Program Aims To Level Playing Field For Testing Into NYC's Specialty High SchoolsThe multi-million dollar Education Equity Campaign is making sure minority students have the same opportunities as youth from other families.
Pressure Is On To Change The Single-Test Admissions Requirement For 8 Elite NYC High SchoolsThere are renewed calls to scrap the single high-stakes admissions test for the city's eight elite high schools after only a small number of black and Hispanic students made the cut.
Teacher At Bronx Science Accused Of Paying Underage Boys For Nude PhotosA teacher at the prestigious Bronx High School of Science has been arrested on charges that he coerced teenage boys into taking explicit photographs and sending them to him, the FBI and prosecutors announced Friday.
Teachers, Lawmakers Call For Change To Admissions To NYC's Most Elite Public SchoolsUnited Federation of Teachers President Michael Mulgrew said Monday that the current system is unfair to minority students who deserve to attend Stuyvesant, Bronx Science, Brooklyn Tech and five other specialized high schools.
Prom Dress Search Leads To Hostility On Social MediaSome girls dream about prom night and the perfect dress for years leading up to their senior year of high school, but picking out a beautiful dress is suddenly getting ugly with social media in the mix.
Origin Of Hazing Scandal At Bronx High School Of Science May Go Back YearsThe hazing scandal at the Bronx High School of Science was widening Wednesday night, as e-mails indicate that the staff may have known about sexual assaults in the locker room as far back as 2010.
Bronx Science Athletic Director, Track Coaches Suspended Over Hazing ScandalMayor Michael Bloomberg called the recent arrests of three Bronx High School of Science students for hazing "inappropriate" and "despicable," if true.
Prestigious NYC High School's Track Team Members Accused In Violent Sexual HazingThree track team members have been charged with the violent sexual abuse of a younger student at the Bronx High School of Science.
Walcott: Nobel Chemistry Winner Went To Bronx High School Of Science Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott issued a statement Wednesday congratulating Robert Lefkowitz.