Information meeting (in Spanish and English) for parents enrolling children in kindergarten, 1st-, and 2nd-grade for the 2017-18 school year. Parents can learn about the proposed school’s curriculum and complete an application for admission to the school. An admission’s lottery will be held in April 2017.
This is the sixth of our 10-week winter session of the Family Support Center—for Yalow parents and students, which began on Thursday, January 5, 2017. Ten families meet Thursday evenings with counselors from the Riverdale Mental Health Association. The 10 sessions take place in the school beginning at 5:15 p.m. for parents who have agreed to attend all 10 winter sessions from January 5 through March 16. If you wish to attend the complete 10-week winter session, please sign and return the attached form. Interested parents should apply. A brief interview will follow. Parents will learn stress management techniques and discipline techniques, while children will practice social skills in a […]
Saturday programs are open to students by invitation, and parents should consult with their child’s teachers. The next Saturday Academy session will be a 6-week program to build student skills in reading and mathematics to meet the grade-level requirements. Three groups of 10-15 students work with one teacher for each group. Classes are from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The chess team practices Saturday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to noon. To be competitive, students need additional chess instruction beyond Yalow’s regular Tuesday and Thursday chess classes; thus we have this Saturday session, where tournament tactics are addressed. Yalow’s future fencing teams, which meet at 10:15 for first-graders and 12:15 for […]