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Yonkers Superintendent Has Ambitious Goals for the District (Journal News)

Yonkers Schools Seek 12% Spending Hike to Hire 380 (Journal News)

Schools Open April 6
Parent and Staff take note: Due to the 3 Emergency Closing Days already used [January 27, February 2 & 9] schools will be open for instruction on April 6, 2015.

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College-Bound Gorton Seniors take FLIGHT - Graduate a Semester Early

Early graduation for seniors from Gorton High School’s FLIGHT Program gave “lift off” to post-secondary aspirations.

Richard Calabro is the Employee of the Month

The Trustees of the Yonkers Board of Education honored the man who treats "Pulaski as his home and everyone at Pulaski like family," Richard Calabro, the school's Head Custodian and so much more.

Yonkers Public Schools Graduation Rate Increases 4%

The high school graduating rate is up to 76% districtwide for 2014, an increase of 4% from 2013.

City of Yonkers Human Rights Commission Honors Young Essayists

Ten Yonkers Public Schools students were recognized by the City of Yonkers Human Rights Commission.

Full-day Prekindergarten Grant: 33 Million Over 4 Years

Board of Education President Dr. Nader J. Sayegh: "Full-day Prekindergarten is back for September 2015!" Learn more

District Welcomes Holiday Season With Thanks

Students, staff and families throughout the Yonkers Public Schools welcomed the holiday season by sharing Thanksgiving traditions with each other and with the community at large.

Lincoln Science Research Submit Research Proposals to Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

It's full S.T.E.M. ahead for Lincoln High School's Science Research Program which produced 28 research proposals for consideration by Johns Hopkins University.

Carol Ann Ford is the Civil Service Employee of the Year

Mrs. Ford is the welcoming and steadfast anchor of the School 30 community. But that's not all! Learn more about this lady of many hats.

Lincoln's Jeremiah Minyard Has "The Heart of A Giant"

Miah has already been recognized by USA Football and the Hospital for Special Surgery for his unparalleled work ethic and passion for football - now he needs your vote.

Mayor Mike Spano Names Saunders the School of the Month

Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano recognized Saunders Trades and Technical High School as Yonkers School of the Month for September 2014.

Information About Enterovirus

The New York State Department of Health recently issued an advisory about the signs and symptoms of enterovirus EV-D68.

Superintendent's Welcome Letter

"My primary priority is to ensure that our students know how to read and comprehend by grade three."

Yonkers Pathways to Success Invites Adults to Register for Free Fall Courses

Yonkers Public Schools provides the community with one of the largest adult education programs in Westchester County. Classes is underway.

Mayor Spano Appoints New Board of Education Trustee to Fill Unexpired Term

Mayor Mike Spano announced Jim Cavanaugh as his newest appointment to the Yonkers Board of Education. The new appointment comes after Trustee Nydia Perez submitted her resignation from the Board of Education last week.

Mayor Mike Spano Launches 3rd Annual Backpack To School Donation Drive

Residents and businesses are encouraged to donate backpacks and school supplies for Yonkers students in need.

Yonkers Achieves Modest Gains on NYS ELA & Math Exams

Assessment of data to guide professional development.

Yonkers Board of Education Unveils Online Sign-Up for Communications from the Community

The Board is preparing an online community sign-up form to make the process of registering to speak at the Board’s monthly stated meetings easier.

Yonkers BOE Approves IMA with City in Effort to Move District Forward

Beginning July 1, 2014, the City of Yonkers will assume operational and financial control of the Yonkers Public Schools' Finance, Human Resources, Legal, Public Information and Chief Administrative Officer departments. The Board of Education will maintain control of all academic and instructional functions.

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