Schools Chancellor Reassuring Parents After Immigration Agent Turned Away At Queens SchoolSchools Chancellor Carmen Fariña is reassuring parents that all students are welcome after a federal agent showed up at a Queens school, inquiring about fourth grader's immigration status.
De Blasio’s ‘3-K For All’ Will Expand Pre-K To 3-Year-Olds CitywideMayor Bill de Blasio announced a major expansion of free early childhood education in the city, expanding pre-k schooling to three-year-old.
CBS2 Gets Results: City Drops Vendors Who Supplied Tainted School FoodThere was more fallout Thursday, over dangerous food served at city schools. The chancellor said the city will stop doing business with vendors who supplied tainted food.
NYC's 1.1 Million Public School Kids Return To ClassMayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina are visiting schools in all five boroughs on Thursday.
$1.5-Million Gift To Brooklyn High School Turned Out To Be A Costly ScamA generous donation to a school in Brooklyn turned into a very expensive scam.
Farina: NYC High School Graduation Rates Slightly UpCarmen Farina said Monday just over 70 percent of the class of 2015 graduated, a 2 percent increase over 2014.
Bratton: New York City Schools Received 'Hoax' Terror Threat, Says It Was Similar To LA ThreatNew York City schools were among many districts around the country to receive an email terror threat Tuesday, but police have determined it not to be credible.
New York City Public Schools Close For Muslim Holy Day For First TimeOn Thursday, Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina attended a celebration of Eid-al-Adha at the Children's Museum of Manhattan.
De Blasio Greets Students On First Day Of Class For NYC Public SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio is kicking off the school year with visits to schools in all five boroughs.
Schools Chancellor Fariña: 'We're Moving In The Right Direction'New York City public schools will be back in session officially Wednesday morning, and CBS2 was demanding answers the day before classes about struggling schools, test score fairness, and more.
NYC Schools Chancellor Unveils New Task Force To Combat Cheating, Uphold Academic IntegrityThe new initiative is expected to cost about $5 million.
Grade Fixing Penalties At John Dewey High School Won't Help Last Year's GradsPenalties for a grade-fixing scandal will not help the John Dewey High School graduating class of 2014 – which suffered most from the improper rush to push students who were not ready out the door.