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Love Your Body Day – October 18

Erin Lewis, Reporter

October 16, 2013

Wednesday, the 18th of October, marks the annual Love Your Body Day. This day was founded by the NOW Foundation, or the National Organization for Women Foundation.  The Love Your Body campaign “challenges the message that a woman's value is best measured through her willingness and ability to embody ...

Students must submit proof of Tdap by October 15

Lindsey Vierow, Reporter

October 11, 2013

Starting this year in Illinois, a new law is being enforced that requires that students in grades 6-12 must show proof of having received one dose of the Tdap vaccine. According the Illinois School Code, any student without adequate proof of the vaccination will be excluded from school beginning on...

Rebels unite . . . to read books

Rebels unite . . . to read books

Amy Serrano, Reporter--York-hi

September 24, 2013

This year, from September 22-28, the annual national book community’s Banned Book week is being held. This is a week where book lovers and freedom lovers alike celebrate our freedom to read as well as our basic right of intellectual freedom. According to The American Library Association, intellectual...

The dress code laid bare

Erin Lewis, Reporter

September 24, 2013

At the majority of public schools, students are free of uniforms.  Self-expression is allowed and, in a way, celebrated. York says that they “honor individuality.”  The Student Agenda reads: “York strives to create a community which does not judge people based on their dress or fashion, but...

York hires campus supervisors

York hires campus supervisors

Kirsty Warren, Editor-in-Chief

September 23, 2013

Tywon Green, also known as “Sarg,” is a chemical and biological weapons specialist who has been on three tours of duty as a sergeant in the U.S. army. One of the eight campus supervisors added to the York security staff this year, he can often be found near the main entrance or patrolling the hallways. “We...

Ytv’s Back!

September 10, 2013

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