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SOAR Day is an orientation day for incoming 9th Graders for the 2017-18 School Year.  Below are basic details for the orientation:

 

-Friday, August 11

-7:30AM-11AM

-Busses will run their normal routes

-No lunch is served
 

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 6/27/17




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Senior Portraits will be taken by Prestige/Lifetouch Studios this year. Seniors will need to have their pictures taken by October 27th to appear in the 2018 edition of the yearbook. If you have not been contacted by Lifetouch please call them at (505) 237-1957.

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Published: 6/6/17




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Congratulations to our spring semester SOAR winners.  Alejandro Molinar won the grand-prize – Google Chrome Laptop.  Kailee Howard and Jarrod Jaramillo won a Fire Tablet.  Congralutions to all those that received SOAR cards this school year.  We appreciate you demonstrating the Core Values of Volcano Vista High School – Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 5/16/17




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CONGRATULATIONS TO VVHS CLASS OF 2017!! Here's important information for you about this week;s events:

  • CLASS OF 2017 – you may be on campus ONLY Tuesday & Wednesday, as specified below:
    • Tuesday, May 16, NOON @ gym –REQUIRED Rehearsal for Honors Assembly; if you haven’t taken care of textbooks, fines/fees, you may do so at this time BEFORE you pick up your cap and gown. Cap/Gown distribution AFTER Rehearsal.
      • Do not park in the bus lot; be courteous and follow directions.
      • Must be off campus by 1:45 p.m.
    • Wednesday, May 17, 8:45 a.m. @ gym – REQUIRED Honors Assembly, dress for graduation and bring cap/gown; do NOT bring anything else with you….NO phones, NO purses, NO key chains (ONLY single key fob in your pocket), NO anything else.
    • Thursday, May 18, 12:45 p.m. – GRADUATION @ Tingley Coliseum, dress for graduation and bring cap/gown; do NOT bring anything else with….NO phones, NO purses, NO key chains (ONLY single key fob in your pocket), NO anything else.
      • PARENTS, GUESTS – Doors open for seating at 1:30 p.m.

 

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Posted by: Valerie Atencio
Published: 5/14/17




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CONGRATULATIONS to everyone on another great school year. Here's important information you need for the final week of school: 

  • Friday, May 19 = A-day schedule
  • Monday, May 22 = C-day schedule
  • Tuesday, May 23 = B-day FINAL EXAMS (1, 2, 4, 6)
  • Wednesday, May 24 = A-day FINAL EXAMS (1, 3, 5, 7)
  • Thursday, May 25 = Attendance required ONLY for those who have ADMIN-AUTHORIZED MAKE UP FINAL EXAMS  
    • C-day Early Release, NO LUNCH, buses pick up at 11:00
    • Any students on campus must attend classes for the entire morning, with any early pick up following normal parent pick up procedures through the Main Office.
    • Counselors available in offices for credit-recovery, summer school, etc. conversations.

 

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Posted by: Valerie Atencio
Published: 5/14/17




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May 18 SCHEDULE – buses pick up students at 11:30

  • 1st period, 7:25 – 8:00
  • 2nd period, 8:07 – 9:05
  • 4th period, 9:12 – 10:10
  • 6th period, 10:17 – 11:15
  • 11:15, Grab-n-Go lunch from the E/F serveries
  • 11:30, buses arrive; buses will depart at 11:37

 

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Published: 5/12/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

CONGRATULATIONS to our golf team. Ben Wells is the 6A individual state champion and Sabrina Galfano is the 6A District 1 champion.

 

ALL JUNIORS, SOPHOMORES, FRESHMEN AND STAFF

Please go to the north mezzanine of the gym to get your picture taken for your 2017-18 ID card during lunch today. Avoid the long lines at registration.

 

SENATE 2017-18: any student interested in being in senate next year please stop by the activities office and fill out an application.

 

ATTENTION ALL STAFF AND STUDENTS, OUR FINAL SOAR CARD drawing will be Tuesday, May 16.  Make sure you get your SOAR cards dropped in any drop box on campus – academy offices and library.  Grand prize winner will win a lap-top and the other two winners will win a tablet.  So get those cards in this week.

 

YEARBOOKS may be picked up y in the activities office. Books are on sale for $75.00. We only have 50 left.

 

SENIORS• SENIORS• SENIORS• SENIORS• SENIORS• SENIORS•SENIORS

Don’t forget to order your final transcripts to the college of your choice. You can order your final in the main office and there is a dollar fee for each transcript or you can order on parchment Exchange.  If you request your final transcript online please remember to submit your request with hold for grades.  You must order a final transcript if you plan on going to college.  Any questions please see Mrs. Ewing in D202.

 

SENIORS Please return your overdue library books by this Friday. 

 

SENIORS:  Please check the fines list posted outside the bookroom and pay Ms. Brown in the bookroom by Friday.

 

ATHLETICS:

 

NMAA state competitions are beginning this week.

 

BASEBALL will play Thursday afternoon at 4 at LOBO Baseball Field.

 

TRACK & FIELD will have their state meet on Friday and Saturday at UNM Track.

 

ALL JUNIORS, SOPHOMORES, FRESHMEN AND STAFF

Don’t forget to get your ID photo taken today.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

 

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Published: 5/9/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, May 1, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

VVHS JROTC competed at Nationals this past weekend in Colorado Springs, Co. They brought home 5 trophies, two 2nd place and three 3rd place. Congratulations JROTC!

 

eCademy final exams for graduating seniors are this week. If you are graduating this May, you need to take the final exams for your online classes either on May 3rd or May 4th at eCademy’s main campus between 3pm and 6pm. No students will be allowed to start a final exam after 5pm, so arrive early. Make sure you also bring a picture ID. If you have further questions, come by the eCademy lab classroom in A-208.

 

YEARBOOKS will be distributed to seniors at the senior picnic on Tuesday. Underclassmen may pick up their books at the activities office on Wednesday at lunch. Books will be on sale at this time for $75.00.

 

SENIORS, if you still have a library book, please return it by Friday, May 5th. Come see Ms. Holmes if you need more time. Library books from underclassmen will be due Monday May 15th.

 

SENIORS:  Please check the fines list posted outside the bookroom and pay Ms. Brown in the bookroom by May 12th.

 

SENIOR PICNIC will begin at 5pm and conclude at 7pm tomorrow outside by the soccer field. Seniors may get their yearbooks at this time also.

SENIOR PICINC TIME CAPSULE We will have time capsule to be opened at our 10-year reunion at the Senior Picnic.  There will be paper and envelopes to write notes to your friends, but you can also bring anything you’d like to put in to see in 10 years.  Examples from past time capsules include: Pictures, Certificates, Medals, Volcano T-shirts, Newspaper articles, Copies of VVHS Newspapers, Any item that represents a memory In addition, if you think your club or organization would like to put something in the capsule, just bring it to the picnic and add it!

ORCHESTRA CONCERT: There will be an orchestra concert on Wednesday, May 3 at 7pm in the PAC

ATHLETICS:

 

TODAY:

SOFTBALL will play Cleveland at 4.

 

TUESDAY:

SOFTBALL will play RIO RANCHO at 4.

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

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Published: 5/1/17




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If you want to participate in athletics at VVHS for the 2017/18 School year, do the following:

 

1.  Need Physical and get Cleared

 

2.  Connect with the program you are interested in to get information about camps, work-outs and try-outs.

 

Boys Soccer

Girls Soccer

Football

Volleyball

Cross Country

 

Winter and Spring Sports

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Published: 4/26/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, April 24, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

Congratulations to The Volcano Vista CONCERT BAND for receiving superior performance ratings and 2nd Place at the NMAA State Band Contest. Great job concert band!

 

Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Karl Wolfley -    Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Katie Elizondo - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Natalia Corwell  - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Emily Elizondo - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

George Muller- Recognized by Ms. Henderson

 

Gabrel Gardner – Recognized by Ms. Pace

 

BSU There will be a BSU meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Vasquez’ classroom, H-206.  See you all there

 

ATTENTION staff and students, administrators will be coming around this week during 4th period to recognize students that received a 3.5 GPA or higher for the 4th 6 weeks grading period.  Close to 500 students are receiving this recognition, which is close to 25% of the school.  Also, we will be honoring students who made significant efforts in one or more classes with an Upward Bound Certificate.  Congratulations to all students that are receiving this honor, keep up the great work.

 

YEARBOOKS will be on sale all week in A115 at lunch for $70.00.

Buy now. We sold out last year.

 

THE LITERARY MAGAZINE is printed and ready for sale! For only $5 you can own your very own Literary created by VVHS students. Find a creative writing student or visit Ms. Montoya's room in G201 to purchase your copy today. 

 

OPEN MIC NIGHT is almost here! Poets, Musicians, and Dancers get ready to perform on April 28th from 6:00-9:00 in the black box. The cost is $5. The sign-up sheet will be in Mr. Zimmerman's room, H115 beginning on April 24th.  Can't wait to see you there!  

 

COUNSELING:

The FBI Albuquerque Division is accepting applications for its Teen Academy, which will run June 21-23, 2017. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Candidates must be in the 11th or 12th grade for the 2017-18 school year. Anyone wanting more details should send a request to  aq.outreach@ic.fbi.gov.

 

Seniors:  Please check the fines list posted outside the bookroom and pay Ms. Brown in the bookroom by May 12th.

 

SENIOR T-SHIRTS are on sale today for $10.00 during lunch in the activities office. This is your ticket to the senior picnic on May 2nd.

 

SENIORS: Any graduating senior interested in being the talent at the Honors Assembly please stop by the activities office today and sign-up. Tryouts will be on the 27th.

 

 

 

SENIOR PICINC TIME CAPSULE

We will have time capsule to be opened at our 10-year reunion at the Senior Picnic.  There will be paper and envelopes to write notes to your friends, but you can also bring anything you’d like to put in to see in 10 years.  Examples from past time capsules include: 

      Pictures, Certificates, Medals, Volcano T-shirts, Newspaper articles, Copies of VVHS Newspapers, Any item that represents a memory

In addition, if you think your club or organization would like to put something in the capsule, just bring it to the picnic and add it!

ATHLETICS:

VOLLEYBALL OPEN GYMS BEGIN TODAY FROM 3:30-5 for any athlete wanting to try out for the team

Calendar can be found on the volleyball page at vvhs.aps.edu

 

TODAY:

GOLF will play in the District tournament at Twin Warriors Golf Course.

BASEBALL will play Piedra Vista at 4

SOFTBALL will play at Piedra Vista at 4.

 

THURSDAY:

TRACK has the Metro Championships at Community Stadium

 

 

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

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Published: 4/24/17




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Karl Wolfley -    Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Katie Elizondo - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Natalia Corwell  - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Emily Elizondo - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

George Muller- Recognized by Ms. Henderson

 

Gabrel Gardner – Recognized by Ms. Pace

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Published: 4/11/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

  

PROM is Saturday April 8 at the Sid Cutter Pavilion at Balloon Fiesta Park from 8 to 11.

Tickets will be on sale today for $25.00.

If you are bringing a guest that is not a VVHS student you will need to have the guest permission slip filled out when you purchase the ticket.

Tickets will only be sold to Juniors and Seniors.

 

The Prom Theme is Once Upon a Night

 

Next Week is Spirit Week

Which witch is which Wednesday

Thorsday- dress as your favorite super hero

Forever After Friday- dress up

   

FOOD FRENZY DAY: Is planning for prom and testing making you hungry? Does the name Dion's make you that much more hungry? Please join us as the snack bars in both A-Hall and H-Hall bring in pizza from DION's AND FRIED CHICKEN STRIPS WITH SAVORY BUTTERY BISCUITS this Thursday during lunch.  The Native Club will be selling Taco’s at lunch. That's right, it's another nutrition guideline exempt day, so join us on Thursday for some great food!

 

ATHLETICS:

TODAY

GOLF will play at Ladera at 8am.

 

THURSDAY

SOFTBALL will play at CIBOLA AT 4.

 

 

SATURDAY

BASEBALL will play at Piedra Vista at 11.

SOFTBALL will play Piedra Vista at 2.

TRACK will be at Rio Rancho for the Rams Relay.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

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Published: 4/5/17




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May 18

2:30 pm (Doors will open to the public at 1:30)

Tingley Coliseum

EXPO NM (Fair Grounds)

 

You do not need a ticket for graduation attendance.

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Published: 3/29/17




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President Davyn Pierce-Montague

1st VP Andres Gonzales

2nd VP Roman Baca

Secretary Dustin Chavez

Treasurer Kaden Hamilton

Liaison Isaac Garcia

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 3/28/17




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2018

President Zoe Smith

VP1 Briana Flores

VP 2 Auburn Manymules

Secretary Jennifer Bork

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 3/28/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

Congratulations to our 2017-18 Officers

Student Body:

            President Davyn Pierce

            1st VP Andres Gonzales

            2nd VP Roman Baca

            Secretary Dustin Chavez

            Treasurer Kaden Hamilton

            Liaison Isaac Garcia

 

Class of 2018

            President Zoe Smith

            Secretary Jennifer Bork

            VP Briana Flores

            VP Auburn Manymules

 

Class of 2019

            President Sandra Dorr

            Secretary Laura Shaw

            VP Karl Wolfley

            VP Nakayla McClelland

 

Class of 2020

            President Will Hamilton

            VP Savanna Castillo

            Secretary Zachery Torrez

 

PROM is Saturday April 8 at the Sid Cutter Pavilion at Balloon Fiesta Park.

Tickets will be on sale Monday and Tuesday for $20/ticket and the price will increase to $25.00 on Wednesday.

If you are bringing a guest that is not a VVHS student you will need to have the guest permission slip filled out when you purchase the ticket.

Tickets will only be sold to Juniors and Seniors.

 

PROM COURT

JENNIFER

BORK

 

ROMAN

BACA

SASHA

BUTCHER

 

JACOB

BULLING

CATALINA

CASAUS

 

JOREN

DICKEY

JADEN

ENCINAS

 

ISAAC

GARCIA

LILLIE

KOLICH

 

ANDRES

GONZALES

FRANCESCA

LATOURELLE

 

KADEN

HAMILTON

JESSICA

MAXWELL

 

DILLON

KORTE

MIKAYLA

MILLER

 

NOAH

MARTINEZ

CHEYENNE

OSBORNE

 

DAVYN

PIERCE-MONTAGUE

KAYLA

THOMPSON

 

HEATH

SKROCH

EMILY

WOODY

 

JOSH

SPINKS

KAYLA

YAKSICH

 

BRANDON

TRUJILLO

 

 

There will be a Wing Squad Meeting and Appreciation Lunch this Friday in H108. See you there!

 

 

ATHLETICS:

BASEBALL will play at Rio Grande tonight at 6

SOFTBALL will play at Valencia tonight at 6:30

 

THURSDAY

TENNIS has a match against Rio Rancho at 3:30. Boys will be at Ventana Ranch and girls will be at Rio Rancho.

 

BASEBALL will play at Rio Rancho at 4.

 

FRIDAY

SOFTBALL will play Aztec at 3 and 5.

TRACK will be in the APS Invitational at 4:45 at Community Stadium.

 

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

 

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Published: 3/27/17




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All guest tickets must be purchased by 2:30pm Friday, April 7. We will not sell tickets at the door.

 

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Published: 3/27/17




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Volcano Vista High School is offering a variety of summer athletic camps.  For more information and/or to register, go to www.vvhscamps.org.  

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Published: 3/27/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Friday, March 17, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

GOOD LUCK to our Mock Trial as they participate in their State Competition this weekend.

 

SENIORS: Your graduation announcements will be delivered today from 11:30 to 1 outside of the bookroom.

 

HIP HOP HAWKS All folks interested should come join!  We will be meeting today after school outside of the PAC in H Hall!  Everyone is welcome!

 

COUNSELING:

Students in an Advanced Placement class and planning on taking an AP Exam, registration is open and ends on March 24th.  You can register for exams at aptestservice.com/volcanovista.

 

ATHLETICS:

Hey Hawks, it's time to sign up for the Run for the Zoo!  Our high school has won the competition almost every year for having the most students, family, and friends signed up for the Run for the Zoo event in May.  You receive a HUGE discount by being a student, so if you want to sign up, see Coach Nord or Coach Suman by today to sign up for an easy one mile run, the 5K fitness walk or run, or the one that's the most popular--the 5K timed run!  Hope to see you out there reppin' our Volcano Vista community!!

 

GOLF: Congratulations to the Boys Golf Team for their 4th Place Finish in yesterdays Los Altos Golf Tournament.  Senior Ben Wells was the 1st Place Individual Winner for the boys and Junior Sabrina Galfano placed 2nd individually for the girls.

SOFTBALL: will play at Cleveland at 4 in the Metro tournament.

 

SATURDAY

TRACK: will compete in the APS Robertson Invite at Community Stadium at 8:15

 

BASEBALL: will play Cleveland at Lobo Field at 10am.

 

FRIDAY & SATURDAY MARCH 24 & 25

NMAA STATE SPIRIT COMPETITION

Go support our Cheerleaders and The Talons

 

We hope everyone has a great spring break. See you in a week.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                                               

 

 

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Published: 3/17/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, March 16, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

GOOD LUCK to our Mock Trial as they participate in their State Competition this weekend.

 

SENIORS: Your graduation announcements will be delivered on Friday, March 17th from 11:30 to 1 outside of the bookroom.

 

HIP HOP HAWKS All folks interested should come join!  We will be meeting on Fridays after school outside of the PAC in H Hall!  Everyone is welcome!

 

COUNSELING:

Students in an Advanced Placement class and planning on taking an AP Exam, registration is open and ends on March 24th.  You can register for exams at aptestservice.com/volcanovista.

 

ATHLETICS:

Hey Hawks, it's time to sign up for the Run for the Zoo!  Our high school has won the competition almost every year for having the most students, family, and friends signed up for the Run for the Zoo event in May.  You receive a HUGE discount by being a student, so if you want to sign up, see Coach Nord or Coach Suman by Friday, March 17th to sign up for an easy one mile run, the 5K fitness walk or run, or the one that's the most popular--the 5K timed run!  Hope to see you out there reppin' our Volcano Vista community!!

 

FOOTBALL: Anyone interested in playing football next year there will be a meeting at lunch TODAY in the main gym.

 

GOLF: will play at Los Altos today at 9.

 

BASEBALL: will play at La Cueva at 4 today in the Metro tournament.

 

SOFTBALL: will play Cibola at 4 today in the Metro tournament.

 

SATURDAY

TRACK: will compete in the APS Robertson Invite at Community Stadium at 8:15

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 3/13/17




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Volcano Vista High School Pre-registration Procedures for 2017-2018

 

                        Pre-registration session is scheduled for the following date

 

  • June 7th @ 8:00 a.m

 

The following are the enrollment and pre-registration procedures for students who live in the VVHS attendance boundaries and will attend VVHS for the 2017– 2018 school year, but who do NOT currently attend VVHS, LBJ Middle School or Tony Hillerman Middle School:

 

1.  Call VVHS at 890-0343 ex 37052 or ex 37202 to reserve a seat in one of the above enrollment/pre-registration sessions.

 

2.  Information to Bring to VVHS Data Processor (Louanne Rauen) in room F117 before the Scheduled Pre-Registration Session:  

            A. Birth Certificate – Required if new to APS

            B. Immunization Record, up-to-date, which must include TDAP within the last 5 years

            C. Proof of Address – student and parent/legal guardian must live in VVHS attendance

                 boundaries (visit www.aps.edu  to verify assigned school for residence address):

  1. Current PNM or Gas Utility Bill with parent/legal guardian name and physical

street address on it (water, cable, phone bills, etc. do not apply); OR

                        2. Current Rental Agreement (with parent/legal guardian name, student name and

                            physical street address on it); OR

                        3. Current Purchase Agreement (with parent/legal guardian name and physical

                            street address on it)

            D. Transcript, report card – Current unofficial transcripts and most recent report card.

            E. Copies of IEP, special program/course placement, etc, if applicable (i.e., special

                education, gifted, ESL services)

 

3.  BEFORE your scheduled pre-registration session—please bring in all items listed in #2 then you will be given a registration packet to complete and leave with the Data Processor.

 

4.  When all documentation is received, you will be given a Course Request Card to take home and complete. Get signatures from current Math & English teachers for course recommendations on the Course Request Card.

 

 

5.  If you need further assistance or have questions concerning the Course Request Card there will be counselors available to assist you at the scheduled Pre-Registration Session. In-depth course evaluation will require a separate, scheduled meeting at a later date/time.

 

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Good Morning Hawks

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

Guten Morgen. Ich heisse …….und ich komme aus Deutschland.

 

Menu:  German: Frittierte Würstchen, mini karotten, brokkoli, orangen und milch

            English:  Corn dogs, baby carrots, broccoli, caracara oranges and milk

 

The question of the day is:

What is the favorite sport of the Germans?

a. football      b.  basketball         c. soccer               d.  ice hockey

 

Log in to Socrative.com Code:VVHSFRENCH to submit your answer

The German  game at lunch today will be in room G108.  Space is limited to the first  40 students.

 

Tomorrow there will be a program highlighting architecture from  around the world.  Attend to see projects and win prizes from 6:00 – 7:30PM.  Enter through H-Hall ONLY

 

und vergesst nicht!  Es ist Super ein Falke zu sein!

It’s great to be a Hawk! : Es ist super ein Falke zu sein!

 

 

UNIFIED HAWKS, please come to the gym today during lunch!! 

 

TUTORING: If you need help with English come to F210 for tutoring! 

 

ELECTIONS: Any student interested in running for class office or student body office please stops by the activities office and pick up an application. Applications are due by Monday, March 13 during a meeting in the lecture hall at lunch.

Students may run for president, vice president or secretary for the classes of 2018, 2019, 2020.

Students interested in running for a student body office may run for vice president or secretary.

All candidates must be eligible as per NMAA guidelines.

 

BAND: will have a concert this evening at 6:30 in the PAC.

 

CHOIR will have a concert in the PAC on Friday evening at 7pm.

 

ATTENTION STAFF AND STUDENTS, counselors will be coming around this week during 4th period to recognize students that received a 3.5 GPA or higher for the 4th 6 weeks grading period.  Over 530 students are receiving this recognition, which is close to 25% of the school.  Congratulations to all students that are receiving this honor, keep up the great work.

 

ATHLETICS:

TENNIS: The Hawks girl's varsity tennis team defeated Atrisco Heritage yesterday, winning 7-2 at Ventana Park. Winning for the Hawks in singles were Martina Rodriguez, Daeja Wyche, Connie Kennedy, Nicole Kratochvit, and Cristina Rodriguez. Winning in doubles were the teams of Reagan Robnett and Daeja Wyche and Lexxus Salazar and Nicole Kratochvit. The Hawks host Highland Thursday at Ventana Park.

 

TODAY:

SOFTBALL: will play Carlsbad at 4

BASEBALL: will play at West Mesa at 3:30

BOYS BASKETBALL: will play Eldorado today in the quarterfinals.

 

SATURDAY

BOYS BASKETBALL: will play at Rio Rancho at 7pm

BASEBALL: will play at Valley at 10

SOFTBALL: will play at Highland at 10

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Published: 3/6/17




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Avery Quijano -    Recognized by Ms. Zeuli

 

Breanna Broulette- Recognized by Mrs.  Lopez-Leger

 

Zoe Chavez  - Recognized by Mrs. Valdez

 

Lila Nezar - Recognized by Mrs. Wells

 

Aidam Trujillo - Recognized by Mr. Gallegos

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 2/28/17




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DRAMA: The musical “Urine Town” will be this Thursday,

Friday and Saturday in the PAC. 

Thursday @ 3pm/$5.00 for students

Friday @ 7pm

Saturday @ 2 & 7

Cost: $5.00 for children 12 and under, $7.00 for students, $10.00 for adults

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 2/28/17




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Please rise for the pledge

Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Avery Quijano -    Recognized by Ms. Zeuli

Breanna Broulette- Recognized by Mrs.  Lopez-Leger

Zoe Chavez  - Recognized by Mrs. Valdez

Lila Nezar - Recognized by Mrs. Wells

Adam Trujillo - Recognized by Mr. Gallegos

 

This week is Spread the word to end the word!

The R-word is the word 'retard or retarded'. Why does it hurt? The R-word hurts because it is exclusive. It's offensive. It's derogatory.  Help us raise awareness about the hurtfulness of the R-word by pledging in lower E-hall during lunch this week.

 

BSU: There will be a BSU meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Vasquez’ classroom, Room H-206.  Please be in attendance

 

DECAPlease remember the DECA Snack Bar is closed today while they are competing in the State Competition. It will reopen on Thursday they look forward to seeing you then! Please wish them luck!!

 

 

DRAMA: The musical “Urine Town” will be this Thursday,

Friday and Saturday in the PAC. 

Thursday @ 3pm/$5.00 for students

Friday @ 7pm

Saturday @ 2 & 7

Cost: $5.00 for children 12 and under, $7.00 for students, $10.00 for adults

 

SENIOR SUPERLATIVE Photos will be during lunch on Thursday. Please meet in G184. For more information see Mr. Woods.

 

COUNSELING:

JUNIORS you can pick up your PSAT results in E224 during lunch or after school.

 

Teachers – please remember that we are distributing report cards today during 4th block.  Please pick up your report cards from your mailbox in the main office. 

 

ATHLETICS:

TODAY

TENNIS:

Girls will play Rio Grande at Ventana Ranch at 3:30

Boys will play at Rio Grande at 3:30

BASEBALL: will play at Atrisco Heritage at 3:30

SOFTBALL: will play Atrisco at home at 4.

 

THURSDAY:

BASEBALL: will play at Sandia at 3:30

 

FRIDAY:

SOFTBALL: will play Carlsbad at 4

GIRLS BASKETBALL: will play at Rio Rancho at 7pm

 

SATURDAY

BOYS BASKETBALL: will play at Rio Rancho at 7pm

BASEBALL: will play at Valley at 10

SOFTBALL: will play at Highland at 10

 
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Published: 2/27/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

Happy Valentines Day

 

CLUB PICTURES will be taken today at lunch in the upper north mezzanine of the gym.

Please have your students line up tallest to shortest and bring a roster.

 

BSU

TSA

FRENCH NHS

GERMAN NHS

LITERARY MAG

NEWSPAPER

ACADEMIC DECATHLON

YEARBOOK

MOCK TRIAL

 

STUDENT SENATE is sponsoring a donation drive here at Volcano Vista for the Ronald McDonald House. We hope that all students will participate in donating tissue boxes, paper towels, and tooth brushes. Please bring these items to the activities office any time between February 15 and March 3. All of the donations will go to the New Mexico Ronald McDonald House here in Albuquerque. Thank you for participating.

COUNSELING:

There will be a Wing Squad Meeting today at Lunch in Ms. Corbitt’s Room H208. Come pick up your club t-shirts and find out about the events we having come up!

 

ATHLETICS:

GOLF: Students who are wanting to try out for the Spring Golf team need to meet with Coach Cota in A-216 by this Friday, February 17th.  To tryout you must meet with Coach Cota to schedule a tryout.  If you have any questions, see Coach Cota in A-216.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 2/14/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, February 9 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

We will be on a long advisory schedule today.

 

This is National School Counselor Appreciation week-HAVE YOU Thanked YOUR COUNSELOR TODAY?

 

Do you have the "feels" for Valentine's Day? Or do you wish Valentine's Day would just go away? Whether you love or hate Valentine's Day, the library is the place to go. You can checkout a love story that'll have your heart overflowing, or you can check out a "not so love" story that will make you laugh. But you need to hurry; Valentine's Day is less than a week away!

 

ATHLETICS

Girls Basketball: will play at Rio Rancho on Thursday at 7.

Boys Basketball will play Rio Rancho in the Ring of Fire on Thursday.

 

FRIDAY:

Boys basketball will be playing Cibola Friday night in the Ring of Fire.

Let’s fill the gym

Girls basketball will be playing at Cibola Friday night at 7.

 

SATURDAY:

WRESTLING will be having their district meet at Cibola

SWIMMING will be having their district meet at West Mesa Pool at 8am.

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Published: 2/7/17




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive free lunch in the Lava Pit.

 

Danielle Sawyer -    Recognized by Mrs. Figueroa

 

Destiny Villescas - Recognized by Mrs. Brown

 

Esteban Baca  - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Hannah Boles-Smith - Recognized by Mrs. Valdez

 

Jaylin Meany- Recognized by Mrs. Vasquez

 

Zachary Perez-  Recognized by Ms. Holmes

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 2/6/17




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ATTENTION 8th Grade Parents/Guardians

If your student will be attending Volcano Vista High School in the fall of 2017 please plan to attend this year’s 8th Grade Parent Night.

DATE:  February 6, 2017

TIME:   6:00 pm

LOCATION:    Volcano Vista High School Gym

Meet your administration and some of our teachers, counselors and staff. There will be a brief gathering in the Gym, followed by breakout sessions with the math, reading, science, and elective departments. The Counseling Department will also have a session on pre-registration and graduation requirements.

 

 

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Posted by: Valerie Atencio
Published: 2/3/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

HOLLY HAWKINS WEEK:

Spirit Days

Today: Wacky Socks, Sandals

Thursday: Throw Back (70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s)

            Thursday evening the Unified Hawks will be playing Cleveland in the Ring of Fire during halftime of the boys basketball game. Let’s fill the gym in support of our Unified Hawks.

Friday: Fancy Friday

 

DANCE: the first annual Holly Hawkins dance will be on Saturday February 4. Tickets will are on sale today for $15.00 or bring a new pair of socks (must have the sales tags on them) and the tickets will be $10.00 each. If you are bringing a guest you can find the permission slip in the activities office or online at the VVHS website. Tickets will go on sale today during lunch. Please have your VVHS ID with you. Ticket prices will increase to $20.00 on Thursday.

 

SENIORS: Your senior panoramic pictures will be on sale at lunch today, before school tomorrow and during lunch on Friday.

 

ATTENTION UNIFIED HAWKS!!                                                     

Just a reminder, we have basketball practice today and Thursday at lunch in the gym!  See you there!! 

 

Guess who's back....Back again.... Dion's is Back.... Tell a friend.... Attention Hawks, The DECA Snack Bar and Lava Pit will both be selling Dion's pizza, Popeye's fried chicken and buttery biscuits on Thursday. We hope you are able to join us during our nutritional guideline exemption day!

 

DECA Do you want to know more about becoming part of our DECA program and business classes? If so, please come out and visit any of our outstanding DECA students or Mr. Colburn during lunch in the H-Hall DECA Snack Bar.

 

COUNSELING:

Seniors!  Please verify your name is spelled correctly on senior diploma list located upper E hall and in front of activities office.  Please Notify Mrs. Ewing in D202 immediately.  This list will be posted for one week only. 

 

ASVAB: The armed service entrance exam, the ASVAB, will be administered here at Volcano Vista on Tuesday, February 7th.  See Major Campbell in B154, the JROTC classroom, to sign up

 

Students taking ECademy online classes this spring, need to be fully engaged in your course work.  If you have failed to log on and are not engaged in the online course you will be dropped from your course as a no show on Thursday February 2nd

 

ATHLETICS:

 

TENNIS: Any girls interested in playing tennis should attend pre-season hitting sessions Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. this week at Sierra Vista Courts.  Tryouts will begin on Monday, February 6.  Players need a current physical form to try out.

 

ATTENTION BOYS SOCCER players, if you are interested in playing for the VVHS boys soccer team next fall, there will be an informational meeting today in room A102 at lunch.  If you are unable to attend, see Coach Thiebaut in A121 – 9th grade office.

 

VOLCANO VISTA BOYS' TRACK...this week is the last week of preseason track.  Starting Feb 6, regular season track practice begins and goes to 5 days a week!  All you male track athletes, the weather is nicer this week, get out there and start getting in shape for a great track season!

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 1/27/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, January 26, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

It's that time of year again! Time for THE VOLCANO VIEW NEWSPAPER to sell Valentine's Day dedications for that special someone. Dedications are 50 cents for 1 printed dedication and $1 for 3. Stop by during lunch anytime this week in E116 to order yours!

 

DANCE: the first annual Holly Hawkins dance will be on Saturday February 4. Tickets will go on sale January 30th for $15.00 or bring a new pair of socks (must have the sales tags on them) and the tickets will be $10.00 each. If you are bringing a guest you can find the permission slip in the activities office or online at the VVHS website. Tickets will go on sale next Monday, January 30th.

 

There will be a Wing Squad Appreciation Lunch with service opportunity this Friday in F125. See you Friday!

 

There will be a BSU meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Vasquez’ classroom, H-206.  Please be in attendance.  We have important information to discuss.

 

AMBASSADORS reminder student and faculty ambassadors, we will have our monthly meeting this friday at lunch in the lecture hall.  lunch will be served.  bring your own drink.

 

COUNSELING:

ASVAB: The armed service entrance exam, the ASVAB, will be administered here at Volcano Vista on Tuesday, February 7th.  See Major Campbell in B154, the JROTC classroom, to sign up

 

ATHLETICS:

SOFTBALL tryouts will be Jan 30-31st. A current physical and grade check needed to try out. Be at the fields at 2:50 after school for tryouts. For any questions see Officer Lujan

 

THE TRACK & FIELD season starts in February.  If you would like to be part of the team see coach Schrader in H108.

 

TODAY

BOYS BB plays at Cibola tonight at 7.

GIRLS BB play Cibola in the Ring of Fire tonight at 7.

 

FRIDAY

WR: Our Dirty Bird wrestling will be in the Metro tournament this weekend at La Cueva.

 

SWIM: has a meet at West Mesa Pool at 4.

 

BOYS BB plays at Piedra Vista at 7 in the Ring of Fire.

GIRLS BB play Piedra Vista in Farminton at 7

 

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Published: 1/24/17




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Published: 1/18/17




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Esperanza Archibeque -    Recognized by Mrs. Vasquez

 

Daniel Flores - Recognized by Mrs. Crater

 

Dominic Vaughn  - Recognized by Mr. Flores

 

Cameron Overbay - Recognized by Ms. Zeuli

 

Adriana Garza- Recognized by Mrs. Maestas

 

Grace Miller-  Recognized by Ms. Minor

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 1/16/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, January 12, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

SENIOR SUPERLATIVES Nominations forms are due by Friday.

 

SPIKEBALL TOURNAMENT: Sign up for the Spikeball Tournament in the activities office today thru Thursday during lunch. The tournament begins Tuesday. Stop by the gym at lunch today and Mr. Crawley attempt to show his skills.

 

UNIFIED HAWKS!!  We are having a meeting on Friday in H217 during lunch!

 

NATIVE CLUB: Tuesday and Wednesday of next week, January 17th and 18th that the Volcano Vista Native Club is having an Indian Taco Social Event in Room E-209, at lunch on January 18th.  COME JOIN US.

 

SPANISH NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY The first meeting of 2017 for the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica will be January 19th at lunch in E112. Bring your ideas AND you calendars so that immediately schedule events for the semester. Officers, meet in E112 this Friday to set the agenda.

 

THE SOAR STORE will be open during lunch on Wednesdays and Fridays for the months of January and February.  That's during lunch Wednesdays and Fridays.  Look for the cabinet at the end of E Hall downstairs. It's got Volcano Vista tee-shirts, lanyards, paper, notebooks, stickers - all for just a few SOAR cards.  Now if that doesn't give you all incentive to do your best, I don't know what will!!  Look for the signs posted around the school.

 

LITERARY MAGAZINE: Submissions will be accepted through Friday, January 13.

 

DANCE: the first annual Holly Hawkins dance will be on Saturday February 4. Tickets will go on sale January 30th for $15.00 or bring a new pair of socks (must have the sales tags on them) and the tickets will be $10.00 each.

 

VVHS SOFTBALL is selling Mr. Car Wash tickets for a full-service wash for $10 a ticket.  Get your car wash tickets from any participating Softball player or from Mrs. Lopez-Leger in A205.  Thank you for your support!

 

COUNSELING:

If you are in need of credit recovery ECademy Spring Registration is open. The last day to register for ECademy is January 18th.  Spring ECademy classes have already started . The registration fee is $25 see your academy counselor to pay the registration fee and to enroll.

 

ATHLETICS:

GB will play at Rio Grande tonight at 7.

BB has a game in the Ring of Fire tonight at 7. Let’s pack the gym tonight.

 

FRIDAY:

Wrestling: the Joe Vivian Tournament is Friday and Saturday in the Ring of Fire. Go out and support the Dirty Birds this weekend.

 

SATURDAY:

SWIM: the girls metro swimming is at West Mesa Pool beginning at 8am.

 

Martin Luther King Day is celebrated on Monday. We will not have school on Monday. Enjoy your 3 day weekend.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 1/10/17




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Due to school being closed today, Monday will an A-day. Next week's schedule is:

Mon = A-day

Tues = B-day

Wed = A-day

Thur = B-day

Fri = A-day

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Posted by: Valerie Atencio
Published: 1/6/17




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UPDATE - As of 7:15 a.m., classes have been cancelled for all APS schools.

 

As of 4:49 a.m., Classes have been canceled for East Mountain Schools. This cancellation applies to:

    • Manzano High School students who live in the East Mountains
    • Roosevelt Middle School
    • San Antonito Elementary
    • A. Montoya Elementary

All other APS schools are operating on a two-hour delay.

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Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, January 5, 2017

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

SOAR CARDS Attention students and staff, our fall semester drawing will be this Friday, January 6.  So make sure you get all your soar cards turned in.  Winners of the soar drawing will receive a fire tablet and the grand prize winner will win a Microsoft 2 in 1 tablet.  Winners will be notified and receive prizes at the winter assembly on January 20.  The next weekly drawing will be on Tuesday, January 17. 

 

LITERARY MAGAZINE: The Lit mag is taking submissions for the 2017 edition.  Submission forms are available from Mrs. Rizzardi or outside G201. Submissions will be accepted through January 13.

 

DANCE: the first annual Holly Hawkins dance will be on Saturday February 4. More info to come.

 

BOWLING The bowling team still could use a couple of more bowlers to fill out a team for the last 4 tournaments of the year.  Must be at Fridays practice so name can be added to grade check report.  There is a spot for you on the team regardless of skill level.

 

NATIONAL ENGLISH HONOR SOCIETY: There will be an intro meeting for NEHS on Friday during lunch in Mr. Finn's room. All students interested in joining are advised to come.

 

THE HIP HOP HAWKS will be meeting on Monday outside of Coach Suman's office after school.  New and interested club members are encouraged to come and see what we're all about!  

 

COUNSELING:

SENIORS: A representative from CNM will doing on site admissions Monday January 9 from at lunch. If you cannot make it during lunch please see Mr. Garcia in E224 to make an appointment if you want help with the  CNM application.

 

SENIORS: The FAFSA priority date for UNM is January 6th  . Make sure you have your completed UNM application and have filed your FAFSA by January 6th to qualify for as much financial aid as possible.

 

If you are in need of credit recovery ECademy Spring Registration is open. The last day to register for ECademy is January 18th.  Spring ECademy classes have already started . The registration fee is $25 see your academy counselor to pay the registration fee and to enroll.

 

ATHLETICS:

Staff Yoga today after school in the library at 3:50pm!

APS has raised the price of tickets to $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students

 

BOYS TENNIS preseason workouts begin today, the workouts are held after school every day at the VVHS tennis courts from 2:30- 4:00pm.   All skill levels are welcome.  For more information see Mr. Roybal in H131

 

GIRLS TENNIS All girls interested in playing tennis in the Spring can attend preseason hitting sessions to get ready for the upcoming season. These practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Sierra Vista Courts. New players are welcome. The dates are: January 5, Jan. 10, Jan. 12, Jan. 17, and Jan. 19.  Please see Coach Kappus or Coach Roybal for more information.

 

METRO BASKETBALL:

Congratulations to our boys basketball team for beating the Cleveland Storm 69-60. We move on to the final 4 of the Metro Tournament. The next game is Friday night at Del Norte against The Sandia Matadors.

 

The Girls will play Cibola at Rio Grande on Friday at 7:15

 

Please remember to put your trash in the trash cans at lunch.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Published: 1/4/17




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WINTER BREAK:

  • December 19 – January 2, NO SCHOOL
  • January 3, NO SCHOOL, Teacher Professional Development

 

2ND SEMESTER:

  • WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4 is C-day: Students return to classes
  • THURSDAY, Jan. 5 is B-day
  • FRIDAY, Jan. 6 is A-day
  • 1st SEMESTER REPORT CARDS will be sent home with students around January 11. We will also mail this report card as quickly as the District Printing Services Office is able to generate them and get them into the mail. Please remember that grades are viewable via ParentVUE/StudentVUE; see http://www.aps.edu/students-parents/parentvue-studentvue for more information.

 

FENCE PROJECT: Although there should be little issue, please be aware that new fencing is being installed along the front sidewalk. This work also includes some sidewalk repairs. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you and welcome back!

 

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Published: 1/2/17




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

Today is an A-day; 1, 3, 5, 7

Thursday is a B-day: 1, 2, 4, 6

 

This week is closed week. All activities need to be completed by 6pm.

 

DRAMA: So you think you can dance? So you think you can dance while you sing? So you think you can dance while you sing while you act? 

 

Join Taking Flights Productions for our spring musical, Urinetown. Prepare a 1-minute portion of a song from the musical, preferably as the character you're most interested in, and sign up for your audition spot with Ms. Gonzales is J122 when you return from winter break. Vocal auditions will take place in the PAC on Monday, Jan. 9 and dance auditions will be on Tuesday, Jan. 10. You must be available for after school rehearsals until show time, March 2 - 4. You've got time to prepare, so give it a try! 

 

LOST & FOUND: We will be giving everything in the lost and found to a charity on Friday. Come down to activities and claim your lost items.

 

LITERARY MAGAZINE:

The Lit mag is taking submissions for the 2017 edition.  Submission forms are available from Mrs. Rizzardi or outside G201.Submissions will be accepted through January 13.

 

SENIORS:  Please bring your Government or Economics book with you to school this week.  They will be turned in after your finals to the bookroom

 

COUNSELING:

If you are in need of credit recovery ECademy Spring Registration is open. Spring ECademy classes begin on January 4th so register early.  The registration fee is $25, see your academy counselor to pay the registration fee and to enroll.

                 

Any student taking an online course with eCademy may take their final exam here at Volcano Vista High School.  Finals may be taken in your eCADEMY lab class or after school December 14 or December 15 in room A208.  Final exams MUST BE STARTED BY 2:40 pm either day.  Students needing a final exam after 2:40pm may take the exam at eCADEMY’s main campus those days from 3-5pm.  Please see Mr. Glaser in room A208 if you have any questions.

 

SENIORS: After December 17th the cost of cap and gowns will increase in price. If you have not ordered your cap & gown please go to Campus Specialties on Eubank and order it now.

 

ATHLETICS:

STAFF FITNESS TODAY! Come burn those calories before the holiday feasts! Do something for yourself- reduce stress and 'join the workout party'. Zumba today after school, and with a special holiday surprise ;) ! See you there!

 

BASEBALL workouts will begin January 4th after school. You must have a physical to attend. Bring your tennis shoes, glove, hat, and a vomit bag.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 12/14/16




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VVHS Parents/Guardians,

 

It’s always too quickly that we reach the end of each semester, and here we are again! This is the last week of 1st Semester. Here are a few details for the next several weeks that you may need:

 

FINAL EXAMS must be taken in every class and at the scheduled dates/times.

  • Dec. 12-15 è all after school events, rehearsals, practices, etc. must be complete by 6:00 p.m.

 

SCHEDULE:

  • TUESDAY, Dec. 13 is C-day: all 7 classes meet.
  • WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14 is A-day: final exams in classes 1, 3, 5, 7
  • THURSDAY, Dec. 15 is B-day: final exams in classes 1, 2, 4, 6
  • FRIDAY, Dec. 16 is C-day: administrator-approved make up final exams ONLY
    • This is a scheduled, full school day (7:25-2:25) on the calendar. Buses are running. There will be a basic sack lunch option available, but no snack bars or hot lunch.
    • ONLY for make-up Final Exams, which MUST BE APPROVED by the student’s Administrator:
      • skipping a test, sleeping late, etc. will not receive an approval for a make up---students MUST BE HERE FOR FINAL EXAMS on the scheduled dates and at the scheduled times!!
    • ALL students who show up on campus are required to stay for their entire schedule and attend all classes, NOT wander the halls or roam on and off of campus. If students need to do additional work for a class, they must work that out with their teacher ahead of time and then MUST be in class under their teachers’ supervision at all times.
    • NORMAL STUDENT CHECKOUT procedures apply for a student to leave campus early (parent sign out, or a verifiable parent note).

 

WINTER BREAK:

  • December 19 – January 2, NO SCHOOL
  • January 3, NO SCHOOL, Teacher Professional Development

 

NEXT SEMESTER:

  • WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4 is C-day: Students return to classes
  • THURSDAY, Jan. 5 is B-day
  • FRIDAY, Jan. 6 is A-day
  • 1st SEMESTER REPORT CARDS will be sent home with students around January 11. We will also mail this report card as quickly as the District Printing Services Office is able to generate them and get them into the mail. Please remember that grades are viewable via ParentVUE/StudentVUE; see http://www.aps.edu/students-parents/parentvue-studentvue for more information.
  • Spring semester will be really busy with pre-registration for 2017-2018 in January, Winter Ball and Student-Led Conferences in February, Spring Break in March, PARCC testing in April, graduation and end of school in May.....along with a million other things in between. WOW!! and the year will be over in a flash! Please stay connected with our calendar information, teacher contact information, etc. at our website, vvhs.aps.edu.

 

We wish our students good luck on their semester final exams, and then an awesome, safe and relaxing break!

 

Sincerely,

 

Valerie Atencio, VVHS Principal

 

 

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Posted by: Valerie Atencio
Published: 12/12/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, December 12, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

Next week is finals week:

Today and tomorrow are C-days

Wednesday is an A-day

Thursday is a B-day

 

This week is closed week. All activities need to be completed by 6pm.

 

Congratulations to the Air Force JROTC cadets during the Ventana Ranch Christmas Parade this past weekend.  The cadets teamed up with Holly and Hank and were selected as the Most Entertaining entry.  Great Job cadets!"

 

LOST & FOUND: We will be giving everything in the lost and found to a charity on Friday. Come down to activities and claim your lost items.

 

LITERARY MAGAZINE:

The Lit mag is taking submissions for the 2017 edition.  Submission forms are available from Mrs. Rizzardi or outside G201.Submissions will be accepted through January 13.

 

SENIORS:  Please bring your Government or Economics book with you to school this week.  They will be turned in after your finals to the bookroom

 

COUNSELING:

Seniors:  If you are interested in meeting with a representative from Eastern New Mexico University please sign up with Mr. Garcia in E224 at lunch.

 

If you are in need of credit recovery ECademy Spring Registration is open. Spring ECademy classes begin on January 4th so register early.  The registration fee is $25, see your academy counselor to pay the registration fee and to enroll.

                 

Any student taking an online course with eCademy may take their final exam here at Volcano Vista High School.  Finals may be taken in your eCADEMY lab class or after school December 14 or December 15 in room A208.  Final exams MUST BE STARTED BY 2:40 pm either day.  Students needing a final exam after 2:40pm may take the exam at eCADEMY’s main campus those days from 3-5pm.  Please see Mr. Glaser in room A208 if you have any questions.

 

SENIORS: After December 17th the cost of cap and gowns will increase in price. If you have not ordered your cap & gown please go to Campus Specialties on Eubank and order it now!!!! 

 

ATHLETICS:

BASEBALL workouts will begin January 4th after school. You must have a physical to attend. Bring your tennis shoes, glove, hat, and a vomit bag.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 12/6/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, December 5, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge.

 

Tomorrow is UGLY SWEATER DAY. Find your granma’s old ugly ratty holiday sweater and wear it!!

 

CONCERTS:

Orchestra has a concert on Tuesday at 7 in the PAC

Band has a concert at 6:30 on Wednesday in the PAC

Choir concert is on Thursday at 7 in the PAC

All faculty and students are encouraged to attend.

 

LITERARY MAGAZINE:

Do you like writing poetry and short stories?

Do you like photography or creating other art?

Then you need to submit your work to the Volcano Vista Literary Magazine.  Submission forms are available from Mrs. Rizzardi or outside G201.Submissions will be accepted December 5 through January 13.

 

NATIONAL ENGLISH HONOR SOCIETY: Students interested in joining NEHS need to make sure they have the required 3.0 cumulative GPA and a 3.5 cumulative GPA in English. Teacher's need to submit their recommendations to Mr. Finn in room F210 by Friday.

 

TSA: Who's Hungry?  TSA is sponsoring a night at Chipotle.  50% of the proceeds from everyone who shows the TSA Fundraising flyer will be donated to Volcano Vista's TSA Organizaiton.  We are a new student organization for those students interested in the technology related fields such as Computer Aided Drafting, Digital Film Production and Computer Graphics to name just a few.  If you are interested in learning more about TSA speak to Mrs. Allen in Room E115, or Mr. Gustafson in rooms G203 or G184.  We hope to see you at the Chipotle by CottonWood Mall TONIGHT.

 

CRAFT FAIR: Volcano Vista will have their 3rd Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, December 10 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm in the A-Hall concourse area.

 

OPEN MIKE NIGHT: It's that time again.  Open Mic Night is back!  This Friday, December 9 we will have our next Open Mic Night from 6 - 9 in the Black Box.  Cost of admission is only $5!  Performers can sign up outside G201 until Thursday at 2:30.  Don't miss out on the best show in Albuquerque!

 

COUNSELING:

If you are in need of credit recovery ECademy Spring Registration is open. Spring ECademy classes begin on January 4th  so register early.  The registration fee is $25, see your academy counselor to pay the registration fee and to enroll.

 

Seniors: Students there will be representatives from several colleges on campus this week during lunch in lower E-Hall. Please stop by to get information about admissions:  

Tuesday- Laguna College of Art and Design,

Wednesday- Grand Canyon University,  

Thursday-New Mexico State University,

Friday- Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

 

SENIORS: After December 17th the cost of cap and gowns will increase in price. If you have not ordered your cap & gown please go to Campus Specialites on Eubank and order it now!!!! 

 

ATHLETICS:

 

TUESDAY:

GB: will play the Mustangs at 7:00 at West Mesa

WR: The Dirty Birds have a meet at La Cueva at 7

WEDNESDAY:

SWIM: has a meet at West Mesa Pool beginning at 4.

 

THURSDAY:

BB: will play the Sandia Matadors at 7 in the Ring of Fire.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Published: 11/30/16




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Cap & Gown

Campus Specialties: 275-9357
1529 Eubank Blvd, NE Ste. B
Store Hours: Wed-Fri 1-5pm, Sat. 10-3
Price will increase after December 17, 2016
 
Graduation
Thursday, May 18th at 2:30pm
Tingley Coliseum, EXPO NM
Graduation is a privilege not a right
 
Mandatory Dates
Tuesday, May 16 at noon
               Honor’s Assembly Rehearsal
               Cap & Gown Distribution
Wednesday, May 17 at 9am
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Published: 11/30/16




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Ashlyn Olsofsky -    Recognized by Mrs. Lopez-Leger

 

Brody Hosick - Recognized by Mrs. Wylie

 

Caitlyn Zana  - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Esperanza Dia - Recognized by Ms. Vasquez

 

Keely Struck - Recognized by Mrs. Bevill

 

David Sedillo-  Recognized by Ms. Rohr

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 11/29/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday November 28, 2016

 

Welcome back. Please rise for the pledge.

 

PB & J: Student senate is sponsoring the PB & J Wish project. If your club, team or class would like to adopt a child or family for the holidays and provide them with their wish list, stop by the Activities Office and pick up a name. All gifts need to be returned by Wednesday, December 7.

 

CLUB FAIR:  during lunch on Wednesday there will be a Club Fair in the hallway by E and F halls. Stop by to see what activities we offer on campus.

 

SOAR CARDS: The next soar card drawing will be Tuesday, November 29.  Staff, if a student you gave a card is drawn, you will win a breakfast burrito from Blake’s.  So get those soar cards out.

 

UNIFIED HAWKS, we have a club meeting this Thursday during lunch in room H217.  See you there! 

 

CLASS OF 2017 we have a club meeting this Thursday during lunch in room A101.  We will be discussing plans for Winterball. See you there!

 

COUNSELING:

SENIORS remember to fill out college applications and your FAFSA during break. Deadlines for many UNM scholarships are December 1st.

 

 

ATHLETICS:

GIRLS TRACK: Volcano Girls Preseason Track will begin on Tuesday the 29th. Practice will be Tuesday and Thursday starting at 3PM.  Please see the Track and Field Board outside of H108 for details and to sign up for the 2017 team remind texts. See Coach Schrader if you have questions.

 

GIRLS TENNIS: Any girls interested in playing tennis this Spring are invited to participate in preseason hitting sessions at Sierra Vista Courts. The preseason hitting sessions are Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at Sierra Vista. New players and experienced players are both welcome. The first meeting is Tuesday, November 29

 

TUESDAY:

GB: Girls’ Basketball – Won their season opener to Atrisco Heritage 59-37. They will play Los Alamos in the Ring of Fire tomorrow evening at 7pm.

 

WEDNESDAY:

WR: we have our first dual meet Wednesday against Los Lunas at 530pm in the Ring of Fire. We hope we can have all parents and supporters in attendance. We will be beginning wrestling at 530 starting with our JV squad, followed by the presentation of our senior athletes. We hope to start the Varsity dual by 7PM. 

 

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 11/28/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday November 21, 2016

 

We are on an A day schedule today: 1, 3, 5, 7

Tuesday is a B day schedule: 1, 2, 4, 6

 

TSA: We are having a quick meeting at Lunch today in room E115! If you can not make it, please see Mr. Gustafson or Mrs. Allen today. 

 

Fly fishing club will meet today in F212 at lunch.....we need all members to please attend!

 

ATHLETICS

 

TRACK:

Hey all you Hawks interested in boys track; preseason workouts start TODAY at 3 p.m. back at the track.  Even if you didn't go to the preseason meeting, come out and see what boys track is all about!  Make sure you have workout clothes and a good pair of shoes, and we'll see you there!  If you have any questions, see Coach Nord during school today!

 

 

TODAY

The first basketball games of the season are tonight at Atrisco Heritage.

Come watch the boys play at 5:30 and watch our 6A defending State Champion girls’ team play at 7pm.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 11/21/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

 

Congratulations to the following Volcano Vista Band Members for being selected to participate in the New Mexico All-State Convention.

These students were selected by audition as the finest musicians in the state of New Mexico.

 

2017 ALL-STATE CONCERT BAND

Clarinet 1

 - Shayna Kymes 

 - Jalyn Morgan

Clarinet 2

 - Trevor Garcia

Tuba

 - Cam Overbay

 

2017 ALL-STATE SYMPHONIC BAND 

Bassoon 2

 - Michael Wahl                                                                      

 - Santiago Moreno

Trombone 1

 - Carly Strickland 

Tuba 

 - Thomas Williams

 

2017 ALL-STATE CONCERT ORCHESTRA

Tuba 

 - Todd Moe

 

2017 ALL-STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Horn 1 

 - Matthew Sanchez

 

2017 JAZZ ALL-STATE ENSEMBLE 

Alternate

Alto Sax – Maya Amendariz

 

SELFLESS SENIOR Congratulations to Susan Hastings for being chosen by the APS Foundation as a Selfless Senior.

 

ATTENTION UNIFIED HAWKS!!  Emergency meeting TODAY at lunch, room H217.  Flag football game has been rescheduled for this Friday.  Attendance is required!! 

 

If you love OPEN MIC NIGHT, be sure to pick up a limited edition Open Mic T-Shirt!  T-shirts will be sold for $5 before school or at lunch in Mrs. Rizzardi's room, G201, or at the next Open Mic Night concession stand.

 

DECA: Did you know you can help out a local senior citizen in need by donating here at school?  Visit the library to donate and to be entered into a drawing for a flat screen TV! You can donate things such as beanies, gloves, blankets, perfume, cologne, body wash, and slippers. We will be collecting donations until November 18th. Please help DECA brighten the holiday season for a senior citizen in need! 

 

The library will be closed at lunch on Thursday, November 17th. Please plan ahead of time if you need to print homework.

 

ATHLETICS

 

TRACK:

Calling all male track athletes!  We have a preseason boys track meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 16th in the Lecture Hall during lunch.  Come meet your coaching staff and find out about preseason workouts as well as how track season is going to be this year.  See you there!

 

Help your VVHS SOFTBALL TEAM by being there at our Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A in Rio Rancho (off of Southern and Unser) on Thursday, November 17 from 5:30-7:30PM.  See Mrs. Lopez-Leger in A205 for a flyer or any softball player.  Please present the flyer at time of ordering.  Thank you for all your support!!

 

THURSDAY

DIVING will be at Valley Pool at 4

 

FRIDAY

SWIMMING will compete in the APS Relays at Highland at 4

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

UNIFIED HAWKS:

Our Unified Hawks flag football team will be competing at Cleveland High School on Friday the 18th from 4:00-5:30pm at their football field. There is no charge. Everyone go out and support our Flag Football Team.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 11/16/16




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VVHS Parents/Guardians:

  • TUESDAY, 11/15/16 – Suicide Awareness/Prevention: we are holding our annual Suicide Awareness/Prevention lesson, through Advisory classes; we are on a LONG ADVISORY/ASSEMBLY schedule tomorrow.
    • The video is posted on our website, vvhs.aps.edu OR at this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=f6MsD7Upc2k. Please feel free to view the video and discuss with your student. We utilize the SOS Signs of Suicide Prevention Program, A Program of Screening for Mental Health, Inc.
    • Attached are a couple of resources for you, including contact info for additional resources/help.
    • If you have concerns about your student, do not hesitate to contact their counselor. Call us at 505-890-0343, or access email from our website at vvhs.aps.edu. If your student is in crisis, please call 911 immediately.
    • We raise our campus and community awareness around this very tough topic, in order to save lives. One student assisted is worth every minute in raising that awareness.

Thank you for your support, as we work together with all our students.

 

Sincerely,

Valerie Atencio, VVHS Principal

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 11/14/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, November 7, 2016

 

MOCK ELECTION: Senate is sponsoring a Mock Election for ALL Volcano Vista students.

Go vote at:

Voting4Schools.com

Login= ID number

Password = Birthday

MM/DD/YYYY

(no preceding 0’s, they will need to include the back slash)

Voting is open until 5pm Tuesday evening

Only the Presidential candidates are listed.

Currently: Trump has 33%

                        Clinton has 32%

                        Johnson has 31%

                        Castle has 2%

                        Stein has 2%

We will announce the results on Watson Wednesday during the announcements.

 

OPEN MIC NIGHT If you love Open Mic Night, be sure to pick up a limited edition Open Mic T-Shirt!  T-shirts will be sold for $5 before school or at lunch in Mrs. Rizzardi's room, G201, or at the next Open Mic Night concession stand.

 

ART SHOW: Student artwork will be on display in the Black during lunch this week. Artwork includes Drawing, Painting, Photography, Ceramics, and Computer Graphics.

 

BOWLING:The first bowling tournament of the season saw the intermediate team pick up the victory in that division.  Congrats to team members Noah Alderete, Alex Gomez, Jared Jandreau, Samantha Lingerfelt and Jarrod Potter.

There are still a lot of tournaments and time to join the team. Coach Hampel has about 10 spots still open and invites you to take one of the spots - and especially welcomes freshmen to come on out.

Practices continues to be Tuesdays and Fridays at 4:00 pm at Tenpins and More -

 

 SSDP: Students for Sensible Drug Policy will be having their first meeting on Wednesday, November 9th, in Mr. Greaves classroom E-211. Come by if you have any questions or are interested.

 

THE NATIVE CLUB will meet every Wednesday in my room (E-209) at lunch. All interested students are invited to attend.

 

DECA: Did you know people 65 and older are the fastest growing segment in our state? DECA has teamed with Genesis Nursing Home in attempt to provide items to seniors in need. Please help us brighten these seniors' holiday season by donating! If you donate you will be entered into a drawing to win a flat screen TV! In order to be entered simply donate 2 items. The more items you donate, the better chance you have of winning the flat screen TV! All items must be NEW! Items the seniors are in need of are posted throughout the school and in the library. All donations will be accepted in the library. Staff and students are welcome to participate! 

 

COUNSELING

Attention NEW Safe School Ambassador members. Please remember that training will take place today at lunch in A102. Please attend and be on time.

 

 

ATHLETICS

Last Week’s Athletic Results

XC – Had an amazing run at the State Meet with the girls grabbing the 2nd place trophy in state!!!! The boys took 5th place in state! Congratulations on an amazing season!!

 

Volleyball – Girls’ beat Cleveland (3-1) to become District champs but lost the district tournament to PV (2-3). They received a 5th seed and pool play begins on Thursday @ 1:00 at Santa Ana Star Center.

 

Boys’ Soccer – Boys’ beat Hobbs in PKs (3-2) but lost to Albuquerque (1-2) in the semis. Congratulations on an outstanding season!

 

Football – Football lost to Cleveland (34-52). They received a 7th seed in state and will play Mayfield on Friday at 7:00pm at Community.

 

VB: will play at Santa Ana Star Center at 1pm on Thursday afternoon in the state tournament.

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Published: 11/7/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

 

TEACHERS: Last week the Federal Impact Aid survey was delivered to you.  Please make sure that those that have been handed out have are returned by today at 2:30PM.

 

NATIVE AMERICAN CLUB: There will be an organizational meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Sloan’s room, E209. All interested students are welcome to attend.

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: There will be a meeting at lunch for all club presidents in the lecture hall.

 

WING SQUAD: There will be a Wing Squad Meeting today at lunch in Ms. Corbitt’s room H208, come hear about all the volunteer opportunities coming up this month. 

 

TWELFTH NIGHT: Our drama department will be presenting the production of Shakespeare’s play Twelfth Night on Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 1pm and Saturday evening at 7pm. All productions will be in the PAC. Tickets for adults are $5.00 and students with ID are $3.00.

 

ART SHOW:  The VVHS Fall Art Show is this weekend. Student artwork will be on display in the Black Box from 6 - 8 PM on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday and during lunch next week. Artwork includes Drawing, Painting, Photography, Ceramics, and Computer Graphics.

 

BAND: The Hawk Band will be competing in Las Cruces this weekend at the Tournament of Bands. Good luck to our marching band.

 

ATHLETICS

VB:  congratulations to our volleyball team for capturing the district title for the second consecutive year.

 

THURSDAY

BSOC – Boys’ will play Hobbs in the Quarterfinals at 3:30 at the Bernalillo Soccer Complex. Games are $5.00 and there is a fee for parking.

 

FRIDAY

UNIFIED HAWKS: Our Unified Hawks Flag Football team will play Friday 5-6:45 PM at Community Stadium.

  

5PM

Volcano Vista v. Rio Rancho

 

5:30 PM

Cleveland v. Volcano Vista

 

6:00PM

Cibola v. Volcano Vista

 

Please come out and support our Unified Hawks. There is no charge for the games. You will enter on the visitor side of the stadium and the games are played on the track, which is east of the football field. If you attend the Flag Football games and do not leave the stadium, you will be admitted to the 7pm football game at no charge.

 

FB: will play their final game of the regular season against Cleveland at community stadium at 7pm. It is Military Appreciation Night.

 

SATURDAY

XC: will have their state meet at Rio Rancho at 4

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Published: 11/1/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

 

Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Dominick Robinson -    Recognized by Ms. Zeuli

Taylor Dannenberg - Recognized by Ms. Kaser

Joshua Bankston  - Recognized by Coach Andersh

Carlos Osoria - Recognized by Ms. Holmes

Garrett Sachs - Recognized by Mrs. Francour

 

Hawk Marching Band Come support the band this Saturday at our state competition, which is held at UNM stadium. The Hawk band plays at 3:28pm.

 

TEACHERS: The Federal Impact Aid Survey is in your boxes for your 4th period or 5th students, please pick them up, hand them out, and get them back by Friday

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: there will be a meeting of all VVHS Club Presidents on Wednesday, October 26 to discuss events on campus.

 

BOWLING: Attention all freshmen this announcement is your invitation to represent Volcano Vista by joining the bowling team.  No experience necessary.  There is still room for about 20 more team members.  Practices are on going at Tenpins & More every Tuesday and Friday at 4:00 pm. Come on out and have some fun.

 

DECA: Did you know, over 3 million animals are euthanized in America every year? More than 90% of animals are considered healthy and adoptable. VVHS DECA is hosting a donation drive to help out Watermelon Mountain Ranch. They are a no-kill shelter so they become easily overpopulated and need our help. You can find a list of items that they need along with donation boxes in H111, H208, E214 and the Library. Cash donations are also accepted. Thank you in advance for your donation.

 

GUITAR CLUB: Come join the new Guitar Club Thursdays at lunch in H115, Mr. Zimmerman's room. Anyone is welcome to participate."

 

COUNSELING 

SENIORS:  Thursday October 27th is FAFSA night at 6:30 in the PAC. Please bring you parents, 2015 tax information, social security number,  and your F-S-A ID to fill out the FAFSA.AC.

 

SENIORS! Do you want you diploma? Make sure you fill out the diploma information slip in your English class ASAP.  Remember please write legal name to avoid complications.  If you have any questions please see Mrs. Ewing in D202. 

 

ATHLETICS

SOFTBALLL: Anyone interested in playing softball this year please see Officer Lujan in Security or Mrs. Leger in A205 for more information. ASAP

 

Congratulations to the Boys Golf Team for their 2nd Place finish in the Arroyo Del Oso Golf Tournament.  Big Congratulations to Ben Wells finishing first individually with a score of 68.  Congratulations to both Girls and Boys on a great fall season. 

 

FRIDAY

XC: will have their district meet at Cleveland at 4.

VB: will play at Cleveland at 6:30

FB: will play at Piedra Vista in Farmington at 7.

 

SATURDAY

GIRLS SOCCER: will play in the first round of the state tournament at 1 at the soccer complex against Eldorado.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

 

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 10/26/16




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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Dominick Robinson -    Recognized by Ms. Zeuli

 

Taylor Dannenberg - Recognized by Ms. Kaser

 

Joshua Bankston  - Recognized by Coach Andersh

 

Carlos Osoria - Recognized by Ms. Holmes

 

Garrett Sachs - Recognized by Mrs. Francour

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 10/25/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

 

Congratulations for making the 2017 All State Choirs! Way to go singing HAWKS!

Erin

Beaudet

 

Sasha

Butcher

 

Alexis

Gonzales

 

Taylor

Holley

 

Sierra

Webb

 

Dylan

Winn

 

 

Hawk Marching Band Come support the band this Saturday at our state competition, which is held at UNM stadium. The Hawk band plays at 3:28pm.

 

TEACHERS: The Federal Impact Aid Survey is in your boxes for your 4th period or 5th students, please pick them up, hand them out, and get them back by Friday

 

SENIORS: Campus Specialties will be on campus today from 11am - 1:30pm outside of the activities office to take your orders for announcements and cap & gown.

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: there will be a meeting of all VVHS Club Presidents on Wednesday, October 26 to discuss events on campus.

 

BOWLING: Attention all freshmen this announcement is your invitation to represent Volcano Vista by joining the bowling team.  No experience necessary.  There is still room for about 20 more team members.  Practices are on going at Tenpins & More every Tuesday and Friday at 4:00 pm. Come on out and have some fun.

 

DECA: Did you know, over 3 million animals are euthanized in America every year? More than 90% of animals are considered healthy and adoptable. VVHS DECA is hosting a donation drive to help out Watermelon Mountain Ranch. They are a no-kill shelter so they become easily overpopulated and need our help. You can find a list of items that they need along with donation boxes in H111, H208, E214 and the Library. Cash donations are also accepted. Thank you in advance for your donation.

 

WING SQUAD: There will be a brief Wing Squad meeting this Wednesday during Lunch in Ms. Corbitt’s room H208 to discuss events coming up this week. Don’t forget about the appreciation lunch this Friday October 28 in F125.

 

BSU: Attention students in the Black Student Union:  We will have a brief meeting today to sample pastries for our possible upcoming fundraiser.  Please stop by Mrs. Vasquez’ classroom during the beginning of lunch in room H-206.  It should only take about 5-8 minutes of your time.

 

GUITAR CLUB: Come join the new Guitar Club Thursdays at lunch in H115, Mr. Zimmerman's room. Anyone is welcome to participate."

 

COUNSELING 

Thursday October 27th is FAFSA night at 6:30 in the PAC.

 

SENIORS! Do you want you diploma? Make sure you fill out the diploma information slip in your English class ASAP.  Remember please write legal name to avoid complications.  If you have any questions please see Mrs. Ewing in D202. 

 

ATHLETICS

SOFTBALLL: Anyone interested in playing softball this year please see Officer Lujan in Security or Mrs. Leger in A205 for more information. ASAP

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Monday, October 24, 2016

 

Congratulations to the Hawk Marching Band for taking 1st place in class 4A at the 2016 Pageant of Bands.

The Hawk Band also received the Peoples Choice Award and band member Matthew Sanchez received the outstanding soloist award.

To all the members of the Volcano Vista Marching Band—Congratulations!

Come support the band this Saturday at our state competition, which is held at UNM stadium. The Hawk band plays at 3:28pm.

 

TEACHERS: The Federal Impact Aid Survey is in your boxes for your 4th period or 5th students, please pick them up, hand them out, and get them back by Friday

 

SENIORS: Campus Specialties will be on campus Tuesday, October 25 from 11am - 1:30pm outside of the activities office to take your orders for announcements and cap & gown.

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: there will be a meeting of all VVHS Club Presidents on Wednesday, October 26 to discuss events on campus.

 

BOWLING: Attention all freshmen this announcement is your invitation to represent Volcano Vista by joining the bowling team.  No experience necessary.  With a strong nucleus already on the team there is still room for about 20 more team members.  Practices are on going at Tenpins and More every Tuesday and Friday at 4:00 pm.Come on out and have some fun.

 

DECA: Did you know, over 3 million animals are euthanized in America every year? More than 90% of animals are considered healthy and adoptable. VVHS DECA is hosting a donation drive to help out Watermelon Mountain Ranch. They are a no-kill shelter so they become easily overpopulated and need our help. You can find a list of items that they need along with donation boxes in H111, H208, E214 and the Library. Cash donations are also accepted. Thank you in advance for your donation.

 

FLY FISHING CLUB will meet today in F212 at lunch......come see what is happening this week!!

 

COUNSELING 

 

Thursday October 27th is FAFSA night at 6:30 in the PAC.

ATHLETICS

SOFTBALLL: Anyone interested in playing softball this year please see Officer Lujan in Security or Mrs. Leger in A205 for more information. ASAP

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, October 20, 2016

 

 

SPIRIT DAYS

Today is frat boy day

Friday is Pink Out

            Wear pink to the football game also

            There will be a short pep rally at lunch tomorrow in the gym.

 

PENNY WARS: Student senate will be sponsoring a Penny War all week. All money collected will go to Kyle Osborne for his cancer treatment. The seniors are winning and the juniors are losing.

 

BOWLING wants you to know that we have openings for more students to join the team.  No experience required. If you intend to bowl it is important you are at tonight's practice or Friday practice to order your bowling shirt.  If you are waiting to get your physical please notify Coach Hampel he still wants you on the team.

 

GERMAN CLUB meeting Thursday at Lunch in G108.  All invited!

 

MATH NHS: Are you tired of struggling with math?! Don't worry, Mu Alpha Theta(Math Honor Society) has you covered! Come join us for tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch in room H207(Mrs. Alvarado's room)

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: there will be a meeting of all VVHS Club Presidents on Wednesday, October 26 to discuss events on campus.

 

COUNSELING 

 

 

ATHLETICS

 

TODAY

GSOC: will play AT Piedra Vista in Farmington at 3pm

BSOC: will play Piedra Vista at 3pm

VB: will play Rio Rancho in the Ring of Fire. This is their senior night.

 

FRIDAY

FB: will play the Cibola Cougars at Community Stadium at 7pm. Let’s fill the stands

 

SATURDAY

GSOC: will play AT Cleveland at 2pm

BSOC: will play Cleveland at 4 here at VV

VB: will play at Cibola at 6:30

 

Finally good luck to the HAWK BAND, they will be performing in the Pageant of Bands on Saturday at Wilson Stadium at 2pm.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

Good Morning Hawks

Thursday, October 20, 2016

 

 

SPIRIT DAYS

Today is frat boy day

Friday is Pink Out

            Wear pink to the football game also

            There will be a short pep rally at lunch tomorrow in the gym.

 

PENNY WARS: Student senate will be sponsoring a Penny War all week. All money collected will go to Kyle Osborne for his cancer treatment. The seniors are winning and the juniors are losing.

 

BOWLING wants you to know that we have openings for more students to join the team.  No experience required. If you intend to bowl it is important you are at tonight's practice or Friday practice to order your bowling shirt.  If you are waiting to get your physical please notify Coach Hampel he still wants you on the team.

 

GERMAN CLUB meeting Thursday at Lunch in G108.  All invited!

 

MATH NHS: Are you tired of struggling with math?! Don't worry, Mu Alpha Theta(Math Honor Society) has you covered! Come join us for tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch in room H207(Mrs. Alvarado's room)

 

CLUB PRESIDENTS: there will be a meeting of all VVHS Club Presidents on Wednesday, October 26 to discuss events on campus.

 

COUNSELING 

 

 

ATHLETICS

 

TODAY

GSOC: will play AT Piedra Vista in Farmington at 3pm

BSOC: will play Piedra Vista at 3pm

VB: will play Rio Rancho in the Ring of Fire. This is their senior night.

 

FRIDAY

FB: will play the Cibola Cougars at Community Stadium at 7pm. Let’s fill the stands

 

SATURDAY

GSOC: will play AT Cleveland at 2pm

BSOC: will play Cleveland at 4 here at VV

VB: will play at Cibola at 6:30

 

Finally good luck to the HAWK BAND, they will be performing in the Pageant of Bands on Saturday at Wilson Stadium at 2pm.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

 

Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Lunch at the Lava Pit.

 

Lateecya Jiron -    Recognized by Ms. Ross

 

Lars Larsen - Recognized by Mrs. Pace

 

Nicole Ratliff  - Recognized by Mrs. Bork

 

Kristen Sanchez - Recognized by Ms. Minor

 

Isaiah Chavez - Recognized by Ms. Bevill

 

Esperanza Dominguez-Archibeque - Recognized by Ms. Brinduse

 

SPIRIT DAYS

"Are you tired of struggling with math?! Don't worry, Mu Alpha Theta(Math Honor Society) has you covered! Come join us for tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch in room H207(Mrs. Alvarado's room)

 

PENNY WARS: Student senate will be sponsoring a Penny War from Tuesday thru Friday. All money collected will go to Kyle Osborne for his cancer treatment. The seniors are winning and the juniors are losing.

 

BOWLING wants you to know that we have openings for more students to join the team.  No experience required. If you intend to bowl it is important you are at tonight's practice or Friday practice to order your bowling shirt.  If you are waiting to get your physical please notify Coach Hampel he still wants you on the team.

 

GERMAN CLUB meeting Thursday at Lunch in G108.  All invited!

 

COUNSELING 

 

 

ATHLETICS

GOLF Congratulations to the Boys Golf Team for placing 1st in the Ladera tournament yesterday.  Ben Wells Placed 2nd Individually for the boys.  Congratulations also goes out to Sabrina Galfano.  Sabrina was the 1st place individual winner.  And finally, the Girls Golf Team still needs a few more girls on the team.  If there are any girls out there, with or without golf experience, go to A-216 and talk to Coach Cota about joining the team.

 

SWIMMING: All students interested in joining or returning to the swim and dive team this year: the last pre-season meeting will be held today after school from 2:30-3:30 PM in the Lecture Hall.

 

THURSDAY

GSOC: will play AT Piedra Vista in Farmington at 3pm

BSOC: will play Piedra Vista at 3pm

VB: will play Rio Rancho in the Ring of Fire. This is their senior night.

 

Finally good luck to all our students participating in the All State Choir and Orchestra Auditions this week.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Senior Announcements & Cap/Gown Order

Campus Specialities will be on campus Tuesday, October 25 from 11am - 1:30pm outside of the activities office to take your orders.

If you do not place your orders on this day you will need to go to their store from at 1529 Eubank NE.

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today IS Wednesday October 12, 2016

 

Drivers Ed has been cancelled for today.

 

Attention staff and students, administrators will be coming around this week during 4th period to recognize students that received a 3.5 GPA or higher for the 1st  6week grading period.  Over 650 students are receiving this recognition, which 30% of the school.  Congratulations to all those that have worked so hard in the classroom.  We encourage you to keep up the good work.

 

RECYCLNG: Recycling pick-ups will be every Wednesday (bottom floor) and Friday (top floor) during 5th period.  If you will not be present in the classroom, please place your recycling outside the door. Thank you from Ms. Schaefer’s class

 

TUTORING: Are you tired of struggling with math?! Don't worry, Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society) has you covered! Come join us for tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch in room H207 (Mrs. Alvarado's room)

 

ATHLETICS

SWIM: All students interested in joining or returning to the swim and dive team this year: there will be an another meeting held today, October 12th, after school from 2:30-3:30 PM in the Lecture Hall.

 

THURSDAY

VB: will play AT Cleveland at 6:30

GSOC: will play AT Rio Rancho at 6:00

BSOC: will play Rio Rancho at 3:00 here at VV

 

FRIDAY

FB: will play at Rio Rancho at 7

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Wednesday September 28, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

HOMECOMING TICKETS: tickets will be on sale today for $25 per ticket. You must have your current ID to purchase a ticket. No parking passes will be on sale during the week of ticket sales.

 

SPIRIT WEEK:

Spirit Week

 

September 28: Lava Luau Wednesday

 

September 29: Tropical Twin Thursday

Thursday in the DECA Snack Bar and Lava Pit, we will be selling     Dion's Pizza, Fried Chicken with buttery biscuits, Regular Pepsi and Starbucks Iced Coffee Drinks.

 

September 30: Fancy Friday

 

October 1: Homecoming Dance 8pm – 11pm

 

A special thanks goes out to Senate for organizing a great carnival and Powderpuff game last night. The winners of the DECA candy containers from last night's carnival are as follows: Carissa Casaus, Orionna Bean, Mikayla Rivera and Kamryn Chavez. If your name was announced, please see Mr. Colburn during lunch in the DECA Snack Bar to claim your prize.

 

Open Mic Night is back!  

Our first Open Mic Night of the school year will be next Wednesday, October 5 from 6 - 9 in the Black Box Theater.  

Sign up will be from Wednesday, September 28 until 2:30 pm Tuesday, October 4 outside of G201, Mrs. Rizzardi's room.  

Sign up early, we expect a great turnout!

 

FNHS: There will be a French Honor Society meeting today at lunch in E113. All members should plan to attend.

 

BOWLING coach will be in room F-105 today at lunch. Coach Hampel will answer questions about the VVHS team and accept new team members.  No experience is necessary.  This is a special invitation to freshmen to get involved.

 

COUNSELING

Seniors- College Days will be held this Thursday in the Library. If you do not have a 6th period class you are still able to attend! Please come to the library at 1:00 there will be a sign in at the door. Come get information for 30 national and regional colleges. To make the most out of your college days experience visit www.gotocollegefairs.com

 

ATHLETICS

TODAY:

Boys Soccer plays Cibola here at 3:30

Girls Soccer plays Cilbola at 6:30 at the Soccer Complex

Volleyball plays at Rio RANCHO at 6pm

 

THURSDAY:

GOLF at Los Altos at 9am

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Homecoming Week Spirit events

Let's Get Tropical

Spirit Week: (see attached)
September 26: Mad Wave Monday
September 27: Spirit Day Tuesday
September 28: Lava Luau Wednesday
September 29: Tropical Twin Thursday
September 30: Fancy Friday

All students must be in dress code during spirit week


October 1: Homecoming Dance

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Dance: October 1, 8pm-11pm in The Ring of Fire

 

Tickets on sale
Thursday, September 22-27..........$20/ticket
Wednesday, September 28-30......$25/ticket
Activities Office @ Lunch

 

•Must have your 2016 ID to purchase
•Must have a guest permission form if you are bringing someone who does not attend VVHS.

Parking passes will not be sold at lunch during ticket sales.

 

Rules

Volcano Vista High School dances are for Volcano Vista students and their dates only. The dances are for those students in good standing. Any student who is suspended at the time of the dance or who withdrew from VVHS not in good standing may not attend. There are a few rules which all students and their guests will follow while in attendance. 
1. All Volcano Vista students must show ticket and SCHOOL ID in order to be admitted to the dance. 
2. All non-Volcano Vista dates must bring a PHOTO ID to the dance. This ID will be left with the ticket taker at the door upon entering the dance and will be released at the time of departure. 
3. We do not refund tickets. 
Tickets are nontransferable 
No ID, No entrance!!! No exception!!! 
4. The following age restrictions apply: 
A. No one over the age of twenty (20) may attend a Volcano Vista sponsored dance. 
B. Guests must be at least in the ninth (9th) grade. 
C. Each student may bring one (1) guest. 
4. All Volcano Vista students and their guests must abide by all Volcano Vista and APS rules. 
5. No backpacks are allowed into the dance; purses & belongings may be searched. 
6. Please do not bring glow sticks, glow bracelets, glow necklaces, etc. (They ruin the gym floor) 
7. Homecoming tickets will be sold only to Volcano Vista students. 
DRESS CODE: 
Homecoming is a semi-formal event. Therefore, students must wear dressy clothing. Denim pants, hats and athletic wear (including tennis shoes) are not acceptable. Boys should wear a collared dress shirt (tucked in) with tie and dress slacks and may wear vests or blazers. Girls should wear a dress or pant suit. Clothing must fit properly and be in good taste. Those improperly attired will not be admitted to the dance and will not receive a refund for tickets purchased. 
DANCE BEHAVIOR 
All dancing must be upright and appropriate. No twerking, grinding or other lewd or suggestive style of dance will be tolerated. Any infractions of this policy will result in a warning and then dismissal from the dance. There will be no refunds. 
ARRIVING AND LEAVING THE DANCE: 
Students are to arrive at least one hour before the close of the dance (10pm). Once admitted into the dance, students and guests are not allowed to “come and go.” You are not allowed to leave to go to your car for forgotten items. Remember to bring those items with you when you enter. Water and rest rooms are available inside the dance area. You will not be readmitted if you leave the dance. 
A Coat Check and water are available for a small fee. 
A PhotoBooth will be available for all students at no charge. 
Breathalyzer will be used as necessary. 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Wednesday, September 21, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

HOMECOMING TICKETS: tickets will be on sale tomorrow for $20 per ticket. You must have your current ID to purchase a ticket. No parking passes will be on sale during the week of ticket sales.

 

PPFB: Attention Senior Powderpuff Cheerleaders....Practice Wednesday at 2:30.  Meet in the wrestling room!

 

Juniors PPFB you will meet afterschool in A115.

 

OPEN MIC NIGHT? Do you want to help host an Open Mic Night?  We will have tryouts for Open Mic Night Hosts today during lunch in G201 (Mrs. Rizzardi's room).  

 

BOWLING:  Anyone interested in joining the bowling team for this season can meet with Coach Hampel during lunch on Thursday in room F105

 

THE STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM All current ambassadors, we will have our first meeting on Monday, September 26 at lunch in the lecture hall.

 

UNIFIED HAWKS: Were you interested in or participated in Best Buddies in previous years? Then this new club may be of interest to you! Do you want to make new friends? Do you want to create a positive and inclusive environment? Do you want to play sports like flag football and kickball? Unified Hawks is a new club at Volcano Vista that combines friendships and sports for students of all abilities. Come check us out this Friday during lunch in room H216!

 

GERMAN Club: Do you mind putting in an announcement through Thurs for German Club-Thurs @ Lunch to plan for Carnival. G108.

 

COUNSELING:

JUNIORS:

If you are interested is signing up for the P.S.A.T. Please see Mr.Garcia in E224 during Lunch or after school. The cost is 15 dollars cash or check. This is your opportunity for qualify for the National Merit Scholars Program. The last day to sign up is TODAY.

 

 

ATHLETICS

TODAY

 

THURSDAY

GIRLS SOCCER: will play RIO RANCHO here at 3:30

BOYS SOCCER: will play AT RIO RANCHO at 6pm

VOLLEYBALL: will play at WMHS at 6:30

 

FRIDAY

XC:  will run in the Albuquerque Academy Invite at 3pm

 

FOOTBALL: will play Atrisco Heritage at Community Stadium at 7. We are sitting on the east side.

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Monday, September 19, 2015

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

Attention SENIOR Powderpuff CHEERLEADERS…OH SENIORS…OH  SENIOR POWDERPUFF CHEERLEADERS…There will be a meeting TODAY in A101, Mrs. Brown’s Room, during lunch to plan practices.  Please plan to attend!

 

HOMECOMING TICKETS: tickets will be on sale beginning on Thursday for $20 per ticket. You must have your current ID to purchase a ticket. No parking passes will be on sale during the week of ticket sales.

 

MATH NHS: There will be a Mu Alpha Theta meeting today at lunch in H207.

 

NEWSPAPER: The Volcano View is distributed today. If you did not receive one please visit Mrs. Zeuli and pick yours up in E210

 

THE STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM is getting ready to start the school year.  If you would like to be part of this organization, go to the VVHS website and look under the news section and fill out the application.  You can also pick up a hard copy of the application in the 9th grade academy office.  All current ambassadors, we will have our first meeting on Monday, September 26 at lunch in the lecture hall.

 

 

COUNSELING:

JUNIORS:

If you are interested is signing up for the P.S.A.T. Please see Mr.Garcia in E224 during Lunch or after school. The cost is 15 dollars cash or check.

This is your opportunity for qualify for the National Merit Scholars Program. The last day to sign up is September 21st.

 

eCademy Students who have NOT engaged their eCADEMY class will be dropped on Monday September 19th . Please Log in and engage with your online class and instructor as soon as possible to avoid being dropped from your online classes.

 

Seniors & Juniors,

A representative from UNM will be on campus today during lunch in lower E-hall. Please come by to ask about admissions and scholarships.

 

 

ATHLETICS

TODAY

Congratulations Staff on the Walking Challenge and keep it up!  Last week we had 28 participants and walked 1, 247,839 steps- way to go!!!  We still want more participation and our goal is to hit 3 million steps per week.

 

TUESDAY

BOYS SOCCER: will play Sandia Prep here at 3:30

VOLLEYBALL: will play Rio Grande in the Ring of Fire at 6:30

 

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Thursday, September 15, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

Attention Senior girls powderpuff team. THere will be a mandatory meeting in Mr. Crawley's room (e203) on Friday at lunch. You must attend if you are going to be on the team

 

THE STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM is getting ready to start the school year.  If you would like to be part of this organization, go to the VVHS website and look under the news section and fill out the application.  You can also pick up a hard copy of the application in the 9th grade academy office.  All current ambassadors, we will have our first meeting on Monday, September 26 at lunch in the lecture hall.

 

THE ART CLUB has put together an art display in the Main Office in recognition of National Arts in Education Week, which is this week. You can also view artwork by VVHS Students in the Library and in the G Hall Display Case. Stop by and see what your talented VVHS classmates are making. 

 

FLY FISHING CLUB will meet in F-212 on Wednesdays AND Fridays going forward, current members please attend and new members are welcome anytime!!"

 

WING SQUAD Don’t forget to drop into the Lecture Hall during Lunch today to see what exciting events Wing Squad will be helping out with this month and next and Meet our new Officers. It’s great to be a Helpful Hawk.

 

CAMPUS CLEANUP: Saturday, September 17 we will be having a campus cleanup. If you need community service hours for your club this is a great opportunity to get them. We will meet at 9am by the activities office. Please bring gloves and gardening utensils-shovels, rakes, hedge trimmers, etc.

 

DRAMA: Didn't make it in Powder Puff? Audition for Shakespeare's Twelfth Night instead. Prepare a memorized, 1-minute Shakespeare monologue for auditions after school today in the PAC. See Ms. Gonzales to sign up for your audition time!

 

UNIFIED HAWKS: Were you interested in or participated in Best Buddies in previous years? Then this new club may be of interest to you! Do you want to make new friends? Do you want to create a positive and inclusive environment? Do you want to play sports like flag football and kickball? Unified Hawks is a new club at Volcano Vista that combines friendships and sports for students of all abilities. Come check us out this Friday during lunch in room H216! 

 

COUNSELING:

JUNIORS:

If you are interested is signing up for the P.S.A.T. Please see Mr.Garcia in  E224 during Lunch or after school. The cost is 15 dollars cash or check.

This is your opportunity for qualify for the National Merit Scholars Program. The last day to sign up is September 21st.

 

eCademy Students who have NOT engaged their eCADEMY class will be dropped on Monday September 19th . Please Log in and engage with your online class and instructor as soon as possible to avoid being dropped from your online classes.

 

ATHLETICS

Pick up basketball in AuX gym every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at lunch

 

TODAY

BOYS SOCCER: plays the Valley Vikings at 3:30 here.

 

FRIDAY

XC: will be running in the Cleveland Invitational at 3.

FB: will be playing Mayfield at Community Stadium at 7.

 

There will be no staff yoga class after school today.  Yoga will resume next Thursday in the Library.

 

We will be on a short assembly schedule tomorrow to introduce our 2016 Homecoming Court and to vote for high court.

 

Wear Blue tomorrow in support of Law Enforcement.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

 

 

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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Hawk Spirit Wear.

 

Andrea Torres -   Recognized by Mr. Mcintosh

 

Isaiah Vajada - Recognized by Mr.  Francour

 

Tyler Dolan  - Recognized by Mrs. Maestas

 

Marcus Garcia - Recognized by Mrs. Wells

 

Gina Hulsey - Recognized by Mr. Mcintosh

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Monday, September 12, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

All Juniors and Seniors: There will be a meeting of all participants on Tuesday, September 13 in the lecture hall. $5.00 for t-shirts is due at that time.

 

SOAR: Staff and students, the next SOAR drawing will be this Tuesday.  So make sure you turn in your soar card to win the weekly prize.  When you turn in your cards for weekly drawings, they are put in to the semester drawing automatically.  So don’t hang on to them, win some great stuff.  Staff members, if a card you signed is a winner this week, you win a Blake’s breakfast burrito.  So find your students doing something great and recognize them.

 

THE STUDENT AMBASSADOR PROGRAM is getting ready to start the school year.  If you would like to be part of this organization, go to the VVHS website and look under the news section and fill out the application.  You can also pick up a hard copy of the application in the 9th grade academy office.  All current ambassadors, we will have our first meeting on Monday, September 26 at lunch in the lecture hall.

 

THE ART CLUB has put together an art display in the Main Office in recognition of National Arts in Education Week which is this week. You can also view artwork by VVHS Students in the Library and in the G Hall Display Case. Stop by and see what your talented VVHS classmates are making. 

 

COUNSELING:

JUNIORS:

If you are interested is signing up for the P.S.A.T. Please see Mr.Garcia in  E224 during Lunch or after school. The cost is 15 dollars cash or check.

This is your opportunity for qualify for the National Merit Scholars Program. The last day to sign up is September 21st.

 

ATHLETICS

Staff Fitness continues today after school with walkers and joggers meeting on the track at 2:40pm.  Come make new friends and add to your weekly step count for the walking challenge

 

VB: Congratulations to the Lady Hawks Volleyball team for placing 4th out of 16 teams in the Metro Tournament!!! Next home game is for C, JV and Varsity is Thursday at 4/5/6:30 against the Valley Vikings.

 

SWIMMING: All students interested in joining or returning to the swim and dive team this year: there will be an informational meeting held this Wednesday, September 14, after school from 2:30-3:30 PM in the Lecture Hall.

 

 

TUESDAY:

BOYS SOCCER: plays SPX at 3:30 here.

GIRLS SOCCER: plays Eldorado at 6:30 at the soccer complex.

 

VOLLEYBALL: plays at Albuquerque High at 6:30.

 

WEDNESDAY

GIRLS SOCCER: plays Sandia Prep at 4:30 here.

 

THURSDAY

BOYS SOCCER: plays the Valley Vikings at 3:30 here.

 

FRIDAY

XC: will be running in the Cleveland Invitational at 3.

FB: will be playing Mayfield at Community Stadium at 7.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

 

 

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If you would like to become a Student Ambassador at Volcano Vista High School, click the link below.

 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSevqa9J_g5rdAUMELmnDgXskJCf49ncnxMrrZA8cIiPExpV2Q/viewform

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Wednesday, September 7, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2016 Homecoming Court.

You will have a meeting on Thursday during lunch in the lecture hall.

 

All Juniors and Seniors: sign-up for powderpuff football today thru Friday in the activities office.

 

All Freshmen interested in being in senate, sign-up begin today. Pick up an application in the activities office at lunch and return by Friday.

 

JMP, the Job Mentorship Program will be meeting in G203 every Wednesday.  We are currently enrolling new students.  You can earn 1 credit per year and gain the knowledge and skills to make you successful in life after high school whether you are going to college, a tech school, joining the work force or joining the military.  Come to G203 to find out more.

 

GERMAN CLUB meeting on Thursday at Lunch in G108, all Welcome!

 

FLY FISHING CLUB will meet Wednesday this week in F-212, please try to attend as we will be electing officers and creating our constitution.  We will also try to plan our first trip and plan for the carnival activity.

 

SENIOR CLASS will have a meeting on FRIDAY, in A101 during lunch!  All Seniors are welcome!

 

ATHLETICS

GOLF: This is just a reminder to all students planning to tryout and play for the Boys and Girls Golf Team this Fall Season.  Physicals are due to Coach Cota by this Thursday September 8th if you plan to tryout or play.  Tryouts and the season begin on Monday September 12th.  See Coach Cota in A-216 if you have questions.

 

BASEBALL weight lifting workouts will begin Monday from 6:00-7:00 in the morning. Please see Coach Andersh if you have any questions.

 

METRO VOLLEYBALL: VB plays at Highland at 4 today and at Del Norte on Friday and Saturday.

 

THURSDAY

BOYS SOCCER: plays Atrisco Heritage on Thursday at 6:45 at the soccer complex.

 

FRIDAY

XC: has a meet at SPX at 3 on Friday.

 

FB plays West Mesa at 7 at Community Stadium. We are on the visitors side.

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Published: 9/7/16




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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Wednesday, September 7, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2016 Homecoming Court.

You will have a meeting on Thursday during lunch in the lecture hall.

 

All Juniors and Seniors: sign-up for powderpuff football today thru Friday in the activities office.

 

All Freshmen interested in being in senate, sign-up begin today. Pick up an application in the activities office at lunch and return by Friday.

 

JMP, the Job Mentorship Program will be meeting in G203 every Wednesday.  We are currently enrolling new students.  You can earn 1 credit per year and gain the knowledge and skills to make you successful in life after high school whether you are going to college, a tech school, joining the work force or joining the military.  Come to G203 to find out more.

 

GERMAN CLUB meeting on Thursday at Lunch in G108, all Welcome!

 

FLY FISHING CLUB will meet Wednesday this week in F-212, please try to attend as we will be electing officers and creating our constitution.  We will also try to plan our first trip and plan for the carnival activity.

 

SENIOR CLASS will have a meeting on FRIDAY, in A101 during lunch!  All Seniors are welcome!

 

ATHLETICS

GOLF: This is just a reminder to all students planning to tryout and play for the Boys and Girls Golf Team this Fall Season.  Physicals are due to Coach Cota by this Thursday September 8th if you plan to tryout or play.  Tryouts and the season begin on Monday September 12th.  See Coach Cota in A-216 if you have questions.

 

BASEBALL weight lifting workouts will begin Monday from 6:00-7:00 in the morning. Please see Coach Andersh if you have any questions.

 

METRO VOLLEYBALL: VB plays at Highland at 4 today and at Del Norte on Friday and Saturday.

 

THURSDAY

BOYS SOCCER: plays Atrisco Heritage on Thursday at 6:45 at the soccer complex.

 

FRIDAY

XC: has a meet at SPX at 3 on Friday.

 

FB plays West Mesa at 7 at Community Stadium. We are on the visitors side.

 

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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James Andreoni

Matt Andreoni

Mylina Barros

Lauren Bookwalter

Gabe Chavez

David Cormier

August Finke

Aidan Gale

Jerika Galindo

Adam Gay

Jacob Grobecker

Bridgette Hinson

Savannah Ibarra

Vanessa Jackson

Connor Jouppi

Melissa Mancha

Chelsea McAdam

Ysabelle Meneses-Vigil

Todd Moe

Miranda Moya

Megan Rede

Alexxus Sanchez

Carlena Sanchez

Abram Schaap

Courtney Schmidt

Josh Stokes

Jake Storm

Haley Tapia

Dominic Vaughn

Deon Watson

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Friday, September 2, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

Tuesday is B-day, LONG ADVISORY schedule. 9th, 10th and 11th grade Advisory classes will meet new people and get to know their Advisory groups and teachers. We will also start working on very important information that will be used throughout this year. Don't miss out!!

 

SENIORS--Tuesday is B-day, LONG ADVISORY schedule. Seniors will meet at their Advisory teacher's classroom for attendance, and then go with their Advisory class to the gym for a very important Senior class meeting. Don't miss important info needed for your Senior year!

 

HOMECOMING: Meeting today at lunch for all seniors who are signing up for homecoming court. Please be sure you have the green form with you or you have already turned it in. If you are not at this meeting you will not be on the ballot. We will be meeting at lunch in the lecture hall. Your picture will be taken for the ballot. Voting will be during advisory on Tuesday.

 

COMPUTER GRAPHICS CLUB is meeting today at lunch in E115.  Don’t be late we are electing this years officers! 

 

HIP HOP HAWKS: meeting today after school in H-Hall. All new recruits are welcome.

 

ATHLETICS

 

TODAY:

FOOTBALL: will play Eldorado at Wilson Stadium at 7. We are the visiting team and will sit on the east side of the stadium.

 

GIRLS SOCCER: will play Cibola in the Metro TOURNAMENT at 6:00 at the soccer complex

 

BOYS SOCCER: will play Cleveland in the Metro Tournament at 4:00 at the soccer complex

 

SATURDAY:

XC: has their first meet of the season at UNM Saturday at 8am.

 

Have a great 3-day weekend.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Thursday, September 1, 2016

 

PLEASE RISE FOR THE PLEDGE

 

Tuesday is B-day, LONG ADVISORY schedule. 9th, 10th and 11th grade Advisory classes will meet new people and get to know their Advisory groups and teachers. We will also start working on very important information that will be used throughout this year. Don't miss out!!

 

SENIORS--Tuesday is B-day, LONG ADVISORY schedule. Seniors will meet at their Advisory teacher's classroom for attendance, and then go with their Advisory class to the gym for a very important Senior class meeting. Don't miss important info needed for your Senior year!

 

HOMECOMING: Seniors may sign up for Homecoming Court during lunch today thru Thursday. There is a mandatory meeting on Friday to take your picture for the ballot and for you to turn in your application. We will be voting on Tuesday during advisory. Don’t miss the photo or only your name will be on the ballot.

 

SOFTBALL SPIRIT NIGHT: at Chick-Fil-A in Rio Rancho on Southern and Unser tonight from 5:30-7:30PM.  Mention you are there for VVHS Softball! 

 

 

STAFF FITNESS:  today is Yoga in the Library!

 

ATHLETICS

 

TODAY:

VB is at Eldorado at 6:30

 

FRIDAY:

FOOTBALL: will play Eldorado at Wilson Stadium at 7. We are the visiting team and will sit on the east side of the stadium.

 

GIRLS SOCCER: will play Cibola in the Metro Championship at 6:00 at the soccer complex

 

BOYS SOCCER: will play Cleveland in the Metro Tournament at 4:00 at the soccer complex

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Tuesday, August 30, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

HOMECOMING: Seniors may sign up for Homecoming Court during lunch today thru Thursday.

 

BSU: There will be a Black Student Union meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Vasquez’ classroom, H-206.

 

SOFTBALL SPIRIT NIGHT at Chick-Fil-A in Rio Rancho on Southern and Unser on Thursday, September 1st from 5:30-7:30PM.  Mention you are there for VVHS Softball!  Thank you for your support!

 

HIP HOP HAWKS will be recruiting today at lunch in H Hall- come see what we're all about, freshman are especially encouraged to join!

 

CLASS RINGS: Class rings are on sale today at lunch outside of the activities office and during the Volleyball game tonight.

 

STAFF FITNESS:  Mondays on the track for walk and run club, Wednesdays for Zumba and Weights in the dance room  and Thursday for Yoga in the Library!

 

STAFF WELLNESS STEP CHALLENGE:  Don't forget to log your steps and send to Coach Suman by Friday afternoon.  Cibola teachers logged over 1 million steps last week!  We need to stomp those Cougars this week and show them we are the Walking Champions and the true Pride of the west side!

 

ATHLETICS

GIRLS BASKETBALL There will be a girls basketball informational meeting today in room E114 during lunch. 

 

TODAY:

VB will play Highland in the Ring of Fire at 6:30.

 

 

WEDNESDAY:

BOYS SOCCER: will play Eldorado at 4 at the soccer complex

GIRLS SOCCER: will play Cleveland at 6:30 at the soccer complex

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Congratulations to this week's SOAR drawing.  The following students have been recognized by our staff for exhibiting Volcano Vista core values - Safety, Organization, Achievement and Respect.  All winners this week receive Lunch in the Lava Pit.

 

Aubrianna Peacock -   Recognized by Mrs. Luna

 

Jacob Slaton - Recognized by Mrs. Minor

 

Raymond Greeley  - Recognized by Mr. Francour

 

Costanza Perez-Delgado - Recognized by Mrs. Lopez-Leger

 

Danika Smith - Recognized by Mr. Francour

 

Kayla Yates - Recognized by Ms. Ross

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Wednesday, August 24, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

YEARBOOK PICTURES: Underclassmen pictures will be taken on Monday August 29th.  Teachers you will be receiving packets on Wednesday.

Pictures will be taken thru the following classes.

Freshmen thru your Health/Impac class

Sophomores thru World History

Juniors thru US History

If you are not registered in one of the above classes please stop by the Activities Office and we will schedule a time for you.

 

PARKING PASSES are $35.00 and will be sold during lunch everyday and before school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the Activities Office.

 

ACADEMIC DECATHLON Do you like learning things? Are you curious about the world? Do you agree that being called a nerd is a compliment? Come check out Academic Decathlon, it's a team sport for your brain. First meeting: Friday at lunch in E113.

 

WINGSQUAD: Wing Squad will have its first informational meeting this Thursday 8/25 in Ms. Corbitt’s room H208 during lunch.

 

FLY FISHING: Calling all fly fishermen and flyfisherwomen....come to F212 Friday at lunch for the brand new Volcano Vista High School Fly fishing club!!  All students and Staff are welcome to learn all there is to know about a hobby that will last a lifetime!"

 

FNHS: There will be a French Honor Society Meeting today at lunch in E113. All members should plan to attend. 

 

POWDER DANCE: Our fist annual powder dance will be on Friday evening at 7pm on the baseball field. The cost is $5 at the gate and you will receive a packet of colored powder. Dress is casual and you will be required to show your ID at the gate. You might want to wear a white t-shirt to show all the colors.

 

ATHLETICS

BASEBALL: Anyone interested in trying out for baseball this year needs to attend a brief informational meeting tomorrow(Thursday) at the beginning of lunch in the aux gym.

 

METRO SOCCER TOURNAMENT:

BOYS SOCCER: will play Sandia at the complex at 4

GIRLS SOCCER: will play Del Norte at the complex at 4

 

The Volleyball Alumni Game will be this Friday at 6 PM in the Ring of FIRE! COME SUPPORT YOUR HAWKS AND ALUMNI!!!

 

SATURDAY:

BOYS SOCCER: will play at Del Norte at 4 at the soccer complex

GIRLS SOCCER: will play Manzano at 9:15 at the soccer complex

FOOTBALL: our first game is at 1pm against Valley at Community Stadium

 

We will be on a long assembly schedule tomorrow for the Fall Spirit Assembly. The assembly is at the end of 2nd period.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Monday, August 22, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

YEARBOOK PICTURES: Underclassmen pictures will be taken on Monday August 29th.  Teachers you will be receiving packets on Wednesday.

Pictures will be taken thru the following classes.

Freshmen thru your Health/Impac class

Sophomores thru World History

Juniors thru US History

If you are not registered in one of the above classes please stop by the Activities Office and we will schedule a time for you.

 

PARKING PASSES are $35.00 and will be sold during lunch everyday and before school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the Activities Office. Please be sure to have the form filled out and bring the correct documentation. Cars will be tagged with the orange stickers beginning today. Cars will be tagged 2 times and on the third time it will be booted. Removal of the boot is $50.00. It is cheaper to by the pass. HURRY!

 

LOCKER If you wish to move to a different locker come by the activities office today at lunch.

 

DODGEBALL: Attention all staff and students that signed up for dodgeball tournament at lunch.  The schedule will be posted on the main gym door by the start of 3rd period.  Please report to the main gym immediately at the start of lunch.  If your team is not ready to play at their start time, they will be disqualified from the tournament.  

 

NHS: ALL VVHS NHS members, the first mandatory meeting of the year will be today in E-214 at the start of lunch. Please do not be late.

 

WINGSQUAD: Wing Squad will have its first informational meeting this Thursday 8/25 in Ms. Corbitt’s room H208 during lunch.

 

GSA Today is the second meeting of the GSA in F-125 during lunch. Anyone interested in attending is welcome. Volcano Vista's Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) is a club that works toward and promotes acceptance of all students in the school community regardless of gender identity and/or sexual orientation. As the name implies we are a group made up of students of ALL genders, and ALL sexual orientations, so everyone is welcome to attend. Our meetings are every Monday at lunch in conference room F125.  To get signed up for the Remind101 alerts, see Ms. Phaneuf in room A120.

 

FNHS: There will be a French Honor Society Meeting this Wednesday at lunch in E113. All members should plan to attend. 

 

 

MILITARY SERVICE ACADEMY: For anyone interested in applying to a Military Service Academy or college ROTC, there is an informational meeting at the UNM Student Union Building at 6 pm on Tuesday, 23 August.  Congressional Representatives will be there to answer any questions.  Please see Major Campbell in B-154 for more information.

 

POWDER DANCE: Our fist annual powder dance will be on Friday evening at 7pm on the baseball field. The cost is $5 at the gate and you will receive a packet of colored powder. Wear a white t-shirt.

 

ATHLETICS

GOLF: Students who are interested in trying out for the Fall Golf team need to attend a meeting today in Coach Cota's classroom in A-216.  You must attend the meeting if you want to tryout. 

 

METRO SOCCER TOURNAMENT:

BOYS & GIRLS TEAMS will both play Albuquerque High at 6:45 this evening at the soccer complex.

 

Ticket prices at all APS Athletic events are $5 for adults and $3 for students with ID cards

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is Thursday, August 18, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

Today is an B-day. You will attend all classes 1ST, 2ND, 4TH, 6TH

TOMORROW is a A day: 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th

 

PARKING PASSES are $35.00 and will be sold during lunch everyday and before school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the Activities Office. Please be sure to have the form filled out and bring the correct documentation. Cars will be tagged with the orange stickers next Monday. Cars will be tagged 2 times and on the third time it will be booted. Removal of the boot is $50.00. It is cheaper to by the pass. HURRY!

 

LOCKERS: If you have not gotten your locker please stop by the activities office to receive your number. At the end of the day Friday we will purge the list. Monday, August 22 you may come to the activities office during lunch if you want to move to a different locker.

 

THESPIANS: To be or not to be, that is the question." Come see what it takes "to be" a Thespian at our first Thespian meeting of the school year, today at lunch in J122. Current Thespians and anyone interested in becoming a Thespian are welcome. 

 

WINGSQUAD: VVHS’s community service group, will be having its first meeting next Thursday August 25th in H208. Ms. Evans and Ms. Corbitt encourage anyone who wants to join to attend this first informational session.

 

FLY FISHING CLUB: Calling all fly fishermen and fly fisherwomen   Come to Mr Hicks room in f-212 on Friday at lunch to learn about the new VVHS fly fishing club!!  All are welcome whether you are a newbie, or been doing it for years....you will learn it all, from casting.... to bugs in the river....come join the fun on Friday!!

 

DODGEBALL: Attention faculty and students.....dodgeball tournament will take place next week at lunch.  Championship game will be during fall assembly next Friday.  So get teams of 6 and sign up in activities office at lunch.  Each team must pay $5 to be in tournament.

 

Hip Hop Hawks: Do you like Hip Hop?  Do you like to dance?  Then come join the Hip Hop Hawks!  We meet every Friday after school in H-Hall by the PAC.  All levels of skill from beginner to advanced are welcome to join!  See Coach Suman for more information!

 

MILITARY SERVICE ACADEMY: For anyone interested in applying to a Military Service Academy or college ROTC, there is an informational meeting at the UNM Student Union Building at 6 pm on Tuesday, 23 August.  Congressional Representatives will be there to answer any questions.  Please see Major Campbell in B-154 for more information."

 

ATHLETICS

GOLF: Students who are interested in trying out for the Fall Golf team need to attend a meeting at the beginning of lunch on Monday August 22nd, in Coach Cota's classroom in A-216.  You must attend the meeting if you want to tryout. 

 

 

BOYS SOCCER: Scrimmage today at 3:30pm at the Complex.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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Good Morning Hawks

Today is MONDAY August 15, 2016

 

Please rise for the pledge

 

Announcements will be at the beginning of 3rd period on C-days and at the beginning of 3rd A days(3rd) & at the beginning of 2nd on B days.

Today is a C-day. You will attend all classes.

Tomorrow is a B- day: 1, 2, 4, 6

                                                                   

FIRE ESCAPE: If you need a fire escape route map, please see Mr. Alzaga in H Hall Admin for a copy.  These escape maps need to be displayed in your classrooms or offices.

 

PARKING PASSES are $35.00 and will be sold during lunch everyday and before school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the Activities Office. Please be sure to have the form filled out and bring the correct documentation.

 

LOCKERS: If you have not gotten your locker please stop by the activities office to receive your number. Don’t just take a locker.

 

DRIVERS ED: Sign-ups for Drivers Ed will be today at lunch in the Activities Office. You must be 15 by August 15 in order to be eligible.

 

DODGEBALL: Attention faculty and students.....dodgeball tournament will take place next week at lunch.  Championship game will be during fall assembly next Friday.  So get teams of 6 and sign up in activities office at lunch.  Each team must pay $5 to be in tournament.

 

SOPHOMORE BOARD: There will be a sophomore class meeting today at lunch in Mr. Finn's room (F210) for class officers, senators, and anybody else who wants to attend

 

GSA: Today is the first meeting of the GSA in F 125 during lunch. Anyone interested in attending is welcome. Volcano Vista's Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) is a club that works toward and promotes acceptance of all students in the school community regardless of gender identity and/or sexual orientation. As the name implies we are a group made up of students of ALL genders, and ALL sexual orientations, so everyone is welcome to attend. Our meetings are every Monday at lunch in conference room F125.  To get signed up for the Remind101 alerts, see Ms. Phaneuf in room A120.

 

Hip Hop Hawks: Do you like Hip Hop?  Do you like to dance?  Then come join the Hip Hop Hawks!  We meet every Friday after school in H-Hall by the PAC.  All levels of skill from beginner to advanced are welcome to join!  See Coach Suman for more information!

 

 

Staff Fitness begins this week!  Join us today after school for Walking and Running Club, Wednesdays after school for Zumba and weights and Thursdays after school for Yoga!  See Coach Suman for more details.

 

The Staff Walking Challenge begins next week!  Start logging your steps and let's beat Cibola and West Mesa teachers for the Fittest Staff and the Pride of the Westside!!

 

COUNSELING

If your student is in need of credit recovery, the eCademy Fall 2016 registration will be opening on Thursday August 11th, 2016. Students can register upon returning to school for the fall semester. Have your student make an appointment with their High School Counselor to register. Students need to bring the $25 registration fee, cash or money order, when meeting with their High School Counselor. Do not miss out if your student is in need of making up credits.  For more information visit our school website at www.volcanovista.aps.edu, or contact your students' High School Counselor.

 

ATHLETICS

 

VB: The Volleyball Team is looking for Managers grades 10th-12th.  If you are interested please go to room A124 or H216

 

XC: Need a reason to join cross country? Reason #843 to join Cross country: Did you get cut from another team during tryouts? Well, cross country doesn't have cuts. If you come to practice, you're on the team. It's not too late to join. See Coach Schrader in H108 or Coach Crawley in E203.

 

SOFTBALL: Anyone interested in playing softball please attend an informational meeting on Wednesday, August 17 in the lecture hall at 12:15.

 

That’s all for your morning announcements.

 

And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk

 

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See attachments for traffic patterns for

**parent drop off/pick up

**students driving to/from school.

 

REMINDER: students may not park on campus without their purchased parking permit from the VVHS Activities Office.

 

REMINDER: students may not park at Tierra Antigua Elementary School, Tony Hillerman Middle School, the church on the corner, neighborhood streets, etc. Those areas are not designated for student parking, and those entities or individuals may take punitive action to address unauthorized parking.

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Thursday August 18th at 6:30pm in the Main Gym

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Parking Passes will be on sale at registration August 4 and 5, the first week of school at 7am-7:25am (M,W,F) and during lunch. After August 29th they will be on sale Monday mornings before school (7:30) and during lunch. When dance tickets are being sold we will not sell parking passes at lunch.Parking Pass Form may be found online and in the activities office (D107)

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Tuesday July 26

10am - Noon

Early Id's are for the following students:

1. All entering freshmen

2. All new students

3. Any returning student that did not have their picture taken for the yearbook.

 

Freshmen will be able to purchase their lockers for $1.00 on this day or they can wait until registration. There will be no locks available for sale on the 26th.

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Parking passes will be for sale on the following days:

August 4, 7:30 - 11:30

August 5, 7:30 - 11:30

August 11, first day of school:

Passes will be sold from 7am-7:30am and during lunch.

We will passes during lunch for the first 2 weeks of school and on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7am-7:30am.

 

Please have the attached form with you when you purchase a pass ($35.00)

 

Beginning August 29 passes will only be sold on Monday and Friday mornings and during lunch. 

 

Parking passes will not be sold at lunch when dance tickets are being sold.

 

Passes will not be sold to freshmen.

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 7/19/16




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In order to appear in the 2017 edition of the yearbook, seniors will need to have their portraits taken at MOJI Studios by October 31, 2016.

 

Moji website is mojistudios.com.  If they want to book a studio session (Gold or Platinum) please call 255-6424.  If you want to book an express session, you can book online by clicking Express Sessions at our website.

 

Moji Studios will be on campus July 20th and August 20th for the Express Sessions.

 

See attached flyers for more information.

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Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 6/3/16




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VVHS summer athletic camps are ready.  Visit www.vvhscamps.org for more information or to register.

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Posted by: WILLIAM THIEBAUT
Published: 4/1/16