Category Archives: High school

York, Adams teens to take on seat belt challenge

A competition challenging York County high schools on seat belt use has now been extended to Adams County, according to a news release.

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Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences offers opportunity for high school juniors

Pennsylvania’s Governor’s School for the Sciences at Carnegie Mellon will reopen for the summer 2013 season, according to a news release.

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York County student journalists tackle bullying, school safety

Student journalists in Central York and Spring Grove Area school districts tackled bullying and school safety in recent issues.

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Do students’ social media habits matter when it comes to college admissions?

When it’s time to apply to college, should students’ online behavior matter?

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Hanover parents band together to support drama programs

Hanover parents formed a group to help support drama programs in the school district.

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William Penn football team thriving after near-extinction

Reporter John Clayton checks in with the William Penn football team, which has steadily improved in the first six weeks of the season — a season that almost didn’t happen at all because of York City School District budget cuts.

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York Home School Association to offer information about high school

The York Home School Association will hold a “home schooling high school” workshop from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 29 at Providence Presbyterian Church, 1215 Church Road, York.

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‘Grace Before Meals’ author to appear at York Catholic

The Rev. Leo Patalinghug, author of “Grace Before Meals: Recipes for Family Life” will share a recipe and ideas for improving family meals and life at York Catholic High School Sept. 23.

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Shale development creates demand for environmental grads

Marcellus Shale development is impacting Pennsylvania’s economy and job growth. As the specialized industry continues to grow, there are more and more career opportunities available for recent graduates who studied the environment and natural resources, according to James Ladlee, extension … Continue reading

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A two-minute college pitch

Today I stopped in at a college expo hosted by Penn State York’s Talent Search. High school students first ate lunch with admissions reps from various colleges at their tables. I arrived as the admissions folks were lined up for … Continue reading

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