NYC Dept. Of Education
The mayoral candidate said he supports universal pre-kindergarten and expanded after-school programs.
It just keeps happening. On Wednesday there was a school bedbug scare, and this time there are accusations the Department of Education may be making the problem worse.
For decades seventh and eighth graders on Staten Island have been the exception to the citywide rule. They’ve been allowed to ride yellow buses to school. But as of the first day of school Wednesday that free ride is over.