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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! If you would like to see a video of the concert band performance, come to the band room at lunch today


BSU There will be a BSU meeting on Tuesday, April 25th, 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!  



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. The FBI Teen Academy gives rising 11th and 12th graders an opportunity to learn about today's FBI.  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 will go on sale today for $10.00 during lunch in the activities office. This is your ticket to the senior picnic on May 2nd.




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.


And remember

As always

It’s Great to be a Hawk                    

Posted by: Susan Weidner
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

Posted by: William Thiebaut
Published: 4/11/17

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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.

Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 3/29/17

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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.  

Posted by: William Thiebaut
Published: 3/27/17

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


                        Pre-registration session is scheduled for the following date


  • May 10th @ 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.


Posted by: William Thiebaut
Published: 3/10/17

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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
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
Posted by: Lisa Villareal
Published: 11/30/16

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To order a yearbook contact George Woods, yearbook adviser, at


Posted by: Susan Weidner
Published: 10/25/16