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Meet the Summer Interns

Meet the Summer Interns

In what has become a summer tradition, PYO has rolled out the welcome mat for the season’s interns. This year, two long-time PYO students, now sophomores in college, have returned to learn more about the ins and outs of the program beyond what they have experienced while

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News from PYO May 2017

News from PYO May 2017

New Office Hours for One-on-One Family Sessions For parents wondering about summer plans, requirements or just have general questions, PYO is clearing evening schedules the second Monday of each month for student/parent conferences. This is an opportunity for families to schedule intimate time to discuss with different

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March 2017 News from PYO

March 2017 News from PYO

Benefit Breakfast Draws a Crowd for PYO Fundraising It was an early morning last week that found a jam-packed room of attendants at PYO’s 10th Annual Benefit Breakfast fundraiser. The event raised $34,000 for the organization. Special guests and sponsors (including corporate, business and individuals) shared breakfast

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February 2017 News from PYO

February 2017 News from PYO

Appreciating PYO Employers Employer Luncheon Appreciates and Informs PYO recently held its annual Employer Appreciation Lunch at Duke Memorial United Methodist Church’s Soul Cafe. Each January the organization gathers together internship supervisors and partnering businesses to give an update on the state of our workforce development programming.

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Employer Appreciation Lunch 2017

Employer Appreciation Lunch 2017

This past Tuesday, PYO held it’s annual employer appreciation lunch. This graphic lays out PYO’s 2015/16 workforce statistics and training format. To learn more about workforce development contact us. To view the graphics, click on each slide to advance.

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Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – January 2017

Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – January 2017

P.Y.O. ACADEMIC ALERT! 2016-2017 Theme:  Steady Wins the Race! January 2017 PYO Parent Information: There will be a parent’s meeting on Monday, January 9th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lyon Park. Topic:  PYO Happenings for 2017 PYO will participate in Martin Luther King Day of

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Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – December 2016

Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – December 2016

P.Y.O. ACADEMIC ALERT! 2016-2017 Theme: Steady Wins the Race! December 2016 PYO Parent Information: There will be a DPS Early Release Day on Wednesday, December 7th. There will be NO Parent Meeting on Monday, December 12th. The holiday break for traditional schools starts on Thursday, December 22nd

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November 2016 News from PYO

November 2016 News from PYO

On an October Saturday PYO students and mentors volunteered at the Museum of Life and Science at the Annual Pumpkin Patch Express. Students were able to help children and families partake in seasonal fun events featuring a journey on a short train ride, crafts, games and pumpkin

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Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race

Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race

P.Y.O. ACADEMIC ALERT! 2016-2017 Theme:  Steady Wins the Race! PYO Parent Information: There will be no school on Tuesday, November 8th due to a DPS Teacher Workday and no school on Friday, November 11th due to a DPS Holiday (Veteran’s Day). The North Carolina School of Science

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October 2016 News from PYO

October 2016 News from PYO

Dear PYO Community, Here’s what’s been going on lately… PYO Does It 100 Percent Every college student returns to school According to information from U.S. News & World Reports published in January, at public institutions only an average of 64.2 percent of full-time, first-time college freshmen return

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