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Happy With the Results of the Goose Genocide, Officials Massacre Perfectly Good Furniture

Despite drastic steps to close a $500 million budget gap for city schools, officials from Greenwich Village Middle School decided to destroy expensive classroom furniture like desks, chairs, and cabinets. Perhaps they got a little lightheaded after hearing the jobs bill passed with $10 billion for teacher's salaries? Some village residents "watched in horror" as sanitation workers crushed the items in the back of their truck.
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No More Kindergarten Waiting List at 2 Village Schools

United States / New York : City Room (6 years ago)

Updated, 4:52 p.m. | The waiting list for kindergarten lists at two of New York City's most celebrated elementary schools, Public School 41 and Public School 3, in Greenwich Village, which had stirred anger among parents, is no more... Read Post

School Cancellations Make Test-Averse Students Happy

United States / New York : Gothamist (4 years ago)

This morning Schools Chancellor Cathie Black, along with the Mayor's office, decided to close the city's schools—the ninth time the schools have been closed for snow since 1978. The news made many a school kid happy, and not just fo... Read Post

Private High School Coming to Greenwich Village

United States / New York : City Room (5 years ago)

Grace Church School, a private elementary school in Greenwich Village, announced that it plans to expand with a $25 million high school opening in Sept. 2012. Read Post

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