VAHS Student News
January 19, 2016
NEWS YOU CAN USE
Next week, look forward to a new game called I Spy which will lead to prizes for the first ten students who figure out the answer. I hope you have a great week and as always, let me know if I can help you out in any way.
January 19: All HS basketball teams @ Whitewright. Starts at 5:00 pm
January 22: All HS basketball teams @ HOME. Starts at 5:00 pm
January 23: HS girls and boys powerlifting meet @ Princeton. Starts at 8:00 am
February 4: Financial Aid Night- Grayson College representative at 6:30 MPR
February 6: FFA Auction and Dinner
February 18: Blood DriveFebruary 20: Band Spaghetti Dinner
March 21: Dual Credit- Paula Cavender at 6:30 pm MPR
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The baseball team received a check from Blake Utter Ford and Lincoln for their fundraiser "Drive to Give" during the fall. They were able to raise $1140 for the baseball program. Pictured are Trey Jones, Riley Cooper, Coach Haynes, Blake Utter, Carl King, Steve Garner.
SENIORS, when you get an acceptance letter please turn it in to Mrs. Madison so it can be hung on the wall!
Keep up with Reminders from the Counselor’s office
· Class of 2016 text @2016vahs to 81010
· Class of 2017 text @2017vahs to 81010
· Class of 2018 text @2018vahs to 81010
· Class of 2019 text @2019vahs to 81010
Need help with preparing and signing up for ACT/SAT, tracking Community Service Hours, or how to create an academic resume?
Find all of this and MORE on Mrs. Madison's webpage. From the VAHS page go to Departments and Counselor, or click here: http://bit.ly/VAHSCOUNSELOR
POWER LIFTING MEET
Congrats to the following student athletes....
Matthew Bramer-- 3rd-- 242 weightclass
Dylan Pruitt-- 5th-- 275 weightclass
Zach Wright-- 5th-- 148 weightclass
Rachel Greves-- 2nd-- 105 weightclass
Caitlin Weaver-- 4th-- 114 weightclass
Chloe Houston-- 4th-- 123 weightclass
Bailee Glenn-- 3rd-- 198 weightclass
Alyssa Allen-- 4th-- 198 weightclass
Julie Barnes-- 2nd-- 220 weightclass
GRAYSON COLLEGE DUAL CREDIT DATES
Below are important dates for Spring 2016 Grayson College Dual Credit classes. Most dates come from the Registration Guide.
Jan. 11: $75 late fees begin for late registration. Student should verify their schedules are correct this week by logging into Campus Connect. Here's a link to student instructions.
Jan. 14: Tuition deadline (Those students with the tuition waivers due to School lunch program will see adjustments next week.) The student instructions linked above will assist locating tuition amounts, too.
Jan. 19: Grayson classes begin.
Jan. 19-22: Students may add/drop if already enrolled without instructor approval.
Jan. 23: Students must message instructors in Canvas requesting a drop.
Feb. 3: Census Date (Instructors will be asked to certify rosters for state reporting). Instructors will receive instructions from Admissions.
Feb. 8: 70% refund date (meaning students dropping by this date will receive 70% of their tuition back)
Feb. 15: 25% refund date
Mar. 7-11: Spring Break
Mar. 28: Numeric Midterm Grades Due to Admissions (Admissions will forward instructions to instructors.)
Mar. 30: Admissions will forward Midterm Numeric Grades to High Schools.
April 18: Final Drop Date
May 9-12: Finals
May 16: Final Numeric grades due to Admissions (Admissions will forward instructions to instructors.)
May 18: Admissions will forward Numeric Final Grades to High Schools.
If students have any questions, contact Paula Cavender at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remember that tuition is due January 18.