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Patricia A. DiChiaro School
Grades Pre-K – 8

373 Bronxville Road Yonkers, NY 10708 (914) 376-8565

  • Literacy Across the Curriculum

The Theme/Philosophy
Literacy Across the Curriculum

  • School motto, “Reach for the Stars,” focuses teachers, students and parents on academic success
  • Literature-based instructional program is supported with extensive libraries in each classroom
  • Literacy activities emphasizing written and spoken language, mathematics and the arts are taught in a literature-based format across all areas of the curriculum
  • Experiential learning and hands-on experiences
  • Life sciences are incorporated into the curriculum: students cultivate the DiChiaro Garden and perform field research on the Hudson River’s ecosystem

The Partners
This school works closely with:

  • Fordham University
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Environmental Services/Recycling of Yonkers









































































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