Tuesday Announcements

Seniors – The trip bus will leave at 9:00 am on Thursday, May 13.  You will need to be at school by 8:45 am.  If you are NOT going on the trip then you MUST be in attendance at school at normal school hours.  Please turn in your permission forms for Sky Zone to Mrs. Reading today.  We will be returning to school from the senior trip around 6:30pm on Thursday.  Please make arrangements for a ride home.

Wednesday, May 12 is Bright Future Day.  Wear your Bright Future shirts and show your support to a worthy cause!!

There will be no high school softball tomorrow Wed. May 12. We will resume for camp the week after school gets out.  

There will be a short basketball meeting at 7:30 AM in the gym Friday morning for any boys interested in playing varsity/junior varsity basketball next year.  Please be on time!  We will go over our summer schedule.  

Thursday and Friday will be Bake n Take’s last days. We appreciate everyone who contributed. 

The Vandalia YMCA is looking for volunteers to help with the Summer Food Program at the Y from June 28th to July 30th. There is a flyer on the window at the office or for more information please contact Debbie Hopke. 

Hi-Bye will be held on May 14th from 6-8 p.m. this year!  You must be in Good Standing to be able to go.  All your library books must be turned in to be able to go.  If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Robinson.   

Saturday Detention this Saturday, May 15th from 8:00-11:00 a.m.  Sign up is across from the office.  Doors will lock at 8:00 a.m. so make sure you arrive a few minutes early. 

Sunday, May 16 – Graduation. Seniors need to park in the bus loop and be here by 1:00 pm.

There will be a meeting on Wednesday, May 12th, at 7:30 a.m. for all those interested in Cross country next year in grades 7-11th this year.   We will meet in Mrs.  Cross room.  See you then.

On Monday,  May 10th at 6:30 p.m. there will be a meeting for anyone interested in a trip through EF for New York City/ Boston for next year June 2022.  The meeting will be in Mrs. Cross room number 114.  You must be going into grades 9-12 next year.  If you cannot attend but want information see Mrs. Cross.

The Vandalia YMCA will be celebrating 2021 Graduates on Sunday, June 6 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Donating one canned good item is required for admittance.  A flyer is posted on the window at the office for more information or contact Debbie Hopke at 594.2208.

All junior high track athletes need to turn in their uniforms to Miss Weiss, Mrs. Winders, or the office ASAP. You MUST turn in your uniform in order to attend the Hi-Bye dance!

Senior Graduation Picture packets will be given to seniors on Friday, May 14 during Graduation practice.  Orders may be placed online at www.inter-state.com/Order using flyer code 58746V. If you pay by check, make them out to Inter-State Studio & Publishing Co.  These pictures will be professional pictures. Live Senior Pictures will be taken during graduation and proofs of those pictures will be emailed to parents to order if you choose too.

Class Officer Positions:  If you are currently in grades 8-11 and interested in being a class officer for the coming 2021-2022 school year, please fill out a class officer application on the office ledge by Friday, May 14.  Please turn in your completed application to

  • Mr. Oesch--8th grade
  • Coach Kliewer--9th grade
  • Mr. Rost--10th grade
  • Mrs. McCurdy--11th grade

EAP Teacher: Robinson

Lunch Today:  BBQ pork on bun; Hot Dog on bun; Seven Layer dip; Italian Chef salad; served with fresh garden salad, chilled fruit.

Lunch Tomorrow:  Chicken patty; Meatloaf; Popcorn chicken wrap; Strawberry Chicken salad; served with fresh garden salad, chilled fruit.

Tuesday, May 11

Senior Awards at 6:00 pm.

Wednesday, May 12

Senior Banquet and Baccalaureate at 6:00 pm at First Baptist Church.

Thursday, May 13

Baseball away at Montgomery Co. at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 3:10.

Senior trip to Mid-way and Skyzone. Bus leaves at 9:00.

Friday, May 14

Senior Graduation Practice at 8:00 am, Senior Picnic to follow.

Baseball Districts at Silex vs Louisiana at 4:00 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.

Saturday, May 15

Saturday Detention from 8:00 to 11:00 am.

HS Sectional Track.

Sunday, May 16

Graduation at 2:00 pm.

Monday, May 17

Baseball away at Silex vs Louisiana at 4:00 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.