YCPTA/PTSA Statement on the Reopening of Yonkers Schools. Figuring out how to reopen schools this fall … It will reopen after Thanksgiving recess, on Nov. 30 using a hybrid-learning model. Yonkers Public Schools in Westchester County will begin the academic year with all-remote learning, the Board of Education announced on Thursday, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 80% of brain development happens during the first three years of life. The Yonkers Public Schools are 4,000 students over capacity and already use every inch of available space. School districts in Westchester are finalizing drafts of their plans to potentially reopen in the fall as New York continues its recovery from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Twitter. During these early years of brain growth, infants and toddlers absorb massive amounts of … While there’s a push to reopen our schools on September 8th, there is a possibility that our schools will not be ready by that date. Electronic learning will begin this week. ... Yonkers Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Edwin Quezada said, “we are working towards a plan to re-open the schools in September.” He added that the YPS will have summer school for … The state’s fourth-largest school district had already … It’s been a long road to reopening since Yonkers began the school year remotely on Sept. 8. PRESSING TO KEEP A YONKERS CATHOLIC SCHOOL OPEN I was profoundly disappointed to learn that the Archdiocese of New York announced that 20 Catholic schools throughout the state will not reopen due to the financial impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic, including the St. Ann School & St. Paul School in Yonkers. May 31, 2020. The Yonkers school district has completed its testing of 20% of students and staff, clearing the pathway for hybrid instruction to resume Thursday after three days of remote learning. YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Yonkers schools reopen Monday for in-person learning. Yonkers Readies to Reopen. Facebook. Yonkers schools are expected to reopen April 1, “with the understanding that schools may have to remain closed beyond March 31,” officials said. A staff member at Palisade Preparatory School and a staffer at Patricia A. DiChiaro School … 80%. The district has sunk over $10 million into renovating school buildings to prepare them to reopen … Asked whether school buildingsare likely to reopen Oct. 5, she said, "I think it's too soon to say."