Mission Statement: To serve as a model rural school of excellence where all stakeholders prepare and excel.
Football Game Recap!
Click the link below to see a quick recap of the York vs Smith Co. Foot ball game made by hudl!
Link For Game Recap
Congratulations Golf Team!
The York golf teams played at Monterey on Tuesday. Upperman girls were
1st, York 2nd, Smith 3rd and Monterey 4th.
York girls were led by Autumn Roberts. Other team members are Samantha
Kirby and Loran Tompkins.
In boys competition, Monterey won, Upperman 2nd, York 3rd and Smith 4th.
York was led by Nathan Owens.
Other team members are Braxton Brown, Isaac Goney, Adam Owens, Weston
Hull, Trey Hall,
Gage Smith, Elijah Jones, Austin Conatser, Jaelin Hart and Ethan King.
Congratulations Lady Dragons!
The Lady Dragon soccer team tied 1-1 with Cannon Co. Ana Edmondson 1 goal,
and Makalia Reagan had 12 saves. Their next game is home this Thursday
against Jackson Co. @ 6. Come out and support the Dragons.
Congratulations Miss Mountaineer!
A big congratulations to our new Miss Mountaineer crowned on Saturday,
Miss Jorie Smith.
1st runner up - McKinley Waters
2nd runner up - Shelby Beaty
3rd runner up - Maggie Wright
4th runner up - Harli Smith
and voted Most Congeniality - Olivia Reagan
Fentress Courier Article YAI Level 5 School!
The Fentress Courier has put out a story about York Institute being a level 5 school. Check out this amazing story here
Thanks For 25 Years of Dedication!
After 25 years of service to the students of York Institute, Mr. Greg Qualls is retiring from education. He will be missed! Hes got big shoes to fill...CTE Teacher, Coach, Basketball Clock Keeper, and so much more!
Check out our Library!
The YAI Library is open in-between classes, breakfast breaks, activity
periods, and during lunches to check out books, use a chromebook and do
research for classes. Stop in and see the latest book additions to the
library. The library is also open Monday thru Thursday until 4:00.
Freshmen can now check out books! Stop by!
Parents and Students...
Log on to Skyward to check out grades.
If you need log in information, contact Mrs. Brown in guidance!
Every day is a great day to be a Dragon!
Local attorneys Evan & Emily Wright took time out of their busy schedules
to speak to YAI's Health Science class. They spoke about legal issues in
healthcare as well as their respective college paths. Thank you Evan &
Emily for encouraging these students & sharing valuable life lessons.
Congratulations Renaissance Winners Gold Card Sara Crabtree, White Card David Haley
Congratulations to our YAI student of the month Zack Strong!!
Congratulations YAI Seniors!
Mr. & Miss YAI - Trey Hall and Abigail Beaty
Duke and Duchess of Citizenship-Kurtis Blevins and Olivia Reagan
Prince & Princess of Personality- Andrew King and Cyra Sparks
Alvin C. York Institute is a public high school founded in 1926 by World War I hero Alvin York and later transferred to the state of Tennessee in 1937.
It is the only school in the United States that is financed and operated by the state and government.