Back-to-School Packet 2018-19

Posted on: August 22nd, 2018

Click here for the required forms to be returned no later than August 30, 2018.

Open House

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018

York Catholic is hosting a Spring Open House on Sunday, October 21, from 12-2 PM.  Prospective junior high and senior high students and their families are welcome to tour the school, meet students and staff, as well as hear from the experts—our current parents—who will be mingling with our guests and sharing information on their positive YC experiences.

Avoid the lines and pre-register for Open House by clicking here.

Guests:   Click here for a coupon to waive your application fee.

Parents of Current Students:  Click here for a coupon as a thank you for sharing this information with your friends.  You receive a $25 off your re-registration fee and they get their application fee waived.

For more information, contact Ms. Heather Hoffman at 717-846-8871 x220 or

Futures Games

Posted on: February 6th, 2018

Students in grades 1-6 are invited to Futures Games at York Catholic!

Come out and be part of the team as you cheer for your future school!  Spend time with the varsity players and coaches, listen to coach’s pregame instruction, participate in team prayer, sit together to cheer on the team, and pose with the team for a picture at the end of the game.

Girls Tennis – Sep 5 at 4:00 PM.  Arrive by 3:45 PM to the Springettsbury Township tennis courts pavillion.

Boys Soccer – Sep 11 at 4:00 PM.  Arrive by 3:30 PM to the soccer field concession stand.

Girls Soccer – Sep 13 at 4:00 PM.  Arrive by 3:30 PM to the soccer field concession stand.

Volleyball – Oct 9 at 7:00 PM.  Arrive by 6:30 PM to the gymnasium.

Football – Oct 12 at 7:00 PM.  Arrive by 6:15 PM to the football stadium.

Cheerleading – Oct 12 at 7:00 PM.  Arrive by 6:45 PM to the football stadium.

Marching Band – Oct 12 at 7:00 PM.  Arrive by 5:30 PM to the Band room.

For complete details, contact Coach Dustin Boeckel at

Spirit Week & Homecoming

Posted on: February 3rd, 2018

September 27-29


Calendar of Events

Click here for a flyer


Theme Days*

Rules for Dress Down as listed in the handbook apply for this week.  Students are encouraged to dress according to the following themes on the specified days:

Monday – Movie Monday

Tuesday – Team Tuesday

Wednesday – Wacky Wednesday

Thursday – Throwback Thursday

Friday – Green and Gold Irish Pride


Powderpuff Volleyball Game*

Females from grades 11 & 12 will play a volleyball game against the female teachers on Thursday, September 27, at 2 PM in the gymnasium.  Senior boys will act as coaches and cheerleaders.



The Homecoming Bonfire is scheduled for Thursday, September 27, beginning at 7 PM on the lacrosse practice field (by the alley entrance of the stadium). Go IRISH!


Pep Rally/Parade/Football Game/Alumni Band & Cheerleaders

The annual Homecoming Pep Rally is Friday, September 28, at 2:20 PM with the Parade beginning at 5:30 PM.  Join us for the football game versus Bermudian Springs at 7 PM.

Marching Band Alumni bring your instruments and sit with the Band during this year’s Homecoming game!  If you are planning on playing with the band, email  and we will have music ready for you.  If you would like your music in advance, please state that in your email along with your mailing address.

Calling all YC Cheerleader Alumni…Cheer, dance, and stunt during the 3rd and 4th quarters.  If you are interested in participating, please contact Heather Hoffman at 717-846-8871 x220 or


Homecoming Dance*

The Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, September 29, from 7-10 PM in the cafeteria.  Tickets are $10 per student and will be on sale September 24-28 from 7:45-8:15 AM and 3:00-3:15 PM in Room 210.  The Formal Dress Code Agreement is required by all students who wish to attend the dance.  Any student wishing to bring a guest to the dance must also submit a Guest Permission Form.  Parents and students please know the guidelines will be strictly enforced.  The most recent trend of formal dress includes two-piece dresses that slightly expose the midriff.  Please know that an exposed midriff at any point throughout the evening will not be permitted and the student will be required to change into something acceptable.  Click here for required forms.  Any questions, please contact Melissa Emschweiler at


            *student-only event

Picture Day

Posted on: February 2nd, 2018

Lifetouch is the exclusive photography vendor for York Catholic.  All students in grades 7-11 will have their yearbook pictures taken Friday, October 5, from 8:30-11:30 AM at YC. Students must be in uniform.

Families are under no obligation to purchase a package, but all students will be photographed for the yearbook.  For those families wishing to place a photo order, please know there are no paper order forms.  You can place orders online by going to PRIOR to Picture Day and using Picture Day ID# LT318798Q0 (the last digit is a zero and not the letter O).  Orders must be placed by October 5 at 8 AM.  Pictures will be distributed to students in approximately 4 weeks.

In addition to the portrait photos, Lifetouch also takes candid action shots at sporting events, music events, and school events throughout the school year that are available for purchase.  These photos are posted on the YC website under Current Students-Resources-Photos.

If there is ever an error with your photo order, please contact Lifetouch at 1-717-545-6833 or  Their Customer Service Department will be best equipped to correct your order or answer your questions.

Welcome Wednesday

Posted on: February 1st, 2018

York Catholic will be open from 10 AM-2 PM on Wednesday, September 26, for families to drop by for a tour with one of our YC Student Ambassadors and to observe what happens during a typical day. You’ll also have a chance to meet with our Admissions Director to get your questions answered.

For more information, contact Heather Hoffman at or 717-846-8871 x220.




A Night at the Races

Posted on: January 20th, 2018

York Catholic’s Athletic Association will host its 3rd Annual “Night at the Races” on Saturday, November 10, at YC. Doors open at 5:30 PM.

Join us for 8 simulcast horse races, silent auction, raffles, rip tickets, and all you can eat food and beverages with catering by Mission BBQ for $25.

Reserve your tickets in advance so we can prepare our food and beverage suppliers! To reserve tickets, contact LeAnn Citrone at or 717-846-8871 x216 or send your order request (quantity of tickets and names for each) and payment (check made to YC Athletic Association) to her attention at York Catholic.  You will not receive a hard ticket but will be checked in the night of the event.

Dress is casual. This event is for ages 21+.

Please support our biggest fundraising event and come prepared to play and have fun while supporting YC Athletics!!

Click here for a flyer to share with friends.


Yearbook Sale

Posted on: January 15th, 2018

Even though the 2019 color yearbooks are not distributed until May, NOW is the time to place your order for a book.  Extra yearbooks are not available in May.  Only what is ordered is delivered to YC for distribution.  To make yearbook ordering easier, York Catholic is participating in the Smart Pay sales management program offered through Taylor Publishing. Smart Pay handles the order taking and payments allowing the yearbook advisor and staff additional time to produce the best yearbook ever.

Order NOW!  Simply click here or call the Smart Pay ordering line at 1-800-853-1337.


Special Note for Parents of Seniors:

There will be a special section of the 2019 yearbook reserved only for parents of seniors to send a message to their senior son or daughter.  It is a great keepsake and a wonderful way to congratulate your child for all of their years of hard work.  The rectangular space costs $20 and can be in full color with a total of 30 words and 1 picture.  Photos should be in good condition and printed on photo paper.  Please click here for the Senior Form and return it with your payment (checks made payable to York Catholic High School) to Mrs. Nagley no later than Tuesday, November 20.


2018-19 Calendar at-a-Glance

Posted on: January 1st, 2018

Click here for a printable version of the 2018-2019 York Catholic Calendar at-a-Glance.