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TWO PARENTS WEIGH IN ON THE PROPOSALS TO MOVE PS 452

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Under one of the three current city proposals to rezone Upper West Side elementary schools, PS 452 on West 77th Street would be … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCATIONS RELEASED FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL REZONING MEETINGS

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Take note: the school board has added information on the locations of upcoming school rezoning meetings. Here's the updated cale … Read the rest of this entry >>

SCHOOL BOARD REVEALS NEXT DATES FOR REZONING MEETINGS

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The Community Education Council (the UWS school board) is continuing its meetings about the possible rezoning of up to 11 local elemen … Read the rest of this entry >>

COUNCIL MEMBER ROSENTHAL SAYS CITY MUST EXPLAIN WHY DIVERSITY IS ‘WORTH GETTING’ IN SCHOOL REZONING

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City Council member Helen Rosenthal chided the Department of Education on Wednesday night for not explaining more … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHANTING ‘MAKES NO SENSE’, LINCOLN TOWERS RESIDENTS FIGHT SCHOOL REZONING PLAN

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Local politicians rallied a large crowd at Lincoln Towers on Saturday morning against a plan to rezone Upper West Side sc … Read the rest of this entry >>

ZONING LINES REMAIN BLURRY AFTER CONTENTIOUS SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

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A school board hearing Monday night about plans to rezone Upper West Side elementary schools resolved very little -- and nearly res … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY PRESENTS A NEW MYSTERY SCHOOL REZONING OPTION, BUT THERE’S NO MAP AVAILABLE

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After weeks of complaints from some parents at PS 452 about a new plan to rezone Upper West Side schools, the city is now wo … Read the rest of this entry >>

TIMES AND LOCATIONS SET FOR SCHOOL REZONING MEETINGS

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The school board will begin debating plans to rezone several Upper West Side schools next week, and will be t … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRUCIAL HEARINGS THIS MONTH IN SCHOOL REZONING DEBATE; 323 EMAILS OPPOSE CHANGES

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The local school board hopes to make crucial decisions this month about the city's plan to rezone up to 11 Upper West Side schools, and two he … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY TWEAKS SCHOOL REZONING MAPS; SOME DOUBT IT WILL MAKE UWS SCHOOLS MORE DIVERSE

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Parents had mixed -- and mostly negative -- reactions at a meeting Wednesday night to two city proposals to rezone Upper West Side eleme … Read the rest of this entry >>

PLACE AND TIME SET FOR CRUCIAL SCHOOL BOARD HEARING; APPLY FOR OPEN SEAT ON BOARD

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The hearing to gauge public support for a plan to rezone up to 11 Upper West Side schools is set for this Wednesday at PS 75 at 735 West End Avenue be … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW CITY PLAN COULD REZONE UP TO 11 UPPER WEST SIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

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A mammoth proposal to rezone Upper West Side elementary schools that could affect hundreds of local student … Read the rest of this entry >>

TEACHERS AND PARENTS SPLIT ABOUT RELOCATING UWS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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A meeting Monday night about how to rezone Upper West Side schools was tense from the start, as parents faced off about whether to relocate PS 452 … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY LAYING GROUNDWORK FOR MAJOR UWS SCHOOL REZONING IN 2017 & 2018; IMPORTANT MEETINGS COMING UP

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A major Upper West Side school rezoning appears to be unlikely this year, but the city and school board's zoning committee are layin … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY TO DELAY UWS SCHOOL REZONING AS ‘CONTROLLED CHOICE’ DEBATE CONTINUES

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Two lines of zoning discussion are happening simultaneously right now in District 3, accordin … Read the rest of this entry >>

SCHOOL BOARD GATHERS STEAM FOR CHANGES TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ZONES

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The leader of the local school board's zoning committee is hoping two recent meetings will spur parents to get involved in a … Read the rest of this entry >>

SCHOOL BOARD PUTS ALL OPTIONS ON THE TABLE AFTER FAILED REZONING

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The Department of Education's attempt this fall to rezone schools in the Southern portion of the Upper West Side failed amid strong opposition from par … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY DROPS PLAN TO REZONE UWS SCHOOLS; ANGRY PARENTS SAY THEY’RE IN A ‘CRISIS’

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The Department of Education walked away from PS 191 and 199 rezoning discussions with Community Education Council District 3 this … Read the rest of this entry >>

PS 199 LEADERS FIGHT SCHOOL ‘PAIRING’ PROPOSAL AS REZONING TALKS CONTINUE; MEETING MONDAY

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The most recent minutes from the school board's rezoning meetingsĀ have been released and they show mixed support forĀ proposals to split the sc … Read the rest of this entry >>

A PARENT SPEAKS OUT ABOUT UPPER WEST SIDE SCHOOL REZONING, AND BALANCING VALUES

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By Andrew Chu We are parents. And we have a very difficult question to answer. The question is not what to do with PS199 or PS191. The question is not whether to … Read the rest of this entry >>

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