A series of major budget cuts for NYC means that next year, the city will cancel the hiring of new NYPD officers and force the city's libraries to close on Sundays.
NYC Schools Chancellor David Banks referenced the incident Wednesday morning during his State of Our Schools address.
According to Banks, a potential strike probably would not be for several weeks.
The first day of school is providing challenges for major U.S. cities that are struggling with the influx of tens of thousands of migrants.
The new school year could be getting off to a bumpy start in New York City, with bus drivers threatening to go on strike and thousands of migrant children set to enter the city's public schools.
Officials say migrant parents have 30 days to bring their children to the Roosevelt Hotel to get checked out by a doctor and get the required vaccinations, but there may be no consequences for not doing so.
The Department of Education said this week, students in temporary housing do not need to show proof of vaccination but have 30 days to get inoculated.
But on Monday, the city announced their contingency plans in the event a deal is not reached.
According to a new report, 1 in 4 schools in New York City have no accessible classrooms for children with physical disabilities.
The schools that failed to provide the necessary instruction must draft a remediation plan and have as long as two years to put it in place.
A man who oversaw food service for New York City schools has been convicted in a bribery case that picked apart how chicken tenders riddled with bone and bits of metal were served for months.
The exercises will be mandated for 2 to 5 minutes every day to help students deal with stress and help them learn.
The underrepresentation of Black and Latino students in prestigious institutions like Stuyvesant High School, Brooklyn Tech, and Bronx Science has been a long-term problem for the city.
The commission will present its decision to the Board of Regents in November.
Geah, who is the captain of her high school chess team firmly believes chess is what helped her get into not one but two Ivy League schools.
New York City high school students spoke at a City Council meeting Wednesday, to advocate for more funding to be directed towards mental health resources rather than school police.
Mayor Eric Adams is clearing the air about whether he supports more charter schools in New York City.
The Panel for Educational Policy has voted to approve a $43 million contract to lock the front entrances of New York City school doors, as well as installing cameras and buzzers.
Several students and staff members at schools across New York City have been injured by gunfire in the past week.
A string of recent violent incidents, including shootings has caused the NYPD to increase the presence of officers outside schools across New York City.