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
Mr. Vasquez and the 8th grade class held it’s annual Pearl Harbor Ceremony on the anniversary of the attacks. You can see the entire ceremony here: http://thecube.com/e/578789 To watch the last internment Mr. Vasquez talks about at … Continue reading
I just returned from our annual Veterans’ Day program at the Middle School. If you were there, you know what a great turnout we had along with what a tremendous experience it is for all who attend.
We had many … Continue reading
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
It is with great pleasure that we take this opportunity to welcome you to Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School. We are extremely proud of the programs we offer our students, and we encourage you to make the most of your time with us. This webpage has been developed by our faculty and administration to help you and your parents learn as much about your school policies and procedures as the services we offer.
Whether you are joining us as a sixth grader, or you have been with us before, I’d strongly encourage you to be an active member of Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School. In addition to excellent academic foundation, we offer many activities and sports to help students become well-rounded, mature young adults. Our “Commitment to Excellence” is our promise to you and our expectation of every student.
We look forward to this school year with great excitement and hope all of our students will have a rewarding and successful year.
Once Again, welcome!