YCAL Offers Students Career Exploration Opportunities

YCAL Offers Students Career Exploration Opportunities

Elizabeth Beall, Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

One of the biggest decisions that a high schooler makes is choosing what to pursue in the future. York County Alliance for Learning’s career exploration programs provide students with the chance to get a behind the scenes look into a specific career hosted by a business.   An individual wil...

Susky Staff Dives Head First into Headspace

Susky Staff Dives Head First into Headspace

Lizzy Beall, Reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Meditation and mindfulness has been embraced by SHS faculty with subscriptions for the Headspace app.   Headspace utilizes voice-instruction and animations to naturally train users’ minds to accept their thoughts instead of resist them.   Research has shown that meditation can help reduce stress a...

A Yam-tastic Time at Yamfest

A Yam-tastic Time at Yamfest

Liz Beall, Reporter

December 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Uncategorized

 Students in 12 AP English Lit present their yam creations on Thursday, December 21 during the annual Yamfest lead by English teacher Katharine Wilt.   This yam celebration simulates the Feast of the New Yam from Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe that classes are reading.   In this novel, t...

Big Buddies Meet with Little Buddies at SES

Big Buddies Meet with Little Buddies at SES

Liz Beall, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

   Big Buddies began building year-long relationships with their Little Buddies after training in November.   In the Big Buddy program, a Southern Elementary School student is paired with a Susquehannock junior or senior with the goal of forming a positive bond.   Not only do Little Buddie...

Spanish Students Bring Back Smiles with Sugar

Spanish Students Bring Back Smiles with Sugar

Lizzy Beall, Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under Features

  The AP and pre-AP Spanish students collected candy donations to unwrap joy for the children in Puerto Rico.        Donations were finalized on Friday, December 1 to be dropped off at the York Hispanic Center on Tuesday, December 5.   Four-year Spanish senior Sandra Ramirez says that ...

Elizabeth Beall

Elizabeth Beall

November 6, 2017


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Senior Elizabeth Beall is enjoying her first year on the Courier staff. Her favorite part is getting the opportunity to creatively capture what matters to the school and community. Other classes she likes involve life sciences and literature.  She loves spending her free time in fellowship with her...

‘Once upon an Orchestra’ Concert Spins its Tale

‘Once upon an Orchestra’ Concert Spins its Tale

Elizabeth Beall, Reporter

October 29, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

 The Susquehannock and Southern Middle School orchestras presented the theme of musical stories for their annual fall concert held on Tuesday, October 24.   Orchestra director Zachary Levi’s inspiration from the opera “Hansel and Gretel” by Engelbert Humperdinck drove the song selections in th...

Instant Decision Days Relieve Senior Nerves

Elizabeth Beall, Reporter

October 22, 2017


Filed under Features

 Senior students can discover if they have been accepted into a visiting university by participating in an Instant Decision Day.   Instant Decision Days are designed to provide students with the opportunity for a face-to-face interview with a college representative to shorten the admissions proc...

Field Hockey Undefeated in Division, Continues to Counties

Field Hockey Undefeated in Division, Continues to Counties

Mia Kobylski, Assistant Editor in Chief

October 16, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

  The field hockey team has once again remained undefeated in the division, a title Susquehannock took home last year.   Junior Amelia Eyster is happy to have had such success the past two years and recognizes that all their hard work has paid off.   “We’ve been doing pretty wel...

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