New York City Schools

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Report: NYC School Cleaner Accused Of Sexually Abusing Woman, Stealing Her Phone

A New York City school worker arrested Wednesday, reportedly on allegations that he robbed and molested a woman in a Bronx school.

05/28/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio

De Blasio: Now We Can Move Forward To Fix Our School System

Mayor Bill de Blasio said now that funding for pre-kindergarten has been secured his administration can move forward with other education initiatives.

03/30/2014

City officials welcome New York City public school students back for the 2012-2013 school year. (Photo Credit: Edward Reed)

One Million New York City Students Head Back To School Monday

School officials have been busy reworking bus routes and finding empty seats for students who live in areas where the schools cannot re-open right away.

11/04/2012

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NYC Public Schools Change ‘Discipline Code’ To Ease Penalties For Smoking, Cursing, Cutting Class

“Our goal is to make sure the schools are providing a safe environment for our students, but also we just don’t push students out of the classroom where they’re not learning as well,” Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott said.

08/29/2012

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NYC Disputes Schools PCBs Claim

The federal government wants the city to replace fluorescent light fixtures that might leak PCBs. The city says they pose no immediate danger.

12/21/2010