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Attention all seniors and parents of seniors,  there will be an informational seminar for you in regards to financial aid on Thursday February 5th please see attached flyer for more information ....Bilingual_Financial_Aid_Night.pdf

Congratulations to the following senior IB Visual Art Students,  Umaima Ansari, Andrew Mrose, and Valentina Villa,  their artwork will be exhibited in the Osilas Gallery's Start 2015 show beginning this Friday and run thru the following week.  Osilas gallery is located on the Concordia College Campus in Bronxville.  The will have an opening reception this evening Friday, January 16, 2015. Please join us there to celebrate their accomplishments. Great Job Kids!!!  For more info see the article in the Journal News... 
http://www.lohud.com/story/life/2015/01/19/exhibits-showcase-high-schools-coming-artists/21835599/

Monroe College will have an on-site application day on Febraury 4th during 3rd period. Students must sign up in advance in Office #3011.

The Girl Up Club, affiliated with the United Nations, is a club that helps girls in underprivileged countries.  Meetings are after school in Room 4043 on Tuesdays with MS. Reynoso  

The Yonkers Unified Student Council is hosting our first Snuggle Drive.  In an effort to help families in need in our community, we are conducting a winter clothing drive.  Please consider donating new or gently used clothes such as pants, sweaters, coats, scarves, gloves and hats for all ages.  Even in our school we see several students who are ill equipped to deal with the frigid temperatures.  We will be collecting clothes until next Thursday, February 5th.  You can place your donations in the boxes in front of the main office or drop them off to me in room 4018.  Thank you for your continued support and stay warm! 

Wow look at this info,  

Elizabeth Quaye and Ataa Amponsah are representing our school in the  

2015 NYC REGIONAL BRAIN BEE AND FAMILY BRAIN FAIR
SATURDAY, JANUARY 31, 2015, 1:00-5:30 PM*
Columbia University, Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway at 114th Street (enter on Broadway), New York, NY 10027

 The Brain Bee itself begins at 2:30

Way to go!  Good luck and we are very proud of your accomplishments!!!! 

 


Wow look at this info,  

Elizabeth Quaye and Ataa Amponsah are representing our school in the  

2015 NYC REGIONAL BRAIN BEE AND FAMILY BRAIN FAIR
SATURDAY, JANUARY 31, 2015, 1:00-5:30 PM*
Columbia University, Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway at 114th Street (enter on Broadway), New York, NY 10027

 The Brain Bee itself begins at 2:30

Way to go!  Good luck and we are very proud of your accomplishments!!!! 

 


Attention all parents, students and staff the Dignity Act Liason for our Building is Assisant Principal Y. Ledesma if you need to to contact her the Phone Number is 914-376-8191, or email is y.ledesma@yonkers.ypschools.org.  

Attention parents Weschester County Board of Health is offering

Back-to-School

Immunization Clinics

Read more...

Attention all Seniors!!!!! Check our school web college visit calendar for visiting college representatives.  Remember, YOU MUST SIGN UP IN ADVANCE to participate.  See your guidance Counselors to make an appointment. 

Yonkers Middle School Mission Statement:

 

We will ensure that ALL students have the skills necessary to reach high levels of academic achievement, respect self and others, and become lifelong learners. We will provide a safe, supportive, nurturing environment for a culturally diverse population to promote student achievement and academic success.  

Yonkers Middle School Goals:

  • Every student will be involved in creating a safe environment that enhances learning while demonstrating the social skills necessary to act responsibly in the school and community.
  • Every student will meet or exceed the promotion requirements in order to transition successfully into high school.

Yonkers Middle School students believe that:

 

We are important and have value.

 We are learners and will succeed.

 We are able to achieve our potential through great effort.

 We are safe, respectful, and honest.

 We are preparing ourselves for the future.

 


The story featuring the IB program in Yonkers is finally on the Great
Schools site and can be found here:
http://www.greatschools.org/education-terms/international-baccalaureate/
6950-what-is-ib-international-baccalaureate.gs?page=all

Welcome to Yonkers High School

Student Showcase

Students are doing great things at Yonkers Middle High School! 
We look forward to an exciting year ahead!

Yonkers Public Schools News



  • US News and World Report - Gold Level Award - #5 IBSchool in the Nation (January,2012)
  • US News and World Report - Gold Level Award - #41 of Top 100 in the Nation (January, 2012)
  • US News and World Report - Gold Level Award - #37 of Top 100 in the Nation (December, 2008)
  • Newsweek Magazine Ranked YHS #80 in the nation (May, 2008)
  • US News and World Report - Bronze Level Award - Top 1,086 in the Nation (December, 2007)
  • Magellan Foundation - Benchmark School #41 out 671 New York State High Schools (October, 2007)
  • New York State High Achieving School 2006, 2007, 2008
  • 97.5% College Acceptance (Class of 2008)
  • 6.7 Million in scholarships (Class of 2008)
  • 99.9% Graduation Rate (Class of 2008)
  • Research Collaboration with Sarah Lawrence College
  • 87% of the Class of 2008 enrolled in two or more I.B. courses
  • 33 I.B. Diplomas Awarded - May, 2008
  • U.S. News & World Report recognized Yonkers High School with the GOLD MEDAL AWARD ranking YHS #37 among the Best High Schools in the Nation!!! (December 2008)

Monday, February 2
Board of Education Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Tue, Feb 3 - Thu, Feb 5
Musical rehearsal in arena 2:30 - 4:30
Tuesday, February 3
Board of Education Facilities Committee Meeting
4:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Board of Education Audit, Budget & Finance Committee Meeting/Workshop
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Thursday, February 5
Board of Education Instructional Affairs Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center

Sat, Feb 7 - Sat, Feb 21
School Choice Process
Saturday, February 7, 2015 beginning at 12:00 a.m.
through Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.
Monday, February 9
Final Yearbook Payment
full faculty meeting
Talent Show auditions in the arena.
Board of Education Policy Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Tue, Feb 10 - Thu, Feb 12
Musical rehearsal in arena 2:30 - 4:30
Tuesday, February 10
Talent Show auditions are in the arena.
Wednesday, February 11
Board of Education Stated Meeting
Saunders High School Auditorium
7:00PM Communications From the Community
7:30PM Stated Meeting
Monday, February 16
Central Office Closed - Presidents Day
Schools Closed - Presidents Week

Today, 2/1/2015
High: 32 Low: 24
Slight chance snow
46% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 2/2/2015
High: 25 Low: 0
Wintry mix
88% chance of precipitation.

 
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