Middle School

More middle school seats coming to Jackson Heights
More middle school seats coming to Jackson Heights
Education & Kids Alexa Altman 8/13/2012 at 2:02PM

Students corralled in overcrowded classrooms may soon be able to stretch their legs while exercising their minds. Councilmember Daniel Dromm and Borough President Helen Marshall celebrated breaking ground on I.S. 297Q — a new middle school, expected to open in the fall of 2014 in Jackson Heights — at a ceremony on Tuesday, August 7. [...]

Martin Luther now has a middle school
Martin Luther now has a middle school
Education & Kids Billy Rennison 10/04/2011 at 6:16PM

After more than 50 years of serving Queens as a high school, Martin Luther expanded this year to include sixth, seventh and eighth graders. The ribbon was cut for the new middle school on Thursday, September 29 on the revamped third floor of the Maspeth school building. Politicians, local business owners, parents, administrators and students [...]