PEF Donates Backpacks

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The Poquoson Education Foundation donated 50 school supply filled backpacks to Poquoson City Public Schools.  The brand new supply- filled backpacks will not only provide items essential for academic success, but will also provide a child with the ability to start school with dignity.  The Poquoson Education Foundation seeks to fulfill student and classroom needs which are funded by its extensive fundraising efforts.




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Poquoson’s Run For The Bulls

 5 K Run & 4 Mile Walk

Saturday, October 29

Click here for all the details and registration.


PEF Honors PCPS 2016 Retirees

PEF continued the tradition of honoring  soon-to-be retired employees with a surprise visit.  Each person is presented with flowers and a gift card to Surf Rider Restaurant.  We wish all of them the very best in this new phase in life.

PEF president Judy McCormick and Director Mary Earle Stallings visited each retiree in June. Top row: PPS retiree, Judy Stewart; PPS retiree, Marilyn Sanders; Retiree, Bob Wheless. Bottom row: PMS retiree, Judy Powell, PMS retiree, Doreen Nadolny; PHS retiree, Gail Griffin. Also retiring from PPS is Cathy Janson and from PCPS central office, Gail Elmakis.

Congratulations  2016 Scholarship Recipients

See a list of winners and link to photos.



PEF Honors 2015 Teachers of the Year

TOY 2015 at Convocation with brick certificates, Mary E Stallings, presenter

L to R: Mary E. Stallings, PEF Director, Karen Bowen, PPS, Stacey Godsey, PES, Debra Swain, PMS and Lauren Osborn, PHS & Division Teacher of the Year.

PEF Director, Mary Stallins presented the 2015 Teachers of the Year with a brick certificate at the PCPS Convocation on August 27.  The certificate indicates  an engraved brick in their honor will be placed in the PEF Legacy Walk at Poquoson High School.

PEF Honors Retirees

Retirees Leslie Pentecost and Catherine Sanderson, PMS, with Directors Ginny Napier, Judy McCormick and Pat Kimsey and Vice Principal Mel Cecere June 2015 (1024x681)

Eleven long-time employees of Poquoson City Public Schools will retire at the end of the   school year. PEF president Judy McCormick and PEF directors Ginny Napier, Pat Kimsey and Mary Earle Stallings visited the retires and presented each with flowers and a gift card to Surf Rider Restaurant.

Congratulations and thank you to Leslie Pentecost, Catherine Sanderson, Pat McDowell, Pam Andriliunas,  Bob Gemmill, Barbara Freeman and Patti Condle Boyd.   View pictures here.

Pictured:  PEF Director Ginny Napier, retiree Leslie Pentecost, PMS Vice-Principal Mel Cecere, retiree Catherine Sanderson, PEF President Judy McCormick, PEF Director Pat Kimsey.




A Great Way To Support PEF

Open an AmazonSmile account and select PEF as your charity of choice. It is the same Amazon that you know but a percentage of your purchase will be donated to PEF.  Check it out!

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