Schools as Neighborhood Centers




Community Schools

School Facilities

  • Planning to Learn: The School Building Challenge (March 2018). This report from the New York City Council highlights existing overcrowding in New York's public schools and the challenges to planning and siting for new schools in New York City.  The report provides recommendations for improving the school planning process, expediting the construction of new schools. and addressing school overcrowding.

  • State of Our Schools (March 2016) This publication from the 21st Century School Fund, the Center for Green Schools, and the National Council on School Facilities examines the current structure of funding for K-12 capital funding on a state by state basis.

School Funding

School Integration/Segregation




School Choice


School Siting

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