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Cedar Place School -
Professional Development Lab
Grades Pre-K –8

20 Cedar Place Yonkers, NY 10705 (914) 376-8969

  • Literacy and the Arts/Professional Development Lab

The Theme/Philosophy
Literacy and the Arts

  • Quality educational program designed to maximize students' learning potential in all academic areas
  • Literacy is infused across all content areas
  • Implementation of a differentiated instruction model to meet the individual needs of all students
  • Focused professional learning communities that meet rigorous academic standards and goals
  • Professional Learning Lab in collaboration with Fordham University where professionals exchange best teaching practices and philosophies through a team approach
  • Interactive technology and multimedia are infused throughout the curriculum
  • An innovative integrated co-teaching model
  • Advance Career Day Program designed to provide our students with early college preparation

The Partners
This school works closely with:

  • Fordham University
  • Beczak Environmental and Education Center
  • Juvenile Law
  • Greyston Garden Project
  • JCY-Westchester Community Partners - S.M.A.R.T. Program
  • Greyston Foundation
  • Yonkers Community Planning Center
  • Yonkers Spectrum School Health Program– St. Joseph's Medical Center
  • Westchester Foster Grandparent Program
  • The Food Bank of Westchester Program
  • ArtsWestchester
  • Andrus Clinic









































































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