Friday Announcements

Van-Far will be in session on Monday, May 9.

Saturday Detention on May 7 from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm will be the last Saturday Detention offered for this school year.  There is a sign-up sheet across from the office. Doors will lock at 8:00 am so be a little early.  Bring something to work on, there will be no sleeping. If you need to stay all day, you will need to bring lunch with you. 

We will be EOC testing this week during the day.  We will not have bells during this time.  All hallways need to be as quiet as possible.  Please do not use your locker.  There will be students testing throughout the building.  During passing times, all students need to be respectful of those that are testing and keep the halls as quiet as possible.  Students will still need to be to class on time, we will just be using the clocks instead of bells.

ALL Library books must be returned today, Friday, May 6.  

The Spongebob Musical will be May 20th at 7 pm and May 21st at 2 pm. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes before. Tickets prices:Free for children 5 and under; $8 for students, staff and seniors with ID; $10 for adults.

The spring athletic banquet will be on May 17th. There will be a meal beginning at 6, student athletes eat free. Parents can purchase tickets for $5 at the principal's office. Tickets are on sale until Wednesday 11th

CLASS SPONSORS AND STUDENTS:  Class officer applications for the 2022-2023 school year are available on the office ledge. Please follow the directions on the form and return it to Mr. Rost by Friday, May 13. Eighth graders who plan to be class officers in the 2022-2023 school year need to fill out a class officer application located on the office ledge.  Return it to Mr. Rost by Friday, May 13th.


  • You will turn in Ipads on Tuesday, May 10.  Make sure you have your ipad fully charged and have your cord and charger with you.  
  • You MUST have your Fines and fees, lunch accounts, library books paid in full BEFORE you leave on the Senior trip on Thursday, May 12.  
  • You will need to meet in the gym on Thursday, May 12 at 8:00 am to be ready to leave on senior trip.  Bring money with you for a fast food stop for supper. 

ALL 7/8 GRADERS will need to have all their fines and fees, lunch accounts and library books paid in full before attending Hi-Bye Dance on Friday, May 13.  

The Music and Theater banquet will be held on Monday, May 16th at 6 pm. A meal will be catered at the cost of $5 each- please RSVP with the number of tickets if you would like a meal by emailing Ms. Rossmiller by Tuesday, May 10th. 

JH STU-CO will be hosting the JH Hi-Bye dance on Friday, May 13, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. To enter, please bring two non-perishable food items. These will be donated to our local food pantry. 

EAP Teacher: None 

Friday, May 6

Make-up date -- JH Track away at Montgomery Co. at 4:00 pm. Bus leaves at 2:45.

V/JV Baseball at Mexico against Monroe City and Clopton. Begins at approximately 5:45 pm. $2 admission for students and adults.

Saturday, May 7

HS District Track away at Putnam Co. at 9:30 am. Bus leaves at 5:30 am.

Saturday Detention from 8:00 to 2:00 pm. Doors lock at 8:00 am. 

Monday, May 9

Van-Far In-session.

Sectional Golf.

FFA Banquet at 6:00 pm. 

Tuesday, May 10

Senior Awards Banquet at 6:00 pm. 

Wednesday, May 11

Make-up Baseball at home against Louisiana at 5:00 pm. Gate Duty: K Edwards

Senior Banquet & Baccalaureate at 6:00 pm.  

Thursday, May 12

Senior Trip.  Bus leaves at 8:15 am.