The Public Good - NYC



work we’re doing, events we’re attending & client updates

This is where we share our research findings as well as platforms and tools we’re creating to promote free and open access to information about programs and services that receive public funds.

As you can see, we’re serious about connecting individuals with community resources, especially when it comes to education, because all children deserve the chance to thrive.

Middle School Community Search Tool

It’s finally here! a Google map we’ve created that includes every District, Boro and City-wide middle school for Manhattan students/residents. Easy to use and including enough basic info. you need to know to help narrow down your search.

Middle Schools Manhattan Map

Basic stats like total enrollment and percent of students passing state tests as well as admissions criteria and priorities are included.

And best of all, this link allows you to open up the map on your mobile device using Google maps application. So you can navigate commute routes, estimate travel time, and see what else is in the school’s neighborhood.

We created this free and simple tool because we believe that access to public information should be accessible to all. Especially when it comes to finding community resources. So please share this link with anyone know who might find it useful.

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