Coach Kyhree Makes Excellent Happen

  1. Updates

Coach Kyhree is a first-year recess team lead at Boston Renaissance Charter Public School (BRCPS) in Hyde Park. Over the course of the school year, Coach Kyhree has proven to be incredibly dedicated to all aspects of his work. Coach Kyhree has been able to build a strong program and cultivate great relationships with all members of the school community. In fact, this is the first year BRCPS has partnered with Playworks to implement our TeamUp programming. Coach Kyhree has done a wonderful job implementing Playworks’ programming and helping transform BRCPS into a safe, healthy, and inclusive environment for all.

During the month of April, Coach Kyhree brought positive energy, consistency, and creativity to his work. He facilitates regular recess team meetings at his school and is passionate about making recess an enjoyable experience for all. Additionally, Coach Kyhree committed to recruiting a team to participate in the Playworks Jamboree with other Playworks schools. The Jamboree gives students the opportunity to participate in an after-school sports league and play alongside Playworks students in different schools. Kyhree and his team are excited to participate in the Jamboree for the very first time.

Coach Kyhree continues to make excellent happen by being an integral part of the school community. Coach Kyhree can always be found in the school hallways smiling, handing out high-fives, and asking students how they are doing. With his incredible passion for serving the community and dedication to Playworks' core values, we are confident Coach Kyhree will continue to make excellent happen throughout New England.

More Updates


January 18, 2023

Building skills through play: adult engagement at recess ›

What does adult engagement look like at recess and why is it important? Adults actively engaging on the playground is important because it encourages healthy play at recess. Playworks’ programming recognizes this and highlights the need of providing a kind and consistent adult during the school day for students to connect and build trusting relationships that…

January 10, 2023

Understanding the Complex Simplicities of Play ›

Play is a behavior that is natural and has existed for thousands of years and across species. It combines a set of made-up rules or norms and a willingness to explore. Researchers, scientists, and doctors have studied the effects of play on kids–and adults–and understand that this natural behavior has tremendous benefits. As the American…

December 28, 2022

Looking forward to joy in 2023 ›

Over the last five weeks, we have been exploring the concept of joy. We’ve answered check-in questions on our Instagram based around joy, heard from five Coaches on Facebook about what brings them joy, and found out from students what about recess brings them so much joy. To close out the year, we have been…