Thursday Announcements

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

Sophomores through seniors, if you received an application for induction into the National Honor Society, I just want to remind you that the deadline is Tuesday, March 1st.  Please fill out your application and give it to Mrs. Winders.

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. 

FFA Week Dress-Up days: FFA- FFA Wear Friday

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.  

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, Cross and Taylor

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. 

VB District Basketball away at Sturgeon vs Clopton at 2:00 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.

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.

Wednesday, March 2

Conference Band Practice/Performance away at Montgomery Co. from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm. 

FFA Mexico LDE at 4:30 pm. Bus leaves at TBA.