A Successful Design and an Important Lesson

Written by: Mrs. Chrissa May Researchers at the University of Tokyo have created a robot hand that has never lost a game of rock-paper-scissors. Thanks to a high-speed camera, the robot can detect within one millisecond which shape the human hand is making and then produces the corresponding winning shape. Fortunately, the fifth graders at…

YCDS Art Students participate in YCASE

Written by: Ms. Michelle Statella Students in Studio Art classes have worked very hard to complete and revise work for inclusion in the first annual York Community Art Scholars Exhibition that was on display in downtown York. York College's Center for Community Engagement and the Division of Art hosted the exhibit that featured work from nine area local high schools. YCDS is…

Two Students Recognized by the Rotary Club of York

Ella White '18 and Abraham Miller '18 were recognized as the Rotary Club of York's Students of the Month in September. Each student gave a speech to the club's membership about transformative moments and experiences in their lives. Below are the transcripts of their speeches: Ella White I came to York in the summer of…

A Room with A View

Written by: Mrs. Molly Wertz Location, location, location. Isn’t that what realtors say? My classroom in our new building is everything I would want in a room: sunny, spacious, smart—but what I have learned that I love the most about my new space is its location. My classroom is in the hub of the happenings,…