Daily Announcements

Attention Teachers!
Please submit School News Fact Sheet to Mrs. Vazquez at least one week ahead of scheduled events.
See Mrs. Vazquez for the necessary form.

Congratulations to Mrs. McCormack's Class!

Montessori School 27 would like to recognize Mrs. McCormack's class for winning 1st, 2nd and 3rd  prize in the UNA Southern New York State Division Video Contest. "The World I Want."

We extend a special thanks to our supportive parents. The topics the children chose, their understanding of international issues, and their achievements are noteworthy for a group of 6th graders.

Here are the winners:
1st Prize - Sebastian Batista: Saving Our World Oceans
2nd Prize - Cyan Prudhomme: Women's Rights
3rd Prize - Taylor Courtney: Shadows in Our World

All who participated will receive certificates and the winners will receive checks as well. Sebastian Batista, the First Place winner, will also receive a trip to the United Nations and be able to participate in an event with our Young Professionals. Fantastic job!

Healthy Respect Character Education Program: Grades 4 - 6
The Healthy Respect Character Education program focuses on self-esteem, self-confidence and self-efficacy.

Our School is once again involved with Project Character. This program will accentuate the Montessori lessons of Grace and Courtesy.
Look for more information to be posted here about our students achievements.
The four CRITICAL objectives of Project CHARACTER may be summarized as:
(1) Curriculum Restructuring to focus on the Six Pillars of Character: respect, responsibility, trustworthiness, caring, justice and fairness, and civic virtue and citizenship in all content courses and on school-wide social problems,
(2) Implementation and Training among approxi­mately five new target schools each year, and
(3) Integrating Computer ApplicationsThe Character Education Public Policy Analyst (CEPPA) and The Public Policy Analyst (PPA), all of which develops
(4) Learning standards in both character and academic achievement related to the new NY content standards. 


Library Resource

student showcase

Stay tune for exciting events and achievements at Montessori 27

District Showcase

Siragusa Students Hop, Jump and Score for the American Heart Association
Rosemarie Ann Siragusa students put their hearts on the line during the school's annual benefit for the American Heart Association.

Welcome To Seussville
Board President Sayegh, Trustee Perez, and Interim Superintendent Yarzulo were among the young at heart readers who delighted in sharing their love of reading during the annual Read Across America celebration.

Making A Difference Is A Daily Part of Life
Welcoming the holiday season, festivities throughout Yonkers Public Schools combined a celebration of the community's diversity with heartfelt philanthropic efforts. 

Siragusa Students Put Philanthropy to Work for Others
When the Ronald McDonald House van pulled up to the Rosemarie Ann Siragusa School on the Thursday before Thanksgiving, students were waiting to spring into action. More

Adorned in shirts proclaiming “College Is in My Future,” kindergarten students personify one of the District’s main objectives, to make post-secondary study part of every student’s educational journey. undefined

Sharon Baker-Bosque's grandfather was very special to this School 17 teacher. So much so that his service to the country during World War II inspired a lesson for her students that was at once deeply personal and richly rewarding. More

To nurture a healthy learning environment where mutual respect is the cornerstone, School 22 held a Pro-Peace Assembly More

From the Principal

Welcome to Montessori 27!

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 25
No School for Students
Teachers are required to score the New York State 
English Language Arts Assessments for grades 3-8. 
District scoring of State Exams is an unfunded State mandate. 
Students will not need to make-up this day.
Tuesday, May 6
Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Thursday, May 15
Instructional Affairs Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
Conference Room, 4th Floor
One Larkin Center
Monday, May 19
Policy Committee Meeting
5:00 PM
Conference Room, 4th Floor
One Larkin Center
Wednesday, May 21
Board of Education Stated Meeting
7:30 PM
Saunders High School Auditorium


Today, 4/19/2014
High: 64 Low: 40
Mostly sunny
2% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/20/2014
High: 59 Low: 41
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.