About Us

  • Did you know P.B. Young ….

    • is located in downtown Norfolk near historical and cultural landmarks
    • enrolls students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 5
    • utilizes computers in the classrooms, media center, science lab, and technology lab
    • houses a Parent and Volunteer Center for workshops, special activities, and meetings
    • offers after-school programs:
    • Horton’s Tennis Academy
    • SOL tutoring
    • offers extended day classes for grades K-2
    • enlists parents and community volunteers to help students succeed academically and socially through school and community partnerships
    • has a mandatory academic attire policy
    • holds high expectations for all students, while providing a safe learning environment
    • provides key experiences for student teachers from local universities
    • uses conflict mediation and character education to resolve student differences
    • utilizes Accelerated Reading and STAR Reading computer programs to encourage reading as well as comprehension for assessment
    • participates in the Summer Basic Skills Program