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.
Police Continue Search For Autistic Student Missing In Lower ManhattanAccording to the NYPD, Junior Parker was last seen leaving Stuyvesant High School on Chambers Street at 8:48 a.m.
Engineering Students Visit Top Of George Washington BridgeA major construction project to increase the lifespan of the George Washington Bridge is underway and nearly two dozen engineers of the future got an up-close look.
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.
FDNY: 10 Students Injured On Escalator At Stuyvesant High SchoolSeveral students were reportedly injured on an escalator at Stuyvesant High School on Thursday.
Former Stuyvesant High School Students With 9/11-Related Illnesses Urge Others To Get HelpFormer students of a Lower Manhattan high school suffering from 9/11 related illnesses are coming forward to help others who might also be sick.
De Blasio: Stuyvesant High School Students Returned To School Day After Lower Manhattan Attack To Show 'Terror Would Not Stop Us'Many are still shaken by the tragedy that happened steps from their classrooms on Tuesday.
Man Gets 15 Years In Gun Smuggling Operation He Thought Was Linked To HamasA former teacher was sentenced to 15 years in prison Thursday, for his part in a firearms sale and cigarette smuggling ring in which he thought the proceeds would help the Islamic militant group Hamas.
Mayor Bill De Blasio: Admissions Process At Elite High Schools Needs ChangeDe Blasio said Tuesday he agrees that the schools should not accept students based solely on admission test results.
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.
Spelling Bee Winner From Queens Honored At City HallArvind Mahankali from Bayside Hills correctly spelled "knaidel,'' a German-derived Yiddish word for a small mass of leavened dough, to win the 86th version of the competition.
Whitestone Resident Rachel Kim Prepares For Graduation From West PointShe grew up in Whitestone, but now it's off Germany to be a finance officer. It has always been important to her to serve.
Alleged 'Cannibal Cop' Co-Conspirators Plead Not GuiltyDefendants Michael Vanhise, Robert Christopher Asch and Richard Meltz will go to trial together. The trial is scheduled to begin in November.
FBI: Former Stuyvesant Librarian Accused Of Plot To Rape, Murder WomenThe charges against Robert Christopher Asch and Richard Meltz are contained in court papers. The men are expected to make appearances Monday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Manhattan.
Stuyvesant High School Principal Calls It Quits Amidst Regents Cheating Scandal In June, a Stuyvesant student photographed the state Regents Spanish exam and texted it to 69 other students.