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Van-Far High School


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Character Word for November is Responsible


Bus 9 will be running a late route today for the afternoon.  Students wait on the bench by front doors. 


There is a National Honor Society scholarship available for all qualifying seniors.  It is due December 7th.   Please see Mrs. Winders for the application procedures.


Winter Sports pictures will be taken on Friday, November 16 during Indian Minutes for all basketball teams and cheerleaders.  Make sure you have your uniforms with you for pictures.  


Juniors and Seniors are needed to work at the Project Prom table at the Craft Fest this Saturday from 9-2. Sign up sheet is on the office window.  


Mr. Friedel is collecting canned goods, condiments, paper products, and diapers for the Thanksgiving holiday to donate to the food pantry.  Anyone willing to give please drop off at his room.  Thank you.


As a reminder, under current law, all male US citizens between 18–25 years of age, born after January 1, 1960 are required to register with Selective Service within 30 days of their 18th birthday.  A young man who fails to register with Selective Service may be ineligible for opportunities that may be important to his future. You must register to be eligible for federal student financial aid, state-funded student financial aid in many states, most federal employment, some state employment, security clearance for contractors, and job training under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (formerly known as the Workforce Investment Act).  Students can register when they go to update their license when they turn 18. It can also be done at the post office.  If you have any questions, you can contact Ms. Waller.


Book Fair time:  Monday through Thursday from 7:30 to 8:10, Friday from 7:30 to 3:15, and Saturday from 9 to 2 during the Craft and Vendor Fest.


Attention all junior class students: we will be selling popcorn to support the Junior class prom starting Wednesday, November 7th. Orders are due to Ms. Weiss on Monday, November 26th. Popcorn makes a great Christmas gift so please make sales to family members over the thanksgiving break. Please pick up an order form and an information sheet from Ms. Weiss' room starting November 6th.


ALL negative lunch accounts must be paid in full for students to attend the Winter Formal dance on December 1.  


Seniors please check the web for scholarship opportunities.  


EAP Teachers for today:  Dierkes, Cross, Robinson & Winders


Lunch:  Roasted Turkey; Chicken patty; served with mashed potatoes w/gravy, glazed carrots, peaches, hot roll pumpkin bars.

Opaa to go:  NO Opaa to go Menu today, NO Salads!!


Wednesday, November 14


Thursday, November 15

JH Girls away at Community Tournament vs. Wellsville at 6:00 pm. (Old Gym) Bus leaves at 4:50.

JH Boys away at Community Tournament vs. Wellsville at 7:15 pm. (Old Gym) Bus leaves at 4:50.

Board of Education meeting in the high school library at 7:00 pm.

EMO Concert away at Elsberry at 7:00 pm.


Friday, November 16


Saturday, November 17

Character+ Craft Fair from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.


Monday, November 19

JH Girls/Boys Basketball away at Louisiana at 5:00 pm. Bus leaves at 4:15.

V Girls/Boys Basketball at home against Monroe City at 5:30 pm. Gate Duty: K. Bunge/ J. Hanson