Student Showcase

Take Your Son/Daughter to Work Day!

Cedar Place School participated in take your son/daughter to work day today. The youngsters spent time with their parents in their classrooms for a day of fun learning. Today we also celebrated Poem in Your Pocket Day! All the students had poems in their pockets and shared them throughout the day.
What a great day it was at Cedar Place School!!

Cedar Place School Annual School-Wide Science Fair

On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, students in grades 1-8 participated in the school-wide science fair. The science projects were simply outstanding!

Cedar Place School Staff, Administration, and  students show their Irish Pride by wearing green on St. Patrick's Day!

Black History Performance

Students in grades 1-6 showcased Black History Month by singing songs, acting out mini plays, and dancing. Everyone did an awesome job! It was a great show!
Cedar Stars Shine!
Cedar Place School congratulates all of our students who received awards at our assembly on February 7, 2014. So many students achieved principals' list, perfect attendance, good citizenship, and most improved awards. Thanks to our wonderful PTA who supported us and provided post award refreshments for the students and their parents. Let's keep up the good work!!!

We are so proud of Nicolas Angel in fifth grade in Mrs. Wuestenhoefer's class. Nicolas has been working everyday on First in Math! Currently Nicolas is ranked as number 1 in Cedar Place, number 21 in the Yonkers School District, and number 50 in the state! Way to go Nicolas! We are so proud of you! Keep up the great work!

Change To Make a Change 

On Tuesday, January 14, Cedar Place started a three week campaign to raise money for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. Students and staff participated in Pennies for Patients. Students collected and brought their pennies to raise money for a great cause! We are proud to say that collectively Cedar Place School collected a total of $3,873.29!!! 

Cedar Place Happenings


Family and Me Program

Parenting Tips


Teaching your child to problem solve
Pay attention when your child wants to speak with you
Be involved in you child's life 
Establish set rules
Be consistent
Encourage Independence
Treat your child with respect
Love them 

The meetings will be held once a week through April. Dates will be posted soon.

 Want to know more about Box Tops for Education?  Visit
 While you're there, you can print coupons, find recipes, find out which products have Box Tops and see how much our school has earned.  Just to name a few things.
 Also, sign up as a Cedar Place Shopper and do your online shopping through the site.  When you do this - You'll get a discount and Cedar Place will get FREE money!
 Don't forget to clip every box top you find and visit the site often to get fun information.

Cedar Place School's official mascot is the lion cub! Students at Cedar Place will R.O.A.R. throughout the school day following the four behavioral expectations: Respectful, Organized, Active and Responsible.

The mission of the Cedar Place Elementary School is to provide an educational environment which supports the growth and development of each child, and helps them to attain their fullest potential as a member of a learning community. Our goals include helping students to realize the importance of learning and education. Read more...

A Message From the Principal

It is with great Excitement that I welcome you to the Cedar Place School’s website!   At Cedar Place, we strive to provide our students with a high quality, world class education.  Through collaboration, all stakeholders will create a culture in which our students will achieve the skills and self-confidence necessary to become strong leaders, life-long learners, and responsible, compassionate contributors to the world community. 
This website is part of our commitment to use technology as a valuable tool to enhance our students’ learning experiences and extend it outward to include parents, friends, and community.  We hope that you will use it, enjoy it, and help us to continue to improve it. 

Mrs. Magdaline Delany - Principal

Upcoming Events

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


Today, 4/24/2014
High: 63 Low: 39
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/25/2014
High: 63 Low: 47
Mostly cloudy
26% chance of precipitation.