The Viroqua Blackhawk Girls Hockey Team is hosting the "Stick it to Cancer" fundraising game this Friday, Dec. 21st at the Viroqua Community Arena. Please join us. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4eGVap9TmxgTklmbnVGN0ZxdVZJc25haVVZdzlkVHYyNzQw/view?usp=sharing
Wisconsin Report Cards show Viroqua Schools are meeting expectations on achievement assessments. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1XzbjKFw_VPBw0H67Zy6Sd8B0JxtmP-tW/view?usp=sharing @ViroquaSchools
Just a reminder the Elementary Concert for Grades 1 & 3 is this Thursday, December 6 in the Elementary Cafetorium. The 9:00 a.m. performance is for the elementary students and public; the 1:30 p.m. performance is for the public. See you there!
This is a very informative and fun video about school bus safety from a fellow WI School District. https://twitter.com/WisconsinASBO/status/1067459169404547072?s=19
Please see this public health information regarding whooping cough in Vernon County. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1B5xLVrhwl1-OfB_KmnmsO3a2P1rJWlOR/view?usp=sharing
Polls close at 8:00 pm. As soon as we have results, we will post them at this link. https://goo.gl/SY6uen
Today is the day to vote. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4eGVap9Tmxga2wyLTVEZS1vNVdYMEU3WC1kSUVMMmNjelBn/view?usp=sharing
Viroqua Area Schools is accepting applications for Substitute Teachers, on-call, as needed, on a day by day basis. $105/day. Candidates with an associate degree or higher may apply for a WI Short-Term Substitute License. Please contact Dr. Kehl Arnson for more information. email@example.com or 608-637-1181.
Viroqua Area Schools is accepting applications for Substitute Bus Drivers for regular and co-curricular routes. Applicants for bus driver substitutes must hold a valid CDL or be qualified to obtain one. $12.50-$15.00/hr. Substitute bus drivers will be reimbursed for the cost of their initial CDL license - including testing fees, license fees and for the cost of a basic physical needed to obtain their license. Substitute drivers may submit a request for reimbursement with copies of the bills that were paid after the substitute has driven 5 trips in the current school year. Please contact Randy Pederson, Transportation Supervisor, for more information. 608-637-1642. Applications available at https://sites.google.com/viroquablackhawk.org/employment or at the District Office, 115 N. Education Ave., Viroqua, WI, 54665.
Viroqua Area Schools is accepting applications for substitute Custodians, Cook/Servers, Secretaries and Aides. All of these positions are on-call, as needed, on a day by day basis. $11.75-$12.00/hr. Applications available at https://sites.google.com/viroquablackhawk.org/employment or at the District Office, 115 N. Education Ave., Viroqua, WI, 54665.
We value the critical role our Vocational Technical Education Programs play in the lives of our community and students. We are overdue for classroom improvements. See a quick video here: https://youtu.be/DD1zhpJJTbY
This is a brief informational video about safe school entrances at our elementary building. https://youtu.be/yzYQqdR4UaE
For a quick video about Middle School Class Sizes, please follow the link, https://youtu.be/CnXGjviWvE0
We are hiring a Boy’s C-Team Basketball Coach. If you are interested, please send letter of interest and resume to Eric Anderson, Activities Director, 100 Blackhawk Drive, Viroqua WI 54665; or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Screening of applicants will begin immediately.
In this in-depth video, teachers and administrators describe the current facility situation at Viroqua Schools. Grab a cup of coffee and take a look! Link to: https://vimeo.com/293808186
If you would like your student to receive the Influenza vaccine at the October 24th flu shot clinic, please return the form as soon as possible. The make-up day will be held November 1st.
Reminder...If you received a notification in the mail about missing immunizations, please stop in the school office or return the Immunization/Waiver Form. We need to be 99% compliant or will be required to exclude students from school.
If you haven't seen it yet, please watch our video on our referendum website. It gives you deeper a look into the scope of the referendum. https://www.vibrantviroqua.org/
Please join the Viroqua Fine Arts Department for our 4th Annual Medieval Feast, Nov. 2nd. Information available at this site: http://VHS.ludus.com/
Please visit our VAS Website at https://www.vibrantviroqua.org/ for information about the November 6, referendum.
Please follow this link to watch Tim Hundt's Great River News and WVRQ Radio broadcast interview about the VAS referendum with Dr. Arnson and Mr. Brendel. https://www.facebook.com/GreatRiversNews1/videos/869325850123055/
Bridging Brighter Smiles will be holding their next dental clinic at Viroqua Elementary on Thursday, October 04, 2018 and Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Enroll online! Simply go to http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Dental services provided right at school include oral screenings, cleanings, fluoride varnish, and dental sealants. Not sure if your child is enrolled, or due for care? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891.
It's your last chance to shop the FanCloth sale for all things Blackhawk! This will be the last order we put in this year. Start your Holiday shopping early! Orders will be taken through October 4. See a Student Council member or order online through the following link: https://shop.fancloth.com/54665/440947
Bridging Brighter Smiles will be holding their next dental clinic at Viroqua Middle/High School on Tuesday, October 02, 2018. Enroll online! Simply go to http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Dental services provided right at school include oral screenings, cleanings, fluoride varnish, and dental sealants. Not sure if your child is enrolled, or due for care? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891.
Referendum News: Over the next 6 weeks you will see a lot of information and details about our referendum in the community. You can see some of the background work and process on our District Website, at this link https://sites.google.com/viroquablackhawk.org/vasreferendum
The youth basketball season will be here soon so don't forget to register online at: www.viroquaclubbasketball.com by October 1st! The club is open to any boy or girl in Pre-K through 8th grade. All registration details are available online. Go Blackhawks!
Job Opportunity: Vernon County Better Futures Program Aide, Mon-Thurs, 4.5 hr/day. Application and qualification requirements available online: https://sites.google.com/viroquablackhawk.org/employment Applications will be accepted until Sept 28, 2018.
Thank you to everyone who has attended one or more of our referendum informational meetings. You have shared your insight, feedback and ideas. With your help we are making excellent progress and will be bringing lots of information to the community over the next two months.
The first day of school was wonderful. Today, we are excited for Day 2. See you there!
WHERE WILL I FIND THE MENUS? Click on the Dining icon on our new app to find daily menus. These can also be found on our website under the Menu icon. The monthly menu calendar are posted under the Documents Icon on our website and app.
Job Opportunity: VAS has two open positions for part-time Cook/Servers–up to 3.5 hr/day. Application and qualification requirements available online: https://sites.google.com/viroquablackhawk.org/employment Applications will be accepted until filled.
Picture Day at the Elementary School has been postponed. A message will posted as soon as we know when it has been rescheduled.
We have to CANCEL AND RESCHEDULE our Back to School Night today. We are sorry but the risks of flooding remain too high today. WE WILL HOLD BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT FROM 5:00 - 7:30 PM TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY THE 29TH.
VIROQUA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL & VIROQUA AREA MONTESSORI SCHOOL Student Picture Day - - Tuesday, August 28, 1:00 – 7:00 p.m. NEW THIS YEAR - - - Student pictures will be taken on the day of the Open House event. Photographers from LifeTouch Studios will be available from 1:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the elementary gym. The Open House begins at 5:00 - teachers will not be available in their classrooms until 5:00. Enclosed is the website link from LifeTouch Studios. If students do not have their picture taken on the 28th, retake days are scheduled for Thursday, November 8 and Friday, November 9. http://my.lifetouch.com/mylifetouch/pictureDayId/MI428206Y0
Our phones are being upgraded today, and we will have some outages throught out the day. We are sorry for any inconveniences.
Football Game Night - Change for Week 2: Due to weather concerns, the away football game this week will now be played this Thursday night at 7:00 PM at Royall High School.
We are currently updating our new website. Please let us know if you are not able to locate what you are looking for! Click on "Menu" at the top to access many of the links you were used to seeing. Forms and Supply Lists can/will be found in the "Documents" Icon at the top or very bottom.
Elem/MS/HS Back to School Night Tuesday, August 28, 5:00 - 7:30 pm 5:00 Grade 5 Class Meetings - Parents & students meet with first hour teacher. 5:45 MS Activity Code Meeting 6:00 Freshman Student Orientation 7:00 Community and Parent Strategic Planning Informational Meeting - HS/MS Cafeteria
Welcome to our new and improved District site! We have exciting new technology and an easy to use App just for Viroqua Area Schools that will be coming to you for the start of school. Stay tuned for more information about how you can get updates sent right to your phone!