District News

2015-16 School Calendar

You may view the Calendar in the right menu, by scrolling through dates.

Or - Print out the 2015-16 School Calendar. Click Here.


Lunch applications - Read about Deadline

EZ Pay On-Line Lunch Payment System Changes
click on Read More at bottom of page

If your child had Free or Reduced lunch last year the deadline for new Lunch Applications is October 1, 2015.   If you have any questions or concerns please call 937-855-4116 x214. Click here to read about deadline!

New! LET'S DO LUNCH - click here


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Important Bus Transportation Information

The Transportation Dept. announces that babysitter request forms must be resubmitted each year. If your child rides a bus to a babysitter's home, the cut-off date for these forms (to be turned in to your child's building office) is August 7th If they are in by the 7th the department will have it set up for the first day of school.  Any time after that, it may take a week or more before changes are in place.

Click on Forms and Links on the homepage of our website to access and print the BUS TRANSPORTATION FORM.


School Starts August 17

7th Grade Orientation - Aug. 10, 6:30 p.m. At VVJuniorHS

Freshman Orientation - Aug. 11, 6-8 p.m. At VVHIghS

Kindergarten Orientation - Aug. 12, 6:30 p.m. At VVPrimaryS

Open House - Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m. Grades 1-6 Primary & Intermediate


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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All FALL sports meeting

....is Wed., Aug. 5th at VVHS 7-8 p.m. All athletes planning to play Fall sports, grades 7 through 12 should attend. This meeting includes parents as well.


Free School Supplies

Back to School Festival of Churches! FREE school supplies. All Pre-K through 8th graders are invited! TUES. AUG. 4th - 5:30 - 7 p.m. At Veterans Park, Germantown. 
Sponsored by area churches, youth groups, Boy & Girl Scouts. Local firefighters will grill free hotdogs. Local Police will have free items too, and will have Police Cars on display!  VV Schools say Thank You to our generous community.


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


Recycling Bin!

The Paper Recycling Bin is back at the High School. Drive around back and place any kind of paper and junk mail, etc. into the bin. The Recyclers ask that you place your paper in clear bags please!
There's also a bin for bottles and cans! Thank You for helping us recycle.


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.


Registration for Kindergarten

Due to the snowdays and cold temperatures - Registration for Kindergarten has been extended through March 6 at the Primary School. For full information click on Kindergarten Information Form in the Form Menu at the top of the page.


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


Chili Dinner

at VVHS Saturday, January 7th. Starts at 5 p.m. Come watch the Spartans play basketball and enjoy a great bowl of Chili....or two. See our FaceBook page for more details.


Cheer Clinic on Wednesday!

The practice night for the VVHS Cheer Clinic, previously scheduled for Jan. 26 was cancelled due to our snow day. The participants WILL practice Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 6-8 p.m. (Please note, this is a longer practice). Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. They will perform at the basketball game on Friday, Jan. 30th. The participants will receive their tee-shirts Friday prior to the performance! Questions? Please see the Valley View School District Facebook page.


Coach inducted into Hall of Fame
Quite an honor for Valley View as one of our retired coaches is inducted into the Cradle of Coaches.Dona Layman will be inducted this Saturday at Miami University. Congratulations Coach Layman!

Game Cancelled

The Boys Basketball game scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 17th at Graham High School has been cancelled. 


School on Friday for Students

Valley View Local Schools will be in session on Friday, January 16th in lieu of the professional development day for staff. Since we have been in session 1 day since Christmas Break, the first semester ends on January 23rd, and State Testing begins in February, we feel it’s important to have our students in session on Friday.


Games cancelled

All athletic events scheduled for today, Jan. 12, have been cancelled.


Team wins MUM Tourney

The VVHS Girls' Basketball Team took the First Place trophy at the Christmas MUM Tournament. Congratulations!


All games cancelled today

Athletic contests scheduled for today, Jan. 6, have been cancelled.


VV Football Team Receives Honor and Award

The Valley View High School Football Team was selected to meet with legendary Super Bowl Champion Football Coach, Jon Gruden, on Saturday, Dec. 20th.  Six players and Coach Ketron attended along with individuals from three other local teams from the Dayton area.  Each team was awarded a $1,000 check. The team also spent tome learning tips from the famous NFL coach.  Congratulations to Coach Ketron and the VVHS Football Team!


Winter Sports have begun

Winter Sports Season is now underway. Check our Athletics Link for Schedules. We Welcome new Swim Team Coach Monica Collins.


Have a Wonderful Winter Break!

December 20th - thru January 4th - See you all in 2015


Public Participation at Board Meetings

The Board of Education recognizes the value to school governance of public comment on educational issues and the importance of allowing members of the public to express themselves on school matters of community interest.
The Board is also committed to conducting its meetings in a productive and efficient manner that assures that the regular agenda of the Board is completed in a reasonable period of time,  
Read the remainder of the policy by going to the Board of Education Link in the top menu of this page.


Band Concert

The Valley View Band Concert will be held Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. in the VVJHS Gymnasium and the HS Concert will be held Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. in the VVHS Gymnasium.


Band Butter Braids!
The one and only Butter Braids are back. The band/Choir is selling them for the Disney trip.
*Each braid is $13 each
*They come in Apple, Cherry, Blueberry & Cream Cheese, Bavaraian Creme with Choc icing, Cinnamon, Double Choc with Cream cheese icing and Caramel Roll
* Each braid is 14-16 inches long after baked and feeds 11 people

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Thanksgiving Break

No School - Wednesday, November 26 - 30


Treasurer's Department is posting information

Financial Information, Graphs and Charts have been added to the Treasurer's Homepage. Go to the Departments link at the top of the page and select Treasurer, then  Monthly Report and Financial Summary. All information has been added In an effort make school finances more transparent and accessible.


Winter Sports Meeting

All athletes in HS and in JHS planning to play a Winter Sport should attend the Winter Sports Athletic Meeting on November 12 at VVHS from 7 - 8 p.m. in the gym. Parents are asked to attend. Athletes: If you played a Fall sport, you do not need to attend.


Goodwill Truck at VVHS

The Goodwill drive to victory is October 20th -24th. An attendant will be at the truck each day. After hours donations may be made by leaving items behind the truck in sturdy boxes. Let's go Spartans! Out give those Brookville Blue Devils!


Oktoberfest 5K Run is Oct. 18

OCTOBERFEST 5K  Click here for Registration Form
Interested participants may also sign up at the VV Boosters'  Spirit Shop at the VV Home Football games. Also, any HS track athlete will have registration forms. The 5k is October 18th at 5 in Germantown.

 


PINK OUT! at Oakwood

Wear Pink to Oakwood Football Game this Friday! Spartan and Lumberjacks go for Cancer Support!


Alumni Band

Join the Alumni Band for Homecoming 2014. click here for membership form.
Visit our Face Book page at Valley View Spartan Band Alumni


Homecoming Parade this Friday

....see the High School Page!


Superintendent's Letter to the Community

Click on Departments/Superintendent in top menu


We apologize - our website is experiencing difficulty

We hope to have the issues repaired asap.


Valley View Vs. Franklin

Pre-Sale Tickets for the Spartans vs. Wildcats game 9/26/14 will be on sale at FRANKLIN HS only. Tickets are $6 and will be on sale in the Franklin HS Athletic Office on Friday during school hours. You must bring an ID to enter Franklin HS. Gates will open at 6 p.m., one hour prior to kick-off. Ticket sales prior to the game will be available at the South gate.


Hip Hop Team - see VVHS Page
SARA SPINS! Join in!

NHS and Girls Soccer are sponsoring a Sara Spins Night Thursday, Sept. 25 at the VV/Oakwood home girls soccer game.  We will have a Sara Spins video announcement during regular announcements.   We will be selling Sara Spins wrist bands ($2.00), Pins, ($1.00), Raffle tickests for a wide variety of prizes from area businesses ($5.00 per arm length), and T-shirts ($10.00).  


Athletic Boosters Golf Tournament!

FORE! To Register - Click on Athletic Boosters in the left column on the high school page!


Special Ceremony to Retire Levi's Jersey
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Homecoming Court

announced on the High School Page!


Job openings at VV. Click on employment in upper menu.