News from the Nest

June 11th, 2021

The Week Ahead


Monday 6/14 (Day 1)

-- Last day of school; early dismissal - 10:45 AM (No Kindergarten classes)

-- SAOA K-5th Grade student device collection - VF Library from 1:00 - 2:30 PM

Tuesday 6/15 (No school)

-- SAOA K-5th Grade student device collection - VF Library from 8:00 - 9:00 AM

Wednesday 6/16 (No school)

-- SAOA K-5th Grade student device collection - VF Library from 1:00 - 2:30 PM

5th Grade Picnic

Despite the weather not cooperating, the 5th grade students had a great end of year bash on Tuesday, June 8th. Many thanks to the organizing committee for all the planning and hard work that went into making this a special day for these students departing Vernfield.

Yearbooks Have Been Distributed!

Thanks to all of the hard work from Kim Wheeler and Alex Ricketts, the 2020/2021 yearbooks are in the hands of the students and they look fantastic! Thank you to all parents and families who provided the photos and to those who helped put it together.

Committee Chair Openings 2021-2022

Thank you to everyone that has volunteered to chair a committee next year! We still have a few spots available. Descriptions of each committee can be found HERE. If you have any questions or are interested in chairing one of these committees, please contact Meg Dick at meg213@gmail.com. We are looking forward to working with you!


Committees that need chairs:

--Lip Sync


Committees that need shadows (Next year you help the current chair and then take over the following year):

--Save Around Books (formally Kidstuff books)

Happy Summer!

Vernfield Elementary faculty and staff would like to thank all of our Vernfield families for your support and understanding during this unusual school year. Best wishes to all for a safe and fun-filled summer!


Look for the first newsletter of the school year during the last few weeks of summer, which will contain information to help you get a jump start on all of the back-to-school activities.

District News

***Summer Sports Camps***

Souderton Area School District is proud to announce that registration is underway for the Souderton Area High School Summer Sports Camp Program, which is scheduled to begin the week of June 21st.

For more information, please see the Sports Camps Brochure (PDF).

To register online, visit: https://soudertoncommed.revtrak.net/Sports-Camps/


***SACE Summer Programs 2021***

Be sure to check out the details for camp and other SACE summer activities in the Summer Camp brochure. The full-day camp starts on June 21st and runs through August 20th. Don't miss all the fun and register now. Openings are limited and fill on a first come basis. Hope to see your campers this summer!

See the summer programs brochure and registration details!

Easy Ways to Help Fundraise!

Please consider helping to raise funds for Home & School using the following:


  • Amazon Smile: earn money for VF while shopping on Amazon! Go to smile.amazon.com/about for instructions.
  • Box Tops Bonus App: Download the Box Tops Bonus App for your phone or tablet! Find offers, buy products, scan your receipt and earn even MORE box tops for Vernfield!
  • Box Tops for Education: clip the 'Box Tops for Education' from participating boxes and labels! Please HOLD ON TO THESE at home until we begin collecting them at school. We will NOT be collecting physical Box Tops at this time.
  • ShopRite for My School: earn Box Tops for VF while shopping at ShopRite! Register your PricePlus club card at: https://www.shopriteformyschool.com/en/Register-my-Card.
  • Coca Cola Give: Sign up at https://us.coca-cola.com/give/schools/ then just scan your product or enter your product code and watch the funds grow.