Department of Education

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Bed-Stuy »

The school, which has two locations at Kent Avenue and Ellery Street, will close due to low performance.

Stapleton »

The school was one of three to not be renewed when their charters expire in June.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

The city will not renew the low-performing elementary school's charter, set to expire in June.

Boerum Hill »

The DOE released a plan to phase out all middle school classes at Brooklyn School for Global Studies.

Bed-Stuy »

The DOE is proposing to co-locate Boys and Girls High School and Medgar Evers College Preparatory School

Downtown Brooklyn »

The SCA has received funding for more than 3,000 new school seats in the Downtown Brooklyn area.

Bed-Stuy »

The school is slated to receive the program in conjunction with a proposed consolidation, officials said

Upper West Side »

Redistributing the student population from Amsterdam Houses would lead to school equity, leaders said.

Upper West Side »

West End Secondary School was originally slated to receive $50 for capital improvements. 

Upper West Side »

The West End Secondary School has a "handshake" agreement in place, Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal said.


School officials unveiled redesign plans for MS 313, which is moving to DUMBO in September.

Financial District »

A soaring tower, slated to be completed in 2019, will house a new elementary school.

Williamsburg »

"Nobody thinks about saving up for these things," Jovani Cubias' half-sister said.

Central Harlem »

The Harlem Council of Elders posted a petition asking all schools to have librarians next school year. 

Jackson Heights »

Jared Fox is the first person to hold the position with the Department of Education.