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Eighth Grade Visits D.C.

Bright and early at 6:30 am on Wednesday April 5, 2017 39 sleepy but excited eighth graders departed from York Preparatory School aboard a coach bus headed due south. Five hours later the students and their chaperones arrived in our …

April 12, 2017

 

 

March Athletes of the Month

Caroline Matticoli Senior, Caroline Matticoli, has been working hard on her golf game during the off-season, and it shows. After the first couple of practices, her game seems to be getting stronger in the right direction. She is returning for …

April 7, 2017

 

 

Spring Break Service Trip to Peru

In conjunction with Rustic Pathways, a group of ten York Prep Upper School Students traveled to Peru – the Land of the Inca – for a 9-day, eye-opening community service and cultural immersion adventure near Mach Picchu in Peru’s Sacred …

April 6, 2017

 

 

New WYRK

It’s that time of the week again! The day we’ve all been waiting for…Friday! And what is the best part of Friday? The chance to view a brand new episode of York’s WYRK, of course. With this week’s much appreciated …

March 17, 2017

 

 

 

 

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Headmaster’s Thoughts – April 2017

We just had the spring parent-teacher conferences today (March 4th), and a really nice parent who has lots of contact with other parents told me one of the prime school-related questions the parents asked each other was what will happen when I die. Really! I am not making this up! I thought I was pretty healthy! Do I look that bad? So I have to be dispassionate and recognize that I am not getting any younger. It is either a compliment or totally the reverse: either parents like having me as head of the school and are worried that the…

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