Category Archives: Real Students of York County

York Catholic class of 2019 looks forward to the future

It seems like just yesterday the York Catholic class of 2015 was beginning the final leg of our high school career and living large in the cramped, hallowed hallways of YC. Fast forward nine months, we are suddenly standing on … Continue reading

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College students share their advice to incoming freshmen

According to the dictionary, a College/University is defined as an institution of learning of the highest level, having a college of liberal arts and a program of graduate studies together with several professional schools, as of theology, law, medicine, and … Continue reading

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Brother and sister duo win speech contest

Annually, York Catholic hosts a competitive speech contest to celebrate the power of the written word. Finalists perform speeches in front of the entire student body. Many students create their own original speeches, like brother and sister Brian and Lauren … Continue reading

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York Catholic’s Mini Thon Raises over $14,000

Video by York Catholic’s Kenneth Clouser, class of 2015. York Catholic’s Mini Thon, held on Mar. 7, raised more than $14,000 for the Four Diamonds Fund. The Mini Thon is a benefit to raise money for pediatric cancer research. The Thon … Continue reading

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Students participate in National Novel Writing Month

Sierra King spent her free time in November in front of her computer. This sounds like the average student lifestyle, however King wasn’t just browsing the web. She was an active Wrimo, the term describing those who take part in … Continue reading

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Northeastern students talk about lesser-known clubs

Imagine a high school football game. A multitude of fans fill to bleachers to their greatest capacity, cheerleaders push the players on to victory, and the band’s peppy music fills the air after a touchdown. The atmosphere at any typical … Continue reading

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YC’s SADD gives back to the community in a unique way

Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time to give back to the community and show thanks for what you have. York Catholic’s SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) hosted a coffee house on Nov. 21 as a unique way to donate goods to … Continue reading

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An AP Student’s Tips to Managing Stress

There are seven words that seem to appear in defense of nearly every class, extracurricular and other activity a high school student does throughout their four years: “It looks good on a college application!” Whenever these words appear in high school, most … Continue reading

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Seniors sound off on their legacies and goals for senior year

It is the beginning of the end for most seniors at York Catholic High School. Many classmates have realized that this is their last year together. For those of us who have attended private schools their entire life, many classmates have … Continue reading

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Conquering the court: An introduction to high school sports

This is the time of the year when stairs are some students’ worst enemy and all of their time is spent willingly exercising. This is the beginning of the wonderful months when everyone is extremely tired and sore, but they have never felt so alive– … Continue reading

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