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March 30, March 31 & April 6
Parent and Staff take note: Due to the 5 Emergency Closing Days already used (January 27, February 2 & 9, and March 5 & 6) schools will be open for instruction on March 30, 2015, March 31, and April 6, 2015.

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

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

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Julio Nieves is the Employee of the Month

The beloved Mr. Nieves was nominated by 23 of his colleagues at School 21, and 25 students whom he serves with equal parts professionalism and joy.

Saunders Forms Alliance With London & NYC Teams To Bring Robotics Win to Yonkers

Saunders High School's experienced robotics team made it to the US FIRST World Championship robotics competition with a win at the New York City regionals this weekend. The team also earned the coveted Excellence in Engineering Award.

School Make-Up Days

In accordance with the District’s 2014-15 Calendar, schools will be open for instruction on March 30, 2015, March 31, 2015, and April 6, 2015. (Download flyer in PDF format)

Applications For Non-Public School Transportation Due On Or Before April 1, 2015

April 1 is the deadline for Yonkers Non-Public School Transportation applications for the 2015-2016 school year.  Applications must be completed each year and delivered, in person, to the Yonkers Public Schools Transportation Department, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, no appointment required. 

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.

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

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.

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