Avella wants Van Buren HS principal replaced

Posted by Rich Bockmann in District 11, State Senate on February 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) stood with discouraged parents and community members outside Martin Van Buren High School in Queens Village last week, calling on the city Department of Education to remove the school’s principal. The school’s overall grade on the city’s progress report has fallen from 58 (B) in 2008 to 44.5 (D) in [...]