District News

Our FIGHT against Drugs!

 

Check out the Fight Against Drugs in our schools & in our community
Drug Free Coalition click below

http://valleyviewdrugfreecommunitycoalition.weebly.com/

Parents who talk to their kids about drugs have kids who are 50% less
likely to use -
START TALKING!

Supporting our Mental Health and Addiction Lifelines
Click on our
Crisis Hotline link in the left menu.
 

 

New! Pre-School Spartans

The Pre-School Team has created a new site for parents. Visit our new
 Pre-School Spartans Webpage Here


End of quarters

The First Nine Weeks is over! Oct. 19, 2015
The Second Nine Weeks and the First Semester ends December 18, 2015
The Third Nine Weeks ends March 15, 2016
and the Fourth Nine Weeks and the Second Semester ends May 24, 2016


New 2016-17 Calendar now posted

JANUARY @ VALLEY VIEW:
11th - Regular Board of Ed. Meeting 6 p.m. at the HS
note: Board Meetings have now changed to the 2nd Monday of each month.
18th - No School - Martin Luther King Day

The Calendar for the 2016-2017 School Year is now posted on our Calendar link in the right column. Click the arrows to continue to August, 2016 and more.


Anything Goes!

The Valley View Drama Club will perform Cole Porter's Musical Anything Goes! 
Get your tickets at the HS while they last. The shows will be at the Intermediate Auditorium on Feb. 25th - 7 p.m.; 26th - 7:30 p.m.; and 27th at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. E-mail Dawn Gunter for ticket information or stop by the High School. 
Dawn.gunter@valleyview.k12.oh.us 


2016 STEM Fair

Students: Register Now http://www.vvabc.org/vv-stem-fair/
Go directly to the site at www.bit.ly/2016VVSTEMRegistration

The Academic Boosters are giving away over $4,000 on Fair Day
and visit our New Academic Boosters Webpage in our Left Menu.
Just click on Academic Boosters  or vvabc.org
 


FAFSA Meeting RESCHEDULED

Attention Parents of College Bound students - HS Couselor Heather Keating will host a FAFSA meeting on February 16TH at 6 p.m. in the High School Library. This is an important meeting to attend for college finance.


Girls' Basketball Tournament

The Valley View Spartans Girls' Basketball Team will take on the Thurgood Marshall Cougars Sat. Feb. 13th at Lebanon HS. Tip off is at 12:30 and Pre-Sale tickets can be purchased 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. this week in the AD's Office at VVHS. Tickets are $6 - but $7 at the gate. Please stop by the high school to pick up your tickets so the athletic department will get a % of ticket sales. 


Chili Supper

Saturday, February 13th CHILI SUPPER at VVHS - 4:30 p.m. through VV vs. Vandalia Butler Basketball games. Profit to Interact Scholarship. $5 per ticket, purchased at the door. Try Superintendent Earley's Special Chili! Cash prizes for the top 3 Chilis. Sponsored by the Germantown Rotary. 


DEADLINE APPROACHING Spartan Shiver

SIGN UP NOW! The Deadline for Registration is coming up!

The Valley View HS Track and Field team is proud to announce that it will host the 1st Annual Spartan Shiver 5k Run/Walk in Farmersville on February 20th at 3pm. Please download the registration form, complete, and mail to Coach Matthew O'Diam by February 10th.  Make all checks payable to the Valley View Athletic Boosters (memo: Spartan Shiver)  Contact information is listed on the registration form.

Spartan Shiver 5K Form


Check Employment link above

New posistions available


Bone Marrow Drive

On Saturday, January 23rd from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. there will be a Bone Marrow Testing at the Intermediate School Cafeteria. Those 18-55 are able to be tested.
This test is for former Spartan Doug Stoutenborough (brother of Devin and Darin Stoutenborough - long time coaches/teacher.)
Doug has been diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. After much treatment, he has relapsed and Drs. consider a bone marrow transplant his best survival. Currently there are no matches. This test is a simple cheek swab and everyone (ages 18-55) are welcome. Thank you for your consideration.


Hall of Fame

The Valley View Hall of Fame, honoring VVHS, FHS and GHS, will be Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 at VVHS. The ceremony will take place between the JV and Varsity games as the Spartans take on Bellbrook.
Inductees are: Retired Principal Steve Anderson, Retired Asst. Superintendent Bob Swanson, Graduate Doug Stoutenborough, Graduate Jimmy Wallace.


IMPORTANT! Community Coalition

DRUG FREE COMMUNITY COALITION Community Awareness Meeting at 6:30 p.m., January 19, 2016. See attachment below for details.
CLICK HERE

 


No School Monday

No School Monday, January 18 - Martin Luther King Day


Planning meeting cancelled

Due to hazardous road conditions, the 5k planning meeting, scheduled for this evening has been cancelled. The meeting is rescheduled for tomorrow, 1/13/16


Dinner Theatre in November

The VVHS Performing Arts Department offers the community the fifth annual Dinner Theatre, featuring vignettes from three beloved musicals; Hansel and Gretel, Brigadoon, and Wicked.  This magical presentation of arts and entertainment will be offered in one performance only on Monday evening November 23rd at 6:15 pm at the Germantown United Methodist Church.  Show tickets are $14.00, and include dinner followed by the show. For information e-mail Catherine Abner at Catherine.abner@valleyview.k12.oh.us or Dawn Gunter at Dawn.gunter@valleyview.k12.oh.us


Have your athlete tested!

On November 19th Valley View High School, in association with mCore Athletes and the American Heart Association will screen your student athletes for cardiac conditions and abnormalities which may put them at risk for Sudden Cardiac Arrest. The test is $75 per athlete for athletes 14-22 years of age. The 10-12 minute tests will be doneThursday, November 19th in room 125 at VVHS from 8 a.m.until 5 p.m. To pre-register for the test please go to www.mcoreathletes.com

See more details below


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5K Oktoberfest Results

 Click HERE for list of Times and Divisions


College Night
UD will be hosting College Night at the University of Dayton on Wednesday November 4th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. There will be well over 150 colleges and universities from across the nation there. Valley View Boosters will provide Transportation. See below.
 

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No School Tuesday, Nov. 3

Professional Day for Staff Only. No School for All Students.


Senior Night at Barker Field

Friday, Oct. 23rd will be Senior Night prior to the Spartans vs. Blue Devils Football Game at Barker Field. All SENIOR athletes for Fall Sports and Band will be recognized with their parents. Please gather in the South End Zone by 6:15. The recogition program will begin at 6:30.


The Goodwill Truck is Here!

Goodwill's Week 9 of Football season pits Valley View against Brookville High School. The Goodwill Drive to Victory trailer will be parked at VVHS Monday from noon to 7 p.m.; Tuesday thru Thursday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. until noon.

 


Tournament set
 
 
Our boys soccer team is seeded #8 and will play #5 seed Chaminade-Julianne on Tuesday, October 20, at 7:00. This game will be played at Wright State University.
Volleyball Team Wins! The team beat Oakwood in the First Round of Division II playoffs. Next game vs. Stivers HS this Wednesday 7:30 pm at Fenwick HS

FREE Concert Tonight

Pictured with students this morning at VVHS, Joel Penton has a great message and music program.

EVERYONE INVITED - FREE Concert tonight (Oct. 20th) in the Valley View Intermediate Auditorium. Tickets for Ryan Holiday in Concert are free at the door! Featuring Speaker Joel Penton - for Character Standup! Penton, member of Three Big Ten Championships at The Ohio State University,  was at VVHS this morning and offers a message students need to hear! 7 p.m. Intermediate Auditorium (tickets have a mis-print with a HS location - but are incorrect - concert IS at Intermediate.) Thanks to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
 


Yearbooks are In!

If you ordered a 2014-15 Spartan Yearbook - please stop by the HS and pick it up!


High School Phone Extensions Have Changed

The High School phone extensions have changed. If you would like to print out a copy, click on the 'Read More' item below. The extensions are listed for your convenience.


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Note: BOE Meeting....

will be held @ 7 p.m. on Sept. 28.


It's Cheer Clinic Time!

The Valley View High School Cheerleaders will be hosting the annual Cheerleading Clinic for VV students age kindergarten through sixth grade the week of September 21st!  The learning clinics will be held Monday, Sept. 21st from 6:30 – 8 P.M. at VVHS, and Wednesday, Sept. 23rd from 6:30 – 8:00 P.M. at VVHS.  The performance will be during pre-game of the varsity football game vs. Franklin at Barker Field Friday night, September 25th

Cheer Clinic Information

Cheer Clinic Form


Power is out at Junior High

.....due to an accident on Farmersville-West Carrollton Rd., the power is out at Valley View Junior High School. If you are trying to call the Jr. High, the phones are not working. The power will be restored as soon as possible.


5K Planning Meeting is Sunday

A Planning Committee for the upcoming 5K race in Germantown will meet Sunday, Sept. 13 at El Ranchol Grande Restaurante at 7 p.m. All interested in helping with the annual event are welcome.


Elementary Student Pick-up Route Changing

Elementary Parents - If you use the tunnel between the buildings to  pick up your child at the Primary/Intermediate School, Please read the following note from Superintendent Rick Earley. 

Pick-up Route Change


Directions for varsity football

Aug. 28 the Spartans take on the West Liberty- Salem Tigers. Take 35 E. To 675 N. To I-70 E. To 68 N. Go through Urbana and the Tigers Stadium is 8042 US Hwy. 68N, West Liberty.


Football Scrimmage Friday, August 21

 This Friday's Football scrimmage at Springfield Shawnee is a jamboree. There will be an admission of $2 per person.  Money collected will be donated to a local charity .


Important Dates at a Glance

NOW you can e-mail the Transportation Dept. Click on Transportation link on this page or e-mail to: transportation@valleyview.k12.oh.us

Seniors can pickup scheds. Wed., August 12; Juniors, Thurs., August 13; and Sophomores, Friday, August 14.  Parking passes can be purchased  on schedule pickup day.

Aug. 13 Open House - pre-school through 6 - Primary/Intermediate 6:30 p.m. A 4th Grade Orientation will also be held this evening at 6:30 p.m. In the Auditorium.

Aug. 17 School starts

Aug. 17 Open House @ High School and at  Jr. High 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Dtap immunization

The Ohio Department of Health requires all 7th graders to have a Tdap booster prior to the first day of school (August 17th,2015). See below....


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Go to your building page....

....to view Supply Lists for the new school year! 


Teacher Association Agreement

Posted on BOE Page or Click Here.


Graduate Slideshow

Our graduates created the following slideshow for Baccalaureate. If you would like to view or download the graduate slideshow CLICK HERE


Valley View 3rd - 8th Football Camp

Football Camp at VVHS will be June 29 - July 1 & 2. Click here
for print-out form and bring with you the first day of camp.


Graduation tonight at the Schuster Center

Valley View High School Commencement will take place tonight at 7 p.m. at the Schuster Center for Performing Arts in downtown Dayton. The Center is located at the corner of 2nd Street and Main. Parking is available across the street in the parking garage, or parking is free on the street after 6 p.m.


TOMORROW NIGHT!

Don't Miss it! Great Deal for your Athlete!
Sports Physicals for the 2015-16 School year will be
Wednesday June 3rd, 6-8 p.m. at VVHS, cost is $15
Physicals are for all Jr. Hi and High school athletes and Band Members


Retirees at Valley View

The Valley View Board of Education approved the retirement of eight teachers at its May 18 regular board meeting. Representing over 200 combined years in education, retirees, flanked by Board President Brent Byerly and Superintendent Richard Earley are -  Front row Laura Boyd from Family and Consumer Science at the High School; Marta Hopkins, the district’s Special Education Coordinator/Psychologist; Sue Oblinger, 4th grade teacher Intermediate School. Back row - Susan Woodward, High School Math; and Steve Moyer, Social Studies at the Junior High School.
Not pictured:  Larry Gillman, Social Studies at the High School; Leslie Sutter, Spanish at the High School, and Mary Lou Braun, Language Arts/Science from the Junior High School.
The board expressed its appreciation to all of the retirees.


Superintendent Earley explains August Start Date

Superintendent's Letter to All


Re: Opt Out of Testing

There have been many questions pertaining to testing in the state of Ohio. Click here for letter  OPT OUT test options. Scroll down pages to view entire letter. If you have any further questions, please contact my office at 855-6581 - Superintendent Earley


Junior High School Cheer Results

....now posted on the JUNIOR HIGH WEBPAGE 
Click on Junior High in the top menu.


Softball and Baseball Sectionals
The Sectional/District games charge a $5 Admission, per the OHSAA
Softball: 5/12, Oakwood @ Valley View, 5:00pm
 
Baseball: 5/12, Valley View @ Belmont, 5:00pm

Special BOE Meeting

Executive Session only. Monday, May 11, 6 p.m. at Central Office. No action will be taken.


Prom King and Queen

Congratulations to the 2015 Prom King and Queen, Craig Buchanan and Audrey Sanford. 


National Recognition of Art Student

VVHS Art Student Benzin Boonwarutaraya won National recognition for her art. See hers and other students on our Photo Art Gallery in the left menu.


Community Levy Meeting

A Community Levy Meeting is planned for this Thursday, April 23rd at 7 p.m.

in the Library at VVHS. Everyone is welcome. Levy Renewal yard signs are 

available in school offices or in the Superintendent's office.


Upcoming Freshmen to Schedule HS Classes

HS Scheduling Meeting for Parents of 8th grade students -- Dr. Warnke, the freshman/sophomore counselor, will be sharing information with parents about course selections for their child's freshman year of high school. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.
SEE COURSE OFFERINGS ON VVHS WEBPAGE


Ball games cancelled due to rain
Baseball
4/8 Oakwood games are cancelled.
4/9 Franklin games rescheduled to 4/21.
4/21 Dunbar games cancelled.
 
Softball
4/8 Oakwood games are cancelled.
4/9 Miamisburg games rescheduled to 4/30.
 

It's Spring Break at Valley View

Wishing you all a safe and memorable Spring Break!
See you back in class Monday, April 6


Reading to your children

Reading aloud to children is one way to introduce the joy of reading. Read the article below, recommended to parents by our Superintendent.


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Congratulations!

CONGRATULATIONS! Varsity Basketball Coach Steve Dickson - AP Coach of the Year!
Retired Valley View football coach Denny Good was inducted into the Miami Valley Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame 3/12/15. An honorary plaque with his coaching info will be hung for all to see at Welcome Stadium
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Cheerleading Tryout Information

Any current 8th grader thru Junior interested in trying out for HS Cheerleading for the 2015-2016 school year should attend the tryout informational meeting Tues. Mar. 17th in the HS Cafeteria 2:45-3:30 p.m. Paperwork will be distributed. Parents do not need to attend. Questions? Contact Shannon Longman at Vvslongman@mdeca.org


Congratulations

To the VVHS Academic Club - SWBL Academic Champs!


Girls Advance to District Final

The Girls' Basketball Team will advance to District Finals on 3/6/15, at 5:00p.m. vs. Kenton Ridge @ Mason H.S.  Pre-sale tickets are on sale for $6 at the H.S. front office.


Spring Athlete/Parent Meeting

Due to predicted snow and cold temperatures, the OHSAA Spring Sports Player/Parent Meeting, originally scheduled for 3/4/15 has been postponed to 3/10/15 from 7-8 p.m. in the VVHS Gym."

 


Girls' Basketball Team advances

Girls Basketball next Sectional Game is on 3/2/15, 7:30 p.m vs. Clinton Massie @ Lebanon H.S. Go Spartans!


Teach for the Planet

A Donors Choose opportunity is now available for your votes.
Click here to access: VOTE HERE!


Basketball Tickets
Pre-sale tickets for the Girls and Boys Tourney Basketball Games will be sold in the front office of the H.S.
Congratulations Girls! 
Girls Basketball Sectional Game is on 3/2/15, 7:30 p.m vs. Clinton Massie @ Lebanon H.S.?
 
 
Boys Sectional: 2/27, 7:30 p.m. vs. Ponitz @ Butler H.S.

Girls sectional

GIRLS TOURNAMENT GAME INFORMATION: 
The VVHS girls bball sectional game vs. Monroe at Lebanon HS has been rescheduled for 2/23 at 7:30 PM. Presale tickets will be available at the HS when school is in session! 


Franklin vs. Valley View boys Game

THE GAME WILL BE PLAYED AS SCHEDULED

Valley View vs. Franklin Boys Basketball Game  Friday, February 20 

IS SOLD OUT

No passes will not be honored