Thursday Announcements

ALL STUDENTS – You should only be using CLEAR water bottles and the only beverage you should have in your bottle needs to be clear liquids aka WATER or beverages sold from the cafeteria. 

There will be a high school NHS induction on Wednesday, March 9th at 6pm in the gym.  All current members and all inductees need to attend.

No Votech classes for Friday, March 4, due to Mexico has parent teacher conferences.

Tickets are on sale for the winter athletic banquet. Athletes and coaches are free to eat. Parents/Guardians will need to purchase a ticket by Wednesday March 9th. Tickets are $5. The meal includes pulled pork, pasta salad, layered salad, dessert, and drinks. Meal will be served at 6pm and awards will follow. If you do not wish to eat you do not need to purchase a ticket.

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. 

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.

Thursday, March 3

REAL Simulation from 8:00 am to 12 pm.

Blood Drive from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. 

Friday, March 4

No Vo-tech classes.

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

Saturday, March 5

FFA Columbia CDE at 9:00 am. Bus leaves at 6:15 am.

Monday, March 7

FFA Linn CDE at 9:00 am. Bus leaves at 6:15 am.

Tuesday, March 8

ACT test given at 8:00 am. 

FFA Lincoln University CDE at 9:00 am. Bus leaves at 6:45 am.

Wednesday, March 9

NHS Induction at 6:00 pm.

Army will explain ASVAB scores.