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Sign up for Mr. Duke Competition

Sign up for Mr. Duke Competition

February 15, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Attention Junior and Senior guys! Has being in a pageant always been your dream?  Do you have ideas about how to make the world a better place?  Then you are the perfect candidate for the Mr. Duke contest!  Mr. Duke is a competition where you get to show off your special talen...

Chess Team makes a statement in Peoria

Chess Team makes a statement in Peoria

David Hansen, Satire Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

This weekend, York’s very own Chess Team made the trip down to the Peoria Civic Center to test their might against the best that Illinois has to offer. After successfully navigating their way through sectionals, the team had less than two weeks to prepare for the IHSA State Team Chess Tournament, wh...

More stress, less sleep: FCCLA students bring their passion to COD for regional competition

More stress, less sleep: FCCLA students bring their passion to COD for regional competition

Hannah Brody, Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Clubs, News, Showcase

As FCCLA students escaped the freezing air and took a seat on the buses headed to the College of Dupage to participate in the regional FCCLA competition, next to them were boxes of cooking supplies that they had practiced with over and over again. There were also hangers with clothes that they had perfected ...

Sign up for senior vs. staff volleyball game

Sign up for senior vs. staff volleyball game

February 5, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Any seniors who are not currently in a sport at York are invited to play in our annual senior vs. staff volleyball game. You will have the chance to test your athletic ability against a team of York staff members who have handily defeated the student team during the past few years. The game will take place on We...

Performing Arts Department takes on Peoria

Performing Arts Department takes on Peoria

CeCe Lampa, Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

At the end of January, musicians from York went down to Peoria for the annual Illinois Music Educators Conference (IMEC) to perform with various ensemble groups. Students were selected based on auditions in early November of 2018 for the Illinois Music Educators Association (ILMEA). Auditions consis...

Congressman Mike Quigley visits York

Congressman Mike Quigley visits York

Ethan Thomas, News Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Friday, Jan. 18, York hosted Congressman Mike Quigley to talk with US history classes. Quigley, a Democrat, is the representative for the fifth district of Illinois and has served in Congress since 2009 after winning a special election to replace Rahm Emanuel who left Congress to serve as Preside...

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