Charter School of Educational Excellence, Yonkers, New York
 
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CSEE Accomplishments

AUGUST 14, 2014
NYS Award: Reward School
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OCTOBER 28, 2010
Congratulations CSEE on Becoming an Effective Practice School
Presented to CSEE by the New York State Department of Education
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AUGUST 17, 2010
The City of Yonkers Zoning Board of Appeals approves 3 story Middle School building extension for CSEE.
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JUNE 10, 2010
Members of the New York State Board of Regents Visit the Charter School of Educational Excellence
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MAY 15, 2010
Charter School of Educational Excellence Recipients of the "New York State 2010 Exemplary Reading Award
YONKERS, NEW YORK, May 15, 2010 - The Charter School of Educational Excellence has won the very prestigious International Reading Association’s 2010 “Exemplary Reading Program Award for New York State”. The Exemplary Reading Program Award recognizes outstanding reading and language arts programs and its purpose is to call the public’s attention to exemplary programs in schools throughout Canada and the United States. Hundreds of schools submit applications annually but only one winning school is selected in a participating state or province. CSEE is this year’s winner for New York State.
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MAY, 2010
CSEE Validated by S3TAIR Project as a School for Best Practices in Literacy.
The Charter School of Educational Excellence built their model of literacy instruction based on elements of effective practice including frameworks developed by Fountas and Pinnell, Questions About Relationships (QAR) strategies, and universal data decision-making using the Victory School's proprietary and rigorous data driven decision-making approach to inform all key strategies that impact student achievement and behavior. This approach utilizes continuous and multiple forms of assessments and data at the school level, the classroom level and the student level to identify strengths, weaknesses, and areas for intervention.
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APRIL, 2010
Catalina Castillo Accepts the IRA Council Award in Chicago

 

 

 

 

 

Charter School of Educational Excellence, Yonkers, New York

Meetings & Announcements

October 1st

Circus Day
Students engage in a variety of circus themed activities; juggling, balancing, etc.

K, 1st and 2nd Grade Apple Picking Trip
Students will learn about the fall harvest and the life cycle of an apple.

Fire Safety (K-4)
Students will learn the dangers of fire and practice how to evacuate a smoky room with the Yonkers Fire Department.

October 7, 2014—HALF DAY

Students will be dismissed at 12 pm
Professional Development for Teachers

October 13, 2014 

Columbus Day—School Closed

Fuel Up To Play 60 5th-8th Grade
Students will engage in the “Fuel Up to Play 60”’s kick-off celebration

Smoothie Fridays!

Animal Cruelty Presentation 2nd – 3rd Grade
Presented by the Westchester District Attorney’s Office, students will learn the importance of humane treatment towards ALL creatures.

October 15, 2014

Teatro SEA
Little Red Riding Hood, Grades k-8

October 16, 2014

P.T.O. Meeting
Parents will meet to discuss upcoming school events and fundraising opportunities.

October 17, 2014

Dress Down Day for Kindergarten to 8th grade
$2.00 per student.
(All funds collected from Dress Down Day are applied to CSEE’s Theatre Fund) 

Cyberbullying Workshop for 7th and 8th Grade
Presented by the Westchester District Attorney’s Office, students will learn the importance of safe internet habits.

October 18, 2014

MEGA Tag Sale
Saturday, 9am - 4pm
Baked Goods and Great Food
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October 28, 2014

School Wide Bake Sale
(All funds collected will go to the interactive theater presentations)

October 30th, Thursday Night

Halloween Bash
Students will celebrate with dance, food, and games in their Halloween costumes.