Tracie Yorke

Head of Lower School,
Director of Technology

"Technology is nothing. What's important is that you have a faith in people, that they're basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they'll do wonderful things with them." ~Steve Jobs
Tracie joined FCS as Director of Technology in 2016 and steps into the role of Lower School Head in 2018. Prior to FCS, Tracie was the Coordinator of New Media for Mister Rogers Neighborhood, where she developed programs addressing the social, emotional, and cognitive needs of young children. She also worked on literacy programs at the Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning and as Middle School Technology Coordinator at Sidwell Friends School. She studied Spanish language and culture in the Dominican Republic. Tracie brings interests in dance, 3D fabrication, and gaming to FCS. 

Amherst College, B.A.
Milano Graduate School of Management and Urban Policy
Carnegie Mellon University, MS 
Located in College Park, MD, Friends Community School is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school, founded on the belief that every child is a valued member of our community. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage.
Friends Community School
5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740