Vinton-Shellsburg CSD “Where Character Counts”
“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”
Thursday, August 28
Pep Assembly Friday, August 29th during advisor in the Gym
1. Cross Country, Volleyball & Football apparel order forms now available on the window sill next to the main office. All orders due Friday, August 29th with payment.
2. Black & Gold Hours Opportunity: Friday, Sept. 5th 1:30 – 4:30 PM. Box Top Cutting at Tilford. Students will cut out and count box tops. We can use as many as 60 volunteers. It should be easy and entertaining. There will be refreshments provided. Sign up to help at the Tilford website.
3. Today’s Activities: Good Luck!!
• Girls Varsity Swimming @ Waterloo Central Intermediate vs. Charles City & Waterloo East 5:00. Please dismiss @ 2:50. Bus leaves @ 3:00.
• HS Drama “Wizard of Oz” auditions 7:00 in the Auditorium.
4. Reminder all Freshmen are required to have a Dental Exam. If you have had a dental exam in the last year that is fine just have your dentist fill out the Certificate of Dental Screening form and return to Deb S. main office ASAP. If you are scheduled to have a Dental Exam this year make sure to have them fill out the form and return to me ASAP. The Iowa Department of Public Health also has a Certificate of Dental Exemption for Religious/Financial Hardship this form is available in the main office if needed.
5. 9th Grade Class mtg. Monday, Sept. 8th in the Auditorium with Jostens during advisor. Order Pick-Up Thursday, Sept. 18th during A & B Lunch Pods.
6. Senior Class mtg. Monday, Sept. 15th in the Auditorium with Jostens during advisor. Order Pick-Up Thursday, Sept. 18th during A & B Lunch Pods.
7. Picture day at the high school is October 8th.
8. Scholarship Fundraiser for Go VS: Sponsored by GoVS and John’s Qwik Stop in Vinton! Buy a GoVS insulated mug for $20.00 for free soda and coffee. Unlimited FREE refills for soda and coffee until Christmas Day. Mugs now available in the main office from Deb S. Don’t miss this great deal.
9. NWEA Testing : This year, 9-11th grade will be doing their NWEA testing on Friday, Sept. 12 and Wed., Sept. 17th. Testing for these grades starts at 8:05 and will run until 10:00. You will be testing in your advisor in your regular advisor room. After testing is complete, the remainder of the school day will run on a two hour late start schedule. Seniors do not have to report to school until 10:00 on both days.