Charter School of Educational Excellence, Yonkers, New York
About Us - 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
Calling ALL Parents!  We Are Accepting New Student Applications for 2016-2017

The Charter School of Educational Excellence will be accepting applications for children entering grades K-8 in the fall of 2016.  There will be approximately 75 open seats for Kindergarten, and a few seats open for grades 1-8 depending on grade availability.  Because many families choose to register their child(ren) at CSEE,  it is important that if you are planning to have your child attend CSEE that you complete and submit the LOTTERY APPLICATION for the 2016-2017 school year in a timely manner.

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February Announcements

February 2, 2016

*Half-Day for Students; Professional Development for Teachers   

February 9, 2016

Black History Month Celebration

February 11, 2016

Board of Trustees Meeting

February 15-19, 2016

School Closed-Winter Recess    

February 22, 2016

School Reopens-All Students Report to School