VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
Week of January 26 - 30, 2015
Good Morning Vikings, it is great day to be a Viking.. Here is your bulletin
Attention ALL Students: The Valley High School yearbook is now on sale for $85! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to order your copy today! Place your order TODAY at jostensyearbooks.com or bring a check or money order to the bookkeeper! All personalized yearbook must be ordered by March 1.
Computer Tech is now available after school Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in D-3. Signup sheets are available in the counseling office.
"Feeling generous? We'll be hosting our 2nd blood drive of the year on January 30th. Please come by and sign up at our table in the MP room or in front of F-1 during lunch. Remember, every drop counts."
“Vikings, have you heard about our No Excuses – Go to School Attendance Campaign? Did you know you can be entered into a random drawing to win awesome prizes for just showing up at school? And seniors, each month you receive perfect attendance your name will be entered for a chance to win a new car from the Elk Grove Auto Mall! Our very own Joua Lee won last year! Don’t miss out, no excuses go to school!”
Attention all students: If you are not in class you will be swept to OCS and the referral process will begin. Get to class on time. Students who fail to serve their assigned lunch detention within 3 days of being late to class will receive a one day ALL DAY on campus suspension.
Attention all students. Do you need some help with math, or need a computer and printer? Stop by d-6 after school Monday through Thursday and get those grades up.
Attention EL students, Need a place to study? Need to use a computer? Need help with your classes? Come to tutoring in D13 after school. We’re open Monday-Thursday from 3:10-4:30. Don’t fall behind in your classes, see you there!!
Attention freshmen and sophomores—have you been thinking about a health career? Obamacare is here and we’ll need more health care workers. If medicine is in your future, come join the Health TECH Academy! See Mr. Buckmaster in room F1 or Mr. Black in room F3 for details and an application.
Need tutoring? TLC tutoring will continue every Wednesday from 7:15 to 8:15. We're open to all students who need help with any subject, including AP courses. Come Wednesday morning and receive help from AVID trained tutors. Look for the guys with the black and blue jackets!
Attention all gear up members: If you ever wanted the opportunity to showcase your artistic talents and abilities then you must stop in to Talented Thursdays with Ms. Boyd in T2. If you dance, sing, write or paint… We want you! Come in every Thursday for fun icebreakers, great group discussions and a place to practice or perfect your craft. Talented Thursdays every Thursday in T-2.
Senior News: Seniors would you like your baby picture included on the Senior baby page of the yearbook? Then please email your baby picture and Selfie to firstname.lastname@example.org (Only One Y) Make sure that is school appropriate, no mirror Selfies, must be chest up, good quality, and no hand sign. Last day to submit will be Friday, February 13.
Seniors the deadline for Senior secrets has been extended until Friday, January 30, 2015. Secrets can be kept anonymous or not, hilarious or more serious and most importantly school appropriate. To get your secret published please drop them off to the envelope on the door of B1.
You are cordially invited to attend the Black Student Union’s weekly meeting EVERY Monday from 3:30-4:30 in room T8. Come and learn about African American history, cultural diversity, leadership skills and community service. BSU also offers tutoring and hip hop/contemporary dance (The BSU Sapphires). BSU is determined to continue Building Success & Unity at Valley High. See you Monday at 3:30 in room T8… What a great way to start the week!
Ladies and gentlemen the poetry club is proud to announce that SWAG is back!! What’s SWAG? An acronym for “the spoken word artist group” know for outrageous metaphors, those infamous 16 bars, and all your other favorite forms of free writing. Come join SWAG every Wednesday after school. For More Information contact MS. Boyd.
Track and field sign ups and conditioning are currently taking place every day after school. Meet at the track at 3:30. Bring your workout gear and a water bottle. Track and Field is not just for runners. There is something for everyone. See Mr. Ready in D 9 for questions.
“Attention all girls interested in playing soccer in the spring – conditioning will be held with Coach Padilla on the track every Monday and Wednesday from 3:30-5PM. Please make sure to bring running shoes AND cleats. I repeat, conditioning will take place every Monday and Wednesday on the track afterschool, show up if you want a shot at making the soccer team.”
Be sure to return your semester textbooks; Government, Economics, Health or Geography ASAP
VHS Library is open for library book checkout and computer use ! Open at 7:35 in the morning, at lunch and after school until 3:35. Wednesday hours are slightly different: Wed. open at 8:00, closed the first 20 minutes of lunch, then open after school until 3:35.
You must have an ID card to check out library books. You must have an ID card when you drop in to use library computers. Brand new students are the only ones that can use schedules for library services.
The library has special displays of books available for you. We have new career books. We have new SAT test preparation books . We have new books about getting into college. Come by the library and see the new books!
Pencils for sale in the library. Mechanical pencils in bright colors....50 cents each.
College and Career Center
The ASVAB will be held on Thursday, January 15th in the MP Room. Sign up and pick up your pass in the Career Center.
Seniors… As of December 1st you can now start applying for the Elk Grove Regional Foundation Scholarships. These scholarships are open to ALL seniors attending a two year, four year, vocational or trade school. For more information visit the career center or school loop. To apply, go to www.elkgroversf.org. Deadline is January 23rd and all applications must be turned into the career center.
Attention all students: PE lockers are for PE clothes only. Do not leave text books etc. in your P. E. Locker. Students should only be in PE locker rooms during their period of PE. Please do not send students with passes to gain access to the locker rooms, they will not get in.
“Remember students, anyone under the age of 18 will have to show a picture ID for entrance to at all school events including athletics and dances.”
The Cell Phone/Electronic Equipment Policy is in effect immediately! Please make sure to keep your cell phones, headsets, cameras, etc. “out of sight and out of mind” from 8:00-3. ID’s will be required to retrieve electronic devices.
All students not involved in an after-school or athletic program must leave the campus immediately after school. Any student not leaving campus may be subject to suspension.
Attention all students: If you are not in class you will be swept to OCS and the referral process will begin. Get to class on time.
This has been your bulletin, have a great day Vikings