Four Inducted Into The Teacher Hall of Fame
The Yonkers Board of Education inducted Mrs. Christine Heidelberger, Mrs. Mary Flaherty, Mrs. Sharon Schaeffer, and Mrs. Aferdita Silverman into the Teacher Hall of Fame during its June 22, 2016 Stated Meeting.
Asiya Abbas is the City's 5th Grade Spelling Champ
Seventy nine Yonkers 5th graders were thinking on their feet in an all out effort to be the last student standing at the 52nd Annual Fifth Grade Spelling Bee. Asiya Abbas ended up in that enviable position.
Paideia School 15 raised $14,690.45 for the Miracle League of Westchester, the result of a sustained commitment to the school's core values.
Board of Education Elects Officers, Trustees Take Oath
At the 135th Annual Meeting of the Yonkers Board of Education, the Trustees elected Rev. Steve Lopez and Ms. Judith Ramos Meier to serve as president and vice-president respectively. Both will serve one-year terms in their leadership posts.
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.
The special love of grandparents raising their grandchildren creates grand families. Yonkers Public Schools celebrates these unsung heroes.
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.
NYS 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.
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.
"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."