AUG 12 -1st Day of School
AUG 16 – PTO Boo-Hoo Breakfast – 8:30 AM in the Cafeteria. KINDERGARTEN PARENTS ONLY.
AUG 19 – Fall Picture Day
AUG 26 -Middle School Curriculum Night
AUG 29 – 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Curriculum Night
SEPT 3 – K, 1st and 2nd Grade Curriculum Night
SEPT 10 Interims Issued
SEPT 16 – PTO General Meeting 8:30 AM
Chorus – no audition
4th – 8th grades: This year, Voices of the Valley Chorus will meet after school on Mondays from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Our season will run from September 9th– December 16th. In chorus, we are focusing on harmony this year. There will also be opportunity for individuals to have solos and/or be part of an ensemble (small performing group.) Solos and ensembles require an audition. Please complete the registration form and send it back with the program fee no later than Friday, August 23rd.
- Audition packets will be available December 2, 2019.
- Auditions will take place December 16th & 17th
- Callbacks on December 18th & 19th
- Cast announcement on December 20th
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.
We accept dismissal changes up until 2:15 PM every day except Wednesdays. 1:15 PM is the deadline on Wednesdays.
3rd/4th Grade Recorder Information
As part of the Common Core Music Standards, 3rd and 4th grade students will learn how to read music during Music Class. The recorder serves as the “tool of instruction” to accomplish this purpose. In order to maximize this learning experience, it is highly encouraged that each student have their own recorder so that they may practice at home. Please complete the registration form and send it back with the program fee no later than Friday, August 23rd.
5th Grade Ukulele
As part of the Common Core Music Standards, 5th grade students will make use of the soprano ukulele as the “tool of instruction”. There is a requested ukulele fee of $5.00. The fee will provide funds for sheet music, broken strings, replacement parts, etc. It is not necessary to purchase a ukulele, students will use classroom instruments. Please complete the registration form and send it back with the program fee no later than Friday, August 30th.
School Advisory Council (SAC)
The VRA School Advisory Council (SAC) is seeking participants who would like to participate in monthly meetings with the principal and an appropriately balanced number of teachers, staff, parents, and community members. SAC members will participate with school improvement planning, school improvement funds, and school recognition funds. Eight meetings will be held during the school year and will occur the second Tuesday of each month at 3:30pm in the Media Center. Our first SAC meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 10. If you’re interested in becoming a member or would like more information, please contact our SAC Chair, Holly Nover ([email protected]).
Food and Nutrition Services are Hiring Part Time
St. Johns County School District Food and Nutrition Services are now hiring part-time as needed (PTAN). Download the flyer for more details.