Valley View Junior High

October 2017 Newsletter

Principal's Message

Fall is definitely here and we are back in the swing of the school year. A new school year always brings new routines. Please work with your child to develop good organizational habits. Encourage them to use their agendas to keep track of assignments and keep their papers separated by subject folders. Utilize Progress Book to stay on top of assignment due dates and assignment scores. Please contact your child's teacher immediately if you are concerned about grades or have any questions.

Midterm Grades

Midterm grades were sent home with students on September 22nd. Reports were mailed home for students with D's and/or F's. Parents are encouraged to utilize Progress Book to monitor progress and assignments. They are also encouraged to contact their child's teachers with concerns or questions. The end of the first quarter will be October 13th.

Miami Valley Career Technology School

All 8th grade students will be taking a field trip to the Miami Valley Career Technology Center (MVCTC) this fall. The MVCTC is an option available to students their junior and senior year in high school. Students will spend half of their day touring the MVCTC campus, and the other half of their day exploring two careers of their choice in a computer lab. The three dates of the MVCTC visits are October 6th, October 27th, and December 1st. Students will need to pack their lunches or bring money for lunch on the day of their field trip. If you would like more information on the MVCTC, check out their website at www.mvctc.com. It's never too early to start thinking about your future educational and career options!
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Important Dates

10/2-10/6-Spirit Week

10/6-Pep Assembly

10/23-10/27-Red Ribbon Week

10/13-End of 1st Quarter

10/21-Fall Dance 7-9 JH Cafeteria (only 7-8 grade students that are from VV will be admitted). Please plan to pick your child up promptly at 9:00.