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Mary McDowell School construction begins

Construction scaffolding had gone up around the former St. Charles Borromeo Parochial School at 23 Sidney Place, as work starts on the building’s conversion to the Mary McDowell Friends School’s new Upper School Building, set to open in September 2011. Earlier this week, members of the School Administration, and their architects and construction team met […]

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P.S. 8 School Report Card: Take a Look for Yourself

The 2007-2008 NYC DOE’s Progress “Report Card” for P.S. 8 can be found here. Notice the chasm of difference between PS 8’s performance relative to City-wide schools and Peer-wide schools, particularly in the School Performance section. Whereas it is an “F” school compared to it’s “peers”, it looks like around a B or a B+ […]

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