"Dear Mrs. Stewart: I know very few people that have as much passion, commitment, and feeling for their job as you. I want to thank you for all the time you put in to help me get accepted to the college of my dreams. It would not have been possible without you and the rest of the supportive staff at York... You serve as an inspiration to me, as someone who goes to work, doing your best day in and day out for the last forty years. I hope that I could emulate your passion and I apply it to whatever I take on."

--Joseph Cohen
Class of 2009


Wednesday, Apr 01, 2015Headmaster's Thoughts — April 2015

The thing about hula hooping is that there is something absurd about it. You gyrate with arms flailing because a person’s arms have nothing to do with keeping the hula ...

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