P.S. 90

Human remains found in Queens (CBS 2)

Police: Site Where Bones Were Found in Queens Was Once Cemetery

A subcontractor digging in a Queens yard made an unexpected discovery Tuesday.

10/07/2014

Rafael Sosa in court on Thursday, June 14, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Walcott Faces Parents After P.S. 208 Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sex Abuse

Police said teacher Rafael Sosa abused an 8-year-old student inside his third grade classroom at P.S 208 repeatedly between December and last week.

06/15/2012

P.S. 90 (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Upset After ‘God Bless The USA’ Taken Out Of Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony At Coney Island School

The song that was initially said to be taken its place was “Baby” by teenage heart-throb Justin Bieber. However, at a Monday afternoon news conference with the mayor and schools chancellor, it was learned that won’t be the case.

06/11/2012

American Flag (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) and Justin Bieber (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Coney Island Principal Says No To ‘God Bless The USA,’ Says Yes To Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’

A Coney Island principal known for controversy has apparently ignited another one. P.S. 90’s Greta Hawkins has told her kindergarten teachers to ditch Lee Greenwood’s ballad, “God Bless The USA” from the school’s June 20th commencement.

06/10/2012

Hold it in policy

NYC Teacher Enacts ‘Hold It In’ Policy For Children Wanting To Use Bathrooms

A Brooklyn elementary school teacher has come up with a controversial idea to get her children to hold it in. She’s trying to keep them at their desks and off the toilet, but some say it goes too far.

01/18/2012