Dear Parents/Guardians,

In the Yorktown Central School District we continue to be dedicated to maintaining a strong home and school connection in the most efficient manner. To ensure that we have the most accurate and up to date Parent/Guardian, emergency contact and allergy-related information for your children, we have generated a customized Demographic Validation Form for every student. This report can be viewed by parents/guardians via the secure eSchoolData (eSD®) Parent Portal login. Please see complete text of letter and directions...

Yorktown Central School District Named as Winner of Soil and Water Conservation Achievement Award 

Director of Facilities Dennis Verboys, MESMS Principal Linda Grimm and MESMS teacher Darrell Nansen accept award on behalf of district

The Yorktown Central School District was recently named as a recipient of the first annual Soil and Water Conservation Achievement Award for its Stormwater Management and Habitat Restoration at the Middle and High School Campus. This recognition, sponsored by the Westchester County Soil and Water Conservation District, recognizes projects completed within the past three years which promote the conservation, management and restoration of soil and water resources. In improving water quality and controlling excessive stormwater runoff by applying best stormwater management practices and advocating this through public education and outreach. Students from the district’s middle and high school utilize the habitat as an outdoor classroom in sustainability and science education classes. Read complete release

Dear Families,

It is our hope that the holidays are a special time for celebrating and enjoying family and friends. Sometimes, however, the holidays can present an additional hardship. We have listed the Food Pantry resources that are available within our local area below, should you or anyone you know need assistance.

Please see this link to access the YCSD Social Workers' website and the letter re food pantry resources.

For information about weather, security & emergency notifications (please note: this will not take the place of automated calls/emails to the homes of students in the district):

For information about events, recognition, and more:

For information about college and career readiness:

For information about YHS:

A growing number of teachers and administrators use social media for educational purposes; follow us!

The Yorktown Central School District is taking a proactive stance in maintaining a healthy school environment. The following procedures are being implemented to ward off potential colds and viruses.


For Parents:  Please see this site for continuously updated information to help get the new year off to a great start!

Attention Parents of 
Incoming Kindergarten Students:

Please see the Kindergarten Registration web site for important information about the process and documentation you will need.

Please see the full text of Superintendent of Schools Dr. Ralph Napolitano's Letter

December, 2014

Dear Parents and Community Members,

I hope that this December greeting finds you well, happy and staying warm.  During a season when happiness, joy and peace are the pervasive themes, many still struggle to feel this way.  In the  Yorktown schools, we try our best to make the world a better place every day...

Check out the Superintendent's Studio:  Fall Sports Roundup!
Click here for full-screen version

The entire community is welcome to attend all public Board of Education meetings.  

The next meeting of the 2014-2015 school year is Monday, December 15, at 7:00 p.m. at Mildred E. Strang Middle School.  Please see BoardDocs for each meeting agenda. There is no meeting on Monday, December 1, 2014, (contrary to the print YCSD calendar).

All Board of Education videos, including the latest from November 17, 2014, are here. Each is annotated in conjunction with the agenda to make it viewer-friendly.  

The most current BOE meeting video is shown via YCSD-TV via FIOS channel 27 and Cablevision channel 18 at both 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM daily.