2022 SVHS (SCMEA) Region Orchestra Members
Congratulations to the following SVHS Orchestra students! They were selected, by audition, to participate in the 2022 SCMEA Midlands Region Honor Orchestra event. This event will take place on November 18-19, 2022, at USC Aiken.
Pedro Robertson (not pictured )
2022 Newberry College Honor String Orchestra Members
Congratulations to the following Spring Valley Orchestra students:
They have been selected to participate in the 2022 Newberry College Honor String Orchestra Clinic Weekend! Students were selected from schools/private music studios in all regions of South Carolina.
This event takes place on December 1-3, 2022, with a series of rehearsals with guest conductors, and a final performance on Dec. 3rd, at 2 pm in Wiles Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public.
Thanks for your support of the Spring Valley HS Orchestra program!
Proud of these amazing student leaders for their dedication and hard work. They brought home three 1st Place Awards in Community Service Outreach, Community Service Fundraising, and Citizenship & Patriotism. They also placed 3rd in the category of School and Family Relations. #sasc2022
GEAR UP ACT Blitz Workshop
College & Career Center Announcements
October 31st- Winthrop University College Tour – Information regarding the campus tour has been sent out in Schoolinks. Permission forms are in my office. (SENIORS & JUNIORS ONLY)
November 10th- Benedict / Columbia College College Tour- Information regarding the campus tour has been sent out in Schoolinks. Permission forms are in my office. (SENIORS & JUNIORS ONLY)
November 17th – FAFSA event~ Mark your calendars for an evening of Q& A regarding filling out the FAFSA / details coming in the next week.
Miss Spring Valley Pageant
If you missed the Spring Valley Pageant meeting and would still like to compete, or if you would like to be involved, please reach out and fill the contestant packet out. Packet is located in the Main Office. Have questions please contact Greer Crow (email@example.com).
GEAR UP NEWS:
VIKING TEACHER/STAFF OF THE MONTH
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 (Counseling Dept.). Voting will end on November 4th 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.
SV Women’s Hoops Tryout Info
Teacher Cadets Class
Junior and Senior SV Students!
Do you have some interest in working with children in the future (teaching, counseling, law enforcement, coaching, nursing, etc.)? If you have a GPA of a 3.0 or higher, no suspensions, and good attendance, please reach out to Mrs. Dilley in Classroom D329 if you would be interested in taking the Teacher Cadet class next semester. The class is 1/2 period.
Interested in a career in teaching? This scholarship might be for YOU!
The South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program is entering its 24th year of offering the state’s brightest and best students up to $24,000 over four years to become South Carolina educators.
Here’s what you need to know about the Teaching Fellows Program.
Includes enrichment programs, professional development, and leadership opportunities Supplies up to a $6,000 fellowship annually for four years (as long as the student is in the process of completing a degree leading to initial teacher certification and meets the criteria to continue in the Program) Requires participants to agree to teach/serve in an approved educational capacity in a South Carolina public school one year for each year funding is received and sign a Promissory Note along with a surety.
Teaching Fellows must attend one of the eleven Teaching Fellows Institutions. These include Anderson University, Charleston Southern University, Clemson University, Coastal Carolina University, College of Charleston, Francis Marion University, Lander University, USC Aiken, USC Columbia, USC Upstate, and Winthrop University.
The Teaching Fellows application is available at https://www.cerra.org/teaching-fellows-application.html
Women’s Soccer HoneyBaked Ham Fundraiser
As you begin to make plans for your family gatherings during the holiday season, please consider purchasing a gift card to use towards your purchase of a Honey Baked Ham or some of their other fabulous sides. Funds raised by the soccer program will go towards the purchase of equipment, uniforms, and apparel for both the JV and Varsity programs.
Green and Gold Magazine
ParentSquare for Parents
StudentSquare for Students
Girls Lacrosse Interest Meeting
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.