Our Mission and Vision
Our Mission is to empower and inspire our students to reach their maximum potential by taking ownership of their education and their future. Our goal is to prepare our children to be college ready, with the ability to handle a diverse and demanding global society.
All students attending P. B. Young, Sr. Elementary School will become literate adults who make a positive contribution to society.
Update: Learning Packet Pickup - Phase 4
For families who do not have access to the Internet, paper copies of Learning in Place plans will be available Monday, Wednesday and Friday at one of the “grab-and-go meal” distribution sites for students. These sites are open from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. As a reminder, food service sites are: Booker T. Washington HS, P.B. Young ES, Azalea Garden MS, James Monroe ES, Suburban Park ES, Lake Taylor School, Coleman Place ES, Camp Allen ES, Oceanair ES, St. Helena ES, Norview ES, and Southside STEM Academy.
Updated Guidelines for Specialty Programs, Spring 2020
Due to the extended school closure mandated by Governor Northam, the Specialty Program Committee has reviewed the application process and the following adjustments have been made:
· There will be no program testing
· There will be no interviews
· There will be no portfolio reviews or auditions.
Each student’s application will be evaluated by using the established district rubric which includes reviewing the application information and the student’s record.
For the lottery schools: The lotteries for Academy for Discovery, Southside Stem, Ghent, and Academy of International Studies will be conducted the week of April 6, 2020.
For all programs: Students will be notified of their status for the 2020-21 school year in a mailing scheduled to be sent out on April 27, 2020.