New Faces in the Halls of YCDS

We are thrilled to announce the addition of 10 new faculty members for the 2016-2017 academic year. Please join us in welcoming these new faces in the halls of YCDS. Susan Danner – Lower School Robotics Mrs. Danner has a bachelor’s degree in Human Development from St. Mary’s College of Maryland and a master’s degree … Continue reading New Faces in the Halls of YCDS

Edcamp Leadership “Un-conference” Hosted by YCDS

Heralded as the leading edge of professional development in education, Edcamps are participant-driven learning experiences created by educators for educators. In the summer of 2016, York Country Day positioned itself as an epicenter of this movement in central Pennsylvania. An Edcamp starts with a group of peers within a professional realm meeting in one place … Continue reading Edcamp Leadership “Un-conference” Hosted by YCDS

Summer Professional Development

Our faculty work tirelessly to instill a love of learning in our students. Each year they hope to send the graduating class off to college with an understanding of what it means to be a lifelong learner. As such, our faculty continues to pursue additional educational opportunities each year. This summer several of our teachers … Continue reading Summer Professional Development

One Word

This summer, the administrative team gathered for many full day retreats to prepare for the year. One of the retreat days, the group focused on One Word.  This may not appear what it seems.  Authors Mike Ashcraft and Rachel Olsen co-authored My One Word.  This text serves as a guide in following a process on selecting … Continue reading One Word