Yonkers Public Schools News Highlights 2021-22
City of Yonkers & Yonkers Board of Education Sign Lease to Create New Public School
The school will enroll approximately 500 students from Grades 6 to 12 and focus primarily on media and the performing arts.
Mr. Michael Walpole Honored With Leadership In Education Award
School 23 Principal Michael Walpole was honored by the Board of Education with the Leadership in Education Award during the June 14, 2022 Stated Meeting. Presented by the Rotary Club of East Yonkers, the award is conferred on an administrator who personifies the spirit, dedication and accomplishments of an outstanding instructional leader.
Three Teachers of the Year Inducted into Hall of Fame
The Yonkers Board of Education formally inducted three extraordinary educators into the Teachers Hall of Fame during the June 14, 2022 Stated Meeting. The 66th Annual Teacher of the Year award was presented to Dawn Marie Soliman, Sunitha Howard, and Theresa Smith.