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Bronx Borough President Rueben Diaz, Jr. declared April 30, 2018 Yalow Yalow Tigers Chess Day for beating the best private and public schools in the state and Canada and winning the 2018 New York State Chess Championships in two divisions. Yes the Bronx! Go Tigers!
25% of Yalow’s 29 Kindergarden-3-grade championship chess team were English Language learners, 10% had individualized education programs (IEPs), while 95% of all Yalow’s 450 students in 2018-2019 were eligible for free- or reduced-price lunches. All students are admitted by lottery.