YPIE’s mission is to increase the number of Yonkers Public School students who complete a post-secondary program that prepares them for a successful career. YPIE partners with the Yonkers Public School District, business and philanthropic communities and higher education institutions and relies on detailed data to drive our decisions and programs. We believe that post-secondary success is key to meaningful and lasting improvements in the quality of life for our students and community. 

LATEST NEWS

Bud Kroll Journal News
December 22, 2014
Statistics Show Poverty's Impact on Student Success

(Article by Gary Stern - December 20, 2014) The holy grail for urban school systems has long been to increase their graduation rates. In other ...

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December 15, 2014
YPIE Receives Largest State Grant in Recent Competition

YPIE  is excited to announce we have been awarded a substantial grant to increase college enrollment and directly serve low-income students. We ar...

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18,000

STUDENT VISITS TO YPIE’S COLLEGE & CAREER CENTERS EACH YEAR

81%

OF EVERY DOLLAR CONTRIBUTED TO YPIE GOES DIRECTLY TO SUPPORT STUDENT PROGRAMS

OF 2012 GRADUATES ENROLLED IN COLLEGE

74%