Lucretia Mott

P.S. 215 Lucretia Mott in Queens slated to close
News Billy Rennison 2/10/2012 at 10:20AM

The Panel for Educational Policy (PEP)  rang the final bell for 23 city schools including P.S. 215 in Far Rockaway. The decision was made Thursday night at a vote by the PEP at Brooklyn Tech.  The PEP is composed of 13 members chosen by the mayor and the borough presidents. P.S. 215 Lucretia Mott received [...]

P.S. 215 Lucretia Mott faces closure by DOE
News Billy Rennison 12/09/2011 at 3:29PM

One Queens public school faces a permanent summer vacation after finding itself on the Department of Education’s (DOE) list of schools slated for closure. P.S. 215 Lucretia Mott in Far Rockaway received an “F” on the most recent progress report released in September.  The school is joined by 18 other schools around the city that [...]

Two Queens schools may be targeted for closure
Education & Kids Billy Rennison 10/05/2011 at 2:17PM

A month after new Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott put underperforming middle schools on notice, a list of 20 schools targeted for potential closure was released. Every school but one on the list received a “D” or an “F” on the school progress reports that were released in September. Two Queens schools find their name on [...]