student Arrests

Dewitt Clinton High School in The Bronx had the most arrests of students in the city, data shows.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Students Attack and Rob 14-Year-Old, Police Say

The group took two cellphones and a pair of headphones from the victim after beating him, police said.

Jamaica »

York College Gets $4M For Lab and Classroom Upgrades

The funding for the school has been allocated by several elected officials.

Civic Center »

NYC Parents Are Satisfied With Their Kids' Public Schools... as Usual?

The DOE says 95 percent of parents are satisfied with their kids' schools. Experts aren't surprised.

SoHo »

SoHo Teen Wins Award From City For Invention to Help Deaf People

Daniil Frants, 16, used Google Glass to come up with a gadget to help deaf people follow conversations.

Red Hook »

Youth Group Creates 'Street Marketing' Cooperative in Red Hook

Kaluk officially launched in the neighborhood last week. 

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