FREE LUNCH The borough presidents want Mayor Bill de Blasio to offer free lunch to all public school students. New York Daily News, NY1

A poll showed that 82% of voters want to provide universal free lunch in schools. New York Daily News

CUOMO CRITICS Cuomo’s free college tuition plan is facing criticism for all of the caveats it includes. WNYC, Inside Higher Ed, Education Week

LEAD LEVELS A school in Brooklyn has high lead levels in its water. New York Post

Mayor Bill de Blasio declined to comment on elevated lead levels in schools. New York Post

PRISON PIPELINE Youth leaders and politicians want schools to remove NYPD officers and replace them with guidance counselors and social workers. Observer

NEW CLASS The city will add a kindergarten class at P.S. 196 in Queens after parents complained about waitlists. DNAinfo

PRINCIPAL PRIDE The principal at Millennium Brooklyn is proud of the school’s diversity. DNAinfo 

TEAM UP Say Yes to Education and America’s Promise Alliance are joining forces to help students. Wall Street Journal