Daily Announcements

Valley Center Hornets



January 17, 2020



General “Need To Know” Info: 


The wee little ones at West Elementary are excited because we big ones will be playing with them on Tuesday, January 21st from 6:15-7:45 p.m. If you would like to join in on the fun, please see Mrs. Sandlin to sign up. We still have openings for 3-4 more people! Go FCCLA!


Current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors!  You have been invited to participate in a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Europe in the Summer of 2021 with EF Educational Tours. Learn more about this exciting opportunity for you at an information session where we’ll discuss:

What we’ll see and do

Travel logistics

How to earn high school/college credit

Affordable payment options

And more

Space remaining on the tour is limited and available on a

first-come first-served basis. Please RSVP to next week's meeting at the link below. See you there!   



There are some free prom dresses available.  If you are interested in looking at them please contact Mrs. Joyal in

C-18 or Mrs. Sirignano in the library.



Textron Aviation is accepting applications for their high school Youth Employment Project.  Students must be 16-19 years old, apply, attend a workshop and interview for the YEP.  Positions are paid and they get hands on experience, with the potential for future employment opportunities.  There are 10 different departments that participate in the YEP. For more information go to  Spaces are limited, so apply today! 


VCHS Students - Would you like to be involved in a service project where you get to grow plants in our greenhouse? Work time will be flexible either before school, after school or during advisory period.  We will be growing vegetables plants that will be given away for FREE in our community.  Recipients of these plants will also receive locations where extra produce can be donated in our community.   Please see Mrs. Joyal  in C-18 for more information, to sign up or sign up using this link. 

Planting will start at the end of January. 


Coach Schulz will be in the commons during lunch on January 29th for boys tennis signup. If you're interested in playing this spring please stop by and signup. 


Sign Up For Baseball here


Winter offseason strength and conditioning sessions will be held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday after school from 3:10-3:45 throughout the course of the winter sports season. The weight room, track, and turf practice fields will be off limits to any student not directly participating in a winter sport or the planned offseason exercises. See Coach L'Ecuyer if you have any questions. 


Important News from the Guidance Office:


Students, don't forget to sign up for College Visits!


On January 22nd, come visit with:

  • Fort Hays State University
  • Barclay College
  • Emporia State University


    Career Lunch & Learns are held in the library, all

                students/teachers are invited, come during your lunch!


    Scholarships and monthly announcements have been posted to the VCHS Counseling website under Scholarships and Financial Aid.  Scholarships are organized by deadline month.  Check these regularly as more scholarships will be added each month.  

    Students, don't forget to sign up for College Visits!


        Students: to send your Transcript to a college or university,    please make those requests in Xello.


    If you might benefit from...

    • 1:1 time with a Math or English teacher
    • use of computers 
    • a quiet place to work

Then...After School Tutoring is for you!


After School Tutoring will start back up again on Tuesday, January 21st in the library from 3:00-4:30 P.M.


Lost & Found

   There is a table in the hallway next to the café with large lost & found items. Smaller items are in the front office.  Take a look at either location for items you may be missing.  You’d be surprised what a collection we have! 


IMPORTANT LUNCH INFORMATIONParents/Guardians are the only guest that are allowed to eat lunch with students.  The only exception will be special circumstances with PRIOR APPROVAL FROM ADMINISTRATION.