Administrative changes for 2017-2018 school year

Administrative changes for 2017-2018 school year

Gracie Tully and Ellie Ryan

August 25, 2017


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As the 2017-2018 school year begins, many changes are underway in terms of student policies and academics. According to York's administrative team, these changes are being enforced to ensure that all students and staff operate more efficiently in the new year. The most impactful change is that all studen...

Powder Puff scheduled for Sept. 20

Powder Puff scheduled for Sept. 20

August 22, 2017


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The 2017 Homecoming Powder Puff game will take place on Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at the York Stadium. **************************  Deadline to sign up has passed. *********************************** Any junior or senior girl who is interested in playing must sign up using the Google form below. Interested students MUST use their Elmhurst20...

Eclipse overshadows typical Monday at York

Eclipse overshadows typical Monday at York

August 21, 2017


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Natural phenomena turned the average Monday into a solar celebration. Despite some pesky cloud cover, the event outshined regular school activities and eclipsed other pressing tasks as students, faculty and staff gathered outside the school to watch this rare scientific event during their sixth and se...

York Student Services explores restorative detention practices

York Student Services explores restorative detention practices

Shay Fuller, Reporter

July 14, 2017


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Throughout the 2016-2017 school year, York Student Services explored alternatives to traditional detention practices that would step away from detention stereotypes and step towards proactive restorative justice. Examples of practices put in place last semester included self-reflection, conflict mediatio...

Homecoming 2017: “Party in the U.S.A.”

Homecoming 2017: “Party in the U.S.A.”

May 25, 2017


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This week students voted for next year's homecoming theme and selected "Party in the U.S.A." Check back in August for more info on York's 2017 Homecoming festivities. *Updated from earlier story* Attention York: it is time to start planning for Homecoming!  Student Council wants your input on the...

Pavlik honored with CYSO’s “Music Inspiration Award”

Pavlik honored with CYSO’s “Music Inspiration Award”

Ella Lee, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2017


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York’s own Michael Pavlik, band director, has been awarded the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra’s “Music Inspiration Award”. Chosen by student nomination, the “Music Inspiration Award” is given to one band or orchestra director in the Chicago area to honor them for inspiring and motiva...

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