CALENDAR

April 25, 2017
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Univ. of Northern Iowa
4:15 pm - Track: Boys MS Invitational vs Independence Middle School, Benton Middle School, North Fayette Valley MS, Oelwein, Starmont, Union MS, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School, Wapsie Valley (Away)
@ Lyle Leinbaugh Field - Independence
4:30 pm - Track: Boys Varsity Invitational vs South Tama (Away)
@ South Tama High School
4:30 pm - Track: Girls Varsity Invitational vs Alburnett, Benton Community, HLV, Iowa Valley Community, Marion (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
5:30 pm - Soccer: Boys Varsity Game vs Independence Rescheduled to 04-24-17
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
6:30 pm - Shellsburg Event
@ Shellsburg Elementary School
7:15 pm - Shellsburg Event
@ Shellsburg Elementary School
April 26, 2017
12:00 pm - Golf: Boys Varsity Tournament vs Maquoketa, Beckman Catholic, Cascade, Central DeWitt, Marion, Marquette Catholic High School, Vinton-Shellsburg, West Delaware (Away)
@ Maquoketa Country Club
April 27, 2017
12:00 am - Track: Boys Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
12:00 am - Track: Girls Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
4:00 pm - Golf: Boys Varsity Meet vs Center Point-Urbana (Home)
@ Vinton Country Club
4:00 pm - Golf: Girls Varsity Meet vs Center Point-Urbana (Away)
@ Center Point - Urbana High School, Rolling Acres
4:15 pm - Track: Girls MS Invitational vs Independence Middle School, Cascade MS, Center Point-Urbana Middle School, North Fayette Valley MS, Oelwein Middle, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School, Waverly-Shell Rock Middle (Away)
@ Lyle Leinbaugh Field - Independence
4:30 pm - Track: Boys Varsity Invitational vs Belle Plaine, Benton Community, Iowa Valley Community, Marion, Springville, Xavier (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
5:00 pm - Soccer: Boys Varsity Game vs Williamsburg (Away)
@ Williamsburg High School, Williamsburg Community Recreation Center
April 28, 2017
12:00 am - District-wide Event
12:00 am - Track: Boys Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
12:00 am - Track: Girls Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
4:30 pm - Track: Girls Varsity Relays vs Union Community School District, Don Bosco Catholic, Aplington-Parkersburg, Denver Community Schools, Wapsie Valley, Independence, Clarksville, Dike-New Hartford CSD, Vinton-Shellsburg, Hudson - Iowa, East Marshall, Meskwaki Settlement, Columbus Catholic (Away)
@ Union High School
4:30 pm - Soccer: Boys Varsity Game vs South Tama (Away)
@ South Tama High School
5:30 pm - Soccer: Girls Varsity Game vs South Tama (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
7:00 pm - Soccer: Girls Junior Varsity Game vs South Tama (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
April 29, 2017
12:00 am - Track: Girls Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
12:00 am - Track: Boys Varsity Drake Relays vs Drake University (Away)
@ Drake Stadium
4:00 pm - Prom Event
@ VSHS Auditorium
8:00 pm - Prom Event
@ Vinton Skate & Activity Center
May 1, 2017
12:00 am - Baseball: Varsity 1st Practice vs TBA (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg
12:00 am - Baseball: Level 3 1st Practice vs TBA (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg
12:00 am - Baseball: Level 2 1st Practice vs TBA (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg
3:00 pm - Golf: Boys Varsity WaMaC Divisional vs South Tama, Benton Community, Center Point-Urbana, Clear Creek Amana, Independence, Marion, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Tama Toledo Country Club
3:30 pm - Golf: Girls Varsity WaMaC Divisional vs Benton Community, Center Point-Urbana, Clear Creek Amana, Independence, Marion, South Tama, Vinton-Shellsburg, Williamsburg (Away)
@ Benton Community High School
4:15 pm - Track: Girls MS Invitational vs Clear Creek Amana Middle School, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School (Away)
@ Clear Creek Amana High School
4:30 pm - Track: Girls Varsity Invitational vs Independence, Benton Community, Center Point-Urbana, Dunkerton, Maquoketa Valley, Marion, Oelwein, South Tama, Vinton-Shellsburg, Waterloo East, West Delaware (Away)
@ Independence High School
4:45 pm - Track: Boys Varsity Invitational vs Marion, Alburnett, Anamosa, Benton Community, Center Point-Urbana, Central DeWitt, Independence, Maquoketa Valley, Monticello, Mount Vernon High, North Linn, Vinton-Shellsburg, West Delaware, Western Dubuque Epworth (Away)
@ Marion-Thomas Park

NEWS

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

There’s a Monster in My Closet!

Enclosed please find the Camper Registration Packet for our 2017 Little Vikes Drama Camp. Camp will open with Orientation and Workshops on June 5 & 6. At the end of camp on June 6, campers will be given their casting … Continue reading

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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

RTI… What’s that?

What is RTI?

Have you heard students talking about RTI? What in the world are they talking about? Well, wonder no more.

Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School began looking into the national initiative last year as … Continue reading

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REMINDER!! YOU HAVE ONLY FOUR DAYS LEFT TO SIGN YOUR CHILD UP FOR THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME!! The VSHS Wash D.C./NYC trip of April 2018 will be one your student will talk about for the rest of their life. The deadline for registering at the reduced price had been extended. You have until April 30th to register and save $120. Here is where you can register:

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Our trip ID # is 144818
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Thanks, Caitlin, Erica, and Aaron, for taking us on a prairie walk at Shellsburg Elementary. 3rd graders love spending time with their naturalists! ... See MoreSee Less

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I am a local representative with Forte International. I place exchange students with host families in your area.

All of our students speak English, are approved by the Department of State, have their own medical insurance, and monthly allowance from their natural parents.

Here are some examples of the students we currently have enrolled for our program next school year:

Henrique is a 16 year old young man from Brazil. He likes playing 🏈 football, ⚽ soccer, and board games.

Kultida is 17 and from Thailand. She would like to participate in ⛳ golf, 🏀 basketball, playing the piano, and cooking.

Diego, 15, is from Spain. He enjoys karate, 🚲 biking, running, 🎾 tennis, drawing, video games. He also loves skateboarding!

Andrea is 17 and from Mexico. She would love a family with a 🐈 cat. Drawing, 🏊 swimming, and volleyball are the activites she would like to participate in. She plays the ukulele and the 🎹 keyboard.

If you would like to learn more about our program or are interested in learning more about one of these students or other students available PM me, email me at TrishaPUSA@gmail.com, or call me at 563-650-5217.
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