Teachers, students and parents are encouraged to attend the Iowa Financial Literacy Summit on May 5 in Des Moines. The Iowa Department of Education is hosting this event as part of a broader effort to improve Iowa students’ financial literacy … Continue reading
Need some new Viking apparel? Check out these great options for the Track and Soccer Teams. Take your orders to the HS Office by respective dates:
Are you are Dan Gable fan? You now can get your own SIGNED copy of Dan’s latest book “A Wrestling Life” for $25 (same as Barnes and Noble) from any HS Student Athlete or contacting the HS Office for more … Continue reading
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
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