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Parents of District 26 Gifted and Talented Students to Hold Jan. 30 Meeting

Parents of District 26 Gifted and Talented Students to Hold Jan. 30 Meeting

Attendees will discuss recent changes to the city's admission process for the program.
Three Bayside Students Make Dean's, President's Lists at Pratt

Three Bayside Students Make Dean's, President's Lists at Pratt

Local students are honored for their academic achievements.
P.S. 203 Celebrates Lunar New Year in Oakland Gardens

P.S. 203 Celebrates Lunar New Year in Oakland Gardens

Students sing, dance and put on elaborate costumes for annual celebration.
Three Bayside Students Placed on University of Scranton's Dean's List

Three Bayside Students Placed on University of Scranton's Dean's List

Local students are honored for their academic achievements.
P.S. 46 Celebrates Being Designated a Blue Ribbon School

P.S. 46 Celebrates Being Designated a Blue Ribbon School

Elected officials, teachers and students take part in festive ceremony in Bayside.
Photo: Bayside Students' Martin Luther King Jr.-Inspired Artwork

Photo: Bayside Students' Martin Luther King Jr.-Inspired Artwork

M.S. 158 students' work will be on display at Albany's Empire State Plaza through February.
UFT Taking Scholarship Applications for Annual District 26 Dinner Dance

UFT Taking Scholarship Applications for Annual District 26 Dinner Dance

Students will be awarded scholarships during event in May.
Bayside Students Make Dean's List at SUNY Geneseo

Bayside Students Make Dean's List at SUNY Geneseo

Four local students are honored for their academic achievements.
P.S. 46 to Hold Week-Long Celebration for Being Named Blue Ribbon School

P.S. 46 to Hold Week-Long Celebration for Being Named Blue Ribbon School

Bayside school will host a ceremony on Jan. 17 with local elected officials.
Bayside Student Makes President's List at Hudson Valley Community College

Bayside Student Makes President's List at Hudson Valley Community College

Deanna D'Alessio honored for academic achievements during fall 2013 semester.
Protesters to Picket Common Core Outside TV Studio

Protesters to Picket Common Core Outside TV Studio

A protest against the federal learning standards will be held in front of News 12 at 4 p.m. Monday.
Parents Petition State to Stop Sharing Student Data on inBloom

Parents Petition State to Stop Sharing Student Data on inBloom

Student privacy is at stake, and parents are left in the dark, educational advocates say.
Little Neck Hofstra Student Receives RTDNA Scholarship

Little Neck Hofstra Student Receives RTDNA Scholarship

The Radio Television Digital News Association awarded Shannan Ferry, who previously won the Gracie Award, with its president's scholarship.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
CDEC 26 to Discuss Kindergarten Application Process During Dec. 19 Meeting

CDEC 26 to Discuss Kindergarten Application Process During Dec. 19 Meeting

Group will discuss new enrollment process for kindergarten students and their families.
Bayside Students Make President's, Dean's Lists at Berkeley College

Bayside Students Make President's, Dean's Lists at Berkeley College

Two local students are honored for their academic achievements.
Northeast Queens Leaders Upset That Council Approved Bayside School Plan

Northeast Queens Leaders Upset That Council Approved Bayside School Plan

Mark Weprin was only one of two City Council members to vote against the plan.
De Blasio to Get Rid of School Letter Grades

De Blasio to Get Rid of School Letter Grades

Mayor-elect said he would still release annual progress reports, but without the 'A' through 'F' letter grade.
DOE Rates Northeast Queens Schools in Annual Progress Report

DOE Rates Northeast Queens Schools in Annual Progress Report

A total 10 local schools get an 'A,' while nine receive a 'B' and one is given a 'C.'
Bayside HS to Host Breast Cancer Awareness Fashion Show

Bayside HS to Host Breast Cancer Awareness Fashion Show

All proceeds from event will go toward breast cancer awareness initiatives.