Category Archives: Real Students of York County

Teen Takeover now accepting applications

Calling all teenagers in York County! Interested in getting your work professionally edited, and published online and in print? Having an impact on York County and beyond? Talking with other teens about issues at school and in your neighborhoods? Or … Continue reading

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YC Seniors Share Their Advice to Underclassmen

Before York Catholic’s seniors graduated, a number of them wanted to leave behind some advice to share with the underclassmen. Surviving high school is difficult, but these seniors managed to do it and have come out on top. Now they … Continue reading

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Seniors share pre graduation bucket list

Graduation is fast approaching and with it comes the end of an era in a teenager’s life. No more cramming books and backpacks into minuscule lockers. No more early mornings or rushing to class to beat the bell. No more… … Continue reading

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James and the Giant Peach

Come one, come all to see “James and the Giant Peach” this weekend at York Catholic High School! Audiences get to be involved in the show by actually being seated on the stage! Children also get to play a vital … Continue reading

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Spreading Christmas Cheer- Sweater Style

On Friday, the halls of Spring Grove High School were decked with students wearing holiday sweaters. The school’s holiday spirit week ended with a Christmas sweater theme. This left many students turning to their grandparents’ closets or thrift shops. Personally, … Continue reading

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To be a home-schooler

This year I began high school as a home-schooler. In fact, I have always been home-schooled; my parents decided this before I was even school-aged. When my family and I moved to Pennsylvania from Oregon (which is where I was … Continue reading

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Take A Day Being Irish

I walked through the door scared and confused, in my brand new socks and uniform skirt. I was sure no one would even want to approach me. I was only 13 and just recently through the wringer at a rough … Continue reading

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End Bell

I got up at almost 6:30 this morning. It’s a Friday, but I wouldn’t notice now that it’s so close to summer; every day is like a Friday and a Monday combined, along with all the days in between. It … Continue reading

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A Day at York Catholic

I get up at around 6:15, and I blink the sleep out of my eyes. I shower and I get dressed in my uniform (green sweater with tie in the winter, blue polo in the spring and fall.) I ride … Continue reading

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The life of a Spring Grove student

Beep! Beep! Beep! I switch my alarm off and stumble through the house to the bathroom. Every morning I glance at the clock, and every morning I am amazed that, yes, I really am jumping in the shower at 5:30 … Continue reading

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