(Photo by Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office)Students from Sheepshead Bay, Coney Island and other Brooklyn neighborhoods have been tapped to perform as part of the summertime lineup of the 2015 School Lunchtime Concert Series. The concert series kicked off Wednesday in Downtown Brooklyn’s Willoughby Plaza and continue
Not satisfied with middle school options in the neighborhood? No worries, the Department of Education plans to to open six new middle school programs in Brooklyn for the 2015-2016 school year – including several exciting dual language programs. The School for International Studies is getting a French language program, Isaac Bildersee
Source: schools.nyc.govThe planned protest of a co-location proposal at I.S. 281 Joseph B. Cavallaro Junior High School (8787 24th Avenue) drew hundreds of concerned parents, students and educators to the Monday evening hearing. The proposal is one of many last-minute attempts by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to shove
IS 228 David Boody Junior High School (Source: Google Maps)Approximately a dozen former employees of I.S. 228 – David Boody Junior High School (228 Avenue S) – gathered in front of the building today to protest the Department of Education for allegedly firing qualified teachers. New12 reports [http://brooklyn.news12.
Source: Addletters.comThe NYC Department of Education is hosting a three-part workshop series designed to assist middle school students and their families learn about high school options and the admissions process [http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/High/default.htm]. Students entering the eighth grade in September 2011 are encouraged to