Due to overwhelming demand, the Yorktown District PTSA Council has added another Harlem Wizards v. Yorktown Superstars game on Saturday, March 14 at 1:30 p.m.  Please click on this link to order tickets for this fundraiser, which benefits all Yorktown schools.

The new YHS tradition continues!
On Thursday, March 5 at 6:00 pm in the YHS Gym, the YHS varsity basketball team will play the YHS faculty in the senior class' Second Annual Student vs Faculty Game. Admission at the door is $5 and includes great raffles and prizes.

Important Announcements from Dr. Napolitano

January 29, 2015 letter re important dates, weather make-up days 
"Hello, Dolly!" YHS musical tickets now available via this link

Friday, March 6 @ 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 7 @ 7:30 PM

YHS Student Senate Senior Citizens' Luncheon & Musical:
Sunday, March 8 @ 12:00 PM; Matinee @ 2:00 PM


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.

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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.

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


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


March 2, 2015

Dear Parents, Guardians and Members of the Yorktown Community,

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.”  -- Muhammad Ali



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

The next meeting of the 2014-2015 school year is Monday, March 9, at 7:00 p.m. at Mildred E. Strang Middle School.  Please see BoardDocs for each meeting agenda. 

All Board of Education videos, including the latest from February 23, 2015, 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.



Continuously updated events from community partners

Save the Date:  April 11, 2015

Foundation for Excellence in Yorktown Education Dinner Dance/Casino Night (see link)

Each year the Foundation honors those who personify excellence. All are welcome to honor five outstanding educators in our district, one from each school. Collectively they are smart, engaged, invested and creative:


2015 Honorees:

Emily Kluga from YHS
Elizabeth WP from MESMS
Jeff Whalen from Crompond
Camille Luongo from Brookside
Antonella Dable from Mohansic