Monday, February 27, 2017
Monday, February 27th, 2017
VRHS Daily Announcements
Villa Rica High School placed second runner up in Division 1 (large school) at the State Academic Decathlon competition at Berkmar High School. The following team members earned individual medals: Devin Hodges (Honors Division)1st in Social Science, 2nd in economics; Brendan Porter (Scholastic Division) 1st in Social Science, 2nd in science, 1st in music, 1st in art, 1st in economics, 1st in literature; Heather Cook (Varsity Division) 2nd, in Interview, Avery Hill (Honors) 3rd in literature. Brendan Porter also earned the overall Points for the Scholastic Division and overall highest score of all contenders in all divisions with an individual score of 7243.7. Congratulations to our VRHS Wildcat Academic Decathlon Team!
There will be a meeting on Thursday, March 2nd in room 406 immediately after school for anyone planning to try-out for softball in May.
There will be a mandatory cheerleading meeting for parents and athletes tonight at 7pm in the cafeteria. This meeting is for basketball, sideline and competition cheerleading.
Clubs & Fine Arts:
Yearbook applications are now available to pick up in Mrs. Moses' room. The application is due March 24th and must include a writing sample, artistic sample, and three teacher recommendations. Applications not meeting all requirements will not be considered.
The Drama Department's play Alice in Wonderland opens this week. The shows are Friday, March 3rd at 7:30PM, Saturday, March 4th at 2:30PM and 7:30PM, and Sunday, March 5 at 2:30PM. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for the public!
The Do Something Club is hosting a Teens for Jeans drive for the month of February. Gently-used jeans can be dropped in boxes in the lobby of the front office.
The Key Club is collecting Coke plastic bottle caps for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. You can drop your bottle caps into the designated bags in classrooms and the media center.
Interested in Foreign Travel opportunities?
Go to the VRHS website to check out foreign travel opportunities to Spain, England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales with Mrs. Tidaback
Mrs. Tidaback's VRHS International Travel Program:
· Any VRHS students in the classes of 2018 & 2019 interested in traveling to Spain for 12 days during Spring Break 2018- go to http://www.eftours.com/tour-website/1841069SJ
· Any VRHS students in the classes of 2018, 2018, or 2020 interested in going to England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales for 14 days in July 2018 go to http://www.eftours.com/tour-website/1917750PV
· Please email any questions to email@example.com
Guidance Department & Testing Information:
The link for registering and paying for AP Exams is posted on the VRHS website. Click on the AP and Honors Classes link.
There will be a national college fair at the Georgia International Convention Center on March 19th from 12:30-4:00. Instructions for registering are posted on the VRHS website. Go to the Guidance section, click on Forms, and then National College Fair.