Student Spotlight

January 2015 Regents schedule has been revised due to inclement weather.

Regents Exams will be rescheduled. 
Please check the Yonkers Public Schools website for the updated version.

January 30th will be a testing day.
High School students are not required to attend unless they have an exam scheduled.

Congratulations to the Class of 2014!
Welcome to the Palisade Prep eChalk website.
Please check our site often we are constantly adding  information about student life at Palisade.

The Yearbook Committee will be collecting Senior Quotes and Baby Pictures.
Your name should go on the back of the picture and submitted to
Ms. Della Rocca by December 12th.

Visit the Palisade Prep School studios on Scratch
Check back soon for added projects

Greyston Youth Workforce Development will be having a series
 of Youth Empowerment Workshops beginning Friday, November 21st
 at 3:30 at 21 Park Avenue. See Mr. Barrow for more information
 or contact Ms. Jimenez, Youth Services Coordinator at 207-8688.

Teacher Information

Microsoft just announced on Thursday, November 13th, 2014
that it is giving away Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iPads,
 iPhones and Android tablets. You can do most of the same
 things on it that you can do on the computer version.
For more information read the NY Times article.

Technology Requests
To report technology issues, go to www.myschoolbuilding.com
Our organization number is 949029994
Make sure you are on the IT tab, not Maint Tab
If you need the password, see me in room 210.
Bev Parnes




Study led by Bud Kroll of  Yonkers Partners in Education (YPIE)
concludes poverty key hindrance to student success

To read full article click here

Attention Parents, Students, and Educators!
New York State announces nominations for 2016 Teacher of the Year
Click link to see flyer
Click here to see instructions
Deadline is February 2nd, 2015

Mr. Will Barrow, Assistant Principal, serves as Palisade Prep's Dignity Act Liaison.
He can be contacted at: (914) 376-8177 or by email, wbarrow@palisade.ypschools.org

The Dignity for All Students Act

Smiling teens in outline of New York StateNew York State’s Dignity for All Students Act (The Dignity Act) seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function.

Teacher-Student Roster Verification Report
Click link to access your records

Tuesday, January 27
Regents Exams
Schools Closed / Programs Canceled
Wednesday, January 28
Regents Exams
Thursday, January 29
Regents Exams
Monday, February 2
Board of Education Legal Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
5:30 PM
4th floor Board Room
One Larkin Center

Today, 1/27/2015
High: 25 Low: 20
100% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 1/28/2015
High: 25 Low: 17
Flurries likely
74% chance of precipitation.