Curriculum & Instruction


Curriculum Statement

The York Suburban School District is dedicated to a well-rounded education for all students. The district implements a challenging curriculum that is aligned to the Pennsylvania Core Standards and fulfills the district mission. Each discipline is carefully studied by teams of experienced teachers and administrators to maintain academic rigor, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

Career Ready Skills

The York Suburban School District is dedicated to providing our 21st Century graduates with the knowledge, abilities, and habits to enter and complete postsecondary education or training programs that will move into a successful career. To achieve this outcome, students must acquire robust employability skills:  ability to communicate, solve problems, think critically, persevere, set goals, and work in teams. These skills are essential to equipping students to pursue their career opportunities with confidence and contribute positively to their communities. Each grade level is committed to building the aforementioned capacities in all students; as such, these skills are skillfully woven into the curriculum.

Curriculum Overviews

Middle School
High School

Pennsylvania Core Standards

Pennsylvania Core Standards define the knowledge and skills our students need as defined by the state of Pennsylvania.  York Suburban Curriculum is developed by our teaching staff to align to these standards.

ESSA Federal Reports

York Suburban High School: ESSA Federal Report
York Suburban Middle School: ESSA Federal Report
Indian Rock Elementary: ESSA Federal Report
East York Elementary: ESSA Federal Report
Valley View Elementary: ESSA Federal Report
Yorkshire Elementary: ESSA Federal Report