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What's Happening at P.K. Yonge?
Student Activities - Cross Country

Boys & Girls XC Advancing to Regionals!

Yesterday, boys and girls cross-country placed second at the District Meet hosted by Saint Francis. Both teams will be advancing to the Regional Meet next Friday at Holloway Park in Lakeland, FL. Congratulations to the P.K. Yonge Cross-Country team!

Administration - The New Educator

P.K. Yonge's Collaborative Action Research 

As the elementary faculty transitioned into learning communities in their new building, the PKY curriculum coordinators and UF partners engaged in collaborative action research to study the professional learning provided. Read about their journey and what they learned in The New Educator's Special Issue, "Developing an Inquiry Stance toward Instructional Improvement: Teacher Leader Action Research."

Performing Arts - Fall Drama

Tickets on Sale Now For: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, ABRIDGED!

Imagine a show where the players on stage attempt to perform every play that Shakespeare wrote in one night. Sounds ridiculous, right?! This hilarious, fast-paced, irreverent comedy will keep the audience in stitches! October 27-29 7:00 pm & October 29 2:00 pm! Make Your reservation TODAY in the business office. Tickets: $7.00

Counseling - 2016 October Scholarship Letter

2016 October Scholarship Letter

The 2016 October Scholarship Letter is available up in Ms. Bryen's office! If you would like a copy please come see her or download here.

Counseling - Vivint Scholarship Opportunity

New Scholarship Opportunity

Vivint Smart Home is offering a $5,000 scholarship that is open to high school SENIORS! For more information on eligibility requirements and to fill out the application please visit: http://www.vivint.com/scholarship 
The deadline is April 1, 2017

Counseling - Black Male Recruitment

Santa Fe College Black Male Recruitment Conference

7-11 grade students and their parents/guardians are invited to Santa Fe College's Black Male Recruitment Conference on October 22nd from 8:30 AM-2:00 PM on Northwest campus. At the conference, you will: Discuss issues relevant to our black males in the community, discover how to preserve and protect the legacy of black men, black families, and black lives, find out what higher education & Santa Fe College has to offer you, access community programs that assist our young men in their growth from now to college, and be equipped and inspired to push towards GREATNESS! Please register by October 19th at the following link: sfcollege.edu/mbk/bmrc  

Counseling - Bright Futures

Bright Futures Scholarship and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Seniors: The Bright Futures Scholarship and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are available starting on October 1st! They can be found at the following links:
Bright Futures: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/ 
FAFSA: https://fafsa.ed.gov/ ​

Nurse - Teal Pumpkin Project

Teal Pumpkin Project

FARE's Teal Pumpkin Project® is a worldwide movement to create a safer, happier Halloween for all kids. Putting a teal pumpkin on your doorstep means you have non-food treats available, such as glow sticks or small toys. This simple act promotes inclusion for trick-or-treaters with food allergies or other conditions. Read more here.

Administration - Picture Retakes

Picture Re-takes CANCELED - Stay Tuned for New Date

Picture retakes are CANCELED for October 17 due to the late delivery of photo proofs. If you have not already picked up proofs, they will be available on Monday, October 17. A new date will be scheduled for re-takes and will be posted on the website. Please stay tuned!

Administration - Make-Up Day

Make-Up Day Scheduled For October 21 

Due to the weather-related school closure on Friday, September 2, the teacher workday/pupil holiday scheduled for Friday, October 21 is now a scheduled school day for all students. All students are expected to be in attendance to school on that day. In addition, for the secondary division, the following changes to the periods meeting on October 17 should be noted:

Monday, October 17: periods 4, 5, 6

Your flexibility and understanding are appreciated as we navigate the unexpected weather events that affect our state.

Administration - Website

New Website - On Its Way!

Within the next month we will be unveiling a new website. Information regarding the date of the launch of the new site will be sent out to families before we switch to the new system. We are looking forward to a new, streamlined site and a new look for our home on the web!

Counseling - PSAT/NMSQT

The PSAT is Coming!

The PSAT/NMSQT (the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) will be given Wednesday, October 19 from 7:45 am to 12:30 pm at the Florida Gym. Bus transportation will be provided to and from PKY to the Florida Gym. All tenth graders will take the exam at no cost and do not need to sign up. 
It is strongly recommended that all college bound 11th grade students take the PSAT. We are also making a limited number of seats available for 9th graders interested in taking the exam. Cost of the PSAT for students in 11th and 9th grade is $27. Waivers are available for students with financial need. Please sign up and pay in the PKY business office. Registration will begin Monday, September 26 and close at 3:00 pm on Thursday, October, 14th. For additional information, visit: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-in/testing/the-psat-nmsqt-and-psat-10 

Student Activities - Travel to China

Sign Up for Travel to China!

If you are in grades 8 - 11 and are interested in learning more about our planned trip to China in November of 2017, notes from our China Interest Meeting on September 8th can be found on our webpage: http://pkyglobal.pkyonge.ufl.edu and watch Going Global with P.K. Yonge: The International Connection. Fundraising is starting now - sign up if you are interested!

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