Drop-Off, Pick-Up, Parking, Traffic

Safety on campus is our top priority and that includes the safety of all members of the P.K. Yonge community with regard to traffic. With the opening of the Main Entrance at 1200 SW 6th Street and with ongoing construction at the north end of campus, there are significant changes to traffic procedures at P.K. Yonge for the beginning of the school year.

NEW MAIN ENTRANCE: 1200 SW 6th St., Gainesville, FL 32601

Download: Drop-Off, Pick-Up, Parking, Traffic

 

Main Entrance: 1200 SW 6th St. Elementary drop-off/pick-up, visitor entrance
South Entrance: SW 10th Terr. via SW 16th Ave. Middle/high drop-off/pick-up
West Entrance: 1080 SW 11th St. Faculty entrance and deliveries only
North Lot Entrance: Student drivers/student parking ONLY
Faculty & Staff Parking – SOUTH (GYM) LOT
Visitor Parking – Main Entrance

 

Map of Entrances to P.K. Yonge

Elementary School | Main Entrance 1200 SW 6th St.

MORNING DROP-OFF

Elementary | Enter MAIN ENTRANCE After 7:30am
– Vehicles enter the Main Entrance in the right lane.
– Drivers remain in vehicles, cars pull forward through the loop, wait in the right lane.
Students exit vehicles on the sidewalk, vehicles pass using the left lane.
– All vehicles exit campus via the Main Entrance and TURN RIGHT onto SW 6th St.

AFTERNOON PICK-UP

– Elementary|  Enter MAIN ENTRANCE After 2:00pm (M, T, Th, F) / 12:15 (W)
Vehicles enter the Main Entrance in the right lane.
Drivers remain in vehicles, cars pull forward through the loop, wait in the right lane.
Students enter vehicles from the sidewalk, vehicles pass using the left lane.
– All vehicles exit campus via the Main Entrance and TURN RIGHT onto SW 6th St.

To streamline traffic flow during drop-off and pick-up times, we recommend families approach the Main Entrance from the north and TURN RIGHT to enter campus. When exiting campus, TURN RIGHT onto SW 6th Street.

 

Main Entrance: Elementary School Drop-Off and Pick-Up
When exiting campus, RIGHT TURN ONLY onto SW 6th St.Map - P.K. Yonge Main Entrance

Middle and High School students with elementary school siblings may be dropped off or picked up at the Main Entrance.

 

 

Middle & High School | SW 10th Terr. via SW 16th Ave.

MORNING DROP-OFF
Middle and High School | Enter SOUTH ENTRANCE After 7:30am

– Vehicles enter the South Entrance in the right lane.
– Drivers remain in vehicles, cars pull forward through the loop, wait in the right lane.
Students exit vehicles on the sidewalk, vehicles pass using the left lane.
– Vehicles may exit campus via the SOUTH Entrance (TURN RIGHT onto SW 16th Ave) or via the WEST Entrance by the Guard House (TURN RIGHT onto SW 11th St.).

AFTERNOON PICK-UP
Middle & High School |  Enter SOUTH ENTRANCE After 2:00pm (M, T, Th, F) / 1:05 (W)

– Vehicles enter the South Entrance in the right lane.
– Drivers remain in vehicles, cars pull forward through the loop, wait in the right lane.
– Students exit vehicles on the sidewalk, vehicles pass using the left lane.
– Vehicles may exit campus via the SOUTH Entrance (TURN RIGHT onto SW 16th Ave) or via the WEST Entrance by the Guard House.

 

SOUTH ENTRANCE – Middle & High School Drop-Off/Pick-Up, Student Parking
When exiting campus, RIGHT TURN ONLY onto SW 16th Ave.
Map P.K. Yonge South Entrance

Middle and High School students with elementary school siblings may be dropped off or picked up at the Main Entrance.

 

 

Student Drivers/Parking | SW 11th St, North of West Entrance

Student drivers must have a parking decal to park on campus. | Student Parking

Student Drivers | North Lot Entrance Opens at 7:30am
– Enter the North Lot Entrance.
– Park in the North Lot.
– Student drivers arriving after 8:00am, enter the West Entrance, stop at Guard House.
– After checking in with the Gate Guard, student drivers turn left and park in the North Lot.

Student Drivers | Exit North Lot gate 2:30-2:45pm (M,T, Th, F), 1:35-1:50pm (W)
Exit campus via the North Lot gate and TURN RIGHT onto SW 11th St. Student drivers entering/exiting campus during the school day must use the West Entrance. NOTE: Traffic flow is reversed in the top circle during the school day.

 

Student Drivers Enter via North Lot Entrance, Park in North Lot
When exiting campus, RIGHT TURN ONLY onto SW 11th St.Map | P.K. Yonge Student Parking North Entrance