1258 Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Vi
Friday, February 10, 2012
The Knowledge and Power Preparatory Academy VI (Kappa 6) and Public School 161 Arthur Ashe, both in Queens, were awarded $100,000 grants by the Target Corporation, as part of a competition promoted through "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." The money comes with no restrictions, giving the principals and their staffs a little breathing room at a time of austerity budgets.
Thursday, February 09, 2012
By Maria Newman
After weeks of hearings, many of them emotionally wrenching, the Panel for Educational Policy will decide Thursday night which schools in the city they will close -- partially or entirely -- for academic failure.
Friday, December 09, 2011
In the second part of a two-day announcement, city education officials added 10 schools to the list of schools it will close, phase out over a period of several years or truncate in the next year, bringing the total to 25 schools. Last year, the city proposed to close or truncate 26 schools.