LIST: 22 NYC Schools Slated for Closure

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    An educational panel has voted to approve the closure of 22 low-performing schools in New York City. Here is a complete list of the schools expected to be phased out by borough:

    Manhattan
    High School of Graphic Communication Arts 
    Choir Academy of Harlem 
    Bread & Roses Integrated Arts High School
    J.H.S. 013 Jackie Robinson
    M.S. 45/STARS Prep Academy*
    The Bronx
    M.S. 203 
    P.S. 064 Pura Belpre 
    Jonathan Levin High School for Media and Communications 
    M.S. 142 John Philip Sousa 
    Performance School 
    P.S. 230 Dr Roland N. Patterson 
    P.S. 050 Clara Barton
    Brooklyn
    Freedom Academy High School*
    P.S. 167 The Parkway
    J.H.S. 166 George Gershwin 
    J.H.S. 302 Rafael Cordero 
    Sheepshead Bay High School 
    General D. Chappie James Middle School of Science 
    P.S. 174 Dumont 
    P.S. 073 Thomas S. Boyland
    Queens
    Law, Government and Community Service High School
    Business, Computer Applications & Entrepreneurship High School
    * Denotes a school that the DOE plans to close completely in June 2013, rather than phase out over several years
    The Department of Education is also proposing to phase out middle school grades from two schools: Academy for Social Action: A College Board School in Manhattan and P.S. 156 Laurelton in Queens.
    On March 7, the DOE decided to remove Herbert H. Lehman High School in the Bronx and P.S. 140 Edward K. Ellington in Queens from the list of proposed phase-outs.