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April 20, 2016

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No School for Students May 9, 2016

No Habrá Clases Para los Estudiantes el 9 de mayo

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More than 3,000 educators and support staff enthusiastically share the Yonkers Public Schools mission to empower all students to take their place in the world as knowledgeable, competent, responsible citizens. If you would like to share in this mission, please see Career Opportunities.

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US News Names Two Yonkers Public High Schools Among the Nation's Best

Yonkers Middle/High School is once again a Gold Medal school, ranking 149th in the country, and 26th in the State. Saunders Trades and Technical High School is also a repeat finalist.

Yonkers Council of PTSAs Scholarship Dinner & Silent Auction

The annual dinner and silent auction supporting scholarships for deserving graduating seniors will be held Thursday, April 21, 2016 beginning at 6:30 pm at the Ukrainian Youth Center, 301 Palisade Avenue.

Budget Town Hall for Spanish Speaking Families

Yonkers Public Schools will host a 2016-17 Budget Town Hall Meeting presented in Spanish Monday, April 4, 2016 at 7:00PM at Eugenio Maria de Hostos MicroSociety School.

Yonkers Board of Education Appoints Dr. Quezada Superintendent of Schools

The Yonkers Board of Education appointed Dr. Edwin M. Quezada Superintendent of Schools at its March Stated Meeting. The Trustees adopted a contract for Dr. Quezada effective through June 30, 2019.

Non-Public Transportation Applications Due by April 1

An important reminder for Yonkers families of students attending non-public schools for the 2016-17 school year.

Yonkers Schools Improve on New York State Education Department Accountability Status

Roosevelt High School – Early College Studies made the greatest gains, attaining State Education Department accountability status of "Good Standing" for the remainder of the 2015-16 school year and for the 2016-17 school year.

Their Secret Ingredient is Love!

Valentines for Veterans is School 13's annual service project that shows the love to the V.A. Medical Center in Montrose.

Reminder About Weather Related Announcements

Winter is still with us. Here's what you need to know about how we communicate delayed opening and/or school closing information.

Yonkers Rises to the Challenge

Yay for Yonkers! Today, there were no school bus delays. Our youngsters got to school on time. Thank you!

"Tuesday's With Morrie" Becomes Thursday With Pat Quinn

A reading assignment for students at Family School 32 took the youngsters to a whole new level.

Graduation Rate Up Again For Class of 2015

The 78% Cohort Graduation Rate extends the pattern of improvement with increases or stability since the 2009-2010 school year.

Yonkers Police Department Conduct Training Exercise at Palisade Prep

The Yonkers Police Department will conduct a training exercise for new recruits at Palisade Preparatory School after students and staff are dismissed, Wednesday, January 6, 2016. Tomorrow's training is a proactive collaboration between Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano and the Board of Education.

Celebrating Grandfamilies

The special love of grandparents raising their grandchildren creates grand families. Yonkers Public Schools celebrates these unsung heroes.

The Trustees of the Yonkers Board of Education appointed Dr. Edwin M. Quezada Interim Superintendent of Schools at a Special Meeting held on November 30, 2015. He served most recently as Acting Superintendent, and as Deputy Superintendent.Yonkers Board of Education Appoints Dr. Quezada as Interim Superintendent

The Trustees of the Yonkers Board of Education appointed Dr. Edwin M. Quezada Interim Superintendent of Schools at a Special Meeting held on November 30, 2015. He served most recently as Acting Superintendent, and as Deputy Superintendent.

Mr. Edgar Santana took the oath of office as a Trustee of the Yonkers Board of Education at its November 30, 2015 Special Meeting. Appointed by Mayor Mike Spano on November 19, Mr. Santana is now serving a five-year term of office.Mr. Santana Takes Oath of Office

Mr. Edgar Santana took the oath of office as a Trustee of the Yonkers Board of Education at its November 30, 2015 Special Meeting. Appointed by Mayor Mike Spano on November 19, Mr. Santana is now serving a five-year term of office.

Yonkers Public SchoolsNYS Assembly Speaker Visits Roosevelt

New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie visited Roosevelt High School Early College Studies where he was wowed by students proud of their school, its heritage and its future.

Yonkers Public SchoolsBoard of Education Names Mr. Caro Employee of the Month

No two days are alike for maintenance mechanic Anthony J. Caro. He wouldn't have it any other way. 

Mayor Spano Appoints Edgar Santana to the Yonkers Board of Education

Mayor Mike Spano today appointed Mr. Edgar Santana to serve as a Trustee of the Yonkers Board of Education for a five-year term. Mr. Santana will take the Trustee's oath of office at the next meeting of the Board, but his service to the children of Yonkers begins immediately.

Eric Pollard is the Civil Service Employee of the Year

The Yonkers Board of Education and the Exchange Club of Yonkers honored Mr. Pollard, who "does the right thing every day."

"C" is for College

They've got their eyes on the prize! At the very beginning of their education journey, the Class of 2028 is on the path to higher education because "College is My Future."

Yonkers Career & Technical Education Advisory Board Meets

A breakfast meeting of the Yonkers Career & Technical Education Advisory Board helped to strengthen the already dynamic collaboration between the school district and the business community.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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