This Saturday, starting at 10:00 a.m., 15 first and second graders will have a fencing competition using electric épées. All Rosalyn Yalow students and their families are invited to watch. Students will be using steel blades and the competition will last 2-3 hours. If you can spare the time please stop by to watch the action.
Saturday programs are open to students by invitation, and parents should consult with their child’s teaching artists. 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.
The Spring 2017 session of the Family Support Center—for Yalow parents and students—began on Thursday, April 20, 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 April 27 through June 22. 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 supportive environment. The Family Support Center is […]