"In Him we live and move and have our being." Acts 17:28
2016-2017 Theme Verse
**The DEADLINE to APPLY for TUITION ASSISTANCE is January 31, 2017**
Love and Logic: VC is offering a four week parenting class called Love and Logic. It will be taught by Superintendent, Ron Taylor and his wife Kathy. It will be held at VCES, Thursday nights from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. starting 2/9. The cost of the class is $35 per person or $65 per couple. Childcare is available. Registration and payment has been extended to Wednesday, 1/25. Contact Karen Garcia at 562-920-9902 or email@example.com to sign up.
Auction 2017: Have a favorite hobby, restaurant, or store? Please consider giving a $20 or more gift card for the Auction. Any donations are greatly appreciated. All school families and friends of VCS are invited to our largest fundraiser of the year. It will be on Friday, 3/31 at the Sheraton in Cerritos. Questions? Visit the auction website or Email Sarah Fitzpatrick.
Parent Association T-shirt and Polo sales will be Thursday, 2/2 from 7:45 - 8:15 a.m. and Thursday 2/16 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the VCHS Bldg B Room 23. In addition to new items, we have leftover sweatshirts from last year and this years for sale. Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Broadway Showcase 2017 Updates!
Due to Finals Week at VCHS, there is no Broadway Showcase rehearsal this week Monday (1/23) or Tuesday (1/24) for High School Students.
Middle School and Elementary School students will rehearse as usual.
This Thursday, 1/26, High School Closer Rehearsal begin at 5:30 p.m. in the VCHS Music Room.
For High School Specialties: due to a scheduling conflict with the VCHS Chapel, Specialty Rehearsal (Jet Set, Stronger, and Nothing Like a Dame) has been changed from Tuesday, 1/31 to Wednesday, 2/1, for next week ONLY. Rehearsals will return to Tuesdays the following week of 2/7
Rehearsal times remain the same:
Elementary and Middle School Broadway Costumes Info Meeting
Curious about what your child will be needing? Please come to an information costume meeting during your child’s regularly scheduled rehearsal in the courtyard by the High School chapel:
High School Broadway Costumes
All High school cast members will be informed of their costume requirements in class or during their regularly scheduled rehearsal.
TK/K, Elementary, Middle and High School costume requirements will be posted on the Broadway Showcase website after Monday, 2/6 specified by their age group. A printed copy of the costume requirements will be available at every rehearsal as well.
January School Board Meeting has been moved to Wednesday, 1/25 to accommodate Cerritos City Council approval of the Event Center concept.
Preschool families can earn a credit towards their VCS tuition by using Scrip! Gas, Grocery, VISA and many retail and restaurants are available. Go to www.vcschools.org/scrip for more info.
Lunch Bunch Days: Wednesday, 1/25, Tuesday, 1/31
No School on Friday, 1/27 due to VCS Records Day
Congratulations to the students recognized in chapel today: Emma Adkins, Jack Carey, Koa Malau'ulu, Simeon Pak, Shane Van Kampen
Kindergarten students will be going to Centennial Farms on Monday, 1/30.
Math Olympics Tryout Dates at VCES at lunch time in Room 10 on the following days:
Questions: Contact Mrs. Hermann at email@example.com.
No School on Friday, 1/27 due to VCS Records Day
VCHS Exams are this week, 1/23-1/26.
VCHS Handbells will Perform at the Disneyland Resort as part of Disneyland's Community Arts Showcase at California Adventure. The group will play on the Hollywood Backlot Stage at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, 1/27. Congratulations to these students for making the audition! If you have a pass to the park, we invite you to come see these students perform.
Senior Mixer: Saturday, 1/28 from 5:00-7:00pm (*note the change in time) out on the football field for capture the flag and other games. If you are able, please bring a snack to share!
A Jostens Representative will be on Campus at Lunch Time on Tuesday, 1/31. All seniors will be receiving a mailing from Jostens with information about graduation items available for order. They will be measuring for caps and gowns (which are no charge to families) and they can take order forms at that time for additional graduation items that families choose to buy. If you have any questions, please contact Faith Rietveld in the High School office.
LAST CHANCE to Purchase a Senior Yearbook Ad is January 31. Senior Parents, Grandparents or Guardians, this is your final chance to to purchase and submit a senior ad for the back of the yearbook. After this date, Jostens will no longer be accepting submissions. Please view instructions mailed out to parents, or visit the yearbook page on the VCS website.
Driver Education Class: Anyone interested in taking a Driver Education class at VCHS in February should stop by the high school office and pick up the flyer for more information.
Congratulations to the winners of the VCHS Film Festival held on Saturday, 1/14:
For a schedule of upcoming Athletic events for each campus, please refer to the campus specific online athletic calendars at the Athletics website: www.vcathletics.net.
Lightshine 2017 Presents "Plug In Wonder-Working Power," a contemporary concert under the direction of Kay VanWeerthuizen. Presentations will be held at Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 18718 Grayland Ave. Artesia, CA 90701. No tickets are required; for more information click here.
Friday, 1/27 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 1/28 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1/29 at 6:00 p.m.
Join us for the Concert, “A Taste of Southern Soul,” which will feature Octavius Womack, Caity Peters, Dan Davis and Katy Feller. This night of music will be on Friday, 1/27, at 7:00 p.m. at the William & Jane Bristol Civic Auditorium in Bellflower. Tickets are $20 and available online. Come out and support our VCS family!
Knopps who cooked & served over 200 tacos at VCMS!