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Victory for York’s Fencing Champion

York Prep would like to congratulate rising Sophomore Ethan Kushnerik on his win during the 2018 USA Fencing National Championships and July Challenge held in St. Louis during June 28-July 7. Ethan won the National Championship in his age group, …

July 11, 2018



York Students beat National Average in Advanced Placement U.S. Government

York Preparatory School students turned in an impressive performance on this year’s Advanced Placement United States Government and Politics Test, easily besting the national pass rate and average score on the test. Nationwide, roughly 50% of students who take the …

July 5, 2018



Get Started on Your Summer Reading

Check out the Summer Reading Program for the 2018 – 2019 school year and find a few books to sink your teeth into! There are specialized lists of fiction and non-fiction works for both the Upper and Middle schools curated …

June 15, 2018



York Prep Graduation Video Coming Soon!

Yet another school year has drawn to a close and as all of our students and teachers begin their exciting summer vacations, we look back on our end of year celebrations. The biggest celebration marking the end of the school …

June 15, 2018




Commencement 2016

How are your dinner table conversations?

Science and Everyday Life

What does one do with Algebra?

Can History help the present?

Lin-Manuel Miranda at York


Headmaster’s Thoughts – July 2018

The difference between thirteen-year-old boys and girls is quite remarkable. I have, for better or worse, spent a lifetime listening to groups of them talking to each other. With girls, the subjects are “boys” and then “boys” and then “Oh My God!” often shortened to OMG! (In all honesty, I have no idea why one should use this expression), and then “boys” and then “OMG!” and then, occasionally, “other girls, OMG!” Boys of the same age talk about sports of some type, then “you would not believe what I saw on my computer last night”, and then sports again, and…

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