On Tuesday November 19, 2013 CSEE celebrated Puerto Rico’s Independence-the day was filled with rich cultural activities for the children. There was a non-religious workshop about the Three Kings presented by Teresa Santiago, drumming and Art & Crafts with Judy and Elena Marrero, and a dance performance by Mai Reina Gold and Edgardo Gonzalez. Click here for the slideshow - (Date posted 12/3/2013)
On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 CSEE held its annual Career Day. Presents came and shared their stories about their education experience, careers, and lessons learned along their career pathways. Our students asked exciting and insightful questions to dig deeper into the career experiences of our presenters. Take a look at our Guest list. Click here for the slideshow. (Date posted 12/6/2013)
Goya Foods Helps to Educate Students on MyPlate & Healthy Eating
On Friday, November 15, 2013 Westchester’s District Attorney Joe Barca visits the Charter School of Educational Excellence. District Attorney Barca presented a workshop to the middle school students on internet safety, and cyber bullying.
CSEE Promotes Healthy Eating on Fox News!
Health and Physical Education Teachers, Mike DeSimone and Scott Fliesser, teamed up with Goya foods to promote healthy eating in schools across the nation. The link here will take you to Ernie Anastos’ Show, “Positively Ernie” that aired on December 23, 2012 on Fox 5. Students participated in a hands on health lesson and learned how to read food labels, serving sizes and differentiate “My Plate”.
Charter School of Educational Excellence, Yonkers, New York
Meetings & Announcements
December 5th, 2014
Dress Down Day for Grades K-8, $2.00 per person: All funds collected will go to the interactive theater presentations.
December 9th, 2014
½ Day—12:00 Dismissal for all students. Teachers engage in a professional development session.
December 10th, 2014
School Wide Bake Sale: All funds collected will go to the interactive theater presentations.
Fitness Awareness Day—The Westchester Knicks will be discussing healthy lifestyle choices with students in grades K-8.
December 11th, 2014
Board of Trustees Meeting
December 16th-18th, 2014
Scholastic Book Fair
December 17th, 2014
½ Day—12:00 Dismissal for all students. Parent/Teacher Conference Day/Night
Session I 1:00-4:00
Session II 6:00-8:00
Please remember to schedule an appointment. Walk-Ins may not be honored.
December 18th, 2014
December 19th, 2014
Holidays Around the World: Student will celebrate various countries and their cultures through a variety of presentations. Click here for the Invitation.
December 24th, 2014 – January 4th, 2015
Holiday Recess—School is Closed