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VPS Speech Team wins District D2-4 title
On Friday, March 17, the speech team went to Niobrara to participate in District D2-4 championships. The team took the first place title, beating Stuart by 9 points. Every student and event qualified for the finals round. Medalists were: Bailey-4th place in Entertainment; OID Team of Morgan, Bailey, Stephanie, Blake, and Ashlyn-4th place; Alexis-4th place in Informative; Ashlyn-7th place in Informative; and Blake-5th place in Persuasive. The following medalists qualified for the State Speech Meet: Alexis-2nd in Poetry; Stephanie-3rd in Poetry; Morgan-2nd in Persuasive; OID Team of Madi, Haylee, Austin, Isaac and Megan-1st; Isaac-3rd in Humorous; and Austin-1st in Humorous.
There will be a Pep Rally/ Send off for the Speech Team Thursday morning at 8:10 in the Gym. The schedule for the team at State Friday, March 24, will be as follows:
8:00/11:00 a.m.- Humorous Prose- Austin and Isaac
8:00/11:00 Poetry- Alexis and Stephanie
8:00/11:00 -Persuasive- Morgan
8:00/11:00 -Duet Acting- Haylee and Madi
8:00/11:00- OID- Haylee,Madi,Megan C.,Isaac and Austin
9:30 a.m./12:30 p.m. -Serious Prose- Megan L.
Driver's Education Sign Ups
Students that are interested in taking Drivers Education this summer, May 30-June 2 at Niobrara should stop in the office and sign up. The cost will be $165.00 per student. Students must be 14 years old by October 15 and qualify for a learner’s permit in order to drive.
Get your Yearbook NOW!
The yearbook staff is now taking yearbook orders for 2016-2017. Click here for the order form.
Save your POP TABS!!!
The Verdigre Elementary is having a pop tab contest until April. Pull and save your pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Dakota. The Ronald McDonald House is a "home-away-from-home" for the families of seriously ill children being treated at nearby hospitals. The class which collects the most tabs will win a pizza party! Thank you for supporting your students and this wonderful organization!!