News from the Nest

June 3 & 10, 2022

The Weeks Ahead

Monday 6/6 (Day 4)

--5th Grade Human Growth and Development 2:10-3:10pm
Tuesday 6/7 (Day 1)

--IVMS Jazz Band 9:00-9:30am
--5th Grade vs. Faculty Relays 2:30-3:00pm

Wednesday 6/8 (Day 2)

--Spirit's Grub Club The Burger Shop, Souderton
--4th Grade Field Trip
--Movie Reward Grades K, 1, 2 ~ 9:00 -10:30am All-Purpose Room
--Movie Reward Grades K, 3, 5 ~ 1:30-2:45pm All-Purpose Room

Thursday 6/9 (Day 3)

--Due Date for all devices to be returned to VF
--End of Year Recognition Assembly 9:00 -10:30am All-Purpose Room
--Movie Reward Grade 4 ~ 1:30 -3:00pm
--SAHS Graduates Walk the Halls 2:00 -3:00pm

Friday 6/10 (Day 4)

--Early Dismissal - Last Day for Kindergarten
--AM Kindergarten Session 8:45-10:45am, PM Kindergarten 11:45am - 1:45pm. Elementary dismiss at 1:45pm

Monday 6/13 (Day 1)

--Last Day of School - Early Dismissal
--No Kindergarten classes. Elementary schools dismiss at 10:45 AM.

Final Spirit's Grub Club at The Burger Shop!

Please join us for our last Spirit’s Grub Club of the year and enjoy a night off from cooking!

The Burger Shop
Wednesday, June 8th
11:00am - 9:00pm

162 N Main St
Souderton, PA 18964

+1 (267) 382-0903

Simply place your order on Wednesday, June 8th and mention you are there in support of "Vernfield Night." That’s it!

The Burger Shop then donate a portion of that day’s sales to our school!

Volunteers Needed!

On Wednesday, June 8th, and Thursday, June 9th, the students at Vernfield will be participating in an end of year movie reward! Volunteers are needed to help supervise the students during the movie. If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up HERE. Thank you for your help!

Device Collection on Thursday, June 9th

Vernfield Elementary will be collecting all student devices on Thursday, June 9th. It is important to make sure that the following items are turned in:

--Device with case (iPad for grades K-4 and Dell laptop for grade 5)

--Charging cord

--Charging "block"

Information about replacement costs can be found on the SASD website.

Enjoy Your Summer!

On behalf of Vernfield Teachers and Staff, we want to wish everyone a happy and healthy summer vacation!


***IVEF: 2022 Teacher Appreciation Campaign***

Are you looking for a way to honor that special teacher or staff member?

Now Open: Teacher & Staff Appreciation Campaign

The Teacher & Staff Appreciation campaign is a great way to honor our teachers and staff for their hard work and dedication this year!
Gifts of any amount help us make an impact in our schools, and are appreciated! Donations are used to provide additional resources and learning opportunities in the Souderton Area School District. Interested to see how your donations are used? Please visit the IVEF Web site.


  1. Go to:
  2. Enter your contact and payment information and you’re set!
    *Keep in mind that the IVEF is an approved 501(c)(3) organization, so your donation is tax deductible. The IVEF is also eligible for many corporate matching programs so you can double your donation and the impact it has in our schools!

Your teacher(s) will be notified of your donation with a certificate acknowledging your gift in their honor. You can include a personal message, and acknowledge more than one teacher in one easy transaction!

Please complete your donation by Friday, June 10th!


The Indian Valley Education Foundation is pleased to announce a new online community, SASD Nation Alumni & Friends, which will allow us to establish greater connections with our graduates and the community. We’re very excited to get connected with community members and alumni of all ages!

Through this new network, all Souderton Area School District alumni, supporters and community members will be able to stay connected and receive regular updates and news articles, along with a wide variety of information on special events, mentoring and volunteer opportunities.

All are invited to check out the SASD Nation network and all that this new online community has to offer. We look forward to connecting with you!

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 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!
  • ShopRite for My School: earn Box Tops for VF while shopping at ShopRite! Register your PricePlus club card at:
  • Coca Cola Give: Sign up at then just scan your product or enter your product code and watch the funds grow.

HSA Executive Board Members

If you have any questions about HSA activities, or are interested in becoming more involved at Vernfield, please feel free to reach out to any of our board members below:

President: Meg Dick;

VP Fundraising: Julie Gerhart;

VP Communications: Mandy Merrill;

Co-Treasurer: Alisha Reynolds;

Co-Treasurer: Wendy Clemmer;

Secretary: Kristin Emmons;