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  • Model UN Conference at the College of William and Mary

    Posted November 16, 2014

    Congratulations to Queeneth Igwe '15, who was awarded Outstanding Delegate for NGO Forum, at this weekend's Model UN Conference. The conference was held at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. The YCDS team represented Sweden at the conference of more than thirty other high school teams.

  • First Annual Veterans Day Tribute

    Posted November 11, 2014

    Eight special veterans were honored at today's First Annual Veterans Day Tribute.

  • YCDS Students play in Youth Honors Band

    Posted November 10, 2014

    Two York Country Day students participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Youth Honors Band this past weekend. Harry Kelly (grade 5) and Abby Stein (grade 6) travelled with Mrs. Donovan to Greencastle-Antrim High School, where they rehearsed for six hours on Friday and Saturday before performing a concert on Saturday afternoon. Playing in a band with ninety members was an exciting experience for our students. They made new friends, played under the baton of a new director, and performed for an audience of almost 1,000 people! Congratulations to these two outstanding musicians!

  • Lower School Acting Up! Performance

    Posted November 10, 2014

    Sunday afternoon, our after school enrichment program, Acting Up!, put on a production of Snow White. Today they will perform one more time for students and faculty. Well done cast!

  • Marketview Arts Features Art by Mr. March

    Posted November 6, 2014

    We're proud to announce that beginning tomorrow, November 7, Mr. March, Upper School Art Teacher, will have several paintings featured in the exhibition: "Power and Resistance" at the York College Galleries at Marketview. The exhibit will be open during "First Friday" from 5-9 PM.

  • First Lego League Scrimmage- Saturday, November 8

    Posted November 6, 2014

    Come for a day of challenge, excitement, and fun as we give our students the opportunity to present their projects and robots just as they will do in their qualifiying tournaments

  • Upper School Fall Show- Nov. 6, 7, 8 at 7:00 p.m.

    Posted October 30, 2014

    The Stage Company at YCDS presents: Cinderella

    A new magical life for the popular fairy tale!

    Prince Charming is off gallivanting around the world and leaves Pantomania to be governed by the selfish Duke of Verruca. When the Prince returns, the Duke refuses to relinquish power! The Baron and Baroness have their hands full with sisters Hattie and Mattie, while Cinderella is doing her best to keep the household running smoothly. Luckily, faithful Buttons, Kathy, loveable Archie, and Fairy Godmother are around to work wonders!

    An entertaining show for all ages!

  • Exciting New Line of YCDS Spirit Wear

    Posted October 24, 2014

    We are excited to offer an all new line of YCDS Spirit Wear!

    This line of apparel has something for everyone and is available for a limited time. Place your order online by November 16, 2014. Additional details are available on the order site.

  • We must invest in an entrepreneurial mindset

    By Christine Heine, Ed.D.
    Posted October 24, 2014

    This article was originally published in the Central Penn Buiness Journal on September 26th and is now available for online review. Read what Dr. Heine has to say about the entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Homecoming Officially Kicked Off

    Posted October 17, 2014

    We have officially kicked off our Homecoming festivities! This morning, our youngest students joined together to celebrate their school spirit and meet our mascot, Flash the Greyhound. This afternoon, all students, faculty, and staff came together for an all school pep rally. We hope to see you tonight at our Crazy Chemistry show and tomorrow at our Homecoming Carnival and Games. Go HOUNDS!

All School Calendar

Nov Mon 24

No School- Thanksgiving Break

Thru: 11/28/2014
Dec Fri 12

Holiday Bazaar

Dec Fri 19

All School Assembly

8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
Dec Mon 22

No School- Holiday Break

Thru: 12/26/2014
Dec Mon 29

No School- Holiday Break

Thru: 1/2/2015
Jan Mon 05

Classes Resume

Jan Fri 16

End of Second Marking Period

Jan Mon 19

Faculty In Service

Location: Service

No School- MLK, Jr. Day

Jan Fri 30

Parents Association Meeting

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM