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Yorktown SchoolTalk Summer Update – 7/16/2020

Versión en español a continuación Dear Yorktown Students and Parents, I hope you are having a relaxing summer so far! As you may have heard, Dr. Durán announced that he will propose to the School Board, on July 16, to postpone the start of school until September 8. Also, the school year will begin with […]

End-of-Year SchoolTalk – 6/17/2020

  Versiòn en español a continuaciòn Dear Yorktown Students and Parents/Guardians, Congratulations on completing what has been an incredibly challenging school year. I’m proud of the resilience that our students, staff, and families have shown. While we don’t know what will happen yet next school year, please know that Yorktown isn’t going anywhere and we […]

SchoolTalk to the Yorktown Community – 6/4/2020

  Dear Yorktown Students, Parents, Guardians, and Staff, Dr. Durán and School Board Chair Talento recently shared a message to the APS Community about the murder of George Floyd and others before him. In it, APS condemns violence and racism, and acknowledges the anger and hurt in our APS community, especially our African American community. APS pledges to […]

Yorktown Closeout and End-of-Year Information – School Talk 6-1-20

  Dear Yorktown Families, As you may know, the School Board voted last week to adjust the current school year calendar to end instruction on Friday, June 12, to allow teachers and staff to participate in professional development and planning for reopening in the fall. As we approach this date, I wanted to provide you […]

Senior SchoolTalk – 5/18/2020

  Dear Senior Students and Families, We realize this has been a challenging way to end the year for our seniors. However, we are excited to recognize seniors at our Virtual Graduation Ceremony, and hopefully at an in-person celebration tentatively scheduled for August 8th. See information below about how to tune in to the Graduation. […]