CALENDAR

August 26, 2016
5:00 pm - Football: Freshmen Game vs Center Point-Urbana (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
7:30 pm - Football: Varsity Game vs Center Point-Urbana (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School, VS Karr Athletic Complex
August 27, 2016
12:00 am - Voyagers
@ Ames, Iowa
8:00 am - Speech
@ VS Karr Athletic Complex
9:00 am - Volleyball: Freshmen Tournament vs Prairie, Alburnett, Benton Community, Center Point-Urbana, Clear Creek Amana, Marion, Solon, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Prairie Point School
9:00 am - Volleyball: Varsity Tournament vs Meskwaki High School, Vinton-Shellsburg, Belle Plaine, Denver Community Schools, North Tama, Colo-NESCO, Roland Story, Ankeny Christian Academy (Away)
@ Meskwaki High School
August 29, 2016
6:00 pm - Football: Junior Varsity Game vs Center Point-Urbana (Away) (Cancelled)
@ Center Point - Urbana High School
6:30 pm - FFA
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
7:00 pm - HS Drama
@ VSHS Auditorium
August 30, 2016
8:00 am - Shellsburg Event
@ Shellsburg Elementary School
4:00 pm - Volleyball: Freshmen Game vs Anamosa, Midland, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Anamosa High School
4:00 pm - Volleyball: Sophomore Game vs Anamosa, Midland, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Anamosa High School
4:30 pm - Cross Country: Varsity Invitational vs Williamsburg (Away)
@ Williamsburg High School
5:00 pm - Volleyball: Varsity Game vs Anamosa, Midland, Vinton-Shellsburg (Away)
@ Anamosa High School
August 31, 2016
7:30 am - High School Event
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
September 1, 2016
5:00 pm - Volleyball: Freshmen Game vs Benton Community (Away)
@ Benton Community High School
6:00 pm - Volleyball: Sophomore Game vs Benton Community (Away)
@ Benton Community High School
6:00 pm - Volleyball: Junior Varsity Game vs Benton Community (Away)
@ Benton Community High School
6:00 pm - Swimming: Girls Varsity Meet vs Linn-Mar (Away)
@ Linn-Mar High School
7:30 pm - Volleyball: Varsity Game vs Benton Community (Away)
@ Benton Community High School

NEWS

Back to School Information

It may be hard for some to believe, but school starts up with students in exactly 1 week from today! New Teachers to the district started today (August 16) and all staff will be back tomorrow (August 17). Soon the … Continue reading

State Announces Attendance Center Rankings: Vinton-Shellsburg Proud of Their Results!

While recognizing there is room to improve, staff at Vinton-Shellsburg are proud of the results the Iowa Department of Education released earlier today. As a result of legislative action, the Department of Education developed Attendance Center Rankings for all the … Continue reading

Thoughts from the Superintendent- Attendance

My first posting about security seemed to be well received!  Thanks for those of you who gave feedback.

One of the things we are focusing on this year is attendance.  If kids have high rates of absenteeism, it is harder … Continue reading

VSMS Scores well in Annual Yearly Progress Reports

Screen Shot 2015-09-15 at 1.20.48 PM Screen Shot 2015-09-15 at 1.19.35 PMThe results are in from the Department of Ed of Iowa … Continue reading

Read, Read, Read!!

Research shows that reading aloud with children is the single most important thing you can do to prepare a child for reading and learning. Read Aloud 15 MINUTES National Campaign promotes parents reading aloud to their children at least 15 … Continue reading

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