Board of Education Stated Meeting
The Trustees of the Yonkers Board of Education welcome your comments at its Public Hearings and Stated Meetings. It is necessary to register in advance.
Superintendent: Yonkers schools shorted $28 million by state
Yonkers Aging Schools Need Cash Infusion (Journal News)
Yonkers Superintendent Has Ambitious Goals for the District (Journal News)
Yonkers Schools Seek 12% Spending Hike to Hire 380 (Journal News)
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.
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.