Viking Update Post

October 8th Viking Update

Viking Teacher & Classified Employee of the Month of September

Spring Valley “Teacher of the Month” program is designed to recognize teachers who are making a profound and positive difference in the lives of our students. Each month during the school year Spring Valley students, teachers, parents, and staff are given a chance to vote for a teacher and explain how that teacher has made an impact on them. Congratulations to the “Teacher of the Month” for September Mr. Victor Collins.

Spring Valley “Classified Employee of the Month” program is designed to recognize a classified employee who has gone beyond the call of duty. The teachers and staff voted and the winner of September Ms. Ashley Christensen.


Who is your favorite Teacher & Support Staff Employee of The Month? Please take a moment to fill out the October nomination form that was emailed to students and parents. This October we are voting for your favorite English Teacher and Support Staff (Guidance). Voting will end on October 22nd at 4:00 pm. The winner for each month will be selected and announced at the designated time. Please note that your nomination letter will be shared with the teacher and classified employee selected.

Interested In Joining Student Council?

Winter Days 2021 Virtual Interest Meeting


National English Honor Society Application


Virtual Student Summit

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Key Club Anti-Bullying Month Activities!

Throughout October, Key Club will be hosting many activities to encourage students of Spring Valley to stand up against bullying and promote kindness! From October fourth through the eighth, we will have “Take What You Need” Sheets posted around the school for students and staff to take what they need! Join Key Club by being kind for Anti-Bullying Month!

The 2021 Yearbooks are Here!!!

The yearbooks are finally here! Extra copies are on sale through Parent Portal. Simply pay online and bring an electronic or paper copy of your receipt by D221 to pick up your book. Students who have preordered a copy have been sent an email and don’t need a receipt. Books are available before and after school each day. Help us spread the word to last year’s seniors…we need your help letting members of the Class of 2021 know that their senior book is finally back from the publishers. Please email with any questions.



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Spread The Word….

Calling All Vikings! Help us spread the word on all the great things happening at the Valley from Academics, Arts, Athletics, Student Activities and more. Click here and fill out this review survey on the Niche Website. Help us Spread The Word because everyone should know that the Valley is where EXCELLENCE resides.


PSAT Testing – October 13, 2021

Focus on Your Future Friday

During this webinar, guest presenters will share their backgrounds and career pathways as lawyers with students, parents and educators.   Topics of discussion will include required skills, level of education, earning potential, workforce needs, career progression, types of lawyers and more.  This webinar will provide participants with greater knowledge of the law profession and how students can prepare for college and career as a lawyer.   Registration:Register for Focus on Your Future Friday, October 15, 2021

ACT Resources

If you are planning to take the ACT we encourage you to check out a variety of FREE resources offers by ACT. Stop by the College/Career Center if you have any questions!

SC Student Website for all things ACT:

Saturday, October 30 – SAVE THE DATE: My Journey: High School to College and Career – Get notified when registration opens. Join us for this free, virtual event to learn from experts how to prepare for college and career—from finding scholarships to transitioning to life on campus and more!

After School Tutoring

We will offer both on campus and virtual tutoring options this year.  Offering both platforms allows us to provide more options for students to get academic assistance after school.  Please visit the SVHS Tutoring website for a complete schedule of the tutoring opportunities. 

A special thank you goes out to the Spring Valley Education Foundation for funding this important initiative.