BOARD APPROVES 2016-2017 DISTRICT CALENDAR
The Central York School District Board of School Directors on Monday, February 22, 2016 approved a calendar for the 2016-2017 School Year. The first day of school for students will be Wednesday, August 24, 2016. The last day of school for students will be Thursday, June 1, 2015.
To view a copy, please click here.
The complete District Calendar of Activities and Events will be available later this year.
CALENDAR UPDATES FOR 2015-2016
Due to the January/February 2016 weather-related school closings, Central York School District will now be in session on the following Weather Emergency Make-Up Dates:
- Monday, March 28, 2016
- Monday, April 18, 2016
- Monday, June 6, 2016 (New Last Day of School for Students)
Please note: The Board plans to approve a Graduation Date for the Class of 2016 at its March 2016 Regular (Action) Meeting.
CYHS PERFORMING ARTS DEPARTMENT TO PRESENT "THE LITTLE MERMAID"
Tickets are on sale now, and are required for admission to the show. Performances are offered at the following dates and times:
- 7:30PM Friday, February 26
- 2:30PM Saturday, February 27 (This performance signed for the deaf)
- 7:30PM Saturday, February 27
- 2:30PM Sunday, February 28
Tickets cost $12 each for Center Orchestra and Center Mezzanine seats. They cost $10 each for Side Orchestra and $8 for Side Mezzanine. To purchase tickets, visit www.cyhspad.com
or call 1-866-967-8167. All seats are reserved.
BOARD SEEKS TO FILL VACANCY
INTERESTED DISTRICT RESIDENTS SHOULD APPLY BY MARCH 7
Central York School District Board of School Directors has a vacancy
due to the February resignation of one of its members.
Please click here to learn more and downloaded the forms that must be completed to apply for this vacancy. All applications are due by March 7, 2016.
The Board will fill this vacancy, in accordance with the law, which states that a vacancy must be filled by a majority vote of the remaining Board members. This appointment must take place within 30 days, or by March 21, 2016. The appointed Board member will serve until the first Monday in December following the next municipal election.
SINKING SPRINGS STUDENTS EARN TOP SPOTS IN VFW & AUXILIARY POST WRITING CONTEST
Earlier in the year, several Sinking Springs Elementary School learners participated in a writing contest, the Patriot's Pen, sponsored by the VFW and Auxiliary Post 2493 in Mt. Wolf.
Three sixth grade Sinking Springs students earned top finishes, including Brianna Fan (First Place), Kayla Wimer (Second Place) and Karina Sinirath (Third Place). The VFW and Auxiliary Post recognized the students during their February Meeting, where each student received a certificate and scholarship checks totaling $450. (Pictured here are the Sinking Springs Elementary School students who recently won a writing contest sponsored by the VFW and Auxiliary Post 2493. They are, from left to right, Brianna Fan, Karina Sinirath and Kayla Wimer.)
DISTRICT ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH T.W. PONESSA
SCHOOL-BASED THERAPEUTIC COUNSELING SERVICES NOW AVAILABLE AT MIDDLE, HIGH SCHOOL
Why The Need
Central York School District's Student Assistance Program members - including School Guidance Counselors and School Social Workers - as well as faculty, staff and administrators are aware of a growing need for additional mental health support services for learners of ALL ages throughout the District. Frequently, there are barriers to parents/guardians providing students with access to mental health care outside of the school due to work schedules or transportation issues during the school day.
CYSD FAMILIES INVITED TO FREE IMOVIE WORKSHOPS
Have you ever wondered how friends and family members make amazing photo collages and videos? You can, too! Be creative as a family. Bring your favorite photos and family members and learn how to create fun videos using the iMovie app. No experience necessary!
Click the link below to learn more and register, today!
UPDATE: IMPACT OF RECENT STATE LEGISLATION ON KEYSTONE EXAMS & GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
Please do not hesitate to contact Mr. Grove, Assistant Superintendent, with any questions or concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling (717) 846-6789, ext. 1210.
PARENTS, GUARDIANS INVITED TO ATTEND "MASS CUSTOMIZED LEARNING" FORUMS
Central York School District invites you to learn more about "Mass Customized Learning" and our efforts to customize the education experience for our K-12 learners.
Please mark your calendar and plan to attend one of our upcoming, informal conversations about customized learning and what it means for Central York School District and your learner and family.
MCL Parent/Guardian Forums
March 24 - 10AM & 6PM
April 20 - 10AM & 6PM
May 18 - 10AM & 6PM
You do not need to RSVP for any sessions. All forums will be held in the Board Room of the Educational Service Center, 775 Marion Road, York.
We hope you can join us!
SPRING AQUATICS REGISTRATION OPEN
Central York School District's Community Aquatics Program
offers many opportunities for community members of ALL ages to use the Central York Natatorium for recreation and learning!
CYSD WILL OFFER iPAD WORKSHOPS FOR FAMILIES THIS SPRING
Central York School District will hold a series of workshops for families
interested in learning more about some of the commonly used iPad applications (apps) in school and at home.
Save the date & plan to attend one of three workshops
focused on Notability, iMovie and Google tools. These sessions will help you learn more about how the apps are used to support learning and how you can have fun with them (and your child) at home!
CYSD, COMMUNITIES THAT CARE SPONSOR UPCOMING WORKSHOPS FOR FAMILIES
Central York School District and Central York Communities that Care will sponsor a seven-week series of workshops titled "Strengthening Families"
from March 3 through April 14 at Hayshire Elementary School.
The series of workshops
will include both parents/guardians and children and focus on skills for building stronger family relationships. Child care is provided for younger siblings, and a free family meal will be offered at the start of each weekly session.
ATHLETIC PHYSICAL FORMS & INFORMATION NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
Central York School District's Athletic Training Department
has important physical forms that must be completed by ANY student athlete interested in participating in one of the District-sponsored Spring 2016 athletic opportunities.
Each year, PIAA regulations require all student-athletes receive a physical examination prior to participation in interscholastic athletics.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR 17TH ANNUAL CYHS PTO VERA BRADLEY/COACH BINGO
Central York High School PTO will once again host a Bingo Fundraiser
to benefit the 2016 CYHS PTO Post-Prom Party. The CYHS PTO Post-Prom Party is an alcohol-free, all night event held immediately after each CYHS Prom as a safe and fun alternative for high school students.
will be held Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Central York High School, 601 Mundis Mill Road, York. Doors will open at noon and games will begin at 1PM.