Wednesday Announcements

Our NHS meeting is rescheduled for this Thursday, February 24th at 7:20 in Mrs. Winders' room. Please plan to attend.  

There will be NO weights on Thursday, Feb. 24 after school. Drebes

If you haven't ordered your 2021-2022 JH/HS Yearbook, you need to order it now! This week a yearbook is $42. Starting next week, prices increase to $48! Let Mrs. McCurdy know today if you want to order one. 

The district paid ACT is scheduled for Tuesday, March 8th.  The test will begin at 8:00 am.  

STUCO is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive Thursday, March 3, from 2-6 PM in the high school cafeteria.  Please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit and enter: VanFarHS to schedule an appointment.

As a part of National FFA Week, the Van-Far FFA will be hiding agriculture facts around the school that are placed on rocks as a part of our Ag Facts Rock Event. These are not meant to be moved, so if you see the ag facts on rocks, please do not move them. Thank you in advance for your cooperation in making this event a success.  

Girls and Boys 7th-12th grade track practice starts next Monday, February 28th at 8 a.m. Make sure to put this on your calendar.  Can't wait to see you all there.  

FFA Week Dress-Up days: Thursday- Tie Dye Thursday FFA- FFA Wear Friday

Vandalia Youth Ball Umpire applications are available from the office ledge.  Must be 15 years old to umpire.  Forms must be completed and returned to City Hall or Ramsey Dickerman’s State Farm office.

Vandalia Youth ball registration ends on March 18, 2022.  Forms and fees may be returned to State Farm office and to City Hall.

EAP Teacher: Winders and Taylor

Wednesday, February 23

VB District Basketball away at Sturgeon vs Cairo at 6:00 pm. Bus leaves at 4:10.

Board of Education meeting at 7:00 pm. 

Thursday, February 24

Van-Far Alumni and Friends meeting at elementary school at 7:00 pm.

Friday, February 25

Saturday, February 26   

FFA Eldon CDE at 9:00 am.  Bus leaves at 6:00 am. 

Monday, February 28

Student-Led Conferences from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Tuesday, March 1

FFA New Bloomfield LDE at 4:30 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.