The Class of 2015 is Now Complete
Determined students who sweated out a summer of hard work were rewarded with their high school diplomas last week as they graduated in a triumphant ceremony marking their achievement.
Thank You to Governor Cuomo and our State Legislators
Board of Education President Dr. Nader Sayegh and Superintendent of Schools Dr. Michael Yazurlo thanked Governor Cuomo, Senators Stewart-Cousins & Latimer, Assemblymembers Mayer & Pretlow, Speaker of the Assembly Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Flanagan on behalf of the entire Yonkers Public Schools community for their support in averting staff layoffs and programs cuts.
Meet the Class of 2015
We bid farewell to a class of outstanding young men and women who earned more than $60 million in scholarships and incentives, acceptances at highly competitive colleges and universities, and the respect and best wishes of our entire city.
is a compassionate, driven principal who uses her educational expertise
and strong leadership style to inspire students, staff and families.
At the 134th Annual Meeting of the Yonkers Board of Education, the Trustees re-elected Dr. Nader Sayegh and Rev. Steve Lopez to serve as president and vice-president respectively. Both will serve one-year terms in their leadership posts. Prior to the election, Mr. James Cavanaugh, who was appointed by Mayor Spano in 2014 to fill the unexpired term of a former trustee, took the oath of office to officially begin a five-year term of service.