Middle School Back-To-School Packet

Welcome to YSMS 2020-2021!

This Online Back-to-School Packet contains important information that all parents/guardians and students need to review and complete prior to the first day of school.  Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this window to complete Steps 1 through 6.

Sixth Grade and New-to-the-Building Seventh and Eighth Grader's first day is Wednesday, August 19, 2020.  On Thursday, August 20, 2020, ALL middle school students are expected to report. This will be our first "official" day of school. Cycle Day 1.



Please go to Infinite Campus and update the contact information for your household.


Please click on each of the below links to read and review:

Student and Parent Handbook

Student Code of Conduct

Acceptable Use Policy

Approved List of Websites and Apps

Contract for Participation in Extracurricular Activities

Electronic Device Policy

       G.O.T. PRIDE

Health History Form

Important Dates

Kingston Park

Public Relations Release

Student Agenda

YSMS Facility Dog

Physical Education Policy:  Physical education attire is required for all students participating in physical education classes and must conform to the school dress code guidelines.  For hygiene and safety, students are required to change clothes for physical education class.  The required attire shall consist of elastic waistband athletic shorts or cotton sweat pants with no pockets, a crewneck T-shirt, and sneakers with laces.  Students may purchase a school (black shorts/orange shirt) uniform for approximately $17.00 by requesting an order form from the physical education teachers.  The uniform should not be worn during the regular school day.

After you have reviewed each of the above documents, please print the Parent/Guardian Sign-Off Sheet

*Check the appropriate boxes
*Complete the fields at the bottom
*SIGN the form (both parent/guardian and student)
*Return this form on August 20, 2020, and no later than Monday, August 24, 2020.
Please note: If you have multiple children in one building, simply change the student information at the bottom and reprint the form without starting over.


Chromebook Guidelines and Agreement (required for new students to receive a Chromebook)

Chromebook Insurance (highly recommended) The annual fee is $20 and protects parents, guardians and students from the high cost of repairs.  A deductible does apply.  Graduating seniors are able to keep their Chromebook with no additional fee if insurance is purchased for at least four years.


Athletic Event Entrance Policy

Activity Fee Payment Transmittal (required if paying by cash, check, or money order)

Activity Fee Waiver Application (for cases of financial hardship)

Free or Reduced Meal Information and Application - A Free or Reduced Meal Application must be completed at the beginning of each year in order to be eligible for Free or Reduced Meals.

K12 Payment Center - online meal payment and purchase monitoring

When you first add your child(ren), the balance will be zero, since the balance is not pulled from our point of sale system until a transaction occurs.  The correct balance will appear within 24 hrs.

Middle School Meal Prices for 2020-2021
Breakfast        $1.40
Lunch             $2.75
Make checks payable to "YS Food Services".

What's for Lunch? (or download the app to your mobile device by scanning the code to the right)

Medication Form for Medication Administered by the Nurse's Office (Students are not permitted to carry prescription or OTC medicine except as permitted by Board Policy using the form below.)

Medication Form for Self-Administered Medication (EpiPens/Inhalers)

Student Accident Insurance

York Suburban Education Foundation FAQ's



The following items are due on the FIRST day of school (to your student's homeroom teacher), Thursday, August 20, 2020:

  • MS Parent/Guardian/Student Sign-Off Sheet
  • Health History Form
  • Chromebook Insurance Form
  • Facility Dog Survey
  • Any optional forms


Check out the new "Resources for Parents/Guardians" page that can be found by selecting the Parent/Guardian Resources button in the upper left corner of each building's web page.  Here you will find resources including the School Supply Lists!

Thanks!  We're looking forward to a great year!