Details About William Penn Senior High School Evacuation

Details about response to accident involving district school bus

This morning, a bus transporting students from William Penn Senior High School to the Edgar Fahs Smith STEAM Academy was involved in an accident. Six students were transported to the hospital for assessment of possible injuries. As of 3 p.m., each of the students had been treated and released from the hospital. The driver of the school bus was also transported to the hospital. All other students on the bus were evaluated by school nurses.

The school district contacted parents of the affected students and will report more information to the public when it is available. The safety and well-being of our students is always our top priority. We appreciate the community’s support and patience as we continue to investigate.

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Superintendent Entry Plan August 2019 – November 2019

Posted on August 21st, 2019 by bailesha1

To effectively identify what is working well in the district and where there might be opportunities for growth, the following goals are focused on creating an environment where we first listen, then learn, and finally partner together to move the School District of the City of York forward. Please find below Dr. Andrea J. Berry’s […]

9th and 10th grade STEAM Student Orientation

Posted on August 9th, 2019 by bailesha1

We invite the 9th and 10th-grade students of the STEAM Academy to their student orientation. This orientation will give our students a chance to express their opinion and learn about their new adventure at William Penn Senior High School! When: Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 4:30 PM Location: William Penn Senior High School Auditorium Door 13 […]

Back to School Night 2019!

Posted on August 7th, 2019 by bailesha1

We are so excited to start the 2019-2020 school year! Please click the back to school night schedule below to find out when your school is hosting its night of information and fun!  

First Day of School Information 2019-2020 School Year!

Posted on August 7th, 2019 by bailesha1

First Day of School Information! August 20, 2019 1st through 8th-grade doors open at 7:50 am the late bell rings at 8:00 am 9th Grade doors open at 7:45 am 10th through 12th Grade students are to arrive by 10:00 am ** The schedule for 9th-12th Grade is ONLY for the first day. Starting August […]

July 17th Meeting Change Notification

Posted on June 19th, 2019 by ejames

The Board Meeting of the Board of School Directors of the School District of the City of York, Pennsylvania, previously advertised to be held Wednesday, July 17, 2019 beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Administration Building, 31 North Pershing Avenue, York, Pennsylvania has been changed. The Board Meeting of the Board […]

Class of 2019 Graduation Program

Posted on June 6th, 2019 by ejames

The Graduation Program for the Class of 2019 has been made available to the public in both English and Spanish. Click on the images below to download the PDF for viewing. Graduation Program 2019 (English) Graduation Program 2019 (Spanish)

Details About William Penn Senior High School Evacuation

Posted on June 3rd, 2019 by ejames

The William Penn Senior High School was briefly evacuated this morning when an odor was detected in the building. The York City Fire Department and members of Columbia Gas were immediately notified and quickly determined that the odor was not anything else harmful. Students and staff returned to the building shortly after 12:00 p.m. and […]

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