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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Board of School Directors announces schedule changes

Posted on April 12th, 2019 by ejames

NOTIFICATION OF MEETING LOCATION CHANGE 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, April 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 […]

District parents invited to learn basic Spanish in workshop

Posted on April 4th, 2019 by ejames

Through its Title 1 parent liaison office, the School District of the City of York has scheduled a series of workshops open to district parents/guardians who would like to learn basic Spanish. Starting April 10, the classes will be held Wednesday evenings from 5 to 6:30 a.m. at Hannah Penn K-8, 415 E. Boundary Ave., […]

Delayed start in effect for youngest students during PSSA testing weeks

Posted on March 29th, 2019 by ejames

In order to provide maximum accommodation and support to all of our students during the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA), it has become necessary to delay the start of school for Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, First and Second grades at all schools in the School District of the City of York. While students in grades 3-8 […]

District announces kindergarten registration details for 2019-20

Posted on March 25th, 2019 by ejames

The School District of the City of York is accepting online registrations for 2019-20 kindergarten students. Children must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2019 to register for kindergarten during the 2019-20 school year. Online registration is available to parents/guardians at this link. Parents/guardians can also register their children for kindergarten at […]

STEAM Academy accepting applications for 2019-20 school year

Posted on March 19th, 2019 by ejames

The Edgar Fahs Smith STEAM Academy, a district school that emphasizes a project-based learning approach to education, is accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year. Any student who lives in York City is eligible to apply. The STEAM Academy will serve grades 3 through 10 during the 2019-20 school year. Students must submit an application […]

York’s Belmont Theatre announces youth summer programs

Posted on March 14th, 2019 by ejames

The Belmont Theatre in York has opened registration for its summer 2019 youth programs. The Belmont 2019 Summer Academy is offering a series of programs for children 5 and older. Programs range in cost from $200 to $400 per child. More information is available on the theater’s website here and on the flyer below.

District announces enrollment details for 2019-20 Pre-K program

Posted on March 4th, 2019 by ejames

The School District of the City of York has announced the opening of the registration process for the 2019-20 Pre-K program. Through a partnership with Community Progress Council, the School District of the City of York has provided a free, high-quality Pre-Kindergarten program for York City 4-year-olds since the 2007-08 academic year. Pre-K gives children […]

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