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More than 100,000 NYC Students Are Experiencing Homelessness, New Report Finds

More than 100,000 NYC Students Are Experiencing Homelessness, New Report Finds

In Bushwick, somewhere between 10-15 percent of students experienced homelessness last school year, according to the report.

Families Demand Remote Learning Option for Kids

Families Demand Remote Learning Option for Kids

Families in Bushwick and around the city, unconvinced by school COVID-19 protocols, want the option to continue remote instruction.

Friday Fast Fact: Bushwick Graduation Rates on Par With Rest of NYC School Districts

Friday Fast Fact: Bushwick Graduation Rates on Par With Rest of NYC School Districts

Graduation rates for school district 32, which encompasses Bushwick, have improved significantly in recent decades.

Back to School: Adult Workshops and Classes to Take this Fall in and Around Bushwick

Back to School: Adult Workshops and Classes to Take this Fall in and Around Bushwick

Unleash your creative monster, plus learn how to budget as an artist.

Bushwick Students Build a Mars Rover Bridging the Gap of Diversity in Tech

Bushwick Students Build a Mars Rover Bridging the Gap of Diversity in Tech

After a successful GoFundMe campaign, local students were able to build a replica of the Mars Rover.

Brooklyn’s Longest Operating Charter High School Will Remain Open for Another Five-Year Term

Brooklyn’s Longest Operating Charter High School Will Remain Open for Another Five-Year Term

The Williamsburg Charter High School in Bushwick will continue providing quality education for local students.

Bushwick Will Be Hosting Its Second Annual Sexual Assault Conference

Bushwick Will Be Hosting Its Second Annual Sexual Assault Conference

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center’s Violence Intervention and Treatment Program is having their Second Annual Sexual Assault Conference next Wednesday.

Friday Fast Fact: Bushwick District Schools See Significant Decreases in Student Enrollment

Friday Fast Fact: Bushwick District Schools See Significant Decreases in Student Enrollment

The number of students enrolled in Bushwick district schools has decreased significantly over the past five years.

“This Is America” Themed Art Show Brought A Conversation About Race to Ridgewood

“This Is America” Themed Art Show Brought A Conversation About Race to Ridgewood

Kei-Sygh Thomas @keisyghthomas Jean Edouard’s hands moved swiftly across the canvas. First with strokes of red and white, then finishes with blue. He placed his brush on the paint stained tarp at his feet. A small crowd of spectators watched as he casually stepped back, and scrunched up his face before deciding that he had […]

Bushwick Parents: Explore the Neighborhood’s Public Schools at the District 32 School Fair

Bushwick Parents: Explore the Neighborhood’s Public Schools at the District 32 School Fair

This Saturday, the Community Education Council will host a School Fair to showcase the neighborhood’s public school offerings.

Local Parents Are Enraged by the $25K Tuition Charged by the Soon-To-Be-Open Bushwick Montessori

Local Parents Are Enraged by the $25K Tuition Charged by the Soon-To-Be-Open Bushwick Montessori

How Bushwick Millennials are Changing the Face of the Economy and the Neighborhood

How Bushwick Millennials are Changing the Face of the Economy and the Neighborhood

Help These Bushwick Middle Schoolers Get Some Much Needed Classroom Technology!

Help These Bushwick Middle Schoolers Get Some Much Needed Classroom Technology!

The students in an eighth grade ESL class at Bushwick’s Evergreen Middle School for Urban Exploration could do great work if they had some computers!

Bushwick High School Seniors: Apply for this “New York Values” Scholarship!

Bushwick High School Seniors: Apply for this “New York Values” Scholarship!

As most of us know, the cost of college is getting way out of hand, and in a city where the cost of everything spiraled out of control long ago, more and more students with their sights set on college have to look to outside resources to fill the gap between what they can afford and what federal loans and grants can provide

See Free Movies Under the Stars and Much More at Nowadays, Ridgewood’s Outdoor Oasis

See Free Movies Under the Stars and Much More at Nowadays, Ridgewood’s Outdoor Oasis

Mondays are about get a whole lot better.

This Weekend, See Environmentalist Theater Written by Adorable Kids At the Bushwick Starr’s Big Green Theater

This Weekend, See Environmentalist Theater Written by Adorable Kids At the Bushwick Starr’s Big Green Theater

Happy Earth Day, Bushwick! Locals who are looking for a sweet way to observe the holiday can stop by the Bushwick Starr this weekend to take in the culmination of the 6th annual Big Green Theater, the eco-playwriting workshop that the Starr runs in collaboration with local eco-theater collective Superhero Clubhouse

It’s Primary Day! Do You Know Where Your Children Are Voting?

It’s Primary Day! Do You Know Where Your Children Are Voting?

Photo from http://www.whytuesday.org/2010/10/28/bloomberg-thumbs-up-to-san-fran-weekend-voting/ …just kidding, kids can’t vote. But you can! And you should, if you want to avoid having your neighbors assume you’re a clueless transplant from the Midwest. Be the change you wish to see in the world, keep your rent from skyrocketing, or get a sticker. And NYC is doing everything within […]

No more excuses, artists! Bookkeeping is easy with 3rd Ward!

No more excuses, artists! Bookkeeping is easy with 3rd Ward!

Ean Murphy’s Bookkeeping for the Uninitiated class at 3rd Ward is probably one of the best deals for young artists

5 Alternative Education spots & The Living Gallery

5 Alternative Education spots & The Living Gallery

By Jen Hitchings