Mr. James E. Stirgus, Jr. was our “Gator Spotlight” on Monday, Jan. 5.
The Vicksburg High Choral Department will present the musical “Tarzan” on Jan. 30 and Jan. 31, 7:00 p.m. each night. Contact Tracy Smithey at 601-831-1807 for ticket information.
United Way has announced the Teen Help Essay Contest. Students must be a graduating senior for the 2014-2015 academic year. Students must write a one-page essay on the topic “The Importance of Volunteerism”. Essays are due Feb. 6. No late entries will be accepted. First place winner will receive a $500 book scholarship, and the second place winner will receive a $250 book scholarship.
For more information on Free ACT workshops visit and pre-register online at www.get2college.org. Workshops will be from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Get2college center in Jackson. The next ACT will be Feb. 7
Parents and students are urged to check the updated school website by visiting http://vhs.crasta.net. The site includes information about scholarships, ACT dates and workshops, stating testing, and more. Students can click on the Student’s Corner and parents can click on the Parent’s corner.
VHS has an official twitter account to be used a forum to educate, inform, and announce school news. Follow us @VHSGators1.