A parent group held a news conference Sunday at the Brandeis Educational Complex on the Upper West Side to say they've sued the city for its plan to put a charter school in the building.
Later in Queens, state Sen. Tony Avella led a rally of students protesting the closing of Jamaica High School.
Then in front of City Hall a group of students demanded a meeting with the new chancellor. They're asking him to stop closing schools in trouble. Walcott succeeds Cathie Black, who resigned Thursday after a rocky three months.