Phone Notification System - Important Update
Our automated voice messaging provider has been purchased by a new company and we are in the process of transferring all of our contact information to the new system. We will be notifying all parents/guardians, faculty & staff of this change tonight via our existing system. We will be testing the new system on Sunday, October 26, with another call to all district parents, guardians, faculty and staff.
If you do not receive the call Sunday evening, or if you receive the call at more phone numbers than you prefer, please contact us Monday, October 27, to ensure we have your correct information on file.
You may call 846-6789, ext. 1299 with this information. We will need your student or students' names, schools, your name and your preferred phone number or numbers. You may also email this information to us by clicking the following link: Phone Notification System Update.
Classroom Diagnostic Tools
The Classroom Diagnostic Tool (CDT) is a free Pennsylvania Department of Education resource that Central York School District has embraced for use with our students in Grades 4-12.
Library & Learning Hub
The Library & Learning HUB represents a shift from how learners in the past used a library to what today's learners need from a library. Learn more about this concept here. The Library & Learning HUB at Central York Middle School is designed to support digital age instruction and learning, and will offer:
During the first weeks of school, all 7th and 8th Grade students received iPads as the school rolls out its 1:World Initiative, a continuation of the District-wide initiative that began with giving all Central York High School students devices for learning at school and at home in the past few years. See more of the first week in the HUB here.
PSSA Dates, Information
The annual Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) is a standards based criterion-referenced assessment used to measure a student's attainment of the academic standards while also determining the degree to which school programs enable students to attain proficiency of the standards. PSSA tests will be administered at Central York School District on the dates listed below:
The Central York School District will administer the 2014-2015 Pennsylvania System of School Assessments (PSSA) in the coming months as outlined below. The information obtained from these assessments serves as a valuable tool for planning future school programs, developing curriculum and in-service training of teachers, and informing the public about student achievement.
Updated Assessment Windows Subject Areas and Grades
April 13-17, 2015 PSSA English/Language Arts, Grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
April 20-April 24, 2015 PSSA Mathematics, Grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
April 27-May 1, 2015 PSSA Science Grades 4 & 8