Superintendent Statement

You're out of school on December 22nd and don't come back until January 4th!

Have an enjoyable holiday season with your family and friends. 
Be safe and we'll see you back bright and early on January 4th for the 2nd semester.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: Add Descriptions for Offline Learning
Please take two minutes to watch this video message from Mrs. Nelson, our Director of Student Services. We need your cooperation when entering offline minutes and providing a description of the offline learning opportunities students are completing daily.

Click the above image to watch the video.

Thank you for your time and support.
November 95

Congratulations to all of our November 95 Daily Winners and Grand Prize Winners! 

Five Lucky Students won a 
$100 Visa Gift Card!

Students who reached at least 5 hours on a school day were entered to be a daily prize winner. To be eligible for our grand prize, students needed a total of at least 95 hours for the month of November.
 
Spirit Week Winners!
December 12th - 16th was Spirit Week at VCS!
Our Spirit Week Grand Prize Winners are Jordan Wooden and Owen Masula! You both did a wonderful job participating in every day of Spirit Week last week! Enjoy your Kindles!
Special Guest Speaker!

You don't want to miss this!
Bryan Taylor has overcome unthinkable circumstances to get where he is today.
Learn more about how mentoring and finishing his education helped him become a successful adult after living a troubled childhood.
Bryan will be coming to our Success Site at ProTeen in Newark, Ohio on Thursday, January 26th.
School Choice Week!
VCS is taking a field trip to the Franklin Park Conservatory!

Join us at the Franklin Park Conservatory in Columbus on January 25th, 2017. The Conservatory will be open from 10:00am - 5:00pm. There will be guided tours available as well as plenty of time to explore the Conservatory on your own!
Free admission and lunch will be provided.


This field trip is open to all VCS students, their families and their friends! When you enter the Conservatory, just mention that you're with VCS. Informational material will be available for all friends and families.
Dance Contest:
National School Choice Week will be America's largest-ever celebration of effective education options for children. 


The song for the National School Choice Week 2017 dance is "Can't Stop The Feeling" by Justin Timberlake. Just download the song on 
iTunesAmazon or listen on Spotify. Then, watch the tutorial video below to learn the easy steps to the new dance.
What Music Do You Listen To?
We want to know more about YOU, our VCS Family!
Take a minute to fill out this one question survey about what types of music you listen to.
Pick as many as you like!
Take Our Poll!
Mid-Ohio Foodbank
We had so much fun volunteering at the Mid-Ohio Foodbank
(Left to Right in the group picture: Christian McCloskey - high school Social Studies teacher, Shane Foglesong - high school Science teacher, John Racki - high school Math teacher, Rochelle Nelson - Director of Student/Staff Services, Lauren Lavy - high school Language Arts & Social Studies teacher, Lindsay Cuvo - Data Records Specialist)
Game Design Club

VCS has a Game Design Club
led by student James Landess!
"We have three or four active writers, all of which are working on the script and voice acting for our first game."
Any interested students can email James at: jl4581@student.vcslearn.org 
or call him at: 937-314-1053.
The Kindness Project
 VCS Guidance Counselor, Mrs. DePompei, started "The Kindness Project" with our students.
J
oin The Kindness Project at VCS! Hold the door for someone else; donate gently used toys; clean up a mess you didn't make; let someone go ahead of you in line.
Click Here to let us know what you did for someone else today (or any day!)
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
VCS is raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society! 
Which grade will be able to raise the most?
Donate to your grade's efforts by searching for the following teachers under "Classroom name."
K: Kimberly Vipperman
1st: Caryn Morgan
2nd: Dianne Eberts
3rd: Kim Colvin
4th: Bryn Stepp
5th: Jay Wollenburg
6th: Pam McFerren
7th: Karen Miller
8th: Jamie Petrey
9-12th: Denny Hammond

Supporting the Wolf Pack
VCS Teachers and Staff learned of a family in need this holiday season and rose to the occasion. One of our students, a teen mother, fell on rough times this year. We wanted to make sure that she and her little family were able to have a Merry Christmas! 
The Wolf Pack sticks together, especially during the holidays! 
January Calendar Events

Dec. 22nd - 
Jan. 3rd
NO SCHOOL Winter Break 
Jan. 22nd-28th
National School Choice Week
Mon., Jan. 23rd
January Board Meeting
Wed., Jan. 25th

Franklin Park Conservatory Field Trip
Thurs., Jan.26th Guest Speaker: Bryan Taylor at ProTeen



Mission:  Our mission is to make a difference in the life of a student. 

Vision:  Our vision is to become a world-class educational organization.

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