Yonkers Public Schools News

School Five News

Attention all Girls - Grades K through 5 will again be asked to participate in the Girl Scout program on Mondays during their recess time.  Please watch for information from the GS Council and return the permission form with your daughter.

Dr. Pisacreta will be our Liaison for the school year 2014-15.  Any questions should be directed directly to Dr. Pisacreta.  Thank You for your cooperation. 

Has your child/children lost a coat, sweater, lunch box, hat, etc. - Please have them check the LOST & FOUND in the crates outside the Main Office.  PreK items are kept in their own classroom.  We thank you for your cooperation.

Mrs. Amanna, Mrs. Fariello, Mrs. Ennis & Mr. DiFate's classes will be traveling to Stepping Stones on November 6th.  Please watch for information and the permission slip for your child's teacher.

Mrs. Fata, Mrs. Martinez & Ms. Grotto's 1st Grade classes will be having a Thanksgiving Feast on Tuesday, November 25th during their lunch time.  Please watch for information from the teachers as to what they might need. 

Our PTA will be holding a Movie Night on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.in the School 5 Auditorium.  Please watch for the flyer which will have more information and the name of the Movie.  Refreshments will be sold.

School 5 PTA web site is ps5pta.my-pta.org.  Please check the site for information of upcoming meetings or events.  Also, you may contact us on eMail site - YPS5PTA@yahoo.com

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 26
Thanksgiving Recess - Schools & Central Office Closed

Thursday, November 27
Thanksgiving Recess - Schools & Central Office Closed

Friday, November 28
Thanksgiving Recess - Schools & Central Office Closed

Tuesday, December 2
Board of Education Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Friday, December 5
Board of Education Policy Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center


Today, 11/23/2014
High: 54 Low: 46
Mostly cloudy
6% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/24/2014
High: 68 Low: 47
Rain likely
58% chance of precipitation.

On behalf of Dr. Pisacreta & Mrs. Nuriddin & the staff of School 5 we wish all our families a Happy Thanksgiving,

On Friday, December 19 Mrs. Fata, Ms Grotto & Mrs. Martinez 1st grader will be going to see Frosty at Lehman College in The Bronx.  Please watch for information, permission slips from the teachers.  Also please ask your child how they like a live performance of this holiday classic.

The Bio Bus will visit School 5 on Monday, November 3rd.  Our 6-7-8 grades will participate in activities on the Bus.  Please watch for information from the teachers and ask your child what the learned on the Bio Bus.