12:15 PM - 2:05 PM
8:05 AM - 9:55 AM
10:05 AM - 11:45 AM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Rosa Rabell Scholarship Winner - Darinelle Merced-Calderon
Congratulations to Darinelle Merced-Calderon - winner of the Rosa Rabell Spanish Language Study Scholarship!
This is a wonderful opportunity for a deserving P.K. Yonge student to study in Spain during the summer of 2015. Designed for high school students, this highly-structured, study-abroad program offers a three-week total immersion experience of language and culture. Congratulations Darinelle!
The Marine Science Club is having a fish fry!
For only $10, you can dine on premium fish, fries, hushpuppies, coleslaw and your choice of dessert. This exciting event will occur at the PKY cafeteria, from 5:30-7:30pm on Thursday, October 16th. You can purchase an advance ticket from any Marine Science club member, or purchase a dinner at the cafeteria on Thursday.
School Advisory Council Meeting
When: October 21, 2014
Where: Community Room
Check the School Advisory Council page for upcoming agendas, meeting minutes, and other important information.
Flu-Mist Available to P.K. Yonge Students 10.20
Alachua County Health Department will offer Flu-Mist to all PKY students on Monday, 10/20. Consent forms are available online: http://tinyurl.com/ControlFluMist, at the front office, or at the student health clinic. Please return forms to the school nurse or front office by Friday, 10/10.
Flu-Mist is available FREE! If your child has health insurance, the health department is required to collect this information and bill the company for the vaccine. There will be no co-pay or deductible due. Children without insurance will receive the vaccine for free through the Vaccines for Children program. Your child’s health insurance status will stay confidential.
Interested in Going to China?If you are a High School student and you are interested in participating in P. K. Yonge's Global Exchange to China over Spring Break of 2015, visit the PKYGlobal page. 7 remaining spaces are available for travelers for next spring.
Spaces are limited, so register now!
Deposits are due October 29th!
Congratulations to Grisell Santiago!
Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera announced Grisell Santiago as one of three outstanding Hispanic educators who were selected for the Excellence in Education Award. Ms. Santiago has been a dedicated educator at P.K. Yonge for 9 years. We are very proud of her accomplishment and much deserved recognition!
Education, Innovation, and Research
We serve the needs of 1154 students and work with educators around the state, the nation, and the world to develop and test best practices in education. Visit Professional Outreach to learn more about blended learning and MTSS, watch our Videos, visit Plans for the Future and History. Welcome to P. K. Yonge!
Morning Mile Results
Our Morning Mile is off to a great start! There were 72 participants last week and Mrs. Beckett's Class had the most participants per advisory. The following students have earned their first necklace: Kindergarten - Christopher Jeong 53 laps/6+ miles, 1st - Davis Garrett - 70 laps/8+ miles and Sebastian Jeong 53 laps/6+ miles, 2nd/3rd Grade - Lawson Polhill 61 Laps/7+ and Calvin Thomas 48 laps/6 miles, 2nd/3rd Grade - Adam Henderson 54 Laps/6+ miles and Celeste Flory 40 laps/5 miles, 4th/5th Grade- Joey Smith 56 laps/7 miles. Please join us for the Morning Mile!
Library Usage After School
Middle school students will have daily access to the library after school from 2:05 pm – 3:15 pm. After 3:15, middle school students are expected to be off campus unless involved in a supervised practice, a rehearsal, a meeting or are enrolled in the Blue Wave After School Program.
High school students will have daily access to the library after school from 2:05 pm – 5:30 pm.