public schools

NYC yet to launch promised school safety tip line as weapons seizures, attacks soar

The Adams administration has yet to publicly launch a school safety tip line promised at the start of the academic year, The Post has learned. 

Mother and son DOE employees scammed NYC school for kids with disabilities: probe

A mother and son duo employed by the city Department of Education scammed a Manhattan public school for kids with disabilities out of nearly $8,500, investigators found.

Defiant French teacher who was fired over sex allegations after texting NYC student 28K times loses teaching job — again

An audacious French teacher who was fired by the Department of Education for sexually-charged accusations is finally gone from the charter school where she has been working, The Post has...

Why America's kids need to learn from the Founders via 'classical schooling'

The numbers are in: Parents are fed up with failing government-run schools. To have a future, we need to start learning from our past. 

NYC spends billions more on shrinking school system: analysis

New York City is pouring billions of dollars more into its public school system despite enrollment cratering by nearly 100,000 students since 2020, an analysis released Wednesday reveals.

A sad legacy of Brown v. Board, end Congress’ spending addiction and other commentary

“When the Supreme Court delivered its historic Brown v. Board of Education ruling 70 years ago on May 17,” it hoped to produce better academic outcomes for blacks, recalls The...

It's time to stop cheating Manhattan students by giving other kids priority

New York City public school madness must end.

Why the ladies love Hamas, Dems losing public-school families and other commentary

“The female tilt among anti-Israel student protesters is an underappreciated aspect of the pro-Hamas campus hysteria,” notes City Journal’s Heather Mac Donald.

NYC teacher fired after texting student 28K times, sex allegations, is now teaching at different school: 'Can't f--king touch me'

Dulaina Almonte, a French teacher at Harry S. Truman HS in the Bronx, sent a female student a staggering 28,075 late-night texts over 14 months as kids gossiped that she was...

Chancellor Banks must tell Congress that antisemitism is a huge problem in NYC public schools

Wednesday, NYC Schools Chancellor David Banks will testify before Congress. He needs to admit the truth: The system he oversees has a massive antisemitism problem.

Outraged parents, teachers demand NYC Schools Chancellor be held accountable by Congress over antisemitism

Parents, teachers and advocates want David Banks to be held "accountable" for what they say are hollow promises to combat antisemitism in classrooms when he's grilled by Congress this week.

More than 380,000 additional NYC students had personal info hacked, bringing total to over 1M

The New York City Department of Education last week began sending letters notifying the hundreds of thousands of additional current and former students that they were victims of the cyber...

NYC students shocked when Dwayne Johnson serenades them with video message

The students at P373R on Staten Island got a big surprise when Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson sent a personalized video to their school.

Now NO ONE truly really runs New York City's public school system

CUNY Graduate Center Prof. David Bloomfield described the plan as a “putrid kettle of fish cooked up by the Legislature.”

Brave teacher's suit over classroom Jew-hate exposes NYC public schools' woke madness

Danielle Kaminsky, of Origins HS in Brooklyn, was subjected to a long campaign of terror by JEw-hating thugs among the students and the administration did nothing to stop them.

Brooklyn's PS 331 renamed after slain NYPD Detective Wenjian Liu, becoming first NYC school honoring Asian American

"And my daughter, she will always know that her father was a police officer. And they will have a greater respect for the community."

Record NY school spending, the woke Stanford takeover and other commentary

“Public elementary and secondary school spending in New York hit a new record high of $29,873 per pupil in 2021-22,” grumbles the Empire Center’s E.J. McMahon.

13-year-old girl allegedly mobbed by parents, beaten by student in caught-on-video altercation at NY high school

"When I got attacked, I was feeling alone and scared because nobody was there to help me,'' the teen told The Post.

Moms lead the fight for better school options — it's time everyone joined them

There’s an untold story about the education freedom revolution sweeping the country — and it has some very particular unsung heroes.

‘Warmonger’ idiocy, bring back school discipline and other commentary

The Post Editorial Board gives its thoughts on issues including bringing back school discipline, the conservative 'warmonger' idiocy, GOP isolationism, pro-Hamas protests, and Bragg v. Trump.