CALENDAR

June 29, 2017
9:00 am - Softball: 7th Doubleheader vs Mount Vernon Middle School, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School (Away) (Rescheduled from 06-28-17)
@ Mount Vernon Middle School
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
12:00 pm - Softball: Level 2 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Away)
@ Williamsburg High School
12:00 pm - Baseball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs Williamsburg (Date Changed) 06-30-17
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
June 30, 2017
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
9:00 am - Softball: 7th Doubleheader vs Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School vs. Independence Middle School (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School, Tilford Elementary School
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
July 5, 2017
9:00 am - Summer Camps
@ VSHS Auditorium
12:00 pm - Baseball: Level 3 Doubleheader vs West Delaware (Away)
@ West Delaware HS Baseball (Beckman Complex)
12:00 pm - Baseball: Level 2 Doubleheader vs Benton Community (Away)
@ Benton Community High School
5:00 pm - Baseball: Varsity Doubleheader vs Union (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Central Office
7:00 pm - Softball: Varsity Regionals vs South Tama (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, Tilford Elementary School

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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57 kids are participating in this year’s Little Vikes Drama Camp production, There’s a Monster in My Closet. Campers have been in rehearsals since June 5. They will take a long holiday weekend break and look forward to dress rehearsals at the end of next week. Show times are Friday, July 7 at 7 pm, Saturday, July 8 at 7 pm, and Sunday, July 9 at 2 pm. Tickets (adults $7, children $2) are available at the door.

The Monster cast of characters features Emily and her friends, her brother Tom and his friends, Mom, six Closet Monsters, the Dream King and Queen, Toady and Stooge, Mythical Creatures including Tooth Fairy Shari, Maeve the Mermaid, Angela the Angel, Santa, Mrs. Claus, Easter Bunny, Larry the Leprechaun, Unicorny, Gramma Ogre, Pixie Pink, Genie in a Bottle, Darby the Dwarf, Nikki the Gnome, Tess the Troll, Evie the Elf, Bigfoot Ben, Daisy the Dragon, Gigi the Giant,Goody Witch, and 13 Dreamweaver Sprites.

Camp Coordinator Marcy Horst is grateful for directing assistance from April Ahrenholz, Celia Turner, Lindsey Miller, Brittany Grendler, David Steele, and Olivia Coder, and choreographers Emma and Gracie Horst.

Make time to see this colorful, funny, and touching musical! So much talent packed in these young bodies!
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