STEER for Student Athletes currently operates in the school districts found below. The goal of our organization is to expose the STEER model to some of the largest and most challenged school districts in the United States. Since 2012, the STEER model has proven effective in selecting at risk youths, identifying obstacles to overcome, efficiently matching a comprehensive set of services around the participant and their families, and achieving life changing, sustainable outcomes.
Port Chester-Rye Union Free School District
As of October 2014, the district had 4,517 students. The district has four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. The Port Chester School District provides programs and services that reflect a quest for scholastic excellence combined with respect and concern for the worth and development of individual students. The District mission is “Success for Every Student.” Port Chester Middle School and the John F. Kennedy Magnet School have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence. Port Chester High School is only the fourth public high school in Westchester to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma in addition to Advanced Placement courses.
More Info Here: http://www.portchesterschools.org/
Port Chester Middle School, Port Chester High School
Students (appx.): 1,250
Champion: Joe Durney, Deputy Superintendent of Schools.
Date Launched: 9/1/2012
Student Athletes: 29
Yonkers Public School District
Yonkers Public Schools is the fourth largest school district in New York State, located in the lower Hudson Valley, immediately north of New York City. Today a vibrant learning community of 26,000 students from 100 cultures, backgrounds and nationalities in grades pre-kindergarten through 12 is challenged by a rigorous core curriculum and innovative programs in 39 schools throughout the City of Yonkers. Students participate in learning opportunities in the classroom, on the stage, on the playing field and with colleges and universities, museums and cultural institutions, major corporations and local businesses, as well as non-profit and community groups, and government agencies.
More Info Here: http://www.yonkerspublicschools.org/
Palisade Preparatory School
Students (appx.): 600
Champions: Michelle Yazurlo, Principal. Will Barrow, Assistant Principal.
Date Launched: 12/1/2014
Student Athletes: 15
New York City Public School District
The New York City Department of Education is the part of the government of New York City that manages the city's public school system. The City School District of the City of New York (the New York City public schools) is the largest school system in the United States, with over 1.1 million students taught in more than 1,800 separate schools. The department covers all five boroughs of New York City. The district contains 138 schools that received gold, silver or bronze medals in the U.S. News Best High Schools rankings.
More Info Here: http://schools.nyc.gov/default.htm
Careers In Sports High School
Students (appx.): 600
Champions: Johanny Garcia, Principal.
Lou Schlanger, Athletic Director.
Date Launched: 9/1/2015
Student Athletes: 10