York County School of Technology

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York County School of Technology
2179 S. Queen St
York, Pennsylvania 17402
Motto "He who hath a trade, hath an estate." Ben Franklin
Superintendent Dr. Rona C. Kaufmann - SouthEastern School District
Dr. David Thomas - Director
Scott Rogers - Assistant Director
Gerard Mentz - Director, Pupil Services
Principal John Sterns - Arts and Human Services Academy Principal[1]
Andrew Loehwing - Engineering and Construction Academy Principal [2]
Sarah Koveleski - Manufacturing and Transportation Academy Principal[3]
Faculty Rob Caruso, Athletic Director
James Roberts, Technology Director
Sharon Melhorn, School Nurse
Joanne Prettyman, Media Specialist
James Collins, English Department
Ronda Abbott, Math Department
Kelly Hoffmaster, Science Department
Jen Smith, Social Studies Department
Emily Bailey and Sarah Koveleski (co-chairs), Guidance Department
Hours in school day 8:10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Color(s) green, white
Mascot Spartan
Yearbook The Epic

York County School of Technology, or "YCST", formerly known as York County Area Vocational-Technical School "Vo-Tech", is located at 2179 S. Queen St. in York, Pennsylvania. The school accepts students from 14 sending school districts within York County. York County School of Technology, the oldest on-going career and technical school in the United States, is a comprehensive career and technical school for students who want help to provide experience in a career field for their future. The career areas or programs, commonly called "shops", are divided into three academies: "Arts and Human Services", "Engineering and Construction.", and "Manufacturing and Transportation." Each academy has 2 career pathways. The schools colors are green and white, and the mascot is the Spartan. The "shops" available at YCST are... •Architectural Design •Automotive Technology •Carpentry •Collision Repair •Commercial & Ad Arts •Computer Networking •Computer Programing •Computer Repair Technology •Cosmetology •Culinary •Dental Assisting •Disel Technology •Early Childhood Education •Electricity •Electronic Computer Repair •Engineering Technology •Graphic Arts •Health Occupations •Homeland Security •HVAC/Plumming •Landscaping Construction/Design •Masonry •Medical Professions •Power Sports and Engine Technology •Precision Machining Technology •Welding and Metal Fabrication

York County School of Technology Rebuilt[edit]

In 2006 York County School of Technology went under construction and acquired two additional wings, which are now the Manufacturing and Transportation and Engineering and Construction academies. The Arts and Human Services Academy was remodeled during the school year of 2007.


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Coordinates: 39°55′49″N 76°41′05″W / 39.9302°N 76.6847°W / 39.9302; -76.6847