Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Hope Academy, York City get filing deadlines in charter appeal matter

It will be at least a few more months before the New Hope Academy Charter School appeals issue will be argued before the state Charter Appeals Board.

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Julia Hines-Harris honored with school board proclamation

The York City School Board honored the late Julia Hines-Harris with a proclamation on Wednesday.

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York City recovery officer makes donation to scholarship endowment

David Meckley made a donation to double a scholarship endowment fund for York City students Wednesday, saying it will serve as a reminder that ‚Äúcommunity service is about giving, not compensation.”

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York Tech teacher attends Cyber Security Boot Camp at James Madison University

A York County School of Technology teacher recently spent a week at James Madison University, better preparing to teach her students in the area of cyber security, according to a news release.

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Lincoln Charter School wins mini-grants to focus on bicycle safety

Lincoln Charter School has received two mini-grants totaling $8 million to focus on bicycle safety, according to a news release.

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Transgender student issue heads to court in Maine

Maine’s highest court heard arguments today in the case of a transgender girl required to use the staff bathroom at an elementary school, according to news reports.

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York City School Board appoints two new members

The York City School Board appointed two new members on Monday night.

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School funding numbers released with budget proposals

Members of the York County House Republican Delegation released proposed school funding numbers for York County school districts on Thursday.

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Report: School districts continue cuts to balance budgets

An annual survey of school districts shows many districts are again planning cuts to make ends meet.

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Transition York, Crispus Attucks partner on permaculture-style garden

Transition York, a volunteer group that works on environmental sustainability issues, is helping the Crispus Attucks Early Learning Center build a permaculture-style garden.

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