Department of Social Studies

The Social Studies Department at York Early College Academy seeks to develop students’ understanding of the world in which they live and the history of the United States of America.¬†Students will analyze and synthesize the political, economic, social, geographic and cultural factors that have impacted humanity.¬† Through our rigorous standards-based curriculum students will be prepared for college and career as they are required to think critically, conduct historical research and articulate their findings orally and written. All students will be challenged to become active citizens in their schools and community.