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Message from the Superintendent

Greetings from the office of the superintendent!  February is an interesting month in educational leadership as we begin earnestly planning for the year ahead.  It is true that we just passed the midway point of this school year but we must begin planning the budget, staffing, and focus areas for next year. As we begin, our discussions are focused on how we can equip our students with the skills to succeed: succeed in school and succeed in life.  We consider the needs of individual students and work to ensure that there are supports in place to help every child.  Many … [Read More...]

Battle of the Buildings Raises over $5,000

Submitted by Stephanie Sullivan, President, YS Dollars for Scholars The Board of the York Suburban Dollars for Scholars would like to thank the entire York Suburban community for an amazing Battle of the Buildings.  Special thanks go out to … [Read More...]

Aladdin, Jr. Debuts in February

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Students Meet Service Dog in Training

Submitted by Gayle Rudacille Kathy Vosburg and her service dog, Winter, came into the classroom at East York Elementary School  to educate the students and demonstrate the work of a service dog. Mrs. Biser’s  and Mrs. Mason's students … [Read More...]

CTC Dodgeball is Back!

IT’S ALMOST TIME AGAIN FOR THE ANNUAL CTC DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT WHO’S IN? MARCH 9, 2017 @ 7PM   HIGH SCHOOL GYM REGISTRATION OPEN TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND STAFF Registration packets available beginning on February 16 in the high … [Read More...]

100 Days Wiser at Yorkshire Elementary

Submitted by Kathy Pavoncello Every year, school districts across the country mark the 100th  Day of School with unique celebrations, and Yorkshire Elementary School is no exception. On Tuesday, January 24, our hallways were filled with … [Read More...]

First Graders Practice Random Acts of Kindness

Mrs. Meckley and Miss Baquero's first grade class at Valley View Elementary is learning about mindfulness this year.  They recently created placemats for Meals on Wheels of Columbia, Pennsylvania, to practice spreading acts of kindness into the … [Read More...]

York Symphony Reaches Students Through Music and Theater

Submitted by Kathy Pavoncello   Musicians from the York Symphony Orchestra performed their interpretation of Miss Nelson is Missing at Yorkshire Elementary School and Valley View Elementary School.  This performance is an extension … [Read More...]

Coins for K-9 Update

Mrs. Biser's and Mrs. Mason's classes had a "Coins for K-9" drive and were able to donate $310.00 to the K-9 unit.  Lieutenant Godfrey and Dargo were back in the building February 2 to visit with Mrs. Mason's afternoon class and were surprised … [Read More...]

CTC Sponsors March Multicultural Festival

SAVE THE DATE! YS CTC District Wide Multicultural Festival March 30 from 7:00PM-8:30PM at York Suburban Middle School Come celebrate the diversity in our district through art, food, entertainment, and fun. Free Event for All! To learn more about … [Read More...]

School Age Summer Camp with Bright Horizons

  York Suburban is excited to announce our continued partnership with Bright Horizons in providing School-Age SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS for 2017!  See our Calendar of Events and Registration Information.    For more … [Read More...]

York Suburban Community Connections

Neighbors, Alumni, Local Business Owners, YS Retirees!   York Suburban School District invites you to connect with us via our new York Suburban Community Connections Portal.  Connecting to the Portal will enable you to receive emails … [Read More...]

Byrnes Health Education Center Visits Valley View Elementary

Students at Valley View Elementary participated in a learning lab provided by the Byrnes Health Education Center.  First grade students participated in a program entitled Sensational Me, which focused on the five senses.  Second grade … [Read More...]

From Courts to Classroom

Submitted by Matt Marshall,  Athletic Director York Suburban Boys Basketball players recently visited Indian Rock Elementary. Student athletes took the opportunity to read to elementary students and reconnect with former teachers. The … [Read More...]

Student Council Hosts First Snowcoming Dance

Submitted by Dr. Brian Ellis Student Council ventured into new territory this winter as they hosted their first ever Snowcoming Dance. The council was interested in developing another major dance to fall between homecoming and prom, while … [Read More...]

Students Triumph Over Faculty in Annual Rivalry

Submitted by Denise Stayman   On Tuesday evening, February 7, York Suburban Middle School students and faculty took part in our annual Faculty vs. Eighth Grade Students Basketball Game, in conjunction with our staff-baked Cookie War. The … [Read More...]

High School To Unveil Art Alumni Wall of Fame

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Countdown to MiniTHON !

Student Council is in the midst of final preparations for MiniTHON Friday, February 24 at 9:00PM through Saturday, February 25 at 7:00AM.  MiniTHON is a “miniature” version of THON, an annual winter dance marathon at Pennsylania State … [Read More...]

The Pajama Game Opens on YSHS Stage

The cast and crew of this year’s high school musical, The Pajama Game, are excited the curtains will rise the weekend of March 3 and March 4.  Show times are 7:00PM on Friday and Saturday with a matinee planned for 2:30PM on Saturday. … [Read More...]

Impact Foundation Drives for Donations

During the week prior to the Dollars for Scholars Battle of the Buildings (BOB) competition held on Saturday, February 4, the Impact Foundation ran a district wide donation drive to collect more items for the Impact Closets located in all six York … [Read More...]

YSEF’s Celebration of Excellence – Save the Date

Attention all York Suburban parents, alumni, staff (current and retired) and community members – join us to Share Your Impact!  The York Suburban Education Foundation’s annual Celebration of Excellence fundraising event will take place Saturday, … [Read More...]

York Suburban Sports Round Up

Submitted by Matt Marshall, Athletic Director Boys Basketball: The boys finished the year on a strong note, winning their last three games. The team has built a strong foundation for a very promising future. The freshman team lost only … [Read More...]