West York Area School District is a public school entity located in south-central Pennsylvania serving approximately 3,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade who live in the Borough of West York and the Township of West Manchester.

   In West York, our purpose is twofold: 1) create opportunities for our students to thrive, and

2) to develop world-class citizens.  Ultimately, our aim is to equip West York graduates for more and better opportunities to thrive in an increasingly complex and competitive society while also empowering graduates to lead with integrity, empathy, and respect for others.

   Please feel free to contact us to discover how our highly qualified teachers and staff fulfill our mission of Every Student Every Day!




School Director

Spotlight - February 2020

Ms. Jeanne Herman



Beginning Feb. 3, 2020



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High School Musical






Friday, March 6, 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 7, 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 8, 2 p.m.

Tickets: Veterans & Seniors Citizens $5, Students $8, Adults $10

To purchase tickets, click HERE

Four High School students recently took home awards in the annual West York VFW Post 8951 audio-essay contest. The topic for this year's contest was "What Makes America Great?"

(Pictured, L-R): Chloe Hoover, Junior, tied for First Place; Zoha Wasim, Junior, tied for First Place, and Alyssa Denney, Junior, Second Place. Not pictured, Madge Myers, Junior, Third Place. Chloe Hoover also took Fifth Place in the district-level competition! Students were awarded monetary gifts, certificates, and medals.

Middle School Comedy


Friday, Feb. 21, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Feb 22, 3 p.m.

Tickets will be sold at the door.

Adults $5, Students $3






On Jan. 6th, the District celebrated four student-athletes that signed letters of intent to further their athletic careers following graduation.

From left:

Makennah Hoffman, basketball, York College; Tesia Thomas, track & field, Penn State; Sean Nicholas, lacrosse, Mars Hill University; Alyssa Zorbaugh, basketball, Lycoming; Sydney Sweitzer, lacrosse, York College.

The WY community is invited -Mini-THON 2020!

Mark your calendar and plan to come to support our awesome fundraising Bulldogs as they take a stand For the Kids!

  • April 17, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for students.

Please RSVP HERE to attend 

To celebrate National School Counseling Week, Feb. 3-7, WY Admins created hand-written signs of appreciation for the amazing team of WY counselors! The week is about highlighting the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career. Thank you for your commitment, dedication, and the difference you make at West York!

All are invited -

2020 Cultural Fair!

Thursday, March 19th

Students and families from ALL WY buildings are encouraged to participate, volunteer, and share your culture.

Click HERE to learn more! 

Businesses looking to hire high school students - sign up now for the


Thursday, April 23, 2020

West York Area High School

Contact Ms. Manda Meese, Diversified Occupations, at 717-845-6634 x2062 or click HERE to register.


Click HERE for information

about the Bulldog Pantry!

What is MTSS?

Click to learn more.

Get involved!

Click a link to see how you can volunteer

for a WY PTO/PTSO committee.

The West York Board of Directors was honored in celebration of School Director Appreciation Month at the Jan.21st Board meeting. Presentations were given by Superintendent Dr. Todd Davies as well as elementary students and Student Council officers from the Middle School and High School.

(Pictured, L-R) Mr. Don Carl; Ms. Jeanne Herman, Vice President; Ms. Courtney Dennis; Mr. Lynn Kohler; Mr. George Margetas, Treasurer; Ms. Brandy Shope; Mr. Douglas Hoover; Mr. Todd Gettys; Ms. Suzanne Smith, President


Thank you for all you do!

Did you know that WY is forming a Unified Track & Field Team at the High School? This is a great opportunity for ALL students. Follow the link to learn more, and please encourage students to get involved! 

Click HERE for more information.

"Nailed it!"

WY Varsity and JH Cheerleaders visited the residents at Rest Haven on Jan. 23rd. The Bulldogs spent time making new friends and giving the residents manicures!

The Middle School Future City group won the Best City Layout at the Future City Competition on Jan. 25th at the State Museum in Harrisburg.

The Competition is a nationwide non-profit engineering competition for middle school students. 

Pictured, left to right: Thomas Baker, Sierra Shupp, Ava King, Kaitlynn Walizer, Darien

Reimold, and Ms. Jill Striebig.


1891 Loucks Road, Suite 100

York, PA 17408  

​Tel: (717) 792-2796





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