Dear Parents/Guardians,

As the New York State Education Department (NYSED) Assessments are on the horizon, several questions have been raised regarding a parent or student’s ability to refuse testing. Please see Dr. O'Connor's 3/26 letter regarding NYS assessments...

Please see Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

Please see the YCSD Advocacy website for BOE resolutions, sample letters, legislator contacts and more to help inform educational policy decisions.

The Yorktown Central School District is taking a proactive stance in maintaining a healthy school environment. The following procedures are being implemented to ward off potential colds and viruses.


Attention all students grades 3-8:
Please click here for resources to help learn how to type!

The PTSA Budget Presentation for Wednesday, April 29, 2015 has been cancelled, as well as Candidates' Night on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

Continuously updated events from community partners

The entire community is welcome to attend all public Board of Education meetings.  

The next meeting of the 2014-2015 school year is Monday, April 27, at 7:00 p.m. at Mildred E. Strang Middle School.  Please see BoardDocs for each meeting agenda. 

All Board of Education videos, including the latest from April 13, 2015, are here. Each is annotated in conjunction with the agenda to make it viewer-friendly.  

The most current BOE meeting video is shown via YCSD-TV via FIOS channel 27 and Cablevision channel 18 at both 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM daily.

Please see the BOE-adopted 2015-2016 Calendar-at-a-Glance.  Note that parent-teacher conference days and other school and community partner dates will be mapped in over the next few months and complete within the Google calendar(s) by August, as usual.

MESMS Character Education

Please visit the MESMS Character Education website to learn more about what we're doing to make our school and community a safe, responsible and respectful place to learn!

Daily Announcements

Monday, April 27, 2015 - Day 6

**Grade 6 Solutions to Weekly Practice Word Problems

Student Pick Up Form
Dismissal Pick Up Form.pdf

Please check the MESMS Health Office website often for updated information.  Mrs. Epstein


See new safety video!

Students in Mr. Ypsilantis' Career Exploration & Media class have shared their first safety video, developed with Yorktown Officer Mundy.  Please check it out and stay tuned for more to come!

Check Out "The CORE!"

During Mr. Nansen's 40-minute sixth period CORE class, students are using Chromebooks and iPads to produce, film and edit 20-30 second segments for a daily 2-3 minute news program.  Please click here to check them out his YouTube channel!

Important News from Mrs. Grimm

2014-2015 PBIS Student Behavior and Eligibility Policy (1).pdf
2014-2015 PBIS Student Behavior and Eligibility Policy (1).pdf

Student Handbook 2014-15.pdf

Student Handbook 2014-15.pdf

MESMS Announcements

Quarter 3 Report Cards have been posted to the Parent and Student Portals.

Commencement Letter April 2015
Commencement Letter April 2015.pdf

Honors English Grade 9 YHS Parent Letter 2015

Honors English Grade 9 YHS Parent Letter -2015 (2).pdf
YHS Regents Earth Science Grade 7 Parent Letter 2015
YHS Regents Earth Science Grade 7 Parent Letter 2015.pdf
Making Good Choices and Positive Decisions
Upcoming Spring Events 2015
UpcomingSpringEvents2015 (1).pdf
Grade 6 & 7 Band/Orchestra/Chorus Letter
Second Language Letter
Grade 8 High School Electives Letter-Form 2015-2016
Incoming Ninth Graders Letter - 2015-2016 (1).pdf
Grade 8 Parent Letter - "You Don't Know Me Until You Know Me" Assembly
Grade 8 parent letter You Don't Know Me Until You Know Me 12114.pdf
7th Grade High School Earth Science Letter 11 2014
7th Grade High School Earth Science Letter 11 2014.pdf
MESMS Student Parent Handbook Letter 2014-2015
MESMS Student Parent Handbook letter 2014-2015.pdf
Attention MESMS Parents-  Please click here for 2014-15 student supply lists- thank you!