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Paper, Pencils, Pistol? Teen Packs Gun On First Day Of School

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - As more than one million public school students in NYC returned to classes yesterday, one teen was busted for bringing a...

Department Of Education Announces Free School Lunch For All Students

Just in time for the new academic year, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, and Public Advocate Letitia James announced today...

Meet Your Candidate: Justin Brannan For Bay Ridge’s District 43

The 43rd District currently has nine candidates running for Vincent Gentile’s City Council seat. Those candidates include four Republicans and five Democrats vying to...

Brooklyn School Of Inquiry Principal Resigns For New DOE Job

The charismatic founding principal of the ultra-selective Brooklyn School of Inquiry announced her resignation in a letter to parents on Monday. "I am proud of...

Greenfield Breaks Ground On Kolbert Park Makeover, Is Midwood Field Next?

On a sunny spring day in May, officials and kids gathered to announce a massive and long-overdue renovation to Midwood's Kolbert Park, a green...

Parking Wars: Can School Buses Park On Your Block Overnight?

It's a sight so common on our streets that we often don't notice: armies of school buses parked on residential blocks on nights and...

New Middle School Opens 90 Seats In District 22

The new, long-awaited Kensington public school is now open for middle school applicants throughout District 22. In addition to the standard enrollment period (which...

NYC Schools Chancellor Pens Letter on Immigration

Students and parents across the city received a letter yesterday assuring them that the Department of Education will protect the right of all students,...

Six-Hundred School Bus Routes Could Be Affected By Possible Driver Strike...

Roughly 900 city school bus drivers and attendants voted to authorize a strike Wednesday night after rejecting a proposed contract from management, DNA Info...

[Updated] Parents Frustrated By Bureaucracy At District 22 Rezoning Meeting Last...

  Last night, the Community District Education Council 22 (CDEC22) held a public meeting about the proposed rezoning of six elementary schools in District 22. The...

Tonight: Attend A DOE School Rezoning Meeting At PS 217

Tonight: Speak up for the Department of Education's planned rezoning for neighboring elementary schools at P.S. 139, P.S. 134, P.S. 217, P.S. 245, P.S.152, P.S. 315,...

15-Year-Old Boy Arrested For Bringing Gun To Clinton Hill School, NYPD...

A student brought a loaded gun to his Clinton Hill school on the first day of classes, police said. The 15-year-old boy was arrested after...

Elementary School Principal Removed Following Outcry Over Father’s Arrest

The Department of Education (DOE) has replaced the principal at a Midwood elementary school following an outcry over a parent's controversial arrest. Parents have been...

Elementary School Principal Removed Following Outcry Over Father’s Arrest

The Department of Education (DOE) has replaced the principal at a Midwood elementary school following an outcry over a parent's controversial arrest. Parents have been...

After Student Outcry, Midwood High School Teacher Who Re-Sold Books Is...

The Department of Education has dropped misconduct charges against an English teacher at Midwood High School, who was suspended in March for re-selling books...