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A shortage of bilingual therapists has made the problem especially difficult in some districts.
New prevention programs will also provide more training for staff.
Astrid Jacobo was removed as principal from the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation.
The surrounding area has some of the highest overdose rates in the city, according to authorities.
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The teen was struck at the intersection of Grand Concourse and East 193rd Street, police said.
The child suffered swelling and redness to his left eye, police said.
Though details are scant, it would likely hurt affordable housing and the pockets of many New Yorkers.
Allies at school are important — for both students and parents, experts say.
The blade was in another student's backpack and fell out during the deadly encounter, police said.
Matthew McCree, 15, was fatally stabbed by Abel Cedeno, 18, at their Bronx high school on Wednesday.
Students at Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation said they felt unsafe before the incident.
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