... 45 district students are placed in fair share classrooms throughout York County.
...for every year that a behavior has been in place it takes one month of consistent intervention to see a major decrease in the behaviors.
...the district hosts fair share classrooms for autistic support in grades K-12
...fair share classrooms include a vision support classroom at East York and a neurological support classroom at the high school.
...school nurses complete screenings for hearing for all K, 3rd, 7th, and 11th grade students.
...all forms of bullying are prohibited, and should be reported to a school administrator or school counselor.
…community resources for parents can be found under the student services department on the district website.
...the school counselors provide a comprehensive, developmental guidance program to meet the personal, social, academic, and career needs of students.
...the quickest way to change behavior in anyone is to point out what he/she is doing right!
...catching children being good improves behavior by 80%.
…school counselors in partnership with the community strive to foster the lifelong skills students need to develop character, to cope with life's challenges, and to build cohesive relationships.
...students needing additional support services may be provided with an IEP or a 504 plan.
...YSMS and YSHS school counselors use Naviance, a web based system, to assist students in career and postsecondary education planning
...high school students identified in need of gifted support services create and plan their own goals in conjunction with the gifted support teacher
...YS utilizes a continuous and comprehensive district-wise positive behavior support system.
...school nurses complete vision, hearing and body mass index screenings for district students.
...YS school counselors during the 2015-16 school year are developing a K-12 guidance plan with a focus on career planning
...YS contracts with Lincoln Intermediate Unit for one full time school psychologist.
...Lincoln Intermediate Unit provides contracted speech and language, occupational therapy and physical therapy for district students
... Lincoln Intermediate Unit provides support for students identified in low incidence disability categories.
...student services include health services, gifted services, special education services and school counseling services.
...each building counseling office is staffed with a full time school counselor(s) or behavioral specialist.
...each district building is staffed full time with a licensed nurse.
... 32% of special education students are identified with a speech and language disability.
...48% of special education students are identified with a specific learning disability.
...YS provides gifted services to 67 identified students.
...special education programming provided by district staff includes learning support and emotional support.
...students needing support with functional fine motor skills are provided occupational and physcial therapy in the school setting.
...special education services are provided for students in learning support, emotional support, speech and language support, hearing support, vision support, life skills support, autistic support, multi-disabilities support.
...YS provides special education services to 346 identified students.
...YS student health services promote student wellness in an effort to maximize their educational experience.