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
What's Happening this Month

May 1, 2015
5G Bake Sale: All funds collected go towards end of the year field trips.

May 5, 2015
GK Nature of Things: An environmental outreach program scheduled to visit the kindergarten classes and conduct live animal presentations.

May 8, 2015
School Closed for Students

May 10, 2015
Mother’s Day

May 11-14, 2015
2G Fundraiser: Guess How Many Lollipops-$1.00 for 1 guess or $5.00 for 7 guesses. All funds will go towards 2nd grade end of the year activities.

May 13, 2015
K-8 Career Day: Students will engage in workshops lead by various professionals throughout our community.

May 14, 2015
B.O.T. Meeting: 6:00

5G Field Trip to the Museum of Math $20.00 per person

May 15, 2015
Dress Down Day (K-8) $2.00 per person: All funds collected will go to the interactive theater presentations.

1G Field Trip to Stepping Stones Museum $10.00 per person

May 19, 2015
½ Day—12:00 Dismissal for all students. Teachers engage in a professional development session.

May 25, 2015
Memorial Day—School is closed

May 27, 2015
2G-8G Field Trip to Madison Square Garden

May 29, 2015
K-4G: March of Dimes Charity Community Walk