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Glendale teen Dylan Bilski excels in academics, athletics and art
Glendale teen Dylan Bilski excels in academics, athletics and art
Education & Kids Joanna M. Adduci 6/03/2012 at 2:10PM

Dylan Bilski, born and raised in Glendale, is a prime example of a young adult creating positive change within the community. For over 10 years, Bilski has volunteered with various organizations, including the Edward R. Miller VFW Post 7336, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 118, St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children in Bayside, the East Coast [...]

Bloomy fights truancy, launches $9M ad campaign
Bloomy fights truancy, launches $9M ad campaign
Education & Kids Billy Rennison 5/15/2012 at 1:29PM

Missing just two days of school per month may not seem serious, but it presents a major obstacle to a high school diploma. Seventy five percent of chronically absent sixth graders — defined as missing 20 or more days of school, or two per month — fail to graduate high school, said Mayor Michael Bloomberg [...]

Mayor Michael Bloomberg launches campaign fighting chronic absenteeism
Mayor Michael Bloomberg launches campaign fighting chronic absenteeism
Education & Kids Billy Rennison 5/10/2012 at 3:46PM

Missing just two days of school per month may not seem serious, but Mayor Michael Bloomberg said today that it presents a major obstacle to a high school diploma. Seventy five percent of chronically absent sixth graders — defined as missing 20 or more days of school, or two per month —fail to graduate high [...]