York Junior High

Overview

Mission Statement

York Junior High will be an exemplary school community, dedicated to the highest standards of quality and excellence in all endeavors. Through effort, mutual respect, and focus on our mission and goals we will prepare our students with an education that enables them to live successfully in an ever-changing society. Working as a team, our students, parents, community members, and staff will all help to create a culture of excellence.

Leadership

  1. Christopher Povich, PRINCIPAL/JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
  2. Tien Koehnle, AST PRINCIPAL/JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
  3. Joshua Algaze, AST PRINCIPAL/JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
  1. SCHOOL RATING

    MET STANDARDS

  2. SCHOOL GRADES

    7 - 8

  3. NUMBER OF STUDENTS

    1,305

School Motto

Pride, Knowledge, Respect

School Colors: Royal Blue and Orange
Mascot: Grizzlies
Date Built: 2008
School Named for: C.D. York
Former CISD Superintendent

Feeder Campuses

Birnham Woods Elementary
Bradley Elementary
Broadway Elementary
Snyder Elementary
Cox Intermediate
Oak Ridge HS – 9th Grade Campus
Oak Ridge High School

Campus Programs

Art club
Band
Basketball
Book club
Cheerleading
Choir
Computer club
Cross Country
Destination Imagination Teams
Drama
Drill Team
Duke University Talent Search program
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Football
Gifted and Talented program
Golf

Lego League
National Junior Honor Society
Orchestra
Robotics
School/Community Partnerships
Science Bowl
Special Education/Focus program
Speech and Debate
Student Council
Student Leadership Academy
Tennis
Track and Field
TV Broadcasting
UIL Academic Team
Volleyball
Yearbook
Soccer club