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South and West Elementary recieve Ohio Department of Education High Progress School of Honor recognition

Both South and West Elementary Schools were recognized at the Ohio School Boards Association's Souteast Region Spring Conference.  The Ohio Department of Education's High Progress Schools of Honor program recognizes schools that have sustained high achievement and substantial progress while serving a significant number of economically disadvantaged students with circumstances that can make learning difficult.  In November 2018, the Ohio Department of Education named 66 High Progress Schools of Honor.  Of those 66, 15 are from the Southeast Region.
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Hall of Fame Nominations Due by May 1st

The VCHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is accepting nominations for inductees for the 2019  Induction Class.  Nominations are due by May 1st 2019.  You may visit the links below to fill out the online form or you may print out the form and return to Vinton County High School.
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Requirements for VCHS Color Guard & Majorette

Requirements for Color Guard & Majorette

=         Must be a student of VCHS or Buckeye Hills

=         Must be in the 8th-12 grade next school year

=         VCHS students must be in band 9th period, only exception is Buckeye      Hills students

=         Students must attend band camp, this is mandatory

=         Students must have 2 teacher recommendations and keep passing grades

**All school rules apply

 It is mandatory to attend all 3 clinic days in order to tryout.

Clinic April 15th and April 17th

Color Guard 4:30-5:30pm, Majorettes 5:30-6:30pm

Clinic** April 23rd 4:30-5:30pm

Try outs** April 23rd @6:30pm

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Sports Physicals to be held @ VCHS - May 2, 2019

Mark You Calendar - Holzer will be at Vinton County High School on May 2, 2019 to give sports physicals from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to students playing sports next school year.   Forms for parents to fill out will be coming to the high school and middle school offices in the next few weeks. 
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VCHS Students Attended Ohio Military Signing Day Event

Ohio Military Signing DayCongratulations to our Vinton County students Brandon Holley and Gunnar Barnett, United States Army Elena Ramey, United States Navy, and Mallory Bentley (Not pictured), Army National Guard. Our VC students received military cords to wear at graduation and were honored with the over 300 Ohio Seniors joining the US Military.  The Ohio Military Signing Day was established to recognize and celebrate the career commitment and importance of seniors joining the less than 1% of US citizens in the armed forces. The event was held Wednesday, March 14 @ COSI in Columbus.  More +

Shrek the Musical @ VCHS March 29-31, 2019

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South Elementary Giving Feet Project

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School will be IN SESSION Thursday, April 18th 2019

Thursday, April 18th was origninally on the school calendar as part of Spring Break.   As previously approved by the Board of Education, this day will be used as a make-up day as a result of days missed due to inclement weather.  School will be IN SESSION on Thursday April 18th.  Friday, April 19th will remain a scheduled day off for staff and students. More +

Band-O-Rama - April 18 @ VCHS

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Y.E.V.C. attended Hocking Regional Entrepreneurship Exposition (REX)

Twenty of Vinton County High School's young entrepreneurs attended the Hocking College Regional Entrepreneurship Exposition (REX) on Thursday, February 21, 2019.  Vinton County was one of five area schools participating in the event. Students collaborated with local entrepreneurs, Hocking College faculty members, and one another to create a Business Model Canvas for our new Y.E.V.C. school store. The model was to help plan and expand the new store from targeting only high school students, to accommodating anyone wanting to show their Viking Pride. Guest Speakers included Alex Bandar- IDEA Foundry, Anique Russell- Too Good Eats, Finn Fuller - Hocking Hills App Developer, Shawn North - Logan Fitness, Chris Chimel - Integration Acres, Jordan Rhodes - Rhodes Manufacturing, Erik Petersen - Peterson Farm and Airbnb, Toi Hershman - Entre Ed. Click More + to see photos from the event. More +

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Vinton County Local School District is to prepare ALL students for the 21st Century and beyond.

Vision Statement

We envision the Vinton County Local School District as having a staff that:
  1. will unite to achieve a common purpose and establish clear goals for every student
  2. will work together in collaborative teams
  3. will research and implement strategies for improving student achievement on a continuing basis
  4. will monitor each student's progress
  5. will demonstrate a personal commitment to the academic success and well-being of ALL students

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VCHS Softball vs. Meigs

Mon Mar 25 2019

VCMS Track @ Meigs

Mon Mar 25 2019

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