Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School Class of 2010 Boasts Graduates From 43 Counties
“Today is a special milestone in the lives of our graduates,” said Sheldon Thorpe, President of the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School Board of Trustees and a pioneer PAVCS parent enrolled since the school’s creation in 2001. “The PAVCS Board is passionate about helping each student who enrolls reach his or her fullest potential as a student. The graduation today is -a confirmation of the realization of our mission.”
Graduation ceremonies were held June 5 at Four Points by Sheraton, 800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA
“This commencement exercise recognizes commitment to education put forth by the partners in our unique Diamond Model of Partnership,” said Joanne Jones Barnett, CEO of the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School. “Graduation recognizes the hard work, commitment and many sacrifices students and their parents and Learning Coaches – made – to participate in the PAVCS model of choice in public education. Our graduates and their families share this moment with their – teachers, family support staff, school administrators and staff as well as – other adults who have played a part in the metamorphosis from child to young adult.”
The PAVCS Diamond Model Partnership is a collaborative partnership integrating parents, teachers, family support coordinators and K12 Inc. © curriculum, ensuring all PAVCS students reach their full academic and social potential. This partnership has resulted in PAVCS posting the highest overall scores of all of the state’s cyber charter schools on the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment, the state’s standardized test related to No Child Left Behind.
Paige A. Jamison
Brittany Marie Friend
Carrie Anne Holley
Earl Mitchell Jr.
Robert Bruce Kennedy III
Carissa Anne Ciociola
Yasmin Nicole Vazquez