Charter School of Educational Excellence, Yonkers, New York




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”.

Click here for the archive.


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
Click here for the flyer.

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.