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Principal's Update

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Good afternoon VCHS parents,

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Our 2nd semester of the school year is off to a great start and in the recent weeks students throughout our campus have showcased their talents, skills, and passion.  We are proud of our students on the stage, on the court and the field, and in the classroom.

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We have also been continuing our work to ensure our campus is positive, supportive, and safe learning environment. At any time you and your student can share concerns directly to our school administrators through our online Sprigeo service which can be found on both the district and high school website and is accessible from all student devices.

Here are some updates and information for the month of February:

  • Every Day Counts - Please remember student attendance is one of the biggest factors in student success.  Please call us if you have any questions or need support.
  • Senior Gap and Gown Orders - Jostens will be on campus this Wed. Feb. 6th at lunch.  You can also click here to place orders online at Josten’s website.
  • GEAR UP Freshman Workshops - After school workshop on Thursday, February 7th to talk about AP and Honor classes. Free UCSD College field trip for freshman on Thursday, Feb. 21st. Students can pick up permissions slips and register in room 414.
  • VCHS After School Programs / Gear Up - After school tutorials and support available Monday - Thursday, Schedule Available here (Also on Counseling Website)
  • SAT Registration Deadline - This Thurs. Feb. 8th for Testing on Mar. 9th
  • Spring Sports Season Starts Soon - Click here for the Spring Sports Tryout Schedule (additional details also available on VCHS Athletics Page)
  • VCHS Foundation Golf Tournament - Feb. 15th - Play some golf and help support our school.  Click here for registration information and additional details.
  • Senior Grad. Night Tickets on Sale - Visit the VCHS Foundation Website for info. and forms.
  • Progress Grades 2nd Sem. (Five Weeks) - Available Feb. 15th, check Infinite Campus to see progress reports and details on how students are doing in their classes.
  • Presidents Week Break - No School - Feb. 18th - 22nd

Additional information regarding school events, counseling, and athletics is available on our VCHS website. Please feel free to call us at (760) 751-5500 if you have any questions.

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Mark Hailwood

Principal - Valley Center High School