Viking Update Post

March 6th Viking Update

Are you interested in becoming a member of the Spring Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society?

Applications for new membership are now being accepted for the 2023-2024 school year. Becoming a member of the Spring Valley Chapter of The National Honor Society is a challenging but rewarding opportunity for you to showcase your talents in service and leadership. Seniors will have the opportunity to apply for a NHS scholarship for college. This year a Spring Valley member received a $3200 scholarship!

Scan here, go to the “Applications” tab, read all of the information carefully and completely. Applications are due Friday, March 24, 2023

Columbia Urban League Young & Gifted 2023 Winners

Spotlight Award:

Rachel Johnson

Academics (with a GPA of 3.0 or better): 

Art (music, visual arts, theatre, etc.):

Devyn Williams 

Zariyah Taylor 

Jordan Lewis 


Sarah Hedley

Zoe Jackson 

Jordan Lewis

Career and Technology Education (CATE):

McKenzie Simmons 

Antwan Scott 

Aidan James 

Robert Capers


Carey Rich

Kendall Williams 

Keshaun Dawson 

Ashley Gunn 

Mya Sumter 

Kiarra Thomas

4th Quarter Junior Privilege

A second-semester junior is eligible for off-campus lunch provided that he/she meets specific qualifications and does not violate school policies pertaining to the Responsibilities Earns Privileges Program. Once earning the privilege to leave campus at lunch, the student will forfeit it for the remainder of the year if she/he is suspended for any reason or earns a D or F at the end of the grading period. “Junior Privilege” does not entitle student-parking privileges. Any student leaving campus is expected to represent Spring Valley High School in an exemplary manner characteristic of Viking behavior and academics.

Applications are Due by March 30th to Ms. Blue, in the Library.

Autism Awareness Walk

SOAR Registration is Coming Soon!

Are you thinking about Summer Opportunities for Academic Readiness (SOAR)? 

Secondary SOAR will be held July 10-20th  (Monday-Thursday) for middle and high school students. Parents will be able to register students for SOAR in the Parent Portal. SOAR registration will be open from March 1st until March 9th.

Locations will be combined this year to assist with staffing needs. Bus transportation will be available if students need transportation. If your student needs transportation to attend, please choose bus transportation when you register in Parent Portal.

Middle school SOAR will be offered at three locations: Muller Road, Longleaf and Dent Middle School. (rising 6th graders-rising 8th graders)

MRM and BMS will be combined and hosted at MRM.

LMS, SPM and KMM will be combined and hosted at LMS.

DMS and ELW will be combined and hosted at DMS.

Instructional Focus: English-Language Arts, Math and AVID 

Instructional Day: 8:30-1:00 PM

High school SOAR will be offered at Westwood and Ridge View High.  (rising freshmen)

WHS and BHS will be combined and hosted at WHS.

SVHS, RNE and RVHS will be combined and hosted at RVHS. 

Instructional Focus: English I, Algebra and Personal Health 

Instructional Day: 9:00-1:00

Registration begins March 1st and ends on March 9th.

The Green & Gold Literary Magazine

Squeaky Clean Soaps

The Service Learning Class will be collecting orders on Homemade Soap. This month, our limited edition soap is “Peppermint Cedar”. Use the QR Code to order ahead and beat the rush or come to D-120 Fridays before/after school and during lunch!

2023 Prom Ticket Sales

We have decided to extend the $30 tickets for Prom!   Next Wednesday and Friday tickets will be on sale during Lunch in the atrium for $30.  Friday will be the LAST day to get them at $30. We will close the line at 12:37 when the end of lunch bell rings. 



Palmetto Girls State


Palmetto Boys State

The American Legion’s Boys State program is a unique way for young men to learn about the American system of government and politics by participating in a mock governmental system. Use the link below for general information and application.


SVEF Auction : Back to 80s Party

Class of 2023 Graduation

Save the Date! : PROM 2023

Attendance Matters





Boys Lacrosse Schedule



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.