Tuesday Announcements

Seniors in Band, Cheer and Football need to respond to Amanda’s email that she sent you last week regarding Senior Night, ASAP!

Project prom needs workers for the pancake breakfast this weekend.  There is a sign up sheet at the office.  Remember you need to work events to get more chances for prizes!

There will be a mandatory NHS meeting at 7:20 in Mrs. Winders' room on Thursday, October 30th.  If you attend Vo-tech, you must see Mrs. Winders prior to the meeting.  See you then! 

There will be a Senior night informational meeting September 29th at 6:00. 

There will be a National Junior Honor Society meeting, September 30 at 3:45-4:30 in Mrs. Taylor’s room. 

Student Council is hosting a Red Cross blood drive Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 2:00-6:00 PM in the high school cafeteria.  Information about how to sign-up will be shared in the days to come. 

STUCO will meet this Friday, October 1, @ 7AM in Mr. Rost's classroom.

Van-Far Alumni and Friends will be holding their annual banquet on October 9 at 6:00 pm. The guest speaker will be Dr. Lynette Heim Bikos, a graduate of 1984.  Louis Clark, a graduate of 1995 will provide entertainment. A meal will be served, cost is $15 per person.  Reservations are required by September 30.  The Alumni has provided scholarships to 79 graduates in the amount of $86,200.00 in the past eleven years.  The RSVP forms are on the Van-Far webpage.

The Senior Class dues for the year be $20. Please have dues in on/by December 1.   Mrs. McCurdy has a secure box to drop these off at your convenience, (box located in her business room).  These dues will cover senior t-shirt, senior trip, and cap/gown, along with Homecoming and Courtwarming decorations.  We will have one fundraiser this year, Shakespeare's Pizza, which will begin October 1 and end October 15.  It's going to be a great year!  

FRESHMEN CLASS: Your class dues have been set at $20. Please make sure to give those dues to Mrs. Weiss, Ms. Fowler, Mr. Stein, or Mr. Foster by the beginning of October. Prices will jump by $5 or $10 at that time. If you are unable to pay that amount, please talk with one of your sponsors. We need this money to pay for our homecoming float building supplies, as well as contribute funds to graduation fees, prom, etc. 

EAP Teacher: Winders and Taylor

Lunch Today:  Stromboli Pinwheel; Cobb salad; Chicken patty on bun; served with fresh garden salad, fresh fruit, chilled fruit.

Opaa to go:  

Tuesday, September 28

CANCELLED -- JH Softball at home against Wright City at 5:00 pm. (South School Park) Gate Duty: Stein

V/JV Softball away at Silex at 6:00 pm. Bus leaves at 4:00.

JH Football at home against S. Shelby at 6:00 pm.  Gate Duty: Hays/Niemeyer

Wednesday, September 29

FFA Trap Shoot at West Quincy at TBA.

Senior Informational Night at 6:00 pm in the cafeteria.

Thursday, September 30

NHS Meeting at 7:20 am. 

NJHS Meeting at 3:45 pm.

V/JV Softball at home against Community 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: Schneiner

Van-Far Alumni Meeting at Elementary at 7:00 pm.

Friday, October 1

MU College visit at 12 noon.

V Football at home against South Callaway at 7:00 pm. (Senior NIght) Gate Duty: Cross/Winders & Orr/Trower

Saturday, October 2

V/JH Cross Country away at North Callaway at 9:00 am. Bus leaves at 7:30 am.

FFA Northeast District Trap shoot at TBA

Monday, October 4

V/JV Softball at home against Marion Co. at 5:00 pm. (Senior Night) Gate Duty: Flint

JV Football at home against Louisiana at 6:00 pm. Gate Duty:  Utterback & N Taylor