Jaime Adoff
United Student Society's annual Black History Month Celebration featured YSHS alum Issa Ali and his group, Village Fam, Xclusive Dance Team, a rousing opening speech by Pastor Bill Randolph, and various YSHS/McKinney students presenting on their socially conscious PBL's.
3 days ago, Jaime Adoff
Jack Hatert
Our YSHS band and orchestra are performing for the Kings Comets in northern Illinois!
11 days ago, Jack Hatert
KLydy
With three rounds to go, YS Team 1 is in 3rd place at the Quiz Bowl!
15 days ago, KLydy
KLydy
The Yellow Springs JCOWA teams are working hard at this year’s quiz bowl!
15 days ago, KLydy
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Students brave the cold to be background players in ROYALS, a graduate film by Wright State alum and current NYU film student, Aisha Ford.
29 days ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
FILMING FOR ROYALS: Filming will occur January 21st instead. Student extras called from 10:00 am to 3:15 pm.
30 days ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
FILMING FOR ROYALS IS CANCELLED FOR JANUARY 20th. Filming will occur January 21st instead, weather permitting—details will be posted on student extra call times by 6:00 pm this evening.
about 1 month ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
JANUARY 20th: due to weather, the student movie extras call for ROYALS is now arrive at 11 am for all students with filming wrapping at 5:15 pm. There will be another weather check at 8 am—please check back then to make sure things are still scheduled before leaving for school.
about 1 month ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Eli Hurwitz
We had 50+ students sign up to donate blood today, many for the very first time. Others have already created the habit of giving.
about 1 month ago, Eli Hurwitz
Eli Hurwitz
The 2nd HS blood drive of the school year is tomorrow 10:00-2:00. Students donating should eat dinner and breakfast, and drink a lot of water. If they are 16, they will not be able to donate without their signed permission slip. Questions? Email ehurwitz@ysschools.org
about 1 month ago, Eli Hurwitz
Shannon
SPIDEE students leading ‘Move into the Middle’ with our 8th grade class. This activity is part of the Changing in the Middle curriculum. Experiences include instruction and activities center around inclusion, bullying prevention, equity and safety.
about 1 month ago, Shannon
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Only some of the amazing analyses, presentations and artistic translations of Hamlet’s soliloquies created as part of the AP English Literature’s final exam project. These students know and understand their Shakespeare!
2 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Eli Hurwitz
We are currently holding a food drive. We are collecting canned goods, dry goods, boxed food, dish soap, and toiletries. They can be dropped off in either main office.
2 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Eli Hurwitz
If you are or have a current Junior we are offering a new course next year, AP Research. Learn more about it here http://bit.ly/2QLRYgw There will be a meeting Monday December 17th from 6:00-7:00 at the high school.
2 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Eli Hurwitz
If you are in 8th-11th grade, next year we will be offering a trip from Rome to Athens. You can learn about it here http://bit.ly/2Pt4Xzh There will be a meeting about it Monday, December 17th from 7:00-8:00 at the high school.
2 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Cameron McCoy
Lady bulldogs - 1 point game!!
2 months ago, Cameron McCoy
KLydy
McKinney MS students singing to Yellow Springs’ senior citizens.
3 months ago, KLydy
KLydy
YSHS students are welcoming our village’s seniors for the annual Senior Citizens Holiday Lunch
3 months ago, KLydy
KLydy
The YSHS JCOWA team traveled to Wright State today for the Jacob Dorn Youth Forum to hear about topics such as Qatar, Japan-US relations and global migration.
3 months ago, KLydy
Shannon
The YSHS student body watches Miss Representation. We’re exploring the media impact on gender stereotypes and how those play out into our real lives. Discussion to follow on how we can, as a community, strategize against the negative impacts felt by all.
3 months ago, Shannon
Karleen Materne
It's beginning to look a lot like WINTER in McKinney Art 8!
3 months ago, Karleen Materne
Shannon
2nd Annual USS Potluck!
3 months ago, Shannon
Shannon
Fall Exhibition Night 2018! Showing off our learning!
3 months ago, Shannon
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Both of these amazing groups of young artists have been asked to bring their shows to the OHEDTA State Conference in Akron, March 2019. ROMEO AND JULIET will present a 45 minute cutting and GIRLS LIKE THAT will be presented in its entirety. So proud of these students and their commitment to telling all the stories which affect their lives and their communities.
3 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Shannon
SPIDEE students are getting trained in suicide prevention today! QPR presented by community friends Lake, Emily and Rachel.
3 months ago, Shannon
Jaime Adoff
You’re invited to the 2nd Annual Exhibition Night Potluck!
3 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
It’s closing day for the YSHS/McKinney Bulldog Theater Festival! Last performance of ROMEO AND JULIET today at 2 pm at the Foundry Theater! Don’t miss it!
3 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Even Shakespeare told us love is love is love is love. ROMEO AND JULIET, tonight at 8 pm and tomorrow at 2 pm. Buy online at showtix4u.com. Day-of tickets available at the door.
3 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
TONIGHT, TOMORROW AND SUNDAY: ROMEO AND JULIET! Shows begin at 8 pm Friday and Saturday and 2 pm Sunday at The Foundry Theater in YS! Don’t miss this amazing student production!
3 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
FRIDAY: ROMEO AND JULIET wraps up the Bulldog Theater festival! Get your tickets at showtix4u.com!
3 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
We bid farewell to GIRLS LIKE THAT today. Thank you to the audiences, the administration, and our community for supporting this work and these young artists.
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
The GIRLS LIKE THAT roll back to the stage Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2 pm! Don’t miss your chance to see this timely and relevant piece of theater! (Admission is available at the door— 8th grade with parent and up.).
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Alicia Horvath
Kim Possible, a deer, and a hunter won MMS's costume contest! Thanks to Student Council for hosting it and to everyone who participated!
4 months ago, Alicia Horvath
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
These Girls will break your heart. GIRLS LIKE THAT opens Friday, November 2 at 8 pm and runs Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 2 pm. (Recommended for 8th grade with adult and older due to subject matter, language and sexual reference.) Tickets available online at showtix4u.com—search Bulldog Theater!
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
KLydy
YSHS students learning about careers involving international relations at the JCOWA International Career Day
4 months ago, KLydy
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Tech Today for GIRLS LIKE THAT, opening this Friday. Get tickets online at showtix4u.com—Come see this amazing show! (Due to its mature nature, profanity and sexual references, GLT is recommended for 8th grade (with adult) and up only, please. )
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Jody Chick
Today in Mrs. Chick's Employability Class we had our own "NAILED IT" competition!
4 months ago, Jody Chick
Karleen Materne
Mrs. Materne's 8th grade Art Students silkscreening for a cause.
4 months ago, Karleen Materne
Jack Hatert
Into the Wild exhibition at Agraria!
4 months ago, Jack Hatert
Shannon
Into the Wild Exhibition: students are sharing their learning with the community!
4 months ago, Shannon
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
THE BULLDOG THEATER FESTIVAL DATES HAVE CHANGED! Due to an unusual storm of personal and artistic events, the Bulldog Theater Festival will move its opening out one week. In addition, each show will run *one weekend only.* The new dates are: GIRLS LIKE THAT: November 2,3 at 8 pm and November 4 at 2 pm. ROMEO AND JULIET: November 9, 10 at 8 pm and November 11 at 2 pm. Reserve your tickets in advance at http://showtix4u.com (search Bulldog Festival). Don’t miss these amazing students!
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Jaime Adoff
Migiwa Orimo teaching 8th graders how to make silk screen protest banners for the Race and Revolution Project!
4 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
Nationally recognized artist, Migiwa Orimo working with 8 graders today on their Race and Revolution Project!
4 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Donna Haller
9th graders continue there study of Romeo & Juliet by reading through act four and the crypt scene, with props.
4 months ago, Donna Haller
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
It was a wonderful day testing for macro invertebrates with Ms. Eastman and the 7th grade at Xarifa farm!
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Jaime Adoff
Students finding details from primary sources!
4 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
Award-winning author, Shelly Pearsall speaking to our 7th graders!!
4 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
We wrapped up our stage fight choreography today. Mark your calendars for the end of October for ROMEO AND JULIET and GIRLS LIKE THAT. You won’t want to miss these amazing shows!
4 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
KLydy
Girls Soccer up 5-0 against Columbus Briggs with under 10 minutes to go
5 months ago, KLydy
Cameron McCoy
Final Exhibition for the Beyond the Black Panther project that last year’s 7th graders did! K12 Gallery & TEJAS in Dayton from 6-8:00 tonight!
5 months ago, Cameron McCoy
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
ROMEO AND JULIET FIGHT WEEKEND BEGINS. Stop by and watch us work at the Foundry this weekend! Fight Director Jake Guinn is in the House teaching how we can fight safe and unharmed and then fight again the next day!
5 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
New friends are made as YS Senior Citizens help 8th grade Performance students discover culture in the 20th Century in a collaboration with the YS Senior Center.
5 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Karleen Materne
8th Grade students working and collaborating on their Kehinde Wiley paintings. For more info on Kehinde Wiley go to http://kehindewiley.com/
5 months ago, Karleen Materne
Shannon
Inaugural meeting 2018-19!! We have a great group this year for SPIDEE and GPS!!
5 months ago, Shannon
Donna Haller
9th graders learned how the Court danced in Elizabethan time.
5 months ago, Donna Haller
Shannon
Into the Wild- outdoor classrooms and rafting this afternoon!!
5 months ago, Shannon
Jaime Adoff
7th Graders rafting on the Little Miami River!! I-N-T-O-T-H-E-W-I-L-D!!
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jack Hatert
All the students have arrived at lunch. They are refueling and getting ready to head out for some water quality testing. 16 more miles to camp!
5 months ago, Jack Hatert
Jack Hatert
McKinney students have their bikes lined up and ready for their adventure Into the Wild!
5 months ago, Jack Hatert
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Rehearsals are underway for the Bulldog Fall Theater Festival: GIRLS LIKE THAT and ROMEO AND JULIET! Two powerhouse shows with powerhouse casts! Runs last weekend of October and first weekend of November!
5 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Shannon
7th graders learning to tie up their tent canopies! Into the Wild- get ready, here they come!!!
5 months ago, Shannon
Donna Haller
Mayor Pam Conine dropped by the Study Skills 9 class this week to do some Mindfulness With the Mayor. She taught them some basics of mindfulness traditions as they continue their year-long study of the practice.
5 months ago, Donna Haller
Cameron McCoy
The 2018 Homecoming Court about to make their appearance! Congrats!
5 months ago, Cameron McCoy
Jack Hatert
Come out and support our student athletes at the homecoming games tonight!
5 months ago, Jack Hatert
Jody Chick
Thank you BASHO, the Yellow Spring Hardware and the Yellow Springs News for a great first day learning work skills! The Bulldog Brigade is up and working!
5 months ago, Jody Chick
Jack Hatert
McKinney students are learning how to service their own bicycles as part of the Into the Wild project on this Well Wednesday!
5 months ago, Jack Hatert
KLydy
Girls Soccer wins! 2-1 against conference rival Middletown Christian! Goals scored by A. Griffis and T. Potter.
5 months ago, KLydy
KLydy
Girls soccer goes up 1-0 against Middletown Christian.
5 months ago, KLydy
Rebecca Eastman
Attention 7th Grade Parents/Guardians: Don’t forget about our Into The Wild Parent Meeting this Wednesday, September 12th at 6pm in Rooms 106/107. We will be going over important information, collecting forms, answering questions, and signing up parent volunteers. Email Rebecca Eastman or Kate Lohmeyer with any questions.
5 months ago, Rebecca Eastman
Jaime Adoff
Bomani Moyenda speaking to our 8th grade students about the John Crawford case.
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
YSHS grad and local social justice advocate, Bomani Moyenda speaking to our 8th grade students as a part of the kickoff to the project, Race and Revolution: The Power of Protest.
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
Migiwa Orimo, an artist-activist, will be working with our 8th graders throughout the Race and Revolution Project. Here she is explaining the process of creation and the significance of her banners.
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
Local and nationally recognized artist Migiwa Orimo kicking off the 8th Grade Project Race and Revolution: The Power of Protest.
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
Migiwa Orimo showing her protest banners to 8th graders at McKinney Middle!
5 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Donna Haller
The 9th grade Study Skills class kicked off their PBL project for the year, the YSHS Career Seminars. They attended a mock 10-year high school class reunion to get them thinking of what kinds of things they would like to accomplish in the next 14 years. They had fun mingling and telling their classmates all about it, followed by refreshments, of course.
5 months ago, Donna Haller
Katherine Lohmeyer
McKinney 7th Graders: Make sure you prepare physically and mentally for our training ride tomorrow afternoon. It will be hot! Dress appropriately! Bring your bike, water bottle, and helmet ready to ride!
6 months ago, Katherine Lohmeyer
Eli Hurwitz
Strong Girls Club. Founded summer 2016. These ladies participated in summer strength and conditioning at YSHS. The club supports participation in women's athletics, clubs, and activities. Want to join? See Ms. Lohmeyer! All genders and gender identifications welcome.
6 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Eli Hurwitz
McKinney 7th grade on their first "in-school" training ride for Into the Wild! 14 Miles! Everybody made it back safe and sound in time for our X-Fest
6 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Eli Hurwitz
McKinney 7th grade getting ready for their first "in-school" training ride for Into the Wild! 14 Miles! Thank you Dan Carrigan for your help.
6 months ago, Eli Hurwitz
Cameron McCoy
Lady bulldogs battling it out in the heat!!
6 months ago, Cameron McCoy
KLydy
YSHS boys and girls soccer helping out with YS Youth Rec Soccer skills assessments.
6 months ago, KLydy
Jaime Adoff
McKinney 1st day design challenge!
6 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Jaime Adoff
McKinney 1st day fun!
6 months ago, Jaime Adoff
Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Auditions for the 2018 Fall Bulldog Theater Festival are 8/29 and 8/30! See the District Theater Website for information -- it's going to be AMAZING!
6 months ago, Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp
Jack Hatert
The McKinney Middle School staff is in doing goal setting and preparing for the upcoming year!
6 months ago, Jack Hatert
Jack Hatert
The Bulldogs are doing work in preparation for the upcoming soccer and volleyball seasons.
8 months ago, Jack Hatert
Jack Hatert
Good views from the school forest trip.
9 months ago, Jack Hatert