There is some good news for a handful of Long Island Catholic schools. They will be open next school year.
A new war on smokers was launched on Thursday. Not by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, but by the man who wants to replace him, Anthony Weiner.
Two more Catholic elementary schools have been added to the chopping block by the Archdiocese of New York, both of them on Staten Island.
The Archdiocese of New York has decided to close 22 elementary schools and two high schools that have been deemed financially “at risk.”
Nearly three dozen local Catholic schools are facing the ax, meaning almost 4,500 students may have to find new schools.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Archdiocese of New York is studying ways to save Catholic education and plans to release a list of schools next month that may have to merge or close.