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Secondary science courses play an important, unique and essential role in today‘s ever changing world. Student‘s knowledge of earth, space, life and physical sciences is critical as they become scientifically literate citizens. All science courses are laboratory and activity-oriented to help develop important skills.


Parents of all students have the ability to view their child’s progress in school via the Aspen Family Portal. Please visit the Aspen Family Portal page for additional information. 


The Secondary Program of Studies provides a complete directory of courses offered within the York County School Division, along with course descriptions. Below is the list of York High School teachers and courses taught in this content area.


Teachers Courses
Carrie Dunham Biology
Deborah Eckstein Chemistry, IB Chemistry, AP Chemistry
Sharon Chura Biology, Anatomy
Lisa Field Biology, Marine Science
Melissa Wade Atmospheric Science, Earth Science
Cynthia Hardesty Physics, IB Physics, AP Physics, IB Math Studies
Amy Holtschneider IB Biology, Biology, Leadership

Lucas Witham

Earth Science
Justin Keyes Chemistry
Amber LaMonte Biology , AP Environmental Science, Ecology