Looking Ahead to 2021-22July 17, 2021
P.K. Yonge Families — We hope you’ve been having a great summer break and are eager to welcome some news from P.K. Yonge! This email includes information about getting the new school year started, kindergarten assessments, after school options, scheduling appointments with school counselors, and report cards, and more!
Report Cards & State Test Reports will be available later in the summer. Communications will be sent to families with details regarding availability and where items may be picked up.
School Schedule Reminder | Details
Elementary: 8:00-2:30 (M, T, Th, F) and 8:00-12:45 (W)
Secondary: 8:00-2:30 (M, T, Th, F) and 8:00-1:35 (W)
Important Dates 2021-22 | Details
Skyward Family Access Closed: July 16 – August 9
Once Skyward (our student information system) opens, families will be notified. Please remember to update your contact information when Skyward reopens for the 2021-22 school year.
Elementary – Getting Started | Detail
Keep checking back on this page for information updated throughout the summer. Visit Elementary – Getting Started for details about kindergarten assessments and Blue Wave Preview! School supply lists have been posted!
Kindergarten Assessments – July 22-23 | Don’t forget to Register!
Kindergarten students are assessed at the beginning of the year to establish a baseline for beginning instruction. Incoming kindergarten families please register for an assessment time. When coming to campus for your assessment, please enter campus via the new Main Entrance at 1200 SW 6th Street.
Elementary After School | Blue Wave After School
Blue Wave After School (an independent operator on our campus) offers options for Elementary and after school. Visit Blue Wave After School for more information and to sign up.
Middle and High School Preview – Monday, August 9 – 3:30-4:30pm – On campus
Students and families are invited to visit campus for an hour on Monday, August 9 in order to become familiar with the new entrance, campus, and the secondary learning spaces.
Student Schedules + First Day of School
Schedules for middle and high school students will be available on the first day of school (August 10). This year we return to our regular first day procedure. Students come to campus and find their first period classes posted on the Cafeteria windows. Information is posted by grade level in alphabetical order. Staff will be on hand to help students find their names and class locations.
School Counseling Appointment Dates (Secondary)
Need to meet with a school counselor prior to school starting? School counselors will be available by appointment after July 26.
Some important dates for athletics are included below. Check web pages for athletic teams for new and updated information. A reminder that in order to try out for and participate in sports, students must have a completed FHSAA Physical + Parent Consent Form. FHSAA Physical + Parent Consent Forms for the 2021-22 school year can be picked up from the Main Office.
- Monday, 8/2 – Football Tryouts. For summer workout information, contact Coach Kevin Doelling at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Monday, 8/2 – Varsity Volleyball Tryouts. For summer workout information contact Coach Amery VanDeGrift at email@example.com
- Tuesday, 8/10 – Middle School Volleyball Tryouts right after school
Tuesday, 8/10 – Golf Tryouts at University of Florida Golf Course at 3:15pm
Middle School – Getting Started | Details
Keep checking back on this page for information updated throughout the summer. Visit Middle School – Getting Started for important back-to-school information. School supply lists will be posted before the back-to-school tax free holiday.
7th Grade – TDAP Immunization
Florida law requires that 7th grade students have a TDAP vaccination before their first day of 7th grade (August 10). The required form is called a DH680 – Florida Certification of Immunization. See: Florida Department of Health – School Immunization Requirements. Forms can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Middle School Study Hall | Mon-Fri | Until 4:00pm
A supervised study space is provided in a designated location on campus for middle school students from Monday – Friday. Students must be picked up at 4:00pm as supervision is not provided beyond that time.
High School – Getting Started | Details
Keep checking back on this page for information updated throughout the summer. Visit High School – Getting Started for important back-to-school information and a basic school supply list.
High School Study Hall | Mon-Fri | Until 4:00pm
A supervised study space is provided in a designated location on campus until 4pm from Monday – Friday. Students must be picked up at 4:00pm as supervision is not provided beyond that time.