Kathryn L. Orban, Ed.D., Superintendent of the York Suburban School District, retired effective at the York Suburban School District Board meeting on Monday, November 18, 2013.
Dr. Orban has been Superintendent of the York Suburban School District for the past six and a half years. She has more than 30 years in public education.
Michele A. Merkle, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent for Administration, will serve as Acting Superintendent until the school board names a permanent successor to Dr. Orban.
Dr. Orban began her career as a music teacher in South Dakota and relocated to Lancaster in the 1980s. She spent more than 16 years as a teacher and administrator for the Manheim Township School District before coming to York Suburban. She served as Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction for two years before being selected as the district’s fourth Superintendent in 2007.
School Board Opening
The York Suburban School Board has an opening for an individual to complete the remaining two years of a four-year term of a member who resigned.
Interested York Suburban School District residents are invited to submit applications, including biographical information, to Wendy Erwine by the 4:30 p.m. deadline on Wednesday, December 4, 2013.
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Candidates may obtain a hard copy application by contacting Wendy Erwine at 885-1210.
Applicants will be interviewed by members of the school board at a special meeting on Monday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m. and the successful applicant will be seated at the Monday, December 16, meeting of the York Suburban School Board.
The October issue of the York Suburban Pride newsletter is now available.
Public Records - Right to Know
District Facilities Studies:
Tremco District Roofing Report
District-Wide Facilities Feasibility Study, August 2013
Elementary Room Utilization Study Summary Report
Administration Response to District-Wide Facilities Feasibility Study, October 2013
Important Information for Parents
Board Meetings - December
December 2 - Re-Organization & Planning Committee Meetings
7:30 PM - Valley View Elementary School
December 9 - Special Meeting for Selection of New Board Member
7:30 PM - High School Cafeteria
December 16 - Regular Monthly Meeting
7:30 PM - Education Center
School Board Meetings
Agendas/Minutes/Video & Audio Files
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Introducing the new district Wellness page!
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