New York City is simplifying its pre-kindergarten enrollment process by providing one application form for schools and community-based organizations.
New York City preschoolers are now required to have a flu shot or, for the first time, could be barred from city-licensed day care centers and preschools.
New York City’s Board of Health voted Wednesday in favor of the mandatory vaccine for children under 6. The initiative takes effect in 30 days and will be required for about 150,000 children.
Some federally funded Head Start programs shut their doors Oct. 1 to 7,000 low-income children nationwide.
In a striking reversal, growing numbers of young parents are choosing to live in New York City over suburbia, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.
New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott said an Educare center will open at P.S. 41 in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn next fall. Educare is a preschool program for at-risk children aged six weeks to five years old.
The child apparently fell asleep in the back of the bus and went unnoticed for hours.
Nicole Imprescia said the York Avenue Preschool promised it would prep her four-year-old so she could get into one of the city’s top elementary schools.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in Newark have charged an ex-boyfriend with fatally stabbing a preschool teacher’s aide on her way to work. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert Laurino says Estol Molina was taken into […]