From the Principal

         Welcome to Kahlil Gibran School !  Our school, from its foundation, has stressed academic excellence.  Our goal is to provide the best education possible for each student.  Our school's success rests on parental input and involvement, therefore, it is imperative for us to work together as partners in your child's education. 

About Our School

Welcome to the Kahlil Gibran School Website!


Our Mission
        The staff and parents of the Kahlil Gibran Elementary School are committed to establishing a safe, positive environment for learning.  Our curricula will reflect diversity of cultures to enhance the development of each student.  This will be accomplished through our Reading Writing Magnet Programs.  Our students will be literate and productive citizens.  Our expectations for academic excellence are high.  Students are taught in a challenging environment that encourages creativity, participation and involvement. This philosophy is enhanced through positive open lines of communication with each child, parent, teacher and school administrator.  Higher order thinking is encouraged to assure each child's future success.
 

Daily Announcements

The faculty and staff at Kahlil Gibran wish all of our students and families a happy, safe and relaxing summer vacation!

Enjoy,

Mrs. White


2015 - 2016 Supply Lists

Click on the link to access supply lists for all grades 

    Kahlil Gibran School   

2014-2015

  GIBRAN’S STEPS TO SUCCESS

 

v    Set Goals

v    Be Respectful

v    Be A Good Listener

v    Follow All School Rules

v    Complete All Classwork Assignments

v    Complete All Homework Assignments

v    Study – Study – Study                    


New Apps for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues
The right app can improve your child’s learning, help her manage specific challenges—and provide hours of fun! Here are 10 new or recently updated options as of December, 2014. For more ideas, check out Tech Finder.


Click the link below for a list of extended practice and test preparation for students beyond the school day.

 http://yps.yonkerspublicschools.net/testprep

 


Library Resource


EasyBib


Yonkers Public Schools News

Back-to-School Toolit

Yonkers Council of PTSA

Link to budget information

Link to the archive of Yonkers Board of Education Meeting WebCasts and Agendas

Yonkers Partners in Education

Library Resources

Yonkers Quick Links

Yonkers Online Academy


Upcoming Events

Friday, September 4
Full Day for K-12 (No School for PreK)

Breakfast and Lunch Served

Monday, September 7
Labor Day: Schools and Central Office Closed
Tuesday, September 8
PreK Two-Hour Orientation
No PreK transportation. Families will be notified of their assigned time for the orientation at their school.
Audit Budget & Finance Committee/Workshop Meetings
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Please use the Wells Avenue Entrance
All welcome!
Wednesday, September 9
PreK First Day

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Today, 9/4/2015
High: 82 Low: 62
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14% chance of precipitation.
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