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Elementary Schools
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Not long after AmPark Neighborhood School music teacher Josh Joffee led students in renditions of “This Little Light of Mine” and “Waving Flag” by K’naan on Sept. 17, he … more
Filling an entire closet in Nick Dembowski’s classroom at the Spuyten Duyvil School (P.S. 24) are thousands upon thousands of Legos, sorted into plastic storage bins by color.  In … more
The start of the school year on Sept. 4 brought a number of big firsts — from universal pre-k to free lunch at every middle school — for public school students in Riverdale and the rest … more
Kathy Soba remembers her classmates’ disbelieving reactions when they heard she had never met anyone who was not black or Hispanic before coming to the High School of American Studies at Lehman … more
Students in the Bronx and the rest of New York City saw slight improvements on state testing this year, according to data released by the state Education Department this month. On Aug. 14, Mayor … more
Seven schools in District 10 in the northwest Bronx made Comptroller Scott Stringer’s list of the city’s 59 most overutilized facilities, including P.S. 95, the Sheila Mencher School, on … more
As a teacher at the Robert J. Christen School (P.S. 81) for over 30 years, Linda Griffin read books like The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Amelia Bedelia to countless kindergartners and first-grade … more
The public school system has assessed students with Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS) for two straight school years now, but local educators have not yet warmed to the math and reading … more
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