JH/HS Announcements 10/1/20

Bus 9 will continue to run a late route after school until further notice. Students need to wait in the cafeteria.

Beginning today, Bus 8 will be an early bus, first round at the high school.

Please excuse the HS softball players from class at 2:40 for their game.

NJHS members who did not Zoom on Tuesday for induction have one more chance to be inducted into NJHS on Friday at 4:00 pm. If you have a conflict, please contact Mrs. Robinson ASAP.

A HUGE congratulations goes out to the Van-Far FFA Trapshooting team of Clayton Heaton, Ashton Garnett, Hunter Scrogin, Adam McCurdy, and Andrew Myers. The team won first place last night at the Area V Trapshoot. Also, Clayton Heaton tied for first place high individual and Ashton Garnett placed second overall individually. These five members will compete on Saturday at West Quincy at the Northeast District Trapshoot.

Project Prom will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast this Saturday, October 2 from 6:00 am to 10:00 am. They are in need of Juniors and Seniors to volunteer to help. There is a sign-up sheet on the office window. Sign up for a shift!

Mini-Olympics will include cornhole, volleyball, tug of war, and punt-pass-kick. If you would like to sign up, see Mr. Rost. 

The Van-Far Homecoming theme is "Home Sweet Homecoming." Dress up days for next week are:
Tuesday: Home-Run (sports attire or jersey)
Wednesday: Homies! (match with your friends)
Thursday: Color your Van-Far Home (black and gold)
Friday: At home with your class (class colors)

If you are interested in a homecoming shirt, Mr. Rost will take your name and size when go to to the cafeteria today.

JH Football practice is canceled for Friday, October 2.

If you club or organization is interested in working the concession stand, pease sign up on the bulletin board outside Mr. Rost's room. First come, first serve.

FFA members are selling fruit, candy, and nuts until October 6. Orders may be placed online at van-far-ffa.square.site, if you are ordering from a student, be sure to enter the student's name before checking out so the student will receive the FFA incentive. 

EAP Teachers: Robinson and Winders

Lunch Today: Cheeseburger; Popcorn chicken wrap; Popcorn chicken salad; served with fresh garden salad, chilled fruit

Lunch Tomorrow: Italian pizza; Elvis burrito,; Taco salad; served with fresh garden salad, chilled fruit


Thursday, October 1

JH Softball at home against Clopton at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: L Wise (reschedule from 9/9)

V/JV Softball away at Community R6 at 5:00 pm. Bus leave at 3:00

Friday, October 2

V Football away at South Callaway at 7:00 pm. Team bus leaves at 3:45, cheer bus leaves at 4:30.

Saturday, October 3

FFA Northeast District Trap Shoot away at West Quincy at 9:00 am. Bus leaves at TBA.

V/JH Cross Country away at North Callaway at 4:00 pm. Bus leaves at 7:30 am.

Monday, October 5

V/JV Softball away at Marion Co. at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:00.

Tuesday, October 6

V/JV Softball away at Wright City at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:00.

JH Football at home against Louisiana at 6:00 pm. Gate Duty: L Haskins/N Taylor

Wednesday, October 7

V/JV Softball at home against Clopton at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: C Blattel

JH Softball at home against North Callaway at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: TBA (rescheduled from 9/8)