9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
P.K. Yonge Campus Security
Reminder to parents/guardians: In an effort to secure our campus, all visitors and deliveries to students MUST go through the front office first. Also, the yellow gate on the service road behind the cafeteria will be closed and locked during the school day after morning drop-off and prior to afternoon pick-up. Thank you for helping to keep our campus safe!
Keynote Presentation in Japan
Dr. Jon Mundorf (Instructor, 7th Grade ELA) will travel to Fukuoka, Japan next week for the 24th Annual National Conference of the Japanese Academy of Learning Disabilities where he has been invited as a guest speaker for a keynote presentation on “Universal Design for Learning: From Theory to Classroom Practice”. He will also facilitate a roundtable discussion and participate in a symposium on the topic “UDL Practice in Japan: Now and Future – Support for Application and Challenges in Schools”. Congratulations Dr. Mundorf!
Commended Students in 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program
Congratulations to Kevin Allen, Ryan Gorday, and Stephen Tucker (in no particular order)- they were named Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program. The students are being recognized for their outstanding performance on the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Qualifying Test. Great job Blue Wave!
Presentation at the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders Conference
Michele Krank, Amanda Wilson (P.K. Faculty), and Ashley MacSuga-Gage from the COE presented in Atlanta at the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders Conference on September 25th. They explained their collaboration with the University of Florida to create positive behavior expectations in the K-1 Learning Community.
Article on P.K. Yonge Active Learning Grant in THE Journal
P.K. Yonge director, Dr. Hayes and 11th grade language arts instructor Mr. Lemstrom were featured in an article in THE Journal on September 24th - Read it here: Florida School Revamps Classroom to Study Best Active Learning Practices. We are excited to be featured and grateful to partners in this project - Mr. Lemstrom, Dr. Kara Dawson (College of Education), Jason Meneely (College of Design Construction Planning), and Steelcase.
Secondary Pick-Up Procedures Reminder
To maintain a flow of traffic and the safety of our students, we will separate the release and pick-up events for the elementary and secondary divisions. Please do not arrive prior to 1:30 pm to pick up your secondary student. At 1:30 pm, the yellow gate located behind the cafeteria will be closed and the S.W. 16 Avenue gate will be opened. ALL middle and high school students pick up (with the exception of those with elementary siblings) should enter and exit the school through the S.W. 16th Avenue entrance, only.
Thank you for your cooperation and assistance with keeping our campus safe!
Student Parking, Pick-up, Drop-off and Traffic Information
Looking for information regarding parking at P.K. Yonge? Need a parking form? Visit the Pick-up, Drop-off, Parking, and Traffic page.
2015-2016 Meal Price List
Click here to see new 2015-2016 meal prices for Alachua County Public Schools.