September 17th: Soaring High Club meeting in room 210, 3:15pm
September 17th: VRA Volleyball vs. MMS at Murray Middle School
September 19th: 2nd grade field study to Sweet Pete’s (Goodwin, Moore, R. Myers, Pollard)
September 19th: VRA Volleyball vs. LMS at Landrum Middle School
September 20th: 2nd grade field study to Sweet Pete’s (Ingle, Xanders, Rowan, S. Myers)
September 23rd: Fall photo retakes
September 24th: VRA Volleyball vs. SPMS at Swiss Point Middle School, 5:30pm
September 26th: VRA Volleyball vs. LPA at Valley Ridge Academy, 5:30pm
September 27th: Elementary Character Counts! Celebration in cafeteria, 8:45am
We accept dismissal changes up until 2:15 PM every day except Wednesdays. 1:15 PM is the deadline on Wednesdays.
In an effort to provide safety and security to our students and staff, we check identification for all vendors, visitors, volunteers and parents each time you enter the building. Volunteers must have clearance to enter the building. If you have not already been cleared, please submit a school access form. Please input full legal name (first, middle and last) on the application. If you already have clearance, please do not submit an application. Expired accounts will be rerun automatically.
Jersey Mike's PTO Fundraiser
This Wednesday through Sunday (Sept. 18- Sept. 22) the Nocatee Jersey Mike’s will give a free sub in exchange for a two dollar donation to the VRA PTO (with coupon). Students were given coupons on Tuesday. Have a delicious sub and support our VRA PTO.
Voices of the Valley Chorus
Registrations are now being accepted for Voices of the Valley Chorus. Chorus is open to all 4th – 8th grade students who enjoy singing and performing, and will meet on Mondays after school from 3:00 – 4:15 in the elementary music room. Registration is due by September 20th! The first rehearsal is Monday, September 23rd.
Disability History and Awareness Weeks
The first two weeks of October are Disability History and Awareness Weeks! Section 1003.4205, Florida Statutes, entitled Disability History and Awareness Instruction, was signed into law in 2008. It requires school districts to designate the first two weeks of October as Disability History Awareness Weeks and also promotes providing instruction for students in all public schools to expand student knowledge, understanding, and awareness of individuals with disabilities, disability history, and the disability rights movement.