Mayra Cordero named P.K. Yonge District Teacher of the Year!
Please join us in congratulating Mayra Cordero as P.K. Yonge's Teacher of the Year! Mayra is an outstanding Instructor of middle school science whose dedication to the education of her students is noteworthy. As one parent wrote, "Dr. Cordeo is an exceptional teacher. Her hands-on learning approach motivates students to think out of the box. These are life-time positive learning experiences that my child has gained by being in her class." She inspires a love of learning in her students and is highly respected among her colleagues. We are proud to recognize the difference she makes daily in the lives of her students.
P.K. Yonge Earns an "A"
For the 13th year in a row, P.K. Yonge earns an "A" rating.
P.K. is also ranked as the number one district in the state of Florida with the highest combined Value Added Model (or VAM) score. The VAM score reflects data that the Florida Department of Education uses to determine teacher effectiveness.
Congratulations to all of our students, faculty, and staff for all of your hard work!
Dominique Erney Accepted to Harvard University!
Congratulations to Dominique Erney who has been accepted to Harvard University. As a "lifer" at P.K., Dominique has excelled and displayed leadership in the many academic and extra curricular activities that P.K. has to offer. She is a member of the National Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Vocal Ensemble, Student Government, SADD, and Key Club, to name a few. We are confident that Dominique will succeed in anything she endeavors to do. Way to go!!
Way to go P.K. Yonge Family!
The results of the PKY Great Give are in! Thank you all for your participation in our inaugural Great Give. Together, 407 PKY faculty and staff, students, alumni, families, and friends participated raising $9,162. Woot!
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