Thursday, October 23, 2014 - Cycle Day 2
York Suburban Middle School (6-8)
455 Sundale Dr, York PA 17403 Phone: 717.885.1260 FAX: 717.885.1261
York Suburban School District educates, challenges, and prepares students to shape the future.
  Buildings    Middle School

Dr. Scott T. Krauser


455 Sundale Drive

York, PA 17402


Fax (717) 885-1261

Guidance (717) 885-1262

Guidance Fax (717) 885-1263



Parent/Teacher Conferences



Monday, November 3, 2014 by appointment


7:45 AM - 3:00 PM


Tuesday, November 4, 2014 by appointment


6:30 PM to 8:30 PM


To schedule a conference, please call the Middle School office on Wednesday, October 29th and Thursday, October 30th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM


or Friday, October 31, 2014  from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

885-1260, extension 6001


Report cards will be available online Thursday, October 30, 2014


Magazine Sale 2014-2015

YSMS Magazine Sale continues throughout the year...

You can access the website at  Click on Parents and Students tab to create your personal account and follow instructions to begin.   Our organization on line ID is 2666105.    


40% of our sales go directly to support our students and activities! 


Back to School Packet


Attention Parents/Guardians: This Online Back-to-School Packet contains important information that all parents/guardians and students need to review and complete.


Please remember to go to Infinite Campus and update the contact information for your household and each student's health history information.  Online Payment is also available from Infinite Campus!!


Please click on each link below, read and review the information.  (Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the window.)



Student and Parent Handbook (read and review)


Appendix A

Code of Student Conduct (read and review)


Appendix B

Contract for Participation in Co-Curricular and Extra-Curricular Activities (CFP)

Activity Fee Payment Voucher (not required if paying online via Infinite Campus)

Activity Fee Waiver Application


Appendix C

Kingston Park


Appendix D

Grade 6 Supply List

Grade 7 Supply List

Grade 8 Supply List


Appendix E

Important Middle School Dates


Appendix F

Student “Agenda”


Appendix G

Acceptable Use Policy (read and review) 

Electronic Devices Policy (read and review)


Appendix H

Medication Form (Required if your child needs to take medication at school).


Appendix I

              G.O.T. PRIDE


Appendix J

Parent Sign Off Sheet (This form must be completed,
signed and sent to school with your child).

  After you have reviewed each section above:

  • Click on the Parent Sign Off Sheet link
  • Check or uncheck the appropriate boxes
  • Complete fields at the bottom
  • Print and sign the form
  • Return this form on the first day of school, and NO LATER THAN Friday, August 22, 2014

Please note: If you have multiple children in one building, you can change the student info at the bottom and reprint the form without starting over.


Grade 6 Physical Form
(To be completed by Physician and returned to school)


Grade 7 Dental Form
(To be completed by Dentist and returned to school)

Grade 8 

**Chromebook Guidelines and Agreement The agreement must be printed from Infinite Campus and signed in order to receive a Chromebook.


 Chromebook Insurance Policy

Physical Education Policy

Physical education attire is required for all students participating in physical education classes and must conform to the school dress code guidelines.  For hygiene and safety, students are required to change clothes for physical education class.  The required attire shall consist of elastic waistband athletic shorts or cotton sweat pants with no pockets, a crewneck T-shirt, and sneakers with laces.  Students may purchase a school (black shorts/orange shirt) uniform for approximately $17.00 by requesting an order form from the physical education teachers.  The uniform should not be worn during the regular school day.


CTC Membership Form
Optional Form to support the Communities That Care Alliance.


CTC Suburban Youth Information Form

Information Form to give our Middle School and High School students a place in our community where they are welcome and safe after school.


CTC Suburban Youth Enrollment Form

Optional Enrollment Form to give our Middle School and High School students a place in our community where they are welcome and safe after school.

K12 Payment Center - Online meal payment and purchase monitoring
When you first add your child(ren), the balance will be zero, since the balance is not pulled from our point of sale system until a transaction occurs.  The correct balance will appear within 24 hrs.



Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIPS)


Free & Reduced Lunch Information and Application (optional) - NOW ONLINE in Infinite Campus


A new mobile from Whitsons. Click here to download the app.


Online Code of Conduct Contract


Parents/Guardians  - Click here for the Online Code of Conduct Contract


Book Fair

York Suburban Middle School

Scholastic Book Fair!

Thursday, October 30th -

Friday, November 7th


Students- will visit the Book Fair during the school day!

Parents – Book Fair will be open for you to shop on the following dates:

Monday, Nov. 3rd

during Parent Teacher Conferences

Tuesday, Nov. 4th

6:00-8:00 PM

Book and Music Café and Parent Teacher Conferences

Or – any school day during school hours! 


Bring Your Own Device

Bring Your Own Device - Student Device Registration

Before a student may bring a personal electronic wireless device to school, he/she must:
2.  Register his/her device by completing the form below. This is required even if you are using a cell phone without Internet access! The STUDENT must click here to register his/her device because it requires him/her to log in to Google Apps. At this time, it is not available for parents.  Click here to register: YSSD Wireless Device Registration

Upcoming Events


Parent Information for:


Yearbook Order Form- order now through November 7, 2014

3 ways to order- online, via telephone, or print/return this form to school

64 full color, hard cover yearbook- $29.00

Optional Yearzine insert (16 extra pages)- $3.00


Picture Retake Day - Thursday, November 13th 


If you want your student to have their picture "retaken", his or her picture packet MUST be turned into the photographer on this date.


If your student did not have their picture taken on School Picture Day which was September 5th, please have him or her pick up a picture pack or download the form below.   This packet has complete details pertaining to background choices and portrait packages available.  The packet along with payment is due on Picture Retake Day.


Lifetouch Order Form




CTC Variety Show - 10th Year Anniversary

Saturday, November 22nd @ 7:00 PM




CTC Suburban Youth Center:



Suburban Youth Center Information Form 


Suburban Youth Center Enrollment Form




Click here to join the Giant A+ School Rewards Program for YSMS




 Educational Trip Reminders:

  • Students may be excused from school attendance for up to five (5) school days per year to participate in educational tours or trips.  These must be pre-approved two (2) weeks prior to the trip.
  • Educational trips will not be approved during the first 10 days and last 10 days of the school year, or during standardized testing windows.
  • Trip forms are available on the school district website or in any school building office.

Educational Trip or Tour Request Form






6th and 7th/8th Grade Dances - October 24, 2014

6th Grade Dance:  3 PM to 5 PM


7th & 8th Grade Dance: 6 PM to 8 PM


Come as you are or wear a costume!!!


Remember that dress code still applies.


Tickets will be sold at lunch Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday - $2.00

Tickets at the door on Friday - $5.00


Food and beverages will be sold by the PSO.


Reminder:  Parents must be on time to pickup your student.




Red Ribbon Week: October 23 - October 31, 2014



October 23 - October 31, 2014


Click here for the link to the fact sheet.




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.