Yonkers Public Schools

March - April, 2019 Academic Supports (Tutoring)
Location/Dates Description

Gorton HS
Spring,  2019

Tutoring- All core area subjects (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays)  

Credit Recovery- All core area subjects (Mon & Wed; Tues & Thurs 2:45pm-5:45pm)

Lincoln HS
Spring, 2019

Tutoring – All subject area subjects (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays) / AP classes to prepare for May AP exams  

Credit Recovery – Global Studies and Science (Mon & Wed; Tues & Thurs 2:45pm-5:45pm)

Parent Meetings
Location/Dates Description

3/30

Parent Advocacy – Parent Support Workshop Series: the college process - continued – Financial Literacy

Sites Specific Activities
Location/Dates Description

March - April, 2019

National Read Aloud Day [Peer-to-peer]

Advanced Students – Seminar Series [The interview, 21st Century skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft; Business Etiquette]

Soft skills: Relaxation, Tapping, Meditation   

Naviance and the College Process

SAT Prep

College Presentations
Location/Dates Description

Gorton HS

In- school – college informational from various colleges

Lincoln HS

In- school – college informational from various colleges

College Trips
Location/Dates Description

4/15 - 4/16
Gorton HS & Lincoln HS

SUNY – college tour 

LIU-Post, NYIT

Student College & Career Readiness Workshops
Location/Dates Description

Gorton and Lincoln High Schools

Ongoing

21st Century Skills workshop series for advanced students [The interview, 21st Century skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft; Business Etiquette]

MAAX curriculum

Soft-skills workshop series [relaxation, tapping]

Preparing for the job interview:  Resume writing, Dress for success, Etiquette at work

Research writing: Citation, Synthesizing, MLA / APA

Community Service
Location/Dates Description

Gorton HS & Lincoln HS

Community Service [peer-tutoring, homework hour, read-a-loud to elementary school students, peer-mentoring]

Professional Development
Location/Dates Description

Gorton HS & Lincoln HS

AP – best practices and skills building workshops
Counseling [Manhattan College]  

For further information, please contact:
Dr. Angela Arias
YCSD NYGEAR UP Coordinator
(914) 376-8400
[email protected]