School 9

  • Dr. Robert Vicuña, Principal

    Grades Pre-K – 6

    School Webiste - yonkerspublicschools.org/ps9

    53 Fairview Street • Yonkers, NY 10703 • (914) 376-8325

    • Science and Technology

  • School Theme

    Science and Information Technologies

    • Math, Science & Technology (MST) integration is the centerpiece of the instructional program with specific scientific content-based lessons and experiential learning using SmartBoard Technology.

    • Science, as it relates to health and wellness, is the focus of the Early Childhood, prekindergarten and kindergarten classes

    • Multi-disciplinary lessons linking science, social studies and literacy including written expression and artistic expression to the larger School 9 community

    • Positive Behavior Intervention Support (PBIS ) is an emphasis in the building based on our R-Respectful, O-Organized, A-Accountable, R-Responsible (R.O.A.R.) initiatives that all stakeholders have embraced throughout the building

    • Students pledge each day to “Reduce, Recycle and Reuse” to create a better world for all.

  • The Partners

    This school works closely with:

    • JCY-Westchester Community Partners - S.M.A.R.T. Program

    • Boy/Girl Scouts

    • Westchester Foster Grandparent Program

    • Andrus

    • Junior Achievement (Gorton High School)

    • VIVE Pathways

    • ArtsWestchester

    • Hudson River Museum of Westchester