February 24, 2017
12:00 am - Vocal
@ Calamus Wheatland High School
12:00 am - FFA
12:00 am - District-wide Event
6:55 pm - Jazz Band
@ Coe College
February 25, 2017
12:00 am - FFA
12:00 am - Speech
@ Prairie High School
February 27, 2017
6:30 pm - Basketball: Girls Varsity End of Season Banquet vs TBA (Home)
@ Vinton-Shellsburg
6:30 pm - Voyagers
@ VSHS Commons
8:00 pm - Basketball: Boys Varsity Class 3A Substate vs TBA, TBA (Away)
@ US Cellular Center
February 28, 2017
12:00 am - Basketball: Girls Varsity IGHSAU State vs IGHSAU, TBA (Away)
@ Wells Fargo Arena - Des Moines
8:00 am - High School Event
@ Vinton-Shellsburg High School
March 1, 2017
12:00 am - Basketball: Girls Varsity IGHSAU State vs IGHSAU, TBA (Away)
@ Wells Fargo Arena - Des Moines
March 2, 2017
12:00 am - Basketball: Girls Varsity IGHSAU State vs IGHSAU, TBA (Away)
@ Wells Fargo Arena - Des Moines


National Merit Scholarship Recognitions

Congratulations to both Jamie Thompson and David Steele for being recognized as National Merit Scholars.  Students qualify to become a National Merit Scholar by taking the PSAT exam during their junior year of high school.  Last school year, 1.6 million … Continue reading

New Cross Country Website

Go to the following link to find all the information you need relating to the High School Boys and Girls Cross Country teams. Schedules, maps, meet results, and more.

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

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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Summer Theater Camp!

Please find the Camper Registration Packet for our 2017 Little Vikes Drama Camp at or Camp will open with Orientation and Workshops on June 5 & 6. At the end of camp on June 6, campers will be given their casting assignments for the main production, There’s a Monster in my Closet, and a short meeting will be held with the directors.

There’s a Monster in my Closet features a cast including Emily and her friends, her brother Tom and his friends, and many Dream World inhabitants including monsters,Sandman, the Dream King, Sprites, Fairies, and Dream Weavers. The VSHS Drama Department will be performing this show in April, giving Little Vikes Drama Campers the unique opportunity to see the show and then perform it. Several VSHS Drama students will assist in the direction and mentoring of Little Vikes Drama Company Cast.

Little Vikes Drama Camp format features an environment in which children can gain familiarity with live theatre, cultivate their imaginations, discover their own individual talents, acquire vital communication skills, and learn to work in cooperation with the other members of a cast and crew. Little Vikes Drama Company productions are warm, rewarding experiences that leave wonderful, lasting memories!

Mark your summer calendar and get your registration in now!
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