VHS Teacher Spotlights for the month of September were math instructor Mrs. Ebony Gardner and science instructor Mrs. Stacey Vaugh.
The VHS Pride Band will participate in the Copiah Marching Band Contest on October 3.
The Cross Country Team will participate in the Northeast Lauderdale High School Invitational in Meridian on October 3.
The Swim Team will participate in a meet at Delta State University in Cleveland on October 3.
VHS Homecoming Parade will be on October 8. Homecoming Game will on October 9.
High School Day at Tougaloo College will be on Friday, October 9. Registration can be completed online at www.tougaloo.edu.
The VHS Pride Band will participate in the State Marching Band competition in Pearl on October 10.
The PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test) will be administered at VHS on October 14 in the auditorium for all interested juniors and sophomores. The cost is $15 and can be paid to Mrs. Tello in the Guidance Office by cash and exact change only.
Tryouts for the Girl’s Archery Team will be October 14 and 15, 4:15 p.m.-5:30 p.m. in the JROTC building. Physical exams are required in order to tryout. Please contact Ms. Piazza at 601-636-2914 if you have any questions or need additional information.
VHS PTO officers for the 2015-2016 school year are as follows: Colin Crasta, President; Kathy Demby, Vice President; Billia Knight, Secretary; and Nolan Boyd, Treasurer.
Punt-Pass-Kick Contest: Participants must first punt the ball from the end zone. Wherever the ball lands will designate the place from where the contestants will pass the ball. From the spot where the pass lands, they will have to successfully kick the field goal with the football through the uprights and take home the grand prize. Four lucky fans will each win a new Chevrolet! All you have to do to qualify is text “punt” to 95577 and follow the prompts. This event is sponsored by Atwood Chevrolet, River 101.3, K-Hits 104.5, 92.7 The Touch, and V105.5.
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