Friday, August 26, 2016 - Cycle Day 1


York Suburban High School (9-12)
1800 Hollywood Dr, York PA 17403 Phone: 717.885.1270 FAX: 717.885.1271
York Suburban School District educates, challenges, and prepares students to shape the future.
  Buildings    High School


 Dr. Brian E. Ellis, Principal

Summer Hours:

  June 6 - July 29

    Mon - Thurs


    Closed Fridays

Office Hours:
    M-F 7:15am-4:00pm

 School Day:
    M-F 7:55am-3:00pm



Important Documents:

  Student Handbook

  Code of Conduct

  Acceptable Use Policy

  Course Catalog

  English Dpt. Style Guide







Back-to-School Packet


Attention Parents/Guardians: This Online Back-to-School Packet contains important information that all parents/guardians and students need to review and complete prior to the first day of school.  


Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this window to complete Sections 1 through 6. 


Welcome Back!



1.  Update Infinite Campus:


Please go to Infinite Campus and update the contact information for your household and each student's health history information.  



2.  Please click on each link below to review each document:


Acceptable Use Policy (read)


Code of Student Conduct (read)


Contract for Participation (Co-Curricular/ExtraCurricular Activities -CPF) (read)


Electronic Device Policy (read)


Public Relations Release (read)


Insurance Verification Information (read)



3.  After you have reviewed each document above:


    Click here for the Parent Sign-Off Sheet

*Check the appropriate boxes

*Complete the fields at the bottom

*SIGN the form

*Return this form on the first day of school, and NO LATER THAN Friday, August 19, 2016


Please note: If you have multiple children in one building, simply change the student information at the bottom and reprint the form without starting over.




4.  Please scroll down for additional documents:


Activity Fee Payment Voucher (required if paying by cash, check, or money order) 


Activity Fee Waiver Application (for cases of financial hardship)



All-Sports Booster Club Membership Form (optional) - supports All Sports Booster Club


Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIPS) (optional)


Chromebook Guidelines and Agreement - (required for new students to receive a Chromebook)


Chromebook Insurance Policy (recommended)


Communities That Care Alliance

CTC - Membership Form (optional)

CTC – Big Brothers Big Sisters Volunteer Information (optional)


Free & Reduced Lunch Information and Application (optional) - A Free & Reduced Lunch Application must be completed each year in order to be eligible for Free & Reduced Lunch.


K12 Payment Center - Online meal payment and purchase monitoring (review) - When you first add your child(ren), the balance will be zero, since the balance is not pulled from our point of sale system until a transaction occurs.  The correct balance will appear within 24 hrs.  


 High School Meal Prices

for 2016-17

Breakfast        $1.40

Lunch             $2.55


Click here to see what's for lunch on your computer or download the app to your mobile device by scanning the code below.



Medication Form (required if your child needs to take medication at school)


Music Booster Club Membership Form (optional) - supports Music Booster Club


Student Assistance Brochure (SAP) (review) 


5.  Please continue scrolling for grade-specific information:



Freshman/New-to-the-Building Upperclassmen


You should be receiving an envelope in the mail at the beginning of August with information about the first day of school on August 17, 2016.  The packet is also available on the Trojan Link Crew webpage.


Also, there is no general "Supply List" for High School students.  Each teacher will provide his/her students with a list of the supplies needed for each particular class on the first day of classes.





Physical Exam Requirement Notice (review)




Notice of Armed Forces Notification (review)


Student Driving and Parking Regulations (optional) - Parking on campus is a privilege and by permit ONLY. Parking Permits cost $10 per year and can be paid for through the IC Fees Tab, or by cash, check, or money order in the Main Office.  Parking Permits are issued on a first-come, first-served basis (in order:  Senior, Junior, Sophomore, Freshman) to licensed drivers only, who have turned in a fully-complete application, paid the fee, AND presented their valid driver's license.  The Parking Permit Application is available on IC under the Forms Tab.


Summer Parking Permit Issue Date:  

Students with incomplete forms, or who don't have their driver's license, or without payment will be sent to the back of the line.

Thursday, 8/11/16

  Seniors:  8am-10am

    Juniors:  10am-12pm

      Sophomores:  2pm-4pm 


College Application Procedures– (review)




Senior Open Campus Privilege Form (optional) – complete if applicable and return to Advisory or the Main Office.



6.  You are finished!  


Please remember to turn in all documents that you've printed from Sections 1-5 above by Friday, August 19, 2016.  


Thank you.





2015-16 Student Survey

Students, it's time to complete the annual student survey.  Please take a few moments to click on the following links or grab the QR code and complete the building survey.  


Take Note...


Yearbooks on SALE now!

Visit Jostens Yearbooks or call 877-767-5271

Price: $75 through 9/23/16

More Information 


Thursday, September 1, 2016


Opening Remarks @7pm 

in the HS Auditorium.

Please bring your student's schedule.

Maps will be available in the lobby.


Freshman Class Ring Ordering

Freshman Assembly during Flex:  9/21/16

Parent Night 6-7pm: 9/28 Cafe

Ordering during Lunches: 9/29 Cafe




High School 2016-17 Picture Make-Up Day

 Friday, October 14, 2016






A professional photographer took a "Group Cap and Gown" picture (8x12) of the Class of 2016 during graduation practice.  


"Group Cap and Gown" pictures have arrived and can be picked up 

in the HS Office

Monday through Thursday


There are a few extras available for purchase ($14) if you didn't order one. 


"Receiving Diploma" pictures should have been mailed to the address provided on the Order Envelope.






CLick the image above for information on this district-wide reading initiative!









Open to Students Every Day 

Before School w/Mr. Appleby

7:00 - 7:45 am

  Enter through back lobby 7:00-7:10 am

After School w/Mr. Marshall

3:15 - 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday

and 3:15-3:45 Friday




Juniors and Seniors - If you are planning to visit any colleges during a regularly scheduled school day, complete and turn in to the Guidance Office a College Visit - Request for an Excused Absence form at least a week in advance.




11th Grade Physicals                                   


ATTENTION:   Parents of 11th grade students!


All 11th grade students are required by the state to have a current Physical Exam (PE) form on file with their school nurse (10th grade Physical Exam reports are acceptable).   Please return your child’s Physical Exam report (or copy of their sports physical) to the school nurse before the beginning of the school year or as soon as possible.


 Physical Exam forms are available in the HS Office or here:  Physical Exam Forms 


 Please contact the nurse with any questions at



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We are YS Proud!

Gratitude to those serving our country in the Armed Forces.  Nov 2013
























Photo courtesy of Gordon Freireich.  Thank you.


Photo courtesy of Gordon Freireich.  Thank you.






























Mrs. Furjanic, Allexis Aliaga, & Mrs. Fornadel at the 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Ceremony.  Allexis, daughter of Raul and Dana Aliaga, was recognized for her portfolio of photographs with a silver key at the state level. Her work Catharsis in Body Language was selected to be on exhibit in the State Museum with other high school students from across Pennsylvania.   Congratulations, Alexis!!!

















Spring 2016 ACT Scholarship Recipients 







































Bring Your Own Device

Bring Your Own Device - Student Device Registration

Before a student may bring a personal electronic wireless device to school, he/she must:
2.  Register his/her device by completing the form below. This is required even if you are using a cell phone without Internet access! The STUDENT must click here to register his/her device because it requires him/her to log in to Google Apps. At this time, it is not available for parents.  Click here to register: YSSD Wireless Device Registration

The York Suburban School District is an Equal Opportunity Education Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious creed, ancestry, sex, age, marital status or handicap, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Action of 1964, Title IX of the Education Act Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation of the Handicapped Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, in its activities, educational and vocational programs and in its recruitment and employment practices. Inquiries concerning the application of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the ADA and the implementing regulations may be referred to the Superintendent, 1800 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403, telephone (717) 885-1210.