YCS Spring Auction: Enchantment Under the Sea

Enchantment LogoThis year’s YCS Auction is scheduled for Saturday, March 18, 2017.

The YCS Auction is the single largest fundraising event of the year and funds in-class enrichment programs, classroom supplies, library books, lunch aides, and recess help.

More than a great fundraiser, this event is also a great party with food from local restaurants, refreshments, both a silent and a live auction all taking place in the “cafetorium”, transformed to support our theme of Enhancement Under the Sea.

Please CLICK HERE to buy tickets and learn more about volunteering and donation opportunities

YCS International Night

Thank you to everyone who participated in our first YCS International Night.  Not only was the attendance excellent and the food outstanding, it was also a very special night to celebrate the diversity of our YCS community.

Please click on the collage below to see more photos from the event.

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YCS Receives Excellent NYC DOE School Quality Report!

In addition to being selected as an NYC DOE Showcase School for the second year in a row, YCS also received an excellent NYC 2015-16 School Quality Snapshot report from the DOE. Please CLICK HERE to read the entire report (also attached).  Our strong rating is based on the strength of our teachers, administrators and staff and our students excellent test scores, which showed a 20% improvement over the previous year’s State Test results. Way to go YCS!


Shop, Save and Earn Money for YCS This Holiday Season

This holiday season, save money and earn donations for YCS simply by shopping at a number of popular stores and sites. The YCS PTA has partnered with vendors to donate a percentage of sales made by the YCS community to the YCS PTA to support the enrichment programs and school services that benefit all students. Please CLICK HERE to download a Holiday Shopping guide that explains the partnerships with popular vendors like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Modell’s and more. Please feel free to pass this guide along to family and friends: the more the merrier. Happy Holidays, YCS PTA.

Special updates:

  • Present THIS COUPON at Fantastic Kids now through December 4th and 20% of all sale proceeds are donated back to The YCS PTA.
  • Present THIS COUPON at Modell’s and YCS friends and family a 15% discount.  Modell’s will also donate 5% of sales to the YCS PTA when shoppers present this coupon.
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