Patricia Peterson got the top job at P.S. 8, despite allegations from the Post and hesitation from the DOE. Now she must fill the previous principal’s shoes.
Overcrowding is an old problem in the neighborhood, but parents and school officials are determined to fix it
Ambitious eighth graders are under pressure for the coming SHSAT
The reform is aimed at racial balance. Will it disadvantage Asian-Americans?
A program helps the borough’s 66,000 students compete in a fiercely competitive market
A rezoning buys time at PS 8, but not much of it, with new housing coming on line
One middle school absorbs another, a plan some parents like and some don’t
A development deal means the old library must go. Most seem to like the proposal, but not everyone
Less than a third of those entering make it all the way. Why is that?