Daily Announcements - October 20th, 2020

Announcements

Happening today:

  • Varsity Softball State Playoffs Rd 1 Tiebreaker, v Blessed Trinity, @ VRHS, 5:30PM
  • Varsity Volleyball State Playoffs Rd 1 v Cartersville, @ VRHS, 5:30PM

***There are NO MORE CASH SALES for tickets!  If you are planning to attend a VRHS sporting event, please purchase your ticket before arrival.  Please visit gofan.co and search for Villa Rica High School in the search field.***  

Sports

Congratulations go to Coach Skinner and our VRHS Varsity Softball team!  They won the 2nd of 2 games yesterday, forcing a tiebreaker today against Blessed Trinity!  Come out and support our Wildcats! (Purchase tickets here: www.gofan.com/119747)

Congratulations go to Coach Helton and our VRHS Varsity Volleyball team!  The Lady Wildcats are the Runner-up Region Champs and are moving on to State Playoffs. Come out and support our Wildcats! (Purchase tickets here: www.gofan.com/120771)

VRHS Cross Country will compete in the region meet, this Saturday, October 24th @ Clinton Nature Preserve. Good luck Wildcats!

Boys' basketball tryouts will begin Monday, October 26th immediately after school in the new gym.  Students MUST have a physical on file in order to tryout.  Interested students should stop by Coach Robinson's office to signup prior to tryouts.

VRHS Wrestling practice will begin on Monday, 10/26.  Students MUST have a physical on file in order to tryout.  Wrestling is a sport for boys AND girls.  Interested students should stop by to see Coach Laymon this week before 1st period in room 804.  He can also be reached via email, jared.laymon@carrollcountyschools.com.

Clubs & Fine Arts

International Skills Diploma Seal (ISDS) Club will have its first meeting  Wednesday, October 28 from 3:45-4:30 in Mrs. Allen's Room 605. The Google Classroom code and Remind code are posted on the ISDS wall outside of Mrs. Allen's Room 605.

The link to the virtual Fall Chorus Concert has been posted to Facebook and villaricahigh.com.  Please watch and enjoy the first VR Virtual Choir Concert!  Great Job Mrs. Hurd and our VRHS Choir!

Guidance Office

The Counseling Center has several upcoming events, please mark your calendars and more information on these events will follow:

  • October 20th -YouScience Day- during 5th period school wide event
  • October 22nd - Financial Aid Night (Virtual) 
  • October 29th - PSAT -10th graders (no cost) and Juniors (cost $20.00) may sign up in the Counseling Center
  • October 29th (tentatively) - ASVAB -sign up required 
  • October 7th, 21st and 28th -Seniors college applications assistance in Media Center during 5th period

It's now time to order and pay for your AP exams online.  Please  checkout the APTS website for ordering information or your AP teachers or Ms. McFadden. Your deadline to order is Nov. 3rd.

Quote of the Day

"Tuesday isn't so bad … it's a sign that I've somehow survived Monday."