The mission of York High School – a part of Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 – is to provide an education that enables all students to become life-long learners who respect the diversity of others.

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May 3 - 17 - Advanced Placement Testing
May 14 - Last Day for Seniors
May 15 - Prom Event for Seniors
May 23 - Graduation Ceremonies
May 27 - Last Day of School
June 14 - July 1 - Summer School Session 1
July 6 - 26 - Summer School Session 2 

Our originally scheduled junior/senior Prom at Chicago’s Navy Pier was cancelled because the Crystal Gardens will not be opening for the summer of 2021. However, we are very excited about our alternate Prom Starry Night, scheduled for Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the York Stadium at 6:30 p.m.  

Please click below to view a special video message and read detailed information regarding our graduation ceremonies scheduled for Sunday, May 23, 2021.

Click HERE to view a special video message for our students and parents.
Graduation information in English can be found HERE.
Graduation information in Spanish can be found HERE

We look forward to celebrating this special day with our Duke Families!

Dr. Shahe Bagdasarian


Congratulations to York students who participated in the Family Career and Community Leaders of America state virtual competitions in April. FCCLA is a Career and Technical Student Organization that provides personal growth, leadership development, and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Sciences education. Students developed presentations, demonstrated skills, and showcased knowledge in areas such as nutrition, fashion, food production and design, children's literature, interior design, and professional careers. Students received individual awards based on their overall score.


Tickets on sale starting Wednesday, May 12 at www.showtix4u.com/events/YorkDrama are $15 per viewing link, per device. Donations are welcome and much appreciated, as York Drama continues to create art during this unprecedented year. This performance will stream each evening at 7:30pm CST. Scheduled content will air May 21, 22, 23 and May 28, 29, and 30th.  Each performance will require one ticket (access code) per device per night. Thank you for your continued support of York Drama. Please click here for the detailed press release.

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