District Showcase

Siragusa Students Hop, Jump and Score for the American Heart Association
Rosemarie Ann Siragusa students put their hearts on the line during the school's annual benefit for the American Heart Association.

Welcome To Seussville
Board President Sayegh, Trustee Perez, and Interim Superintendent Yarzulo were among the young at heart readers who delighted in sharing their love of reading during the annual Read Across America celebration.

Making A Difference Is A Daily Part of Life
Welcoming the holiday season, festivities throughout Yonkers Public Schools combined a celebration of the community's diversity with heartfelt philanthropic efforts. 

Siragusa Students Put Philanthropy to Work for Others
When the Ronald McDonald House van pulled up to the Rosemarie Ann Siragusa School on the Thursday before Thanksgiving, students were waiting to spring into action. More

Adorned in shirts proclaiming “College Is in My Future,” kindergarten students personify one of the District’s main objectives, to make post-secondary study part of every student’s educational journey. undefined

Sharon Baker-Bosque's grandfather was very special to this School 17 teacher. So much so that his service to the country during World War II inspired a lesson for her students that was at once deeply personal and richly rewarding. More

To nurture a healthy learning environment where mutual respect is the cornerstone, School 22 held a Pro-Peace Assembly More

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 18
Schools & Central Office Closed - Good Friday/Spring Recess
Friday, April 25
No School for Students
Teachers are required to score the New York State 
English Language Arts Assessments for grades 3-8. 
District scoring of State Exams is an unfunded State mandate. 
Students will not need to make-up this day.
Tuesday, May 6
Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Thursday, May 15
Instructional Affairs Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
Conference Room, 4th Floor
One Larkin Center
Monday, May 19
Policy Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
Conference Room, 4th Floor
One Larkin Center

Weather

Today, 4/18/2014
High: 52 Low: 40
Mostly cloudy
6% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/19/2014
High: 64 Low: 38
Mostly sunny
2% chance of precipitation.

Hello Parent(s)/Guardians of School 9, We have Exciting News! School 9 has been selected by KaBoom to have a playground built on the campus.What this means to you is taking an active role by joining various committees that need to be committed to and in place prior to the building of what will be a beautiful playground. We will need 20 parents along with their children to participate in the Design Day. The tentative dates for this to occur are as follows: March 26, 2014, April 2 or 3, 2014. The school will notify you of the exact date. However, it is important to note that the designing process with be a 2 or 3 hour process. Lunch will be provided to the participants in attendance. After the Design Day takes place, we will need to prepare ourselves for the Community Build Day slated for Thursday, June 12, 2014 (Details will be forthcoming). We Need You To Be Involved every step of the way for this project. The reason being is it will give our children a wonderful place to enjoy their outdoor experiences during school hours and it will enhance and beautify the neighborhood. Can we count on you? Call the Main Office between the hours of 9:00am-3:15pm to provide us with your support of this exciting endeavor and how you will help. Thank you in advance for your commitment in making School 9 Shine!

Parent(s)/Guardian(s), You should have received your March calendar. If not, there are some on the parent table near the Main Office. Below are a couple of highlighted dates to remember: *3-10-14-Boy Scouts-11:00am-11:30am (Auditorium) *3-13-14-PTA Meeting for the purpose to Elect Officers. Time/Location: 9:15am in Room 16 *3-17-14-Smile Dental Clinic- All Day ( Students Only) ((Students will only been seen if they brought back their applications to their teachers) *3-17-14-Top of the Morning-School Spirit Day- School 9 Family wear green in recognition of St. Patrick's Day *3-26-14- Parent-Teacher Conferences/Report Card Pick-Up-Times: 1:00pm-3:00pm (Make every attempt to meet with your child's teacher to discuss their academic progress thus far) *3-28-14- Pennies for Patients Assembly @ 9:30am. Location is in the auditorium. -3-29-14- Dinner/Comedy Show @ the Yonkers Raceway- Time:6:30pm-11:30pm/ Cost: $95.00 (Proceeds will go towards the building of School 9's playground) If you wish to attend, please contact Mrs. Mancuso in the Main Office @ 914-376-8325 Happy Women's History Month!

Hello Parents/ Guardians: Please be advised that your child has been provided with resources to support their use of utilizing library services in the city. Encourage your children to use their local library for researching and supporting their learning experiences throughout the school year.