CALENDAR

June 28, 2017
9:00 am - Softball: 7th Doubleheader vs Mount Vernon Middle School, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School (Away)
@ Mount Vernon Middle School
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
5:00 pm - Baseball: Varsity Doubleheader vs Anamosa (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
6:00 pm - Softball: Varsity Doubleheader vs Marion (Away)
@ Marion High School
June 29, 2017
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
12:00 pm - Baseball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Date Changed) 06-30-17
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
12:00 pm - Softball: Level 2 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Away)
@ Williamsburg High School
June 30, 2017
9:00 am - Softball: 7th Doubleheader vs Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School vs. Independence Middle School (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School, Tilford Elementary School
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
11:00 am - Baseball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Home) (Date changed from 06-29-17)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
12:00 pm - Softball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School
12:00 pm - Baseball: Level 2 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Cancelled)
@ Williamsburg High School
5:00 pm - Baseball: Varsity Doubleheader vs Mount Vernon High (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
6:00 pm - Softball: Level 2 JV Game vs Oelwein (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School
7:30 pm - Softball: Varsity Game vs Oelwein (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School
July 1, 2017
10:00 am - Softball: Varsity Tournament vs Alburnett (Away)
@ Alburnett High School
July 3, 2017
11:00 am - Baseball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs Benton Community (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
12:00 pm - Softball: Level 3 Game vs Benton Community (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School
1:30 pm - Softball: Level 2 Game vs Benton Community (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School
5:00 pm - Baseball: Varsity Doubleheader vs Independence (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office

NEWS

1:1 Computer Hours (May 1-Sept 1)

Students will again need either do community service or pay to take home their computer for the 2017-18 school year. There are multiple options 1) 15 hrs of Community Service hours 2) $50 (3 strike system for repairs) 3) $71 … Continue reading

Vinton-Shellsburg Needs Assessment Survey Results

The school board contracted with the Iowa Association of School Boards to conduct a survey last fall.

They collected data from all stakeholder groups – students, staff, parents, school board members and community – and almost 500 people participated. Their … Continue reading

Mr. Murray- SAI Elementary Principal of the Year

Our district is pleased to share the news that Tilford elementary principal, Jim Murray, has been named the 2017 Iowa Elementary Principal of the Year by the School Administrators of Iowa.

There are about 650 elementary principals in Iowa. While … Continue reading

Thoughts from the Superintendent- Attendance

My first posting about security seemed to be well received!  Thanks for those of you who gave feedback.

One of the things we are focusing on this year is attendance.  If kids have high rates of absenteeism, it is harder … Continue reading

Read, Read, Read!!

Research shows that reading aloud with children is the single most important thing you can do to prepare a child for reading and learning. Read Aloud 15 MINUTES National Campaign promotes parents reading aloud to their children at least 15 … Continue reading

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