Awesome Art Day Jan 21, 10am-1pm, VPS

Make Some Awesome Art Saturday Jan. 21

Be an art MAKER at Awesome Art Day on Saturday, January 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Victor Primary School cafeteria and auditorium. Awesome Art is a free, fun, family art enrichment event. Visit a variety of free art stations from beads to clay and more. You may even win a door prize raffle! Pizza and snacks will be for sale, and you can also Make-A-Plate to help raise funds for PIE. Also, PTSA Harlem Wizards game tickets available for purchase. If you are interested in volunteering to run an activity please email Carol at kaierprescott@yahoo.com. Continue reading

PIE Meeting Jan 24 - ELA at VCSD

PIE Meeting Jan. 24: ELA at VCSD

Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to hear the ELA Coaches and Standard Leaders, Claire Noonan, Julie Johnson, and Kim PrzyBysz at the Tuesday, Jan 24, PIE Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the VIS Media Center. They will be giving an overview of K-12 ELA programming, how they support teachers as coaches, and what families can do to support their children’s reading and writing development. All parents are welcome – spread the word.

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Preparing for College Nov. 8

Preparing for College Nov. 8

On Tuesday, November 8, we are pleased to welcome Dr. Sandra Eller at 7:00 p.m. in the VIS Media Center. She is a college admissions consultant who will be presenting and answering questions about preparing for that next big step. If you have specific questions please send them to Carol Prescott, kaierprescott@yahoo.com, so that we can forward them to Dr Eller. She is very willing to answer parent questions and tailor the presentation to specific topics. We are very grateful to Kristin Swann for arranging this wonderful opportunity! Continue reading

PTSA Health & Wellness Fair

PTSA Health & Wellness Fest

Getting in shape for the holidays? Interested in finding out how to improve your and your family’s health and wellness? Stop by the 2016 PTSA Health Fair and Wellness Spectacular: Tricks and Treats for Healthy Living, Thursday, November 3, 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the Victor Jr-Sr High Cafeteria and Gym. It’s free for all ages. Fill your passport by visiting every table, each with a raffle prize. The grand passport raffle prize is a 1-Year Family Membership at Pinnacle Athletic Campus, valued at $1,440.

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PIE Meeting March 1, 2016, 7pm, VIS Media Center

Sr. High Principal O’Shea Featured at March 1 PIE Meeting

Senior High Principal Yvonne O’Shea will be the featured speaker at the March Partners in Education (PIE) meeting, Tuesday, March 1, starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Victor Intermediate School Media Center. Everyone will be interested in finding out what’s new and exciting at the High School, and it’s a great opportunity for parents of Junior High students to find out what’s in store for them and ask questions about transition to the high school. Click here to RSVP! Continue reading

VCS Hour of Code

Did You Do Your Hour of Code?

Did you do your “hour of code”? The week of December 7 was “Hour of Code” week, encouraging everyone to invest an hour learning how to write some computer code. A number of VCS students took part, as you’ll see from the excerpt below from the weekly school newsletters and the Messenger Post article “They’re cracking the code at Victor, other Ontario County schools, taking part in world-wide computer science push”. If you and your child have not yet done your hour, there are a number of online resources available even to elementary school students. Continue reading