YWCA York Announces Free Pre-K Program Opening in November October 27, 2021 YWCA York, the District’s early learning partner, is excited to announce the addition of a Pre-K Counts classroom opening in November at Valley View Elementary School. Pre-K Counts is a state-funded program for children aged 3-5, and it is FREE for qualifying families.…

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U.S. News Ranks York Suburban Schools in the Top 200 October 27, 2021 The first-ever elementary and middle school rankings by U.S. News and World Report have been released. Our eligible schools — East York Elementary School, Indian Rock Elementary School, and York Suburban Middle School — all ranked in the top 200 out of…

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YSHS Student Selected for PMEA District 7 Chorus October 27, 2021 Congratulations to senior Jordyn Myers who completed a successful audition and was selected for the PMEA District 7 Chorus! Jordyn will attend the District Chorus Festival at the end of February and have the opportunity to audition for the PMEA Region 5 Choir. Recent…

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Senior Musician Earns Rare and Prestigious Honor October 26, 2021 Congratulations to senior Noah West for his selection as Trombone 1 in the 2021 National Association for Music Education All-National Concert Band! Being a member of this band is the highest honor that can be earned by a high school band student. Noah will join…

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Architectural Drawing and Design Class Tours Philadelphia October 26, 2021 Mr. Shearer’s Architectural Drawing and Design class recently participated in a walking tour of Philadelphia provided by the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia. The students studied the city’s many styles of architecture by visiting various locations, including famous attractions such as Reading Terminal Market and…

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Process for Electronic Public Comments is Formalized October 25, 2021 During the Planning Committee meeting on October 11, 2021, President Posenau announced the formalization of a process for submitting electronic public comments. Going forward, public comments prior to a meeting of the whole board may be submitted using the form at the bottom of each…

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Dr. Krauser Shares New FFP Update October 22, 2021 A new video update from Dr. Krauser about the Future-Focused Planning (FFP) initiative can be found at the end of this message. He references a recent presentation, which is also linked below. Additional information about the FFP process can be found at https://www.yssd.org/ffp/. 10/11/21 Presentation (Video):…

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Reminder: Kindergarten Trick-or-Treat Event at YSHS October 21, 2021 York Suburban kindergarten families are invited to trick-or-treat in York Suburban High School from 6 to 7 p.m. on October 25, 2021. York Suburban-affiliated clubs and organizations will decorate hallway doors and hand out candy during the event, which is being sponsored by the National Honor…

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Business Office Accepting Applications for Coordinator Position October 20, 2021 We’re hiring! Applications are currently being accepted for a Coordinator of Child Accounting & Transportation. More information can be found at http://bit.ly/ys-jobs. Recent Posts YWCA York Announces FREE Pre-K Program Opening in November U.S. News Ranks York Suburban Schools in the Top 200 YSHS Student…

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Spike’s Ninja Warrior Challenge Raises $15,000+ for PTO October 15, 2021 There was beautiful weather for Spike’s Ninja Warrior Challenge at East York Elementary School. The event raised over $15,000 for the PTO, and students had a blast! Activities included scooter racing, board jumping, army crawling, dodging ping pong balls, and more. Thank you to…

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