CALENDAR

January 21, 2017
12:00 am - Band
@ Marion MS
8:00 am - Speech
@ Grinnell High School
9:30 am - Wrestling: Varsity Tournament vs Anamosa, Starmont, Northwood-Kensett CSD, Columbus, Cascade, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Anamosa High School
January 22, 2017
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Wartburg College
January 23, 2017
12:00 am - Jazz Band
@ Marshalltown High School
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Wartburg College
4:15 pm - Basketball: Boys 8th Game vs Marion Middle School, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School (Away)
@ Marion Middle School
4:15 pm - Basketball: Boys 7th Game vs Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School vs. Marion Middle School (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School
5:00 pm - Wrestling: Junior Varsity Tournament vs Center Point-Urbana, West Branch, Washington (Washington IA), Wapsie Valley, Tipton, Prairie, Oelwein, North Linn, Monticello, MFL Mar Mac, Maquoketa Valley, Lone Tree, Lisbon, Iowa City Regina, Edgewood-Colesburg, East Buchanan, Don Bosco Catholic, Central City, Cascade, Belle Plaine, Alburnett, Beckman Catholic, Benton Community, Clear Creek Amana, Independence, Marion, Mount Vernon High, Solon, Vinton-Shellsburg, Williamsburg (Away)
@ Center Point - Urbana High School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Junior Varsity Game vs Mount Vernon High (Away)
@ Mount Vernon High School
January 24, 2017
4:00 pm - Bowling: Varsity Meet vs Columbus Catholic (Away)
@ Cadillac Lanes
4:30 pm - Basketball: Girls FR-SO Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Cancelled)
@ Clear Creek Amana High School
4:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Freshmen Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
5:00 pm - Swimming: Boys Varsity JV Meet vs Washington, Kennedy, Dubuque Senior, Iowa City High, Iowa City, Iowa City West, Waterloo West, Dubuque Hempstead, Cedar Rapids - Jefferson, Vinton-Shellsburg, Linn-Mar, Williamsburg (Away)
@ Cedar Rapids Washington High School
6:00 pm - Basketball: Girls Junior Varsity Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Away)
@ Clear Creek Amana High School
6:00 pm - Basketball: Boys Sophomore Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
6:00 pm - Wrestling: Varsity Double Dual vs Grinnell, Iowa Valley Community (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Away)
@ Clear Creek Amana High School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs Clear Creek Amana (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
January 26, 2017
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Univ. of Northern Iowa
4:15 pm - Basketball: Boys 7th Game vs Williamsburg, Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School (Away)
@ Mary Welsh School
4:15 pm - Basketball: Boys 8th Game vs Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School vs. Williamsburg Middle School (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School
4:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Freshmen Game vs Benton Community (Home) (Rescheduled from 01-10-17)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
6:00 pm - Basketball: Boys Sophomore Game vs Benton Community (Home) (Rescheduled from 01-10-17)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs Benton Community (Home) (Rescheduled from 01-10-17)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
January 27, 2017
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Coe College
12:00 am - District-wide Event
2:00 pm - Bowling: Varsity Meet vs Maquoketa (Away)
@ Timber Lanes
4:30 pm - Basketball: Girls FR-SO Game vs Independence (Cancelled)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
4:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Freshmen Game vs Independence (Away)
@ Independence High School
6:00 pm - Basketball: Girls Junior Varsity Game vs Independence (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
6:00 pm - Basketball: Boys Sophomore Game vs Independence (Away)
@ Independence High School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Girls Varsity Game vs Independence (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
7:30 pm - Basketball: Boys Varsity Game vs Independence (Away)
@ Independence High School, Independence High School Gymnasium

NEWS

National Merit Scholarship Recognitions

Congratulations to both Jamie Thompson and David Steele for being recognized as National Merit Scholars.  Students qualify to become a National Merit Scholar by taking the PSAT exam during their junior year of high school.  Last school year, 1.6 million … Continue reading

New Cross Country Website

Go to the following link to find all the information you need relating to the High School Boys and Girls Cross Country teams. Schedules, maps, meet results, and more.

https://sites.google.com/a/vscsd.org/vinton-shellsburg-cross-country/home

State Announces Attendance Center Rankings: Vinton-Shellsburg Proud of Their Results!

While recognizing there is room to improve, staff at Vinton-Shellsburg are proud of the results the Iowa Department of Education released earlier today. As a result of legislative action, the Department of Education developed Attendance Center Rankings for all the … 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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"The Mission of the Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District is to improve the quality of lives and assist individuals in becoming contributing members of society through the accumulation and application of knowledge."