• There is now an online waiting list for two Elementary Summer Programs.
    Both programs are filled on a first come first served basis, and run from 8:30AM - 12:00PM, July 8 - 31

Summer Humanities Academy

  • Grades 2, 3, 4: Summer Humanities Academy
    Location: Montessori School 31 | 7 Ravenswood Road | Yonkers, NY 10710

    ** Download the Information Flyer ** ** Join the waiting list for the Summer Humanities Academy **

    The Summer Humanities Academy for students currently enrolled in grades 2-4 blends the teaching of English Language Arts and History/Social Studies in a project-based learning (PBL) approach. Strong literacy skills will be taught and practiced, emphasizing reading, writing, listening, speaking and presenting.

    • Students will learn PBL skills including critical thinking, analysis, and historical investigation.
    • The Yonkers History Project, a curriculum about their city will be the focus of students’ studies.
    • They will create projects that demonstrate their research about an aspect of the city.
    • Field trips and guest speakers will assist students with their projects.
    • A final showcase of student work will occur during the final week of the program.
    • Eligible students can request Yellow bus transportation.
    • Registration and transportation is first come, first served. 

Summer STEAM Academy

  • Grades 4, 5, 6, 7: Summer Steam Academy
    Location: Cesar E. Chavez School | 20 Cedar Place | Yonkers, NY 10705

    ** Download the Information Flyer **

    ** Join the waiting list for the Summer STEAM Academy **

    • The Summer STEAM Academy for students currently enrolled in grades 4-7 will offer an opportunity to further explore Mathematics and Science through experiential learning.
    • Through hands-on learning that incorporates science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics, students will explore real-world scenarios and collaboratively problem solve.
    • Student work will be displayed during the final week of the program.
    • Eligible students can request Yellow bus transportation.
    • Registration and transportation is first come, first served