Friday, June 22, 2018


York Suburban High School (9-12)
1800 Hollywood Dr, York PA 17403 Phone: 717.885.1270 FAX: 717.885.1271
York Suburban School District educates, challenges, and prepares students to shape the future.
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News Link Channel


York Suburban High School Newslink is an 8-to-10 minute student produced newscast which is seen by students on Wednesdays and Fridays.


Students in the Video Communications I course produce the show. Class members are introduced to video journalism. Students learn about video cameras and basic shooting techniques. Class members become familiar with all of the controls of the camera. They practice obtaining footage that demonstrates proper framing and sound quality. Students also learn the basics to become proficient in editing videotape. Knowledge of how to obtain, prepare for and then tape an interview are shown to students. They also learn the basics of writing copy for video and how to read off a teleprompter.


Upon successful completion of Video Communications I, students can enroll in Video Communications II. The second course involves creating packages and shows which will air on the Newslink program. Video Comm II students also investigate trends in video by completing monthly article summaries as well as critiques of the Newslink program.


Video Independent Study is available for students who successfully complete Video Comm I and II. Independent Study students produce monthly shows for the local cable access channel.



The York Suburban School District is an Equal Opportunity Education Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious creed, ancestry, sex, age, marital status or handicap, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Action of 1964, Title IX of the Education Act Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation of the Handicapped Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, in its activities, educational and vocational programs and in its recruitment and employment practices. Inquiries concerning the application of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the ADA and the implementing regulations may be referred to the Superintendent, 1800 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403, telephone (717) 885-1210.