SPE THE YORK SCHO RAND MIDDLE DIVISIO
THE YORK SCHOOL (an independent school) 1320 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X2
This year has been vety exciting! One of the things that has really made us vety proud indeed is becoming an Authorized IB (Primaty Year's Programme) school. Evetyone from grade 1 to 6 knows just how much work it took to achieve this. . . teachers. . . sn1dents... and of course, Mrs. Galbraith!!! Congranllations evetyone! In this Yearbook we all enjoy seeing picnu路es of ourselves at all the special days: Exhibition, Spirit Days, Oochathon etc. etc. Thanks to all those who work vety hard to put the Yearbook together under the very able leadership of Ms. Almeida and her team of Ms. Hickman, Mrs. Royce, Mrs. Bell, Mrs. ]erred, Mr. Snow and Mrs. Bedbrook. Barbara Goodwin-Zeibots Head
As always, I am "down to the wire" in preparing my yearbook write up and am being reminded on a remarkably regular basis that I have only hours remaining. It's not that I have nothing to say, but evety day that I delay bring us closer and closer to spring. I know that there is a day right at the end of Febmaty when the light from the setting sun reflects off the windows of the building across the street and fills my office with a glorious yellow glow and then I am sure that, once again, we have all smvived yet another winter! That day has arrived, so I can now safely meet my deadline. June brings the end of another wonderful school year and a host of warm memories about evetything that happened here at York. So ... find a patch of sunshine, curl like a cat and enjoy yet another fabulous edition of the yearbook! Marilyn Andrews Admissions
THE YORK SCHOOL
Art Adams Maintenance
Katherine Almeida Primary French
Debbie Alvarez Reception
Tara Anchel Grade 6F
john Ander~on Building Manager
ChriMine Appadur.ti Accounting
Maria Barnden Glebe
Matthew Barry Grade 58
Ginny Bate~ York Shop
Leigh Bedbrook Grade 88
Anne Bell Grade 3RB
Anuradha Bhattacharya Reception and Attendance
Murray Calvin Security
Margaret Cathers Reception and Attendance
Andrea Charlton Grade 5C
Nancy Bunyard Music
FACUL1Y AND STAFF
Ken Cluley Geography and History
Vanessa Colabawalla Administrative Assistant
Sophie Doig Glebe
Moira Dossetor Director of Development
Dianne Dowman Academic Head of Technology
Gerald Feeney Director of Athletics
Melissa Freedman Grade 6F
Frank Gibbs Security
Liz Gilbert Senior Library
Lisa Graydon Music
Tosca Guardino Administrative Assistant
Shelagh Gublavison Grade 4G
Martha Hall Phys. Ed
Gordon Hefford Lunchroom & Maintenance
Gillian Hickman Phys. Ed
Patricia Indart Accounting
Pat ]erred Currintlum Coordinator Lower School
jacqueline Jesser Grade 7/ 8 Science
Bengt johan~son Maintenance
Katharine jurkovic Development Assist<lnt
Talei Kunkel Grade SK
Danielle Lemeiux Gracie 7L
Eric Maerov Grade 7M
juMin Medved Geography and Phys. Ed
julie Meskis Grade 1M
Sean Mitchell Phys. Ed
Mary Moffat Grade 2M
Shannon O'Neil Grade 7N
David Paris Grade 61'
Kathleen Peak I.T. Support
Jan johns Maintenance
Mark Persaud Network Administrator
Christine Pouliot Glebe
Daphne Radford Grade lR
Eric Robertson Middle Years Programme Coordinator
Sheila Royce Grade 3RB
Jeanette Seymour Glebe
Hugh Shankland Lunchroom and Maintenance
Harriet Simand Grade 3S
Karen Smith Junior French
Bart Snow Art
Chris Steele Maintenance
Janet Stefanyk Grade 2S
Sara Spencer Junior Library
Kevin Stewart Grade SS
Lesley Stewart Grade 4S
Janine Suboch Art
Mary Teolis Head ofEYP
Harry Timmermans lnMmmental Music
Wilma joy Veenstra Glebe
Annette Whiteley Director of Finance
Absent: Sydney Corbett
Absent: Farid Ghodes
THE LOWER SCHOOL - GRADES ONE TO SIX At the time of writing this we are half way through our school year and look back on a variety of events: the new cafeteria, the gift of the beautiful mural in our playground, various special events and celebrations and the November authorization visit for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme. On Thursday, January 30'11 , Barbara Goodwin-Zeibots received the official letter from the International Baccalaureate Organization in Geneva informing us that The York School is now a recognized IBPYP school. This certificate, which will be duly framed and hung, represents planning, reflection and growth on the part of teachers and students, and support and encouragement from parents, the board and the administration. Btyan Nixon, one of our authorization visitors, commented that The York School has a great faculty and even better kids and expressed the wish that his school could experience the same highly supportive parents that he met at York. As you can imagine, this news was greatly celebrated, our certificate well earned and the Lower School Faculty are to be warmly congratulated for this achievement. Not that the work or the planning now stops. Becoming an IBPYP school is not an end in itself, but an incentive to continue to move forward in creating a learning environment that is engaging, challenging and relevant to the world outside the classroom so that our students, as outlined in the lBO mission statement, will become, critical and compassionate thinkers, lifelong learners and informed participants in local and world affairs. To this end we are well into developing the second, grade six PYP exhibition to be held on March 4'h . The central idea for the exhibition is, Migration From Other Countries Affects The Host Country. Groups of students are busy researching and developing information on immigration and planning a multi-media display representing a particular migrant community in Toronto and the st01y of their journey, culnu路e and integration into Canadian society. I am sure the exhibition will be as vibrant and exciting as our first one was last year. Barbara Galbraith Head of the Lower School
MS. MESKIS AND CLASS
Ana Leigh Graham
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MS. RADFORD AND CLASS
Anne Meagan Mariano
Anne Sophie Shogimen
MS . MOFFAT AND CLASS
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Sarah Evelyn Moor
John James (Jake) Stoddart
Absent: Jack Kamin, Michelle Sprackman
MS. STEFANYK AND CLASS
MS. SIMAND AND CLASS
Robe1to De Pasquale
MRS. ROYCE AND MRS. BELL'S CLASS
Cassandra Di Matteo
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Ms. Gustavison and Class
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MS. STEWART AND CLASS, Absent: Ms. Stewart
Dora Julianna Csopak
Absent: Zak Tabatznik
MS. CHARLTON AND CLASS
Mary Claire Bass
Catherine Mary Moor
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MR. BARRY AND CLASS
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MS. FREEDMAN AND CLASS
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MR. PARIS AND CLASS
THE MIDDLE SCHOOL As you look through the Middle School pages of the yearbook, you will see the three grade seven and the three grade eight classes involved in many interesting activities. It was a busy and exciting fall term starting with the three day leadership and team building experience at Camp Kandalore, United Way Week and the art and music afternoons. Januaty was the first anniversary of the new gymnasium, the grade seven ski day and the girls basketball tournament in Montreal. The grade eight trip to Quebec City, the boys basketball tournament, the Chinese New Year celebrations and the second annual Shakespeare Day all took place before March break. April brought our annual Oochathon, student-led conferences and Eatth Day celebrations. The spring term was filled with attistic and athletic activities including the production of The Music Man, Att and Music Night, the grade seven Cannes Film Festival, the Athletic Banquet, outing day, and sports day. The eight grade eight House Captains (Elisabeth Hass, Jordan Simon, Lauren Damp, Harrison Notkin, Lauren Davies, lssy Miller, Chris DiMatteo and Eve Kordyback) were vety enthusiastic and extremely responsible in fulfilling their duties this year and have raised the spirit level at York by organizing special events, having House assemblies and spotting activities. They also designed and put up the new House Points Board located in the south link just outside the gym offices. This enabled all students to keep a close eye on how their House was faring against the other Houses. This year we initiated a Sports and Social Council, headed by Maty Ratcliffe and Myles Kaufman, to organize an intra-mural league in the gym at lunch as well as dances and other social events for the Middle School students. As always, the Middle School faculty has been extremely innovative and dedicated in providing the students with a curriculum that is both stimulating and challenging. The teachers were involved in two new initiatives this year, a school-wide Global Ethics programme and the beginning of the implementation process for the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme. As you can see, the teachers have definitely been busy and enormously successful in their endeavours! I want to thank the Middle School faculty and students for a wonderful 2002/ 2003 school year. Sincerely Susan Charron
Elisabeth (Lissy) Brown
Giampiero De Pasquale
Zane Alexander Mersky
MLLE LEMIEUX AND CLASS
MR. MAEROV AND CLASS
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MS. O'NEIL AND CLASS
GRADE EIGHT GRADUATES 2003
Bedbrook ,md dass. Absent: Andrew Irwin.
Ms. Kunkel and
Absent: Ali Babul, Jordan Simon, Evan Silver.
CONGRATULATIONS!!! '\l !~ ~~ii!ii '
Mr. Stewart and class. Absent: Natania Marcus.
GRADE 8B Taryn Beber
have been at York for 7 years. Thanks to my friends, especially "Spac", and all the rest who made York a great experience. My beM trips were Mansfield and Quebec. I enjoyed playing on the volleyball and basketball teams. Thanks to all my teachers, especially to Mrs. Bedbrook. I won't be returning to York but I will keep the memories forever. Thanks York.
My favourite memory was when Mr. Paris galloped around the class room like the White Pony. I'm not coming back next year, bye York!
I came to the York School in grade two and h:tve made lots of friends over the years. I'll ~till be here next year, again, and the year after, maybe. Good luck to next year's grade eights. Hemember to study for exam~! Allnighters work for tests, exams, and project~! Procrastination b fun and can work, ~orne足 times.
This year at York has been a fantastic experience. When I arrived, e veryone in the da~s made me feel welcome. I am really grateful that Mrs. Bedbrook, Ms. Charron, the Maff and the grade eight classes supported me after my father pa~sed away. I am looking forward to another wonderful year in high school at York!
I've only been here for two year~. There are !>orne things I'll never forget, like how freezing it was in Quebec thb year (-'13) and go ing to all the "fun" overnight trip~. I'm definitely glad that grade eight's over and I'm looking forward to a brand new year. "Let's nt i~e a gl,tss of milk to the end of another day."
I h,tve been at York for two years and it's been great. I just want to thank all my friends for being so awesome. I'll see most of you next year!
I arrived at the York School in gr.tde ~even and am now currently in grade eight. These long years could be ~ u mmarize d with the following quotes: "All that is needed to pass your difficulties, b gut~ and the .tbility to go fa~t" and "The spoon is nor real, your mind make~ it real." (The Matrix)
During my years I've been on basketball, soccer, track and baseball teams. My greateM accomplishment was when our basketb,tll team pulled together to lose by only 2 points in the final. I've made some excellent friends during my tie here. I wish them luck. Goodbye to those who are leaving and I look forward to seeing those friends who are returning to York.
When I came to York from overseas I had difficulty fitting in and adju~ting to the expectations of the school. After a couple of month~ I felt more <.omfortable about what wa ~ expected of me and I made three good friend~ : Blythe, Laurel and Gareth. I hope next year b easier adjusting and ma king new friend~!
have been at The York Sd10ol for grade seven and eight. It has ben a great experience for the past two years but I have to leave for grade nine. Thank you for all the wonde rful support from the teachers, and mo;t of all from my friend;. I will miss you all next year. xoxo.
have spent ten interesting years at York, from Glebe to Sheldrake then to Yonge where we are currently. We've grown a lot over the years. In that time I've made many friends and had great times. The Quebec trip was amazing. I may be seeing you in September but I don't know. Thank you everyone for a funny year.
Hello York! This school has been wonderful and I have enjoyed my time here. This wa!> my sixth year at York but I'm not sure if I'm coming back next year. I may be going to Northern next year, so for now, goodbye.
I have had many great memories at York. The reachers are nice and helpful and I have made many new friends here. I will leave York next year for new experiences and opportunities. I have loved my rime here. It has been challenging at times bur it has also been fun. The Quebec trip was great I loved it
Hi everyone! 1bi.s is my second year at York and
it's been fun. The highlights of my year were the Quebec trip, the boys under fourteen ba&kedxill tournament and Shakespeare's Twelfth Night production. I'm looking forward ro new adventures in grade nine in the high &ehool. See you!
I've only been at York for two years, bur in that time I have made many friends and many memories. Grade eight was my favorite year at York. I know I will keep in touch with all my friends here even though we're all going our separate ways. I've had great reachers, but I would really like to thank Mrs. Bedbrook and wish her good luck when she moves. Thank you York.
I thought York was a great school and it was a lor of fun. I have had some great experiences ar York &uch as the Quebec and Kandalore trip. I have made lots of friends and I am going to stay at York next year.
Greetings mortals, I am Marra, and my mommy thinks I'm cool. I've been at York since grade seven. I've made great friends! You are all my heroes!
I came to this school in grade seven. Over the past two year&, I made many friends and I have many memorie&. My favourite parr of school wa& going on &chool trips. My favourite trip was the Quebec trip. I will be staying ar York and I hope that I will have many more memories when I finally leave.
I've been ar York since grade one. I love all my friends.
The past three years ar York have been great and there have been many memorable moments. The badminton ream wa& bO much fun, even though we lost moM of our games. Mlle. and Mrs. B. were great teachers! just want ro say hi to all my friendb! See you next year.
Peter Valerio This was my first year at York. I made some good friends. I'd like to name them but then I might leave someone our and they'd be mad. David and I were the biggest contributors to the championship game. POP. POP. POP.
GRADE 8K Daniel Applebaum
I have been at this school since grade five. I have had a lot of fun and a lot of great experiences. I have met ~orne great teachers and made many friends. I am staying at York for grade nine but I'm not sure what I am going to be doing for the years to come.
I have been at York for eleven years. Over the years I have had great experiences and have made ~o many terrific friends . 8pace'!ever! Thanks for the memories York. Ciao!
I am ;I new Muclent to The York School and huve enjoyed thi~ year very much. It w.1~ great to play on the ba~ketba ll tea m and participate in the tournament~. I made many new friends thb year. I am look ing forward to being part of the Upper School.
I've been at The York School for two years. I'm not sure if I'm going to stay here or not. I made lots of friends the~e laM two year~ : Katie, Blythe, Molly, Mary, Marta, Lauren, Lauren D, Petra, Laurel and Carly. I laugh at you. Ha ha!
Molly Friedman Iii. I've been at York
grade two, and each year I h;JVe gained more knowledge, and more memo rie~ . I think thi~ year is my favourite year, thank~ to all my amazing friends (Blythy-o). I don't think I'll be Maying next year but I'd like to wish all my cia~~ mates good lmk in high ~thool. Bye!
Emily Grant I've been at York since grade ~even. I've had &ome wonderful memories and I've met some great friend& even though thb is only my second ye.1r here. I'll never forget Dani, Tay, Tare, Tanz, Shani, Fudge or l&&y 8pac'lever! Thanks York for the fabulou~ times. I won't forget them!
I've been here ~ince grade fou r and it'~ all over. I've h.1tl ~ome good times and ~ome bad one~ . I enjoyed going to M u n~fielcl in grade ~ix , getting my laptop h1 ~t year and finally going to Quebec City in Febnwry. I'll miss .1ll of my friends when I leave.
I have been at York ~ince grade four and all the good times h.1ve flown by. My favourite year& were grade ~ i x and seven becau~e they had the be~t field trip&. I will definitely miss the York Lower and Middle School , but I .un re.1lly looking forward to High School. Goodbye for now York!
I have been at The York School ~ince grade ~even and thi~ is my ~etoncl ye.1r. I h.1ve enjoyed my experience here, with good time~. b.1cl times and ~ome very exciting time~. I have had many different teachers, and I am ~ure that twenty years from now, I will remember something valuable that they t.1ught me. I'm not coming back next year so thank~ for everything.
I came to thb ~chool in grade ~even and I have never regretted the change. The teacher& have been supportive and helpful during and after school and we have done lot& of fun events, the beM being the Quebec trip. The sports team& have also been fun and I really enjoyed the ba~ketball finals.
Issy (Isanne) Miller
my firM year at York. I had some good clays and bad, but most of them were good. I made a lot of new friends and enjoyed every minute I ~pent with them. The teachers were terrific a nd I look forward to having a great next year. See you in high ~chool York! "Succe~s only comes before work in the dictionary".
My four years at York have been quite memorable. I came in grade five and I've made ~ome fantastic friend&. I loved the field trips. especially basketball in Montreal and Kandelore. I am not sure if I will be coming back next year but I'm &ure if I did I would have a great time.
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I've been at York since grade seven and I've had some great times here and made lots of friends . I've had really good teachers and have enjoyed working with a laptop. I'll miss my friends who are leaving York but I am looking forward to having a fun year and making new friends.
I've had many great experiences at the York School since grade sLx. I've had great teachers and made lots of friends. One of my major achievements was receiving the An Award in grade seven. I'm planning to come back to the school next year for grade nine.
I have been at York ~ince grade five. I have shared many great memories here whether it's gong to Mansfield, hanging out at Dorset, or visiting Quebec this year. Over the years I have made many new friend~: Molly, Blythe, Mary, Lauren, lssy, Taryn, Petra, Lizzy, Tahira, Elisabeth, Lauren.
Thank you to my friends Lizzy, Mary, Katie, Lauren, Blythe, Carly, Molly, Petra and Marta for being there when I needed you. The Quebec trip was great. I love Orlando Bloom and Lord of the Rings, rocks!
I have been at York since grade seven and it's been fun. It's been a great experience being on the soccer team for two years and playing basketball this year. I really loved going to Dorset, Kandalore and Quebec. All my teachers and friends really made York a fun two years, and I hope my fumre years at York will be just as good.
have been at York since I was in grade ~even. I have had some awesome experience~ here. I had a great time on our trip to Kandalore and an amazing basketball tournament in Vancouver. I have had some good teacher~ and made some great friends. I will not be coming back next year and I will miss everyone.
I've been at York since grade seven. I didn't like it much last year but this year has definitely been awesome! Thanks to all my friends, you're amazing. Also thanks to Mummy, Daddy, Kegan, Holt and Chase. "A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself".
Thb is my first year at the York school and I've had a fun time. I really like my class, 8K, and all my teachers. I made lots of new friends and have some special memories. I enjoyed playing on the soccer team and all the field trips, especially Kandalore and Quebec.
Over the past four ye.1rs I have had a great time at The York School. I have made lots of good friends and have had many good teachers. Sadly, I will probably be leaving next year. I just want to give a props to the ba~ketball team. Peace out and keep on rocking in the free world!
My past 10 years at York have been great! I have had many amazing teachers and made many friends. I have participated in lot~ of sports and trips with York. Shout out to Eve and Ella, I will miss you guys next year. I will miss everyone! BYE!
My past two years at York have been amazing. York has taught me a lot. I've made many friend~ and I have had many great teachers. Next year I will be staying at York, and I hope the wonderful experience will continue. See ya next year!
What to ~ay? I've been at The York School for 8 year~ and have many memories .. . musiL classes in the church at Sheldrdke, moving to the new building in fourth grade, two years of Mudent council, and many more. York ha~ been amazing for me and I :1m looking forwa rd to making more memories in High School.
My past two years at The York School have been memorable but I have to say, l can't wait untill next year. York has prepared me for the challenges of high school life ÂŠ. Lauren and Eve, I know that whatever school we end up going to we will keep in touch.
Iv'e had tons of fun at The York School Champlain house is pretty wol. The past 8 years have gone by fast. Great friend~hips will always last. I will remember every class, As long as you don't forget, Elisabeth !-lass!
I've only been here for only two years and I'm not leaving ~o see you all next ye;tr! I had fun thi~ ye.tr (even though I broke my ;trm). Thanb ~o much Katie, Lauren Davies, Mary, Marta, Blythe, Molly, T-Bird, Liz I lass, Tahira ... etc. for alway~ being there and for being great friend~! Love you all!
Hi everyone! I just wanted to say what a great year this was! Hellos all around to Petra, Elisabeth, Tahira, and Lina. I've only been here for two years and already I have made some amazing friends. Thank you for being there when I needed you. See you next year. Byebye Luvvyluvvy
I have spent eight years m York, and had a lot of fun. I've had ~orne great teal her~ .mel made a lot of friend~. Hi to Lauren, ella, and M.tggie! I'm leaving next year, but will always remember the great times here at York. I'll mb~ everyone. Thanb for everything York, BYE!
Over the paM two years, I have had a great time at York. I would like to thank all of my teacher&, especially Mr. Maerov and Mr. Stewart. I've made a lot of good friend&, and I've had a lot of fun with everyone. I hope to see you all next year.
The York School hJs been my re;"on for w.tking up .11 7:00AM for 8 yeJr>. I remember the >Lhool Jt Sht!ldrake (no Jir-wndilioning) We hJd .1 <huÂŤh sJnouary for mu>iL and a pJrking lot for a pl.tyground. MJny thing' I1Jve dlJnged sim e. now we I1Jve J b'YmnJsium, two dJ"'" for eJ<h grade, four floors, .md sepJrJte air and he.lt for eJth room. This school h.t> bewme my >etond home. "I hank you for the greJt memories!
I've had &ome great time~ at The York School and I will be continuing here just for grade nine. I also have a lot of good memories from my time on the basketball teams. my experience has been <I plea~ant one. I really enjoyed all of my funny teachers and I learned a lot.
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I have been at York for 6 years plus senior kindergarten. This is a great school and I plan to stay here through High School. The teachers and the entire program have been great! I'll be seeing you guys next year when I'm in Grade 9!
I have had an amazing 6 years at The York School. I have so many memories of good times with my friends, classes and my teachers. I will probably not be going to York next year, so I will miss everyone--all the guys and especially my great friends!! I love you all xoxo.
My time here at York has been an absolute blast! I've had so many memorable experiences with my amazing friends and my teachers (Mr. Stewart). Being here for 2 years has really made me think about going to high school and how much I'm going to miss everyone here at York. Love you all! Bye York! XOXOX
Hey! I have been at The York School for six years now and I have really enjoyed it. I have made some great friends and I have a lot of great memories. I've really enjoyed my time as a House Captain. Thank you to all my teachers. See you next year! Go johnson!
David Owen Cord
I have been at The York School for two years. There were some great basketball memories as Peter and I were the best fans on the court for the championship gamePOP POP POP! I have made many good friends, but unfortUnately I won't be returning to the Upper School.
Oh great! My eighth year of school zipped by. School has been a blast this year! When I look back at Grade One I remember dreading Grade Eight and graduation. But now I find that the experience was all worth it. I would like to thank my friends, parents, and Mr. Stewart for making it all worth while.
03 baby!!! We were within 2 points in the championship game. Birthday in Quebec was sick! thanks for the cake. To bad it was so cold! This year was awesome! Finally, I finish with L'chaim (to life).
I have been at The York School since Grade One. Back then I thought that I would never make it this far, but what can I say? I finally made it through Grade Eight and have taken another step in the journey of life. A famous man once said "life is a journey not a destination." I have certainly enjoyed my journey at The York School.
LOOKING BACK AT SPRING 2002
THE GRADE 2 & 3 MUSEUM DAY
2002 ATHLETIC BANQUET
ART AND MUSIC NIGHT AT YORK
Grade 2: Family Portraits "Like Picasso" Grade 4: Colour Mandala
Grade 1: Fish Drawings
AROUND THE WORLD IN ONE DAY
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THE GRADE 6 EXHIBITION
IT'S FALL AGAIN
ANOTHER YEAR BEGINS AT YORK
THE TERRY FOX RUN
The York School was honoured that Darrell Fox, Terry Fox's brother, assisted us with the 20'" annual Teny Fox run. Running, jogging, plodding and walking we went. Rain turned into sunshine so we didn't have to wear boots. We raised approximately $32,000 for cancer research. Way to go York! By Elijah Teitelbaum
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AND FUN FAIR
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GRADE 1 TRIP TO DOWNEY'S FARM
GRADE 4 TRIP TO MANSFIELD
GRADE 7-8 FALL TRIP
UNITED WAY WEEK
GRADE 6 TRIP TO MANSFIELD
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CHINESE NEW YEAR
We had an assembly to celebrate Chinese New Year. February 1, 2003 was the Chinese New Year. Evety year has a different symbol. This is the year of the goat. To celebrate, lettuce or cabbage hangs from the front of stores and the dragon jumps up and grabs the vegetables and moves on to another store. Sometimes Chinese people set off firecrackers to scare off the dragons! By Alys Shee and Alex Tong Grade 3 ~ 87 ~/
THE CHRISTMAS PAGEANT
MUSIC AT YORK
SPORTS AT YORK
Junior Cross Country team with coaches Ms. Gustavison, Ms. Smith.
Fall Junior Development League with coaches Mrs. )erred, Ms. Hickman, Mr. Snow.
Winter Junior Development League with coaches Ms. Gustavison, Mr. Mitchell.
Under 13 Soccer team with coaches Mr. Mitchell, Mr. Paris.
Under 13/ 14 Girls Badminton team with coaches Ms. Charron, Ms. Hickman
Under 14 Boys Volleyball team with coaches Ms. Jesser, Mr. Vance.
SPORTS AT YORK
Under 13 Boys Basketball team with coach Mr. Maerov.
Under 14 Girls Basketball team with coach Mr. Barry.
Under 14 Boys Basketball team with coach Mr. Stewart.
Student Council with advisors Mr. Mitchell, Ms. Spencer.
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