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 for each student.  Our school’s success rests on parental involvement, a rigorous curriculum and a dedicated staff. We look forward to working together as partners to ensure your child is successful.

About Our School

Welcome to the Kahlil Gibran School Website!

Our Mission / Goal

For All Students To Value Their Education

In support of our mission/goal, the administration, staff and parents of the Kahlil Gibran Elementary School are committed to establishing a safe and positive learning environment.  Students are taught in a challenging environment that encourages creativity and participation.  Our expectations for academic excellence are high.  Our curriculum and school theme, Reading/Literature, reflects rigor, excellence, achievement, and diversity.

Daily Announcements

Congratulations, students
and staff, on a 
wonderful performance!!

2015 - 2016 Supply Lists

Click on the link to access supply lists for all grades 

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.


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Yonkers Public Schools News

Rebuild Yonkers Schools

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

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Yonkers Online Academy

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 4
Roosevelt High School Early College Studies Wall of Fame Induction
5:30 PM
Colonel Ronald J. Garan, Jr. (USAF, ret.) will be inducted into the Roosevelt High School Early College Studies Wall of Fame during a student-led program beginning at 5:30PM Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at the school, 631 Tuckahoe Road in Yonkers. The former NASA astronaut is a member of the Class of 1979.
Monday, May 9
Calendar Change: NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS - All Schools All Grades PreK-12

Teachers are required to score the New York State English Language Arts Assessments for grades 3-8. District scoring of State Exams is an unfunded State mandate. 

Students will not need to make-up this day. 

Tuesday, May 10
Audit Budget & Finance Committee/Workshop Meetings
5:30 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center
Please use the Wells Avenue Entrance
All welcome!
Board of Education Annual Meeting
6:00 PM
4th Floor Board Room
One Larkin Center

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