School Choice Fair Set for Saturday, December 7, 2019
Join us and learn about our schools all in one place by attending the annual School Choice Fair Saturday, December 7, 2019,
and by Touring schools during December 2019 and January 2020
The application submission period is February 8 - February 22, 2020.
Families in transition grades, and those who will be new to the Yonkers Public Schools in September 2020 are encouraged to attend the Yonkers Public Schools Choice Fair Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 9:00AM - 12:30PM at Yonkers Middle High School, 150 Rockland Avenue in Yonkers.
The Districtwide School Choice Fair is an opportunity to meet administrators and staff from all of the District schools, as well as representatives from District departments: Transportation, Student Enrollment, Special Education and Pupil Support, English as a New Language & Transitional Bilingual Education, as well as the Division of Teaching and Learning. The Yonkers Council of PTSAs will be available to assist parents.
Families are also encouraged to tour schools during December and January - check the schedules! Take a walk around the school. Meet our students, teachers and administrators. Ask questions and see for yourself the teaching and learning taking place. Elementary school visits require an appointment. All school visits require appropriate ID.
Yonkers Public Schools is committed to a School Choice Process that is open and equitable to everyone. To select a school for your child, parents must submit the Online School Choice Application for any grade-appropriate Yonkers public school. School Choice information will be mailed in January 2020 to:
- Students registered new for September 2020
- Currently enrolled 6th graders in Prekindergarten – Grade 6 schools except for students at Montessori Schools 27 and 31
- Currently enrolled 8th graders except for students at Palisade Preparatory School and Yonkers Montessori Academy
New students for September 2020 must register now. To register, parents should call the Information Center at 914-376-8050 to schedule an appointment. Follow this link to learn about requirements and necessary documents.