Upcoming Events

Monday, November 30
Board of Education Special Meeting
5:00 PM
The President of the Board of Education has called a Special Meeting for the purpose of appointing an Interim Superintendent of Schools. The meeting will take place in the 4th Floor Board Conference Room, One Larkin Center.
Wednesday, December 2
Receivership Schools ONLY Half Day
School 13 
Cross Hill Academy
Museum School 25
Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy
Roosevelt High School Early College Studies
Scholastic Academy

Dismissal for schools starting at 8:35 AM will be at 12:00 PM 

The entire school community in Receivership Schools will participate in afternoon Professional Development to enhance the school’s instructional program to improve teaching and learning for all students
Department Chair Meeting
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
Period 8
Main Office
Thursday, December 3
PTSA Meeting
Library Media Center
6:00 PM

College 101
College Application
Students/families learn about choosing a college and the application and admissions processes.
Shared Decision Making Committee
2:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Programs for Academically Talented Students Information Meeting
6:30 PM

The meeting takes place at:

PEARLS Hawthorne School
348 Hawthorne Avenue
Yonkers, New York
(at the intersection of Culver Street at Riverdale and Hawthorne Avenues)

Please note that the application process MUST be completed by the deadline date, Friday, December 19, 2014, in person only at the Yonkers Public Schools Information Center, One Larkin Center.

Yonkers Public Schools News

Yonkers Council of PTSA

Link to budget information

Link to the archive of Yonkers Board of Education Meeting WebCasts and Agendas

Yonkers Partners in Education

Library Resources

Yonkers Quick Links

Yonkers Online Academy

RHS News

Click on the icon for the full Receivership Report

Yonkers Public Schools is pleased to announce the creation of  Family Welcome Centers to provide services to assist families.  

The Roosevelt Family Welcome Center Liaison is
Kashaunna Warthen
She is available from Monday to Wednesday in the Welcome Center

Dear Parents and Future Graduates,

Welcome Class of 2019 and the returning Classes of 2016, 2017 and 2018.  We look forward to an exciting year and the challenges associated with leading our school into the 21st Century.  The RHS administration and staff are committed to working closely with you in order to assist our students to reach their maximum potential and assuring college and career readiness.  Please be assured that all students will be cared for and challenged accordingly. We look forward to our continued work together.

Again, I look forward to working with you this year and my door is always open,

Mr. DeChent

Student Resources

Need help with getting ready for the Regents or SAT?

All Roosevelt High School students now have an account at StudyIsland.com, so give it a try!

Students who wish to become testers for P & K Research, click here for additional details. PK_research_newsletter.pdf