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Parents at University Neighborhood High School Fight Charter Co-Location Plan

Lower East Side parents are mobilizing to stop a charter school from co-locating in a century-old building housing University Neighborhood High School. …

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What Makes Our Pre-K Special, Sponsored by the Evolution Enrichment Center

Evolution Enrichment Center (EEC) is a perfect “one stop solution” for parents looking for Preschool, Pre-K for All, Afterschool with extended hours and a …

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Elevated Lead Levels Found in Drinking Water at NEST+m

Elevated levels of lead have been found in the drinking water of several New York City schools, including NEST+m, the Lower East Side school …

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Helping Children Around You, Sponsored by Evolution Enrichment Center

A Lower East Side resident, Khal Chirwa, was so deeply touched by what our students and teachers at Evolution Enrichment Center are doing that he made a generous personal donation to support children in need at our school. …

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Lower East Side Oral History Project Hosts Kickoff Jan. 19

A few weeks ago we mentioned the New York Public Library’s Lower East Side Oral History Project. So far, more than 30 interviews have been posted online featuring some of your neighbors. Coming up on Jan. 19, the library is hosting a kickoff celebration. …

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Evolution Enrichment Center Presents: Around The World In Four Days!

A Global Four-Day Camp Experience From December 27th to December 30th

We live in a global society. International communications, relationships and even friendships are …

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(Sponsored) Pre-K Students Hold Community Bake Sale to Benefit Children in Need

Evolution Enrichment Center PreK students recently decided to host a bake sale as a service project to help homeless children on the Lower East …

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Lower East Side Students: It’s Time to Properly Recognize “First White House”

Here’s an Election Day diversion. We thought it would be a good time to revisit a part of the Lower East Side’s presidential history this morning. …

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(Sponsored) The Importance of Play: A Few Things Every Parent Should Know

Sending your child off to preschool marks a major transition not just for you, but for your little loved one. To ensure your toddler …

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Comprehensive Kids School Closes Its Delancey Street Location (Updated)

You may have noticed the huge commercial leasing sign stretching across 130 Delancey St. Part of this building was formerly home to Comprehensive Kids …

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(Sponsored) Jewish Day School Prospective Parent Open House

Are you curious about Jewish Day School and what it has to offer? Looking for an alternative to public school? Looking for a Jewish School that is welcoming to all Jewish denominations? …

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(Sponsored) Comprehensive Kids State of the Art ABA Private School Now Accepting Applications For Admission

Our state of the art ABA private school for young children with autism is now accepting applications for admission. At Comprehensive Kids Development School we offer: …

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(Sponsored) Music Together in the City Offers L.E.S. Classes

A LIFETIME OF MUSIC BEGINS TODAY!

Bring your child (0-4 years) to one of our fun-filled classes. Explore musical play, child-friendly instruments, as well …

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Lowline “Young Ambassador” Applications Due Sept. 16

During the summer, the Lowline opened applications for its Young Ambassadors Program. It’s a paid 6-month mentorship and job training program for 16 local …

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(Sponsored) Ignite Your Child’s Creative Spark at Abrons Arts Center!

Join the Obie-Award winning Abrons Arts Center classes! The Abrons offers unique, inventive and fun classes for children ages 3 to 18. Learn tap, ballet, hip hop, breaking, singing, piano, guitar, cartooning and much more. …