SVHS Parent University
REGISTRATION FORM HAS BEEN UPDATED
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: http://tiny.cc/SVHSParentU2022
Seniors Order Cap & Gowns TODAY!
Juniors: Order Your Class Ring TODAY
JUNIORS AND PARENTS
Order Deadline: November 11th
**Order by the deadline to receive a FREE Class of 2024 Companion Ring**
Senior Shirt Orders
Prom Theme Voting
Richland 2 is Hiring!
Richland 2 The Season of Gratitude
TOMORROW STARTS OUR SEASON OF GRATITUDE!
SCAN THE QR CODE & submit a video that will post on social media.
Make sure to use the hashtag #GratefullyNoted!
Let’s be intentional in showing our appreciation to students, staff and our community!
Richland Two FAFSA Assistance Night
What to bring to our District FAFSA Help Night with link included (courtesy of Free Application for Federal Student Aid )
What will I need to fill out the FAFSA?
To complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), you will need:
-Your Social Security Number
-Your Alien Registration Number (if you are not a U.S. citizen)
-Your federal income tax returns, W-2s, and other records of money earned. (Note: You may be able to transfer your federal tax return information into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool.)
-Bank statements and records of investments (if applicable)
-Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
-An FSA ID to sign electronically
-If you are a dependent student, then you will also need most of the above information for your parent(s).
Wrestling Team Store
The Spring Valley Wrestling Team Store is now open! Please help support the team and show your school spirit. Check out the shop link posted below. https://bsnteamsports.com/shop/cmgXavRPpY The store is Open From: October 31 – November 14, 2022
Financial Aid & Scholarships Workshop
GEAR UP ACT Blitz Workshop
College & Career Center Announcements
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.
American Mathematics Competition
The Spring Valley Math Team is hosting the American Mathematics Competition for high school students next Thursday, November 10th. The cost for participating in the AMC 10 (for 9th and 10th graders) and the AMC 12 (For 11th and 12th graders) is $2. The contests will be held during 1st and 2nd periods. If you are interested in participating, and have not already signed up, please let Ms. Stinson or Mrs. Thomas know as soon as possible!
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.
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
The women’s soccer team is currently in the middle of their annual HoneyBaked Ham fundraiser. This is an online sale that ends November 18. You can purchase a gift card online for any amount and either get a digital gift card emailed or an actual plastic gift card mailed to you. 20% of all sales come back to the program benefiting both the JV and Varsity teams.
So many people buy hams for parties and gatherings. You can even purchase gift cards for gifts. Please visit https://honeybakedfundraising.com//fundraisers/Spring_Valley_Womens_Soccer
At checkout when it asks “Donation Credit” please consider including one of our players so that they can get the credit.
Green and Gold Magazine
Job Postings for Students
ParentSquare for Parents
StudentSquare for Students
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.