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Demographer Provides 5-Year Enrollment Projection for the Scarsdale Schools

Demographer Provides 5-Year Enrollment Projection for the Scarsdale Schools

It was somewhat of a surprise last spring to learn that projected enrollment for...

Where Your Village Taxes Go

Where Your Village Taxes Go

Though the portion of your real estate taxes that goes to Scarsdale Village only...

Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

Nina Cannon Both her board colleagues and the administration appeared to be surpr...

Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler will receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Jill Spieler, an extraordinary ...

Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

At a time when everything seems to be rushed, it’s a joy to enter the new and st...

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Order Spring Flowers to Support Y.E.S. and Used Sneakers to Dunk Your Kicks

petuniasThe Youth Employment Services (Y.E.S.) Office is celebrating spring with its annual Think Spring Flower and Plant Fundraiser. The sale starts immediately and orders must be submitted by Friday, April 8th. Plants will be delivered before Mother's Day.

It's easy to order online here or look for an order form on the Y.E.S. Facebook page. You can also stop by the Y.E.S. Office at the high school to pick up a brochure and order form.

If you have any questions or need further information, please call Susanne Jones at 914-391-9875, or email Lian Wang here.

Dunk Your Kicks for Pediatric Cancer

dunkyourkicksBackyard Sports Cares (BYSC) 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Fundraiser, will take place on April 16th at Iona Prep, and get an added boost from teen volunteers and Dunk Your Kicks, a national campaign to raise awareness and funds for pediatric cancer by recycling and selling used sneakers.

Scarsdale High School student and BYSC volunteer Leah Glucksman is working with "Dunk Your Kicks, to collect gently used sneakers that can be donated. On April 16th 2016, Leah, along with other volunteers, will be working the Dunk Your Kicks booth at the BYSC fourth Annual 3-on-3 Adult Basketball Tournament at Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle, NY. You can help make the tournament a success by collecting your gently worn sneakers that you no longer use and bring them down to the tournament. For further information on how to make a difference and get involved as a volunteer, please visit their site.

Dunk Your Kicks Drop Boxes Locations:
Beginning April 1, 2016, gently used pairs of sneakers without too much signs of wear can be brought to Dunk Your Kicks drop boxes maintained at the below locations. Prizes will be awarded to the person who donates the most kicks! Please place your sneakers in a secure bag with your name and telephone number. All sizes are welcome.

  • FLYWHEEL SPORTS, 826 Scarsdale Avenue, Scarsdale
  • MYX FITNESS, 1142 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale
  • RIPPED FITNESS, 14 Rye Ridge Plaza, 2nd Fl Rye Brook
  • QUAKER RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 125 Weaver Street, Scarsdale

Anyone interested in entering a team in the 3-on-3 Basketball tournament on April 16, 2016 at Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle should click here.

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Scarsdale’s Legislators Engel and Stewart-Cousins in the Spotlight this Week

Scarsdale’s Legislators Engel and Stewart-Cousins in the Spotlight this Week

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Public Comments Invited on Freightway Development January 22

Public Comments Invited on Freightway Development January 22

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Get in the Game: Scarsdale Invites Residents to Apply for Boards and Councils

Get in the Game: Scarsdale Invites Residents to Apply for Boards and Councils

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Scarsdale Girls’ Varsity Basketball Team Now 5-5 and Shooting for the Playoffs

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Parents Encouraged To Complete Online Kindergarten Registration by January 31, 2019

Parents Encouraged To Complete Online Kindergarten Registration by January 31, 2019

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Where Your Village Taxes Go

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Athletic Department Exploring Proposal to Light Butler Field

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Demographer Provides 5-Year Enrollment Projection for the Scarsdale Schools

Demographer Provides 5-Year Enrollment Projection for the Scarsdale Schools

It was somewhat of a surprise last spring to learn that projected enrollment for kindergarten in Scarsdale was down – way down. Though traditionally e...

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Cannon to Leave School Board, District Announces Retirement of Administrator and Teachers

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Boys Hockey Gaining Momentum on the Ice

Boys Hockey Gaining Momentum on the Ice

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Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

Dine Like Royalty at the New Z Prime Italian Steakhouse

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Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler to Receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Award

Jill Spieler will receive the 2019 Scarsdale Bowl Jill Spieler, an extraordinary resident with 40 years of dedicated volunteerism to Scarsdale, will be...

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