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.

School District Of The City Of York

Details About William Penn Senior High School Evacuation

Posted on June 3rd, 2019

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 normal operations resumed.

Our Schools