Thursday, June 21, 2018
Yorkshire Elementary (K-2)
295 Mills St, York PA 17402 Phone: 717.885.1230 FAX: 717.885.1231
York Suburban School District educates, challenges, and prepares students to shape the future.
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Yorkshire Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

As the school’s parents’ organization, Yorkshire PTO is very active and is an integral part of the school.  They have a membership drive and a fund raiser each year.  With a generous budget and many, many hours of volunteer time, the parents provide many services to the school.  Some of these programs include assemblies, SWPBS celebrations, visitation days, Teacher Appreciation, Yorkshire T-shirts for all students, and much more.

2016-2017 Officers:

  • President:   Rande Fregm
  • Vice President:  Lizz Kinley
  • Treasurer:   Derrik Wolpert
  • Secretary:   Sandy Harberger

In addition, there are several committees contributing to the Yorkshire PTO.  They are:

Arts Night
Committee assists the art and music teachers in planning and organizing an evening in the spring for showcasing and sharing our students’ talents in the arts with their families and the community.

Baking and Hospitality
Comprised of volunteers willing to bake goods for various activities as needed.

Book Fairs
Committee plans and organizes two book fairs throughout the school year.

Box Tops for Education
Committee collects and bundles specially marked box tops for education labels found on General Mills, Betty Crocker, and other specially marked items and submits for redemption at designated times throughout the year.

Bus Parents
Committee organizes parent volunteers to ride the school buses home with kindergarten students the first few days of school.

Bus Tags
Committee creates and distributes bus tags to all students the first day of school.

Dance for Dollars

Committee prepares mailings for dance for dollars.  Committee also prepares and plans for dance day.

Committee will compile and publish directory of students’ addresses and class assignments.

Family Ice Cream Social
Committee plans and organizes the social in late spring.

First Grade Quilt
Committee organizes and coordinates making of a quilt with the First Grade students to store for display/raffle during their senior year in High School.

Committee supervises annual fundraiser by preparing orders and distributing goods at school.

Giant A+ Cards

Committee recruits parents to complete Giant A+ form and then enters information into Giant A+ system.

Committee will provide refreshments and setup at designated school functions such as Open House, Kindergarten Registration, etc.


Kindergarten Registration    Organize volunteers to greet new registrants, take T-shirt sizes, sell spirit wear, serve refreshments, and recruit volunteers.


100th Day

Coordinates a school-wide community service project to coincide with the 100th Day.  Decorates the school for the 100th day.


Parent/Teacher Conferences
Committee provides a lunch for the teachers that day.


Parent Visitation

Committee provides reception services, setup, direction to classrooms, etc. during American Education Week in mid-November.

Committee arranges school assemblies and special events as requested.

School Board Representative
Attends the York Suburban School Board meetings and presents any concerns of the VVC PTO to the School Board.

Senior Guest Day
Committee provides reception services to visiting “guests” in the spring.

Committee plans and decorates the showcases in the school.



Committee mails letters home for Ready Teddy Sponsorship.  Also keeps record of Ready Teddy sponsorships.

Staff Appreciation
Committee provides for staff recognition during National Teacher Appreciation Week in May.





Chick-Fil-A Community Night

Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A was a huge success!  

Thanks for all of your support!




Come join us for a PTO meeting!  It's a great way to get involved with your child's education!  All meetings are held in the Yorkshire Art Room at 6:30 pm. 




New parents welcome!  Come learn how you can get involved in our school this year!

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018


OFFICERS FOR 2018-2019:

  • President: Liz Kinley
  • Co-President: Amanda Sevier
  • Vice President: TJ Bradley
  • Treasurer: Ryan Emerson
  • Secretary: Emily Kelkis

PTO Meeting Minutes

Committee Chairs


Arts Night - Heather Rickell

Back To School/Kindergarten Orientation - PTO Officers
BookFair - Kristin Terwilliger
Box Tops - Rachel Wolpert
Bus Tags - Wolpert Family

Communications Chair - Sandy Harberger

Community Building Night - 

Cookie Decorating Night - Heather Rickell
Dance-A-ThonRochelle Wert  Directory - Kim Keffer

Event Photos -

Family Dance - 
First Grade Quilt/Banners - Lizz Kinley
Giant A+ Cards -  Dr. Stoltz
Ice Cream Social -
2017 Kindergarten Registration Rachel Wolpert 

100th Day Celebration - Heather Rickell

Movie Night - PTO Officers

Parent / Teacher Conferences - Michelle Huntzicker

Programs - Heather Henninger
School Board Rep - Rande Fregm 

Showcase - 

Spirit Wear - Cristi Lentz
Spring Fundraiser - Rande Fregm

Countdown to Kindergarten -
Yorkie Bear Sponsorship - Cristi Lentz

Yorkie Bear Volunteer - Derrick Robbins
Staff Appreciation - Michelle Huntzinger  

Sushine Committee -  Apryl Balon

Volunteer Committee - Rande Fregm

Welcome Committee - Rachel Wolpert

Yorkie Bear's Helper - Rochelle Wert


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.