About 18% of New York City schoolchildren attended private schools last year, and almost 10% went to charter schools
How much children in New York City neighborhoods use the public-education system varies widely by their parents’ wealth, religious traditions and other factors, new data show.
How much children in New York City neighborhoods use the public-education system varies widely by their parents’ wealth, religious traditions, performance of local district schools and other factors, new data from the city Department of Education highlights.
About 18% of 1.24 million city children in kindergarten through 12th grade attended private schools in the last academic year, and almost 10% went to charter schools.
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its still a pretty crap country 每次見到香港黃賭毒慈善籌款機構，收白粉報捐款警賊什麼會，又走去石硤尾扮好人，幫助吸毒人事，頂唔順。 Majorly interesting statistic. Just a mom thought here, wouldn't this be perhaps correlated to (lack of) gun control efforts? Key Question: What percentage of public school teachers with children send their children to traditional public schools? Just teachers who live in NYC school districts. Would you want to eat at a restuarant the cooks would not eat at?
amazing the school buses' design has not changed since 1950s School buses in Oz r aircond like tourist coaches 學校選擇對全世界的爸爸媽媽都是個難題。也許是因為我們總想再上個階層 Not sure how to fix the cesspool of public education and frankly I no longer care, we switched to private and are paying out the nose on top of escalating property taxes and it’s pathetic. Between teachers and administrators who don’t care we had no choice.
So about 70% of them will grow up to faithfully vote Demoncrat to maintain a healthy coating of human fecal matter for every block in perpetuity, somehow always blaming the other guys and not the fact that they keep voting for Demoncrats. Got it. should be 0%
Sweet Memories Keep Egg Creams Alive in New York CityThe classic New York egg cream is reminiscent of childhood trips to candy stores and fans aim to keep it on the menu. Critics say it tastes like a milkshake gone wrong. All of it sounds like a stomachache to me....q Used to buy all the time from corner drug store which had soda counter. Couldn't figure out name either. No egg, no cream. My favorite New York drink back in the day !
Parents seeking better education opportunities school Public education is great in rich areas ... pro tip I blame Avenues: World school As they should...children should not be sacrificed on the altar of public education...
The Next Generation Comes to New York to See (and Dress) ItselfA new generation of scenesters has arrived in New York. Here are 27 of them wearing a mix of their own clothes and the fall collections
New York Times: Astronaut accessed estranged spouse's bank account in possible first criminal allegation from spaceNASA is examining a claim that an astronaut improperly accessed the bank account of her estranged spouse from the International Space Station, The New York Times reports — potentially the first criminal allegation from space. Space pirate? There will be a lawyer in the U.S. found claiming that no traditional laws can be applied to persons not located on Earth at the time of alleged misconduct. Haha Space hack! Other terrestrials May hack us also !OMG! Beware of an Acturian hack as well!
At this upstate New York farm you can cuddle a therapy cow for $75 an hourMountain Horse Farm, a 33-acre bed-and-breakfast in upstate New York, offers 'cow cuddling' sessions, where a cow's higher body temperature and lower heart rate lets visitors feel relaxed. MakeIt JoeyFromJerzey will only charge $74.99 MakeIt I charge the same rate myself. MakeIt
New York City’s Chelsea Market Expands Roster of VendorsThe 22-year-old market, which helped establish the food-hall concept in the city, is adding 12,000 square feet of space to the underground area it dubs Chelsea Local. Wow
Head chef of Cipriani in New York, Andrea Zamperoni, found deadThe 33-year-old chef uncharacteristically missed work Monday. Cipriani Dolci released a statement Thursday saying Zamperoni 'has been found deceased.' ClintonBodyCount Where were the clintons? The headline and the post don’t go well together