Class of 2015,
The Journalism class is busy putting together your senior yearbook. It is a great way to remember your high school career. We are currently missing an important part of this yearbook: Your senior picture. Share your senior … Continue reading
We are in the process of switching over online payment systems from PaySchools to RevTrak and in the process there may be some times where the service may be unavailable as we test the new system. We plan … Continue reading
America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education is back for a fourth year of partnering with farmers to nominate their local public school district to compete for a grant of $10,000 or $25,000 to enhance math and science education.
Farmers can nominate … Continue reading
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
Welcome to Vinton-Shellsburg! We are a comprehensive high school of approximately 500 learners. We strive to meet the needs of young people through a variety of academics and activities. We offer a full-compliment of multiple course offerings, along with co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
On behalf of the high school staff, we want you to know that we are committed to continuously updating our curriculum, which includes offering relevant content and utilizing a variety of effective instructional styles. To be successful and competitive in post-secondary experiences, you should come to school each day with an attitude of making an investment in your future. The best possible learning environment is one in which all educators and students are intrinsically motivated to be the best.
~Matt Kingsbury, Principal
As our summer has faded to fall and our fall will soon fade to my least favorite season (winter) we need to be thinking of how we communicate our schedule changes to those we serve. Here is some information that … Continue reading
Have you heard much about the Karr Complex Renovation project?
- Replace the badly worn track. – Decrease the number of injuries due to a safer surface … Continue reading
The district has recently changed phone systems. Though transitions are sometimes hard, we believe this will better serve our families and district. The menus have changed and … Continue reading
The Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District provides a 1:1 learning environment for students in grades 9-12. The laptop program began in the fall of 2013. Each student is provided with a MacBook computer that allows access to multiple online resources and … Continue reading