Welcome to Yough Senior High School
We would like to extend a warm welcome from our faculty, staff and administration of Yough Senior High School to students and parents. We look forward to the new school year. We will work tirelessly to fulfill our mission "to provide all students with a 21st century learning experience in a collaborative and supportive environment."
Our wish is that everyone has a successful school year. We will share with you the responsibility of student academic, physical and social development in a safe, caring and healthy school environment. As a school, we will provide a rigorous curriculum along with opportunities in the trades, arts and athletics for students to realize their needs and interests.
The faculty, staff and administration are always willing to assist you with any issue or concern. If you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us for help.
"ACHIEVING EXCELLENCE TOGETHER"
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SENIOR AWARDS DAYYough Senior High School
MEMORIAL DAY - OFF SCHOOLYough Senior High School
First Day of Graduation PracticeYough Senior High School
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Yough Class of 2017
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Sponsored by: Yough FCA and West Newton Association of Churches
This event is to honor all graduating students. The seniors, their families and friends are invited to attend. Participants are to wear their graduation caps and gowns. The ladies can wear dresses or pants suits preferably light in color. The men can wear a shirt and tie for the occasion.
All students are to assemble in the LGI Room by 6:45PM for final instructions.
Any questions see Mrs. Auther in Room 122.Yough Senior High School
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Senior BreakfastYough Senior High School
***CONGRATULATIONS TO THE YOUGH HIGH SCHOOL MAJORETTES
"2017 TOB/TIA REGION 8 CHAMPIONS"
THE MAJORETTES EARNED FIRST PLACE AND HAD AN UNDEFEATED SEASON.
ATTENTION "CLASS OF 2017"
The Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2017 will be held on Friday, June 2, 2017. The ceremony will be held on Cougar Mountain at 7:00pm. (pending school cancellation days). See attached Graduation Information for details.
**THE LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS WILL BE ON FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 2017. DISMISSAL TIMES WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
HIGH SCHOOL - 10:00AM, MIDDLE SCHOOL - 10:45AM, MENDON - 11:30AM, HW GOOD - 11:30AM, WEST NEWTON - 11:30AM
**GOOD LUCK TO THE GIRLS SOFTBALL TEAM AT THE WPIAL 2017 FINALS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 1. THE LADY COUGARS WILL PLAY BELLE VERNON AT 3:15PM @CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PA.
***Congratulations to Alex Nogy for being accepted to Pitt Greensburg and making the University of Pittsburgh Marching Band.
***Congratulations to the top Yough Seniors who attended a luncheon in their honor sponsored by the Sewickley Area Civic and Business Association. Shown below are the students with PA State Representative Justin Walsh.
***Congratulations to the May Rotary Students of the Month: Kaitlyn Ciancio, Trinity Harris, Zachary Ryckman, Shane Miller
Shown below from L to R: Dr. Ives, Zachary Ryckman, Kaitlyn Ciancio, Terri Allen, Kyle Harper, Barry, Beneccio
***Congratulations to Olivia Miller - Westmoreland Country Tribune Review Athlete of the Week!!
***Congratulations to the Scholar Athletes (seniors with a 95 and up) and Tri-Athletes who played three sports this year!!
***Congratulations to Reese Boucher, Liz Bowman, and Dan Williams for being accepted to WVU and making the WVU "Pride of West Virginia Marching Band"
L to R: Reese Boucher, Liz Bowman and Dan Williams
**Congratulations to the April Rotary Students of the Month: Olivia Miller, Louis Waryanka, Alona Sleith, Kyle Harper
**Congratulations to the May Rotary Students of the Month: Kaitlyn Ciancio, Trinity Harris, Zachary Rickman, Shane Miller
***Congratulations to the CWCTC Students of the Month: Savannah Brown - Health Occupations, Cameron Pils - Cosmetology
Savannah Brown Cameron Pils
***Congratulations to the YHS Students who got 1st place in the Catapult Competition in the Announced Distance Event and 2nd place in the Mystery Distance Event. The award winning team shown with their teachers Mr. German and Mr. Cannizzaro include: Stephen Kertis, Reese Boucher, Dom Charlotta, Jon Redford, Shane Miller and Alex Nogy. This event was held on Cougar Mountain.
***Congratulations to the Yough Envirothon Team for taking 2nd place out of 21 teams at the Westmoreland Country Envirothon Competition held on Monday, April 24th. Pictured below are the winning team members with teacher Mr. Greg King.
Caitlin Allen, Christian Wardezak, Kaylee Goblesky, Emma Krofcheck, Kyla Denitti, and Mr. King
***Congratulations to the Senior Class Officers for the 17/18 school year : President - Shae Johnstone, Vice-President - Evan Veychek, Secretary - Jade Gray
***Congratulations to the Junior Class Officers for the 17/18 school year: President - Tyler Trayter, Vice-President - Mason Brunson, Secretary - Dakota Cochran, Treasurer - Mikayla Musgrave, School Board Representative - Rebecca Ghion
***Congratulations to the Sophomore Class Officers for the 17/18 school year: President - Mary Zipfel, Vice-President - Sydney Murray, Treasurer - Jake Redford, Secretary - Peyton Aujay
***** Congratulations to Kierra Waywood - Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Softball East Featured Athlete of the Week
***Congratulations to Aubrie Mance - Mon Valley Independent Athlete of the Week (Softball)
***Congratulations to Alona Sleith - Westmoreland Tribune Review Athlete of the Week
**Congratulations to EMMA KROFCHECK for being accepted into the Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Sciences Summer Program.
***Congratulations to the students who participated in the Fay West Honors Band
Front Row: Alex Nogy, Anthony Ohler, Jacob Cox Back Row: Rebecca Angus, Hannah Delgatti, Amber Desmond, Jaden Knopsnyder, Claire Stahley, Kryslyn Williams
***Tickets are now on sale for the Freshman-Sophomore party to be held on May 24th. Tickets will be sold during homeroom and all three lunches ONLY. Cost $3.00
***CAP/SADD and NHS will be sponsoring Cougar Mountain Mayhem a benefit wrestling show that will be taking place in the gym. The date of the show is Saturday, April 22nd. Doors will open at 4:00 PM. Tickets for the show will be available in the high school office. The prices are $5.00 for children/students and $10.00 for adults. All proceeds will go to The Connor’s Cure organization which raises money for Pediatric Cancer research.
**Congratulations to Faith Knudson for receiving a full scholarship to Chatham University.
***YEARBOOKS ARE NOW ON SALE - Click on the link below to order your yearbook. Any questions contact Ms. Biller at 724-446-5520 x 72222
Frequently Used Extensions
Mr. Earl Thompson, Principal Ext. 2021
Mr. Dan Wilkins, Vice Principal Ext. 2022
Mrs. Francine Huss, High School Office Ext. 2001
Mrs. Susan Good, High School Office Ext. 2000
Mr. Eric Dawson, Guidance Counselor Ext. 2016
Mrs. Gina Hipps, Guidance Counselor Ext. 2017
Mrs. Sue Petrosky, Guidance Secretary Ext. 2015
Mrs. Barbara Kujawa, Nurse Ext. 2010
Main Office: 724-446-5520
919 Lowber Road Herminie, PA 15637