Viking Update Post

January 28th Viking Update Post

Semester 2 Book Distribution

We are continuing to collect textbooks from the first semester, please make sure you turn in any first semester textbooks as soon as possible.  Do not turn in a textbook if you are currently in a year-long class, you will still need that book.  We will begin distributing second semester textbooks during the week of January 27th for both in-person and virtual students.  Please review the below information for complete details.

First Semester Book Drop Off 

  • Virtual Students- Virtual Students may stop by the front atrium to drop off their books from January 26th until January 29th 8am till 4pm
  • Carts will be available in the front Atrium and students can drop their books in those carts to be checked in.
  • Students should not miss seat time in any class to come to school for book drop offs.
  • In-person students- Students who are in person may drop off their 1st semester books in front of the book room in the carts so those books can be checked in or through the door slot during the normal school day.

Second Semester Book Distribution

  • Virtual students will begin to receive textbooks on Friday, January 29th and February 5th  from 9am-4pm and then Monday & Wednesday, February 8th and 10th, from 4-6pm.  Pick up will be located in the back of the school.  More information will be sent to parents about semester 2 textbook distribution for virtual students.
  • In-person students will receive textbooks starting January 27th and 28th and repeat February 1st and 2nd during school hours.  

For questions about textbooks, contact Mr. Joe Paschal at jpaschal@richland2.org.

Schedule Change Requests

SCHEDULE CHANGE REQUEST FLYER

VIRTUAL TUTORING

If your student is struggling academically or would just like a little help with an assignment, please check out the SV Virtual Tutoring website. We offer free teacher tutoring, peer tutoring and math homework help. 

SAVE THE DATE: RING CEREMONY

DUAL CREDIT COURSES

BOYS TRACK & FIELD

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

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FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

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GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Super Bowl Squares Fundraiser

DONATE BLOOD

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SIGN UP

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=SpringValleyHS

Viking Update Post

January 27th Viking Update Post

Semester 2 Book Distribution

We are continuing to collect textbooks from the first semester, please make sure you turn in any first semester textbooks as soon as possible.  Do not turn in a textbook if you are currently in a year-long class, you will still need that book.  We will begin distributing second semester textbooks during the week of January 27th for both in-person and virtual students.  Please review the below information for complete details.

First Semester Book Drop Off 

  • Virtual Students- Virtual Students may stop by the front atrium to drop off their books from January 26th until January 29th 8am till 4pm
  • Carts will be available in the front Atrium and students can drop their books in those carts to be checked in.
  • Students should not miss seat time in any class to come to school for book drop offs.
  • In-person students- Students who are in person may drop off their 1st semester books in front of the book room in the carts so those books can be checked in or through the door slot during the normal school day.

Second Semester Book Distribution

  • Virtual students will begin to receive textbooks on Friday, January 29th and February 5th  from 9am-4pm and then Monday & Wednesday, February 8th and 10th, from 4-6pm.  Pick up will be located in the back of the school.  More information will be sent to parents about semester 2 textbook distribution for virtual students.
  • In-person students will receive textbooks starting January 27th and 28th and repeat February 1st and 2nd during school hours.  

For questions about textbooks, contact Mr. Joe Paschal at jpaschal@richland2.org.

Schedule Change Requests

SCHEDULE CHANGE REQUEST FLYER

VIRTUAL TUTORING

If your student is struggling academically or would just like a little help with an assignment, please check out the SV Virtual Tutoring website. We offer free teacher tutoring, peer tutoring and math homework help. 

SAVE THE DATE: RING CEREMONY

DUAL CREDIT COURSES

BOYS TRACK & FIELD

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

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FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

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GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Super Bowl Squares Fundraiser

DONATE BLOOD

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SIGN UP

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=SpringValleyHS

Viking Update Post

January 26th Viking Update Post

Semester 2 Begins Tomorrow

Wednesday, January 27, 2021, will be the first day of the second semester!  We will be following an alternative schedule for Wednesday, see below.  Students, please make sure you are following your second semester schedule on this day (check your parent portal for a full list of your semester two classes). We will have an extended first period this day for all students.

For those students who have new classes for the second semester, you should have received communication from your semester 2 teachers about how to log into their Google Classroom and how to access your class on the first day.  If you have not received information from any of your teachers, please email that teacher directly before classes begin tomorrow.

Individual teacher websites can be found by visiting the departments below:

Semester 2 Book Distribution

We are continuing to collect textbooks from the first semester, please make sure you turn in any first semester textbooks as soon as possible.  Do not turn in a textbook if you are currently in a year-long class, you will still need that book.  We will begin distributing second semester textbooks during the week of January 27th for both in-person and virtual students.  Please review the below information for complete details.

First Semester Book Drop Off 

  • Virtual Students- Virtual Students may stop by the front atrium to drop off their books from January 26th until January 29th 8am till 4pm
  • Carts will be available in the front Atrium and students can drop their books in those carts to be checked in.
  • Students should not miss seat time in any class to come to school for book drop offs.
  • In-person students- Students who are in person may drop off their 1st semester books in front of the book room in the carts so those books can be checked in or through the door slot during the normal school day.

Second Semester Book Distribution

  • Virtual students will begin to receive textbooks on Friday, January 29th and February 5th  from 9am-4pm and then Monday & Wednesday, February 8th and 10th, from 4-6pm.  Pick up will be located in the back of the school.  More information will be sent to parents about semester 2 textbook distribution for virtual students.
  • In-person students will receive textbooks starting January 27th and 28th and repeat February 1st and 2nd during school hours.  

For questions about textbooks, contact Mr. Joe Paschal at jpaschal@richland2.org.

Schedule Change Requests

SCHEDULE CHANGE REQUEST FLYER

VIRTUAL TUTORING

If your student is struggling academically or would just like a little help with an assignment, please check out the SV Virtual Tutoring website. We offer free teacher tutoring, peer tutoring and math homework help. 

SAVE THE DATE: RING CEREMONY

DUAL CREDIT COURSES

BOYS TRACK & FIELD

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Super Bowl Squares Fundraiser

DONATE BLOOD

SIGN UP

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=SpringValleyHS

Viking Update Post

January 21st Viking Update Post

SVHS 2021-2022 TEACHER OF THE YEAR

FRIDAY SCHEDULE

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

DUAL CREDIT COURSES

BOYS TRACK & FIELD

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

INTERESTED IN GIRLS TRACK & FIELD

Attention: All Girls interested in joining the Track and Field team, please contact Coach Williams at Kanwilliams@richland2.org. We are currently in the conditioning/try-out phase and would love to have you join us. See the Spring Valley website (under Athletics) for instructions on all required forms and how to submit them to PlanetHS. Time is running out,  the season opener is weeks away.

FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

WINTER GUARD INTEREST MEETING

GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org

GIRLS WHO CODE

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Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you’ll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.

Current 9th -11th-grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you!

Apply here before the early acceptance deadline in mid-February and remember to affiliate with us, South Carolina Department of Education, as your Community Partner on your application to receive priority consideration.

Join the Girls Who Code Application Party! Sign up to attend the SIP Application Party with Nakisa from GWC on February 8th at 5 pm EST. Join a Girls Who Code staff member and other students to help start your application and ask any questions!

Focus on Your Future Friday: Consumer Affairs and Protecting Yourself

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The SC Department of Consumer Affairs will present to students on how to be more aware and knowledgeable on topics such as fraud, using credit, social media, applying for loans, etc. THE SCDCA is the state consumer protection agency. The SCDCA helps to formulate and modify consumer laws, policies, and regulations; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves complaints arising out of the production, promotion or sale of consumer goods or services in South Carolina, whether or not credit is involved; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.

 Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IkTE23nQTqSRaThEsO4wEA


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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MILLION WOMEN MENTORS SC

Million Women Mentors is excited to announce their search for the 2021-2022 Student Leader for Million Women Mentors of South Carolina.  The application process is open now through February 12, 2021.    Click Here to Access the Application Information


Mission for Million Women Mentors – South Carolina (MWM-SC) is a movement connecting STEM stakeholders with girls and young women, through mentoring and collaboration with business, education, industry, military, and non-profit organizations, to increase interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM education and careers. 

DONATE BLOOD

SIGN UP

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=SpringValleyHS

Viking Update Post

January 20th Viking Update Post

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

INTERESTED IN GIRLS TRACK & FIELD

Attention: All Girls interested in joining the Track and Field team, please contact Coach Williams at Kanwilliams@richland2.org. We are currently in the conditioning/try-out phase and would love to have you join us. See the Spring Valley website (under Athletics) for instructions on all required forms and how to submit them to PlanetHS. Time is running out,  the season opener is weeks away.

FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

WINTER GUARD INTEREST MEETING

GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org

GIRLS WHO CODE

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Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you’ll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.

Current 9th -11th-grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you!

Apply here before the early acceptance deadline in mid-February and remember to affiliate with us, South Carolina Department of Education, as your Community Partner on your application to receive priority consideration.

Join the Girls Who Code Application Party! Sign up to attend the SIP Application Party with Nakisa from GWC on February 8th at 5 pm EST. Join a Girls Who Code staff member and other students to help start your application and ask any questions!

Focus on Your Future Friday: Consumer Affairs and Protecting Yourself

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The SC Department of Consumer Affairs will present to students on how to be more aware and knowledgeable on topics such as fraud, using credit, social media, applying for loans, etc. THE SCDCA is the state consumer protection agency. The SCDCA helps to formulate and modify consumer laws, policies, and regulations; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves complaints arising out of the production, promotion or sale of consumer goods or services in South Carolina, whether or not credit is involved; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.

 Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IkTE23nQTqSRaThEsO4wEA

Scholarship Information Workshop


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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MILLION WOMEN MENTORS SC

Million Women Mentors is excited to announce their search for the 2021-2022 Student Leader for Million Women Mentors of South Carolina.  The application process is open now through February 12, 2021.    Click Here to Access the Application Information


Mission for Million Women Mentors – South Carolina (MWM-SC) is a movement connecting STEM stakeholders with girls and young women, through mentoring and collaboration with business, education, industry, military, and non-profit organizations, to increase interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM education and careers. 

DONATE BLOOD

SIGN UP

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=SpringValleyHS

Viking Update Post

January 19th Viking Update Post

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

INTERESTED IN GIRLS TRACK & FIELD

Attention: All Girls interested in joining the Track and Field team, please contact Coach Williams at Kanwilliams@richland2.org. We are currently in the conditioning/try-out phase and would love to have you join us. See the Spring Valley website (under Athletics) for instructions on all required forms and how to submit them to PlanetHS. Time is running out,  the season opener is weeks away.

FREE SAT/ACT PREP SESSION

Friday, February 12th

9am-11am (ELA)

LUNCH

12pm- 1pm (Math)

You will not want to miss this PREP SESSION !

Please use the following link to attend

https://zoom.us/join– use the code below to access the session

Zoom Meeting Code: 847 0432 8546
Password: 1600

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH

WINTER GUARD INTEREST MEETING

GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2021 Spring Valley girls soccer team will begin Monday, February 1. For information, please email Coach Brindel at jbrindel@richland2.org

GIRLS WHO CODE

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Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you’ll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.

Current 9th -11th-grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you!

Apply here before the early acceptance deadline in mid-February and remember to affiliate with us, South Carolina Department of Education, as your Community Partner on your application to receive priority consideration.

Join the Girls Who Code Application Party! Sign up to attend the SIP Application Party with Nakisa from GWC on February 8th at 5 pm EST. Join a Girls Who Code staff member and other students to help start your application and ask any questions!

Career Connections Coffee Talk: Midlands Moving Forward in 2021

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Panel discussion with economic development officials from around the Midlands region will provide an update on industries in their region, discuss current and future plans for industry and how this will affect their workforce needs and career opportunities.   This webinar will provide educators, students, and parents with an overview of skills in demand and prove helpful to students planning for college and career. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_K-LTIzQjQmeXPA-ZTL_Y5A

Focus on Your Future Friday: Consumer Affairs and Protecting Yourself

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The SC Department of Consumer Affairs will present to students on how to be more aware and knowledgeable on topics such as fraud, using credit, social media, applying for loans, etc. THE SCDCA is the state consumer protection agency. The SCDCA helps to formulate and modify consumer laws, policies, and regulations; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves complaints arising out of the production, promotion or sale of consumer goods or services in South Carolina, whether or not credit is involved; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.

 Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IkTE23nQTqSRaThEsO4wEA

College Funding Coach Workshop

Richland School District Two will be co-hosting a free webinar with The
College Funding Coach® on January 21st at 6:30 pm. This virtual event is for any family wanting to learn how to pay for college (Preschool – High School).


The College Funding Coach® was founded in 2002 to help families better understand the complexities of paying for college and how to make higher education more affordable. Since that time, The College Funding Coach® team has been on a mission to help families save on the high cost of higher education. They have established an approach that helps parents understand the college funding process, reduce their out-of-pocket expenses, and balance the challenge of saving for college and retirement simultaneously. This is a free educational event.  Please register by clicking HERE, or you can use the links found in the flyer attached to this email.

Scholarship Information Workshop


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Million Women Mentors is excited to announce their search for the 2021-2022 Student Leader for Million Women Mentors of South Carolina.  The application process is open now through February 12, 2021.    Click Here to Access the Application Information


Mission for Million Women Mentors – South Carolina (MWM-SC) is a movement connecting STEM stakeholders with girls and young women, through mentoring and collaboration with business, education, industry, military, and non-profit organizations, to increase interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM education and careers. 

Viking Update Post

January 17th Viking Update Post

No School Monday, January 18th

Monday, January 18th schools will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Enjoy your break!

PHASE 2 RESUMES TUESDAY, January 19th

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Viking Update Post

January 15th Viking Update Post

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

Register for Chemistry Olympiad – FREE!

Participate in the free US National Chemistry Olympiad brought to you by the Science Olympiad Club! This is a great opportunity to test and showcase your understanding of advanced chemistry concepts. Email us at svhsscienceolympiad@gmail.com by 1/27/21 to register for the first round, with a chance to advance to the national and international levels. The online local exam is scheduled for 3/27/21 from 3:00 to 4:45 pm. There are practice exams available at http://www.acs.org/olympiad

SVHS HOSTING SAT ON MARCH 13TH


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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GIRLS WHO CODE

Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you’ll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.

Current 9th -11th-grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you!

Apply here before the early acceptance deadline in mid-February and remember to affiliate with us, South Carolina Department of Education, as your Community Partner on your application to receive priority consideration.

Join the Girls Who Code Application Party! Sign up to attend the SIP Application Party with Nakisa from GWC on February 8th at 5 pm EST. Join a Girls Who Code staff member and other students to help start your application and ask any questions!

Focus on Your Future: Careers at Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC

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Stephanie Pfeiffer, Director of Talent Acquisition, Human Resources with Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina will present to students, parents and educators about career opportunities in the organization. Ms. Pfeiffer will speak about the hiring process, career pathways, employer expectations, education and skill requirements and how students can begin preparing and planning for these careers in demand. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_I6mz89ohR0iq8Rk1gubAjw

Career Connections Coffee Talk: Midlands Moving Forward in 2021

Panel discussion with economic development officials from around the Midlands region will provide an update on industries in their region, discuss current and future plans for industry and how this will affect their workforce needs and career opportunities.   This webinar will provide educators, students, and parents with an overview of skills in demand and prove helpful to students planning for college and career. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_K-LTIzQjQmeXPA-ZTL_Y5A

Focus on Your Future Friday: Consumer Affairs and Protecting Yourself

The SC Department of Consumer Affairs will present to students on how to be more aware and knowledgeable on topics such as fraud, using credit, social media, applying for loans, etc. THE SCDCA is the state consumer protection agency. The SCDCA helps to formulate and modify consumer laws, policies, and regulations; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves complaints arising out of the production, promotion or sale of consumer goods or services in South Carolina, whether or not credit is involved; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.

 Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IkTE23nQTqSRaThEsO4wEA

College Funding Coach Workshop

Richland School District Two will be co-hosting a free webinar with The
College Funding Coach® on January 21st at 6:30 pm. This virtual event is for any family wanting to learn how to pay for college (Preschool – High School).

The College Funding Coach® was founded in 2002 to help families better understand the complexities of paying for college and how to make higher education more affordable. Since that time, The College Funding Coach® team has been on a mission to help families save on the high cost of higher education. They have established an approach that helps parents understand the college funding process, reduce their out-of-pocket expenses, and balance the challenge of saving for college and retirement simultaneously. This is a free educational event.  Please register by clicking HERE, or you can use the links found in the flyer attached to this email.

Scholarship Information Workshop

Viking Update Post

January 14th Viking Update Post

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE

QUICKJOBS AT MTC

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING SV ATHLETES


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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GIRLS WHO CODE

Apply to Girls Who Code’s Virtual Summer Immersion Program (SIP) for an unforgettable summer experience! During this FREE 2-week virtual program, you’ll learn the computer science skills you need to make an impact, get an inside look into the tech field, and join a supportive lifelong sisterhood — all while being virtually hosted by influential companies, like Twitter, AT&T, Bank of America, Walmart, and more.

Current 9th -11th-grade girls and non-binary students are eligible to apply. SIP is 100% free and need-based stipends of up to $300 are available for those who qualify. Low tech? No tech? No problem! Girls Who Code is there to support you!

Apply here before the early acceptance deadline in mid-February and remember to affiliate with us, South Carolina Department of Education, as your Community Partner on your application to receive priority consideration.

Join the Girls Who Code Application Party! Sign up to attend the SIP Application Party with Nakisa from GWC on February 8th at 5 pm EST. Join a Girls Who Code staff member and other students to help start your application and ask any questions!

Complimentary Lunch & Breakfast for All Students

** JANUARY 2021 MEAL INFO UPDATE – MEALS AT ANY LOCATION TO BE PICKED UP IN THE BUS LOOP ** Get information about how the district will provide meals to all students during the upcoming eLearning days. http://ow.ly/f5Hv50CPDYI

Focus on Your Future: Careers at Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC

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Stephanie Pfeiffer, Director of Talent Acquisition, Human Resources with Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina will present to students, parents and educators about career opportunities in the organization. Ms. Pfeiffer will speak about the hiring process, career pathways, employer expectations, education and skill requirements and how students can begin preparing and planning for these careers in demand. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_I6mz89ohR0iq8Rk1gubAjw

Career Connections Coffee Talk: Midlands Moving Forward in 2021

Panel discussion with economic development officials from around the Midlands region will provide an update on industries in their region, discuss current and future plans for industry and how this will affect their workforce needs and career opportunities.   This webinar will provide educators, students, and parents with an overview of skills in demand and prove helpful to students planning for college and career. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_K-LTIzQjQmeXPA-ZTL_Y5A

Focus on Your Future Friday: Consumer Affairs and Protecting Yourself

The SC Department of Consumer Affairs will present to students on how to be more aware and knowledgeable on topics such as fraud, using credit, social media, applying for loans, etc. THE SCDCA is the state consumer protection agency. The SCDCA helps to formulate and modify consumer laws, policies, and regulations; regulates the consumer credit marketplace; resolves complaints arising out of the production, promotion or sale of consumer goods or services in South Carolina, whether or not credit is involved; and promotes a healthy competitive business climate with mutual confidence between buyers and sellers.

 Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IkTE23nQTqSRaThEsO4wEA

Viking Update Post

January 12th Viking Update Post

Spring Valley Virtual Information Night

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The Spring Valley School and Magnet Information Meeting – Discovery and Explorations will be on January 13, 2021.  This is will be a virtual meeting, please click here for more information on our Discovery and Explorations program and to register for virtual information night.

To help families learn more about choice options in Richland Two, included their zoned school, schools and centers are hosting information nights. These meetings are highly recommended for students changing schools, school levels, applying to magnet programs or students new to Richland Two.

2020-2021 Semester 1 Exam Schedule

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SHOW US WHAT YOU KNOW!

Please visit Spring Valley’s Semester 1 Exam Information web page for complete details related to exams and EOC’s.

Students currently enrolled in a End-of-Course (EOC) class (Algebra 1- semester block classes only (including Intermediate Algebra), Biology 1, English 2- semester block classes only, and U.S. History and Constitution) will participate in the state mandated EOC exam at the conclusion of the semester.  This year the EOC exams will count 20% of the final semester grade only if the exam score helps to improve the students’ overall grade. If the EOC exam does not improve a student’s grade then it will not be included in the calculation of the final grade.  


Spring Valley will be hosting EOC preparation events, more information about those events will be sent out in January. For more information about EOCs and Semester 1 exams, please visit our Semester 1 Exam Information website. We encourage all of our students Show Us What You Know on your EOC exams!

Any EOC exam questions can be directed to Assistant Principal Paul Dobyns at pdobyns@richland2.org.

To assist with explanation of semester 1 exams and EOCs, we have made informational videos for our families click below to watch. SVHS Semester 1 Exam Information SVHS Semester 1 EOC Exam Information

QUICKJOBS AT MTC

2020 ALL-REGION IV-AAAAA

Congratulations to the following players on being named All-Region IV-AAAAA, @hykeinnhan, @iamDequandre, @Skiblue65 & @javisboyyy — We are very proud of you and thank you for representing The Valley Football Team.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING SV ATHLETES


SAVE THE DATE FOR CLASS OF 2021 GRADUATION

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Complimentary Lunch & Breakfast for All Students

** JANUARY 2021 MEAL INFO UPDATE – MEALS AT ANY LOCATION TO BE PICKED UP IN THE BUS LOOP ** Get information about how the district will provide meals to all students during the upcoming eLearning days. http://ow.ly/f5Hv50CPDYI

Richland Two Pathways to Purpose

Richland School District Two’s Division of Diversity and Multicultural Inclusion is celebrating Black History Month 2021! Continuing our theme “Pathways to Purpose, Inspiring the Future” for 2021, throughout the month we will highlight The Black Family. We will again recognize individuals from the Richland Two community who have demonstrated unique and significant contributions to Black history and culture. The selected nominees will be featured on social media and the district’s website from the categories below.

February 1-7: Art and Music
February 8-14: Education
February 15-21: Public Service (Government, Faith-Based, Military and Social Justice)
February 22-28: Health, Science, Technology, and Engineering

Selected nominees will also be featured at our Annual Black History Month Reception and Program on Monday, February 22, 2021, 6:00 P.M., at Richland Two Institute of Innovation (R2i2) Conference Center or in a virtual event that will premier at that time if there are restrictions on live events due to the COVID pandemic.

Nomination Criteria and Requirements:
1. Individuals should be Richland Two employees, graduates, community members or persons who have significant contact with Richland School District Two and

2. Individuals have made contributions to at least one of the following categories: art and music; education; public service; and health, science, technology or engineering.

3. A Biography of the nominee (no more than 250 words) must be included.

4. A head shot or photo of the nominee is included. No selfies, please. Photos may be emailed directly to hgrant@richland2.org.

Nominations with the required information must be submitted by January 13, 2021. Late nominations will not be accepted. Nominations do not guarantee selection for this year’s celebration. Honorees will be notified of selection by January 22, 2021.

Thank you for your nomination. For additional information, please contact Dr. Helen Grant at hgrant@richland2.org or by calling 803-738-3327 or Mrs. Cheyenne Krause at skrause@richland2.org or by calling 803-738-3339.

Access the form here: http://ow.ly/4yVD50CLdOf

Wellness Wednesdays: Healthy Habits for the New Year

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Healthcare professional from Providence Health will present to educators, students and parents on healthy habits to practice in the New Year.  Having a healthy mind and body leads to better learning, better productivity and a happier lifestyle. Join Virtually:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QguyAE1fRm6j_z0g7EDCTQ

Focus on Your Future: Careers at Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC

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Stephanie Pfeiffer, Director of Talent Acquisition, Human Resources with Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina will present to students, parents and educators about career opportunities in the organization. Ms. Pfeiffer will speak about the hiring process, career pathways, employer expectations, education and skill requirements and how students can begin preparing and planning for these careers in demand. Join Virtually: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_I6mz89ohR0iq8Rk1gubAjw