Daily Announcements

Valley Center Hornets

February 16, 2018



  • Have you made 3D models, animations, audio productions, videos, digital photos/graphics, robots, computer programs, or video games? SHOW IT OFF at the Technology Maker Fair! Wichita Northwest High School will be holding a Technology “Maker” Fair April 21st, 2018, for any student who wants to show off what they make.  There are various categories to enter, plus there will have a couple of tech challenges for those who want to enter.  See Mrs. Cody Lee if you are interested!


  • Tickets are now on sale for Hornet Highlights 2018. See Mr. McCormick


  • VCHS Drama Department Announces

    Auditions for the Spring Play – Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 (It’s not a musical!) By John Bishop


    Auditions will be held in the auditorium Monday, Feb. 19 @7:00 p.m.

    Enter by the SE loading dock/band doors


    Tuesday, Feb. 20 @ 3:00 p.m. (You only need to attend one session)


    Call backs on Thursday, Feb. 22


    Performances are April 13 – 14, 2018.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.


    Perusal scripts may be checked out from the drama classroom (B-03) for a period of 24 hours.


    Questions? Contact mtut in the drama classroom or


  • Wichita Thunder is hosting a College Fair Night for Juniors and Seniors on Friday, February 16.  For more information and tickets, please stop by the office.


  • Anyone planning to play golf this spring but was not able to attend the meeting during activity period needs to see Coach McCormick to get a handbook packet.


  • Students!!! Sign up for College Visits here!

    Visits will take place during activity period in the library, on February 21st.

    You must be signed up to attend.


    Register at:


    Visits for February 21st  are as follows:

                •          Ottawa University


  • Applications for the 2018-2019 internship program are available online at Please contact Mrs. Cody Lee if you have questions. Applications are due at 3:00 on Thursday, March 1.


  • Ladies, are you in need of an affordable Prom Dress?  Main Street Threads thrift store in Valley Center is offering their selection of prom dresses FREE to VCHS students.   While supplies last, one dress per student.  For more information you can contact Mrs. Joyal in her classroom C-18 or at


  • EARLY DISMISSAL NOTICE- FEBRUARY 16TH: Due to the Regional Wrestling Tournament being held on Friday, February 16th starting at 1:00 PM, the High School only will have an early dismissal.  We will dismiss at 11:46 am.  Students will have the option to eat a sack lunch at dismissal time (normal food service rates apply).  The early dismissal is due to the early start time and the large number of people that will be on campus. 


  • The Guidance Office would like a copy of YOUR university, college, military, apprenticeship, or employment acceptance letter!  We are EXCITED for our seniors to have options and plans for next year and want to celebrate with you!  If you have an acceptance letter or certificate that you would like to share with us, bring it to the guidance office and we will make a copy.  We plan to laminate and share these examples of your future options with our students, staff and visitors in a BIG way.  You can email us a copy or bring it by the office if you choose.  Congrats seniors!  We are excited for your future!


  • After School Tutoring in the Library every Monday-Thursday from 3:00 P.M.-4:30 P.M.

Drop in to get extra support, use the computers, or have a quiet place to study.



Monday: Ms. Brill (ELA)

Tuesday: Mr. Owens (Math)

Wednesday: Mrs. Ditton (ELA)

Thursday: Mr. Owens (Math)