The accomplished student musicians and vocalists who are the Yonkers Public Schools Secondary School Band and Choir will perform under the direction of Cecilia Myers and Andrew Seligson during the annual All City Concert Friday, beginning at 7:00PM March 31, 2017 at Lincoln High School, 375 Kneeland Avenue in Yonkers. The concert is free, and open to the public.
Transportation applications for students attending charter, private, and parochial school for the 2017-2018 school year, and Yonkers Public Schools students requesting alternate school bus transportation are due no later than April 1, 2017.
A must for high school parents (and their students)! Learn practical tips about the college application essay, and resources & strategies to support the entire application process, Thursday, March 23, 2017.
The School 5 community is invited to the Welcome Back Open House and Tour Monday, February 27, 2017 at 2:00PM celebrating the completion of $2.3 million in emergency repairs that began December 18, 2016 due to a burst standpipe.
Mayor Spano unveiled the campaign’s latest step at Yonkers Middle High School to over 100 Yonkers Public Schools student leaders and asked them to contact state legislators to fund the $2 billion infrastructure plan, with #Fund2Rebuild.
Mayor Spano's African American Advisory Board challenged students to recreate the paintings of Henry Ossawa Tanner, the most significant African American artist of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Edwin M. Quezada will host a series of Town Hall meetings on the proposed 2017-2018 budget beginning March 17, 2017. The Superintendent will speak briefly about the budget, and then respond to questions.
The District’s graduation rate increased to 82% for students who first entered 9th grade in 2012, outperforming the Big Five school districts, and the dropout rate was cut in half to 2%, below the state average of 6%.