Christine Chung, THE CITY

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Lack of clear communication to residents, schools and businesses in zones newly targeted by city and state restrictions is sparking fury and frustration.
Lisa-Erika James, a former theater teacher at Elmhurst’s Pan American International High School, is the last person standing of an original quartet of educators who were part of the 2016 federal suit against a former principal and the city Department of Education.
Queens parents packed a meeting Thursday night that was called to quell anxieties about a just-launched effort to improve local middle schools’ racial diversity.