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Smith, Diana
Principal dsmith@elmhurst205.org
Covino, Christopher
Assistant Principal for Curriculum & Instruction ccovino@elmhurst205.org
Goldman, Karla
Assistant Principal for Student Services kgoldman@elmhurst205.org
McGuire, Drew
Assistant Principal dmcguire@elmhurst205.org
Corry, Kelly
Administrative Assistant to the Principal
Hughes, Suzanne
Secretary to the Assistant Principals shughes@elmhurst205.org
Czarnecki, Dana
Financial Secretary and Substitute Coordinator


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Focus 205 Session 4 on December 2 - 21st Century Facilities
The next Focus 205 community engagement session is fast approaching! We've talked about future ready students and classrooms; now we'll be discussing future ready schools. Did you know that the learning environment itself can either enhanc... Continue

YMPA Sponsors Barnes & Noble Book Fair Featuring Local Author
The York Music Parents Association (YMPA) is pleased to host a Book Fair at Barnes and Noble on Monday, November 30, 2015. Elmhurst author, Emily Demuth Ishida, will be available at the store from 5:00 – 8:00 PM, greeting readers of all... Continue

York Amateur Musicians Play at Fitz's Spare Keys, December 1
The York Amateur Musicians Club will be performing live music at Fitz's Spare Keys, 119 N. York Street, Elmhurst, on Tuesday, December 1, from 6:30-9:30 PM. This is a fundraiser for York’s Fine Arts Week, so there will be a suggested don... Continue

ETC Ratifies Tentative Agreement with D205
On Friday, November 20th, the Elmhurst Teachers’ Council (ETC) ratified its Tentative Agreement with the Elmhurst District 205 Board of Education. Details of the proposed contract will be released once this agreement has been ratified b... Continue

York Music Dept. Honored as GRAMMY Signature School Semifinalist
For the fifth year in a row, the York Community High School Music Department has been honored as a GRAMMY® Signature School Semifinalist. The GRAMMY Foundation has selected 119 schools nationwide as GRAMMY Signature Schools... Continue

8th Grade Parochial School Shadow Dates
Below are the dates in which 8th grade parochial students, who are residents of District 205, may shadow a current York student for the entire school day. We will allow up to 30 students per date on a first come, first served basis. Students will ... Continue

Important Dates

Nov. 25 No School - Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 26 No School - Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 27 No School - Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 2 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
Dec. 2 Focus 205 Session 4 - 7:00 PM Commons
Dec. 3 Holiday Band Concert 7:30 PM
Dec. 10 Holiday Choral Concert 7:30 PM
  Winter Art Show
Dec. 21 - Jan. 1 No School - Winter Break
Jan. 4 School Resumes
Jan. 6 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
Jan. 18 No School - Martin Luther King's Birthday
Jan. 20 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
Jan. 26 8th Grade Academic Night 7:00 PM
Jan. 27 Parochial School Shadow Day
Jan. 29 No School - Institute Day
Feb. 3 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
Feb. 5 Winter Play 7:30 PM
Feb. 6 Winter Play 7:30 PM
Feb. 7 Winter Play 2:00 PM
Feb. 12 Parochial School Shadow Day
Feb. 15 No School - President's Day
Feb. 16 Jazz Ensemble Concert 7:30 PM
Feb. 17 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
Feb. 18 Winter Choral Concert 7:30 PM
Feb. 22 - 26 Fine Arts Week
Feb. 24 All District Orchestra Festival 7:30 PM
March 2 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
March 2 Winter Band Concert 7:30 PM
March 16 Student Late Arrival Day 8:55 AM
March 23 Parochial School Shadow Day
March 25 No School
March 28 - April 1 No School - Spring Break

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York High School Vision Statement

York High School strives to be an exemplary educational community where students, staff and parents:

  • accept the challenge to grow beyond self-imposed limitations.
  • expect excellence of self and others.
  • co ...more

Philosophy Statement - Activities/Athletics

Extracurricular programs are an integral part of the educational experience and play an important role in the growth and development of young men and women. York High School offers a variety of ...more

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