Some Pleased As 529 College Savings Plans Expand To Private Elementary, High SchoolsThere is increased stability under the new federal tax plan for those who use a 529 college savings plan.
LI High School Students Compete In FIRSTTech Challenge Robotics CompetitionThe winning robots were able to pick up the most balls and put them into moving targets.
School Officials Crack Down On Yik Yak Messaging App After Threat In New JerseySeveral school administrators in the Tri-State Area have decided to ban the popular app Yik Yak, after it led to threats of violence at a New Jersey high school.
Security Tightened At 3 Brooklyn Schools After Social Media ThreatsA school shooting threat made over social media has prompted police to beef up security at three high schools in Brooklyn.
Cash-Strapped New York Archdiocese To Close 2 Dozen SchoolsThe Archdiocese of New York has decided to close 22 elementary schools and two high schools that have been deemed financially “at risk.”
One-Third Of New York City High Schools Get An 'A' On Their Report CardThe progress reports for the 2010-2011 school year are based on factors including graduation rates and student performance on New York state regents tests.

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