“We’ve been told a merger is different than a closure because students and teachers will have a school to go to,” said one teacher. “However, Rucker will be no more. Where do our public schools go? They’re relocated permanently, and they’re forgotten.”
Parents and activists rallied in the gymnasium inside P.S. 75 on March 19, expressing outrage over the testing-obsessed culture they say is setting their children up for failure.
Community Board 2 has joined sides with the Bronx Charter School for the Arts to push the transportation dept. to limit cars on their street so that students can play in peace.
The Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists will collaborate with Global Kids as part of a new mayoral initiative aimed at offering students social services schools can’t.