Activities are not just
a way to have fun or be with friends, they are a valuable educational tool.
From interscholastic sports to music, drama and debate, activities enrich a
student's high school experiences. Activities are an extension of a good
educational program. Students who participate in activity programs tend to have
higher grade-point averages, better attendance records, lower dropout rates and
fewer discipline problems than students generally. Participation in high school
activities is often a predictor of later success - in college, career and
becoming a contributing member of society.
students are encouraged to participate in
Yorktown’s varied student clubs and activities, including Student
Government, academic clubs, classroom-based activities, social, service
and performing arts
activities, and sports. Students may join groups throughout their high
years and usually may join at any time during the school year. However,
groups organize in the Fall. Students should see the club or activity
Select an activity from the left-hand menu to continue.