Kelly Lewis
Reminder!!! The Van Buren County High School Basketball Food Drive is TONIGHT! Bring at least TWO FOOD ITEMS to donate to the Food Drive and get $1.00 off admission!!! The game starts at 6 p.m.
about 6 hours ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
The final Van Buren Co. School System food drive of the season will be on 11/19 at the first VBHS basketball game of the season when the Eagles & Eaglettes take on DeKalb Co! Donate 2 food items at the door and get $1 off admission!
6 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, November 13th, 2019.
7 days ago, Admin
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will be two hours late Tuesday, November 12th.
8 days ago, Admin
Admin
Reminder!!! The Van Buren County Middle School Basketball Food Drive is TONIGHT! Bring at least TWO FOOD ITEMS to donate to the Food Drive and get $1.00 off admission!!! The game starts at 6 p.m.
8 days ago, Admin
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will be hosting a Veterans Day program this coming Monday, November 11th. Breakfast will be served free of charge to our local veterans in the Van Buren County High School cafeteria beginning at 8:00am. Guests are also welcome to eat breakfast for a charge of $2.50. At 9:00am there will be a special Veterans Day program in the high school gym presented by staff and students to honor the service of these brave men and women. Parking will be available behind the high school. Please let us know if you and others plan to attend by calling Spencer Elementary at 946-2171 by tomorrow, Friday, November 8th. Thank you and have a great evening!
12 days ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
The Van Buren Co. School System's second food drive of the season will by hosted by V.B.H.S. on November 11 when the middle school basketball teams take on Hilham! Donate 2 food items & get $1 off admission!
14 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Remember the Spencer Elementary Basketball Food Drive at tonight's game! Receive $1 off admission if you bring in TWO ELIGIBLE FOOD ITEMS! Bring in FOUR ELIGIBLE FOOD ITEMS, and you will also receive a FREE Eagle Spirit Item of your choice while supplies last!
15 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
The Van Buren Co. Eagle Spirit Bonfire will be held on Fri., Nov. 15, 5:30-7:30 p.m. to kick off the middle & high school basketball seasons! The first VBMS home game is tomorrow night, 11/5, vs. Monterey! High school begins their season at home on 11/19 vs DeKalb. Go Eagles!
15 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Complete the Family Take a Hike Challenge at Fall Creek Falls State Park November 1-30! Each family will receive a FREE Souvenir Trail Marker for each qualifying trail they complete! Each family must include at least one Van Buren County student!
19 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
SES Pictures with Santa is tomorrow! Students were given an envelope like the one below. If your student did not bring one home, just send in a plain envelope with student name and package desired written on it and money due enclosed. Money must be prepaid to have picture made!
19 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
We are RED-Y to be drug-free today! We were privileged to have Mr. Nathan Payne, who works with the TN Dept. of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services Lifeline Peer Project, speak to high school students today about drug addiction and his own personal experience with recovery.
20 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Santa Claus will be at Spencer Elementary on Friday, Nov. 1 for Pictures with Santa. Students will receive a prepay envelope tomorrow. Parents must return the envelope with order and payment in order for their child to have a picture taken with Santa!
20 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
The Van Buren Co. School System will be holding three food drives in November! The first will be hosted by S.E.S. on 11/4 when Spencer takes on Doyle! Donate 2 food items & get $1 off admission! The first 50 people to donate 4 eligible items will also receive a FREE spirit item!
21 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
The Spencer Elementary PTO will be hosting a Fall Festival on Saturday, November 9th beginning at 4:30pm! The schedule of events is: Chili & Soup Supper: 4:30-6:00 Games & Haunted Hallway: 5:00-6:30 Auction & Movie: Begins at 6:30 Come out and enjoy an evening of food and fun for the entire family! For more information contact SES at (931) 946-2171.
22 days ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
Teen Driver Safety Week highlighted the four risky driving behaviors that put teens, and all of us, at risk: Distracted Driving, Not Wearing a Seatbelt, Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol, and Speeding! Today, student drivers signed the Text Less Live More Pledge!
25 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Reminder - Report Cards go home today, Friday, October 25th for all Van Buren County students.
26 days ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
Speeding is a risky driving behavior involved in more than 1/3 of all teen vehicle accidents! Vehicle accidents are the number one killer of teenagers! Slow down! Stay safe! #teendriversafetyweek
27 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
It's the first day of Red Ribbon Week 2019 and Backwards Shirt Day! We are turning our BACKS on Drugs and Bullying! We can each do this everyday by staying drug-free and by showing kindness to everyone along our way! Tomorrow, we're gonna SOCK it to Tobacco with our CRAZY SOCKS!
27 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Wearing a seatbelt is the best thing that you can do to reduce the risk of fatal injury in a vehicle accident! However, teens are the least likely of any age group to wear their seatbelts! Please talk to your kids about the importance of always buckling up! #teendriversafetyweek
28 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 23-31! Send a message! Stay Drug Free! We invite everyone to participate in our Dress Up Days: 10/23-Backwards Shirt 10/24-Crazy Socks 10/25-Cap/Hat 10/28-Pajamas 10/29-Fav. Team Shirt 10/30-RED Shirt 10/31-Halloween Costume (No Masks or Full Face Makeup!)
28 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Attention parents, this call is to inform you that the Van Buren County Schools campus is currently experiencing a partial power outage. Phone lines at SES are currently down. If you need to relay information regarding your child to SES you may call the central office at (931) 946-2242 or the high school at (931) 946-2442 and your message will be given to them. Thank you for your patience during this time.
28 days ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
Lights On Afterschool will be on Fri, Oct. 25, from 3-5 p.m. Everyone is invited to drop in to see what a day in Afterschool looks like. Nationally, Lights On Afterschool celebrates programs like ours and their important role in the lives of children, families and communities.
29 days ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will be closed for Fall Break Monday, October 14th – Friday, October 18th. Schools and offices will open and resume on Monday, October 21st. Thank you and have a wonderful and safe Fall Break!
about 1 month ago, Admin
Admin
VBHS is hosting the first round of the HS Volleyball Regional Tournament this Monday night, October 14th! Van Buren vs. Copper Basin will be playing at 5:00 P.M. CST followed by Meigs vs. Coalfield at 6:30 P.M. CST. The doors will be open 1 hour prior to first game at 4:00 P.M. CST. No advance tickets will be sold. Admission will be $5.00. Come on out and join us to cheer on the Eaglettes!
about 1 month ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
ThinkFast Interactive, an experiential awareness game show that uses active learning to connect young people with facts about driving safety, was at VBHS today! We're getting ready for Teen Driver Safety Week, October 20-26!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Lewis
Amy Solomon
Scan Box Tops in to give credit to your School!!! This is the new way to reward your school. If you have any questions call your child's school for help. If you have any box tops that you have clipped that are in date,you may send them into your child's school by October 28th.
about 1 month ago, Amy Solomon
Kelly Lewis
Do you like to walk or run? Then, this event is for YOU! The VBHS Junior Class is sponsoring a TURKEY TROT 5K & 1-MILE FUN RUN/WALK on Saturday, November 9! See the flyer below for information! All proceeds will benefit the Class of 2021! We hope to see all you turkeys come out!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
We appreciate the Van Buren Co. Health Dept. for coming to our school today to hold the annual Flu Shot Clinic! THANK YOU! A shout out also goes out to our V.B.H.S. HOSA students who volunteered to help with the event!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
This message is to inform you that the Skyward Family Access portal is open and you can now access your student’s grades, attendance, and school information online. You can locate the website address by going to vanburenschools.org and clicking the “Skyward” link at the bottom of the page. You can also download the Skyward mobile app from the Apple and Google Play stores on your mobile device. Parents and students who already have an email address in the system will receive an email with their Login ID and password. If you do not receive an email you will need to call your student’s school to obtain your login information. Thank you for staying involved in your child’s education and helping us to ensure your student is set for success. Have a great evening and a wonderful weekend.
about 1 month ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
The school Flu Shot Clinic will be Wed, October 9! All forms for students and staff who would like to participate are due tomorrow, October 2! Please call Ms. Kelly @ 946-7371 if you did not get a form or if you have any questions regarding the clinic.
about 1 month ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
The Health Dept will be here to do a FLU SHOT CLINIC for STAFF & STUDENTS on Wed, Oct. 9, in Ms. Kelly's Room #225 @ SES! Student forms are going home this week, and staff can pick up an adult form in the SES or VBHS front office. ALL FORMS must be returned by Wed, Oct. 2!
about 1 month ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Van Buren Co. Middle School Softball Team is proud to say that they are a tobacco-free team! #tnstrong #strikeouttobacco
2 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Parent Teacher Conferences will be held this Thursday, September 19th from 3:30pm-7:00pm. SES will host a Family Reading Night in the library. VBHS will host a book fair in the library, a health fair in the back lobby, and the Junior class will be selling dinner plates.
2 months ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
Parent Teacher Conference is Thursday, Sept. 19, 3:30-7:00 p.m. We encourage ALL parents to come out and meet with the teachers! Education is at its best when there is a partnership between students, teachers, and parents!
2 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Coordinated School Health EPSDT Transport Program Forms are being sent home with students this week! Participating students are taken to the Van Buren Co. Health Dept. during school to receive a full checkup! Complete & return this form by 9/20/2019 to sign up your child.
3 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday, August 30th and Monday, September 2nd for the Labor Day weekend break.
3 months ago, Admin
Admin
Van Buren County Schools earned the distinction of being a LEVEL 5 school system for the 2018-19 school year! This is the highest score attainable and would not have been possible without the hard work of our teachers, staff, and most importantly, our STUDENTS! GO EAGLES!
3 months ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
We're diving into a new school year! Van Buren Co. students, staff, and families are invited to a Back to School Splash at Fall Creek Falls State Park Pool! There is no cost to swim! Concessions will be available for purchase at the Fall Creek Falls Snack Bar.
3 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
Check out the 2019-2020 Van Buren County Schools calendar on the mobile app or by visiting: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/306817/Option_1_2019-2020....pdf
4 months ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
We will be hosting high 5's & School Supplies on Monday, August 5, after school registration. Students are invited to attend to receive FREE school supplies donated by community businesses, churches, organizations, & other great people.
4 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
We want to honor our staff who are retiring this year and would like to wish Mrs. Mary May a Happy Retirement! Mrs. Mary currently serves as a cook in the VBHS cafeteria. Thank you for all of your years of service and we wish you the best!
6 months ago, Admin
Admin
We want to honor our staff who are retiring this year and would like to wish Mrs. Regina Jolly a Happy Retirement! Mrs. Regina currently serves as a Pre-K teacher at Early Bird Preschool. Thank you for all of your years of service and we wish you the best!
6 months ago, Admin
Admin
We want to honor our staff who are retiring this year and would like to wish Mr. Kurt Powers a Happy Retirement! Mr. Powers currently serves as the district ISS and Alternative School Teacher. Thank you for all of your years of service and we wish you the best!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will dismiss at 12:00 p.m., on Thursday, May 9, 2019 to allow any faculty, staff, and students to attend the funeral services for Mr. Jeff Cole. There will be no afterschool program on Thursday, May 9th.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
We want to honor our staff who are retiring this year and would like to wish Mrs. Ann Bickford a Happy Retirement! Mrs. Ann currently serves as a cook in the VBHS cafeteria. Thank you for all of your years of service and we wish you the best!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
The last day of the LEAPS After-School Program for the school year will be this Friday, May 10, 2019.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Thank you to our teachers who work so hard each day for our students! We have some of the best in the world right here in Van Buren County! Take the time to thank the teachers who have made a difference in your life or in your child's life.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
The Greece/Italy Trip interest meeting at VBHS for tonight at 5:30pm has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later date.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Don't Forget! Field Day is tomorrow, Friday, May 3rd for Spencer Elementary!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
We want to honor our staff who are retiring this year and would like to wish Mrs. Diane Hodges a Happy Retirement! Mrs. Diane currently serves as the district Instructional Technology Coach and EIS Supervisor. Thank you for all of your years of service and we wish you the best!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Monday, May 6, 2019 will be a Teacher Professional Development Day for Van Buren County Schools. There will be no school for students on that day.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Progress Reports go home today, Tuesday, April 30th!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Due to a fire alarm malfunction, Van Buren County Schools will be dismissing at 2:00 p.m. today, Monday, April 29th, 2019. Buses will be released first. PARENTS PLEASE DO NOT arrive to pick up your children until after 2:15 p.m. You will pick them up at the Aux Gym at that time.
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
If you are a parent/guardian of a student in our system that has benefited from the LEAPS After-School Program, please take a few moments to complete a survey by going to http://tiny.utk.edu/PARENT and using code 820 for SES and code 821 for VBHS.
7 months ago, Admin
Kelly Lewis
Thursday, May 2—Screen-Free Activity!!! Families bring your students out to Family Reading Night at Spencer Elementary from 5:30-7:30 p.m. As always, there will be lots of reading, fun, and prizes!
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Tuesday, April 30-Screen-Free Activities! 1) Families are invited to come out for an evening of Playground Play at SES from 5:30-7:30 p.m. OR 2)VBHS Softball will be playing Monterey at home! It’s Senior Night! Game starts at 5 p.m. Come out and support our Eaglettes!
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Monday, April 29-Screen-Free Activities: 1) Families are invited to join Healthier Van Buren at Spencer City Park from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for an evening of fun! OR 2) VBHS Baseball will be playing Red Boiling Springs at home! It’s Senior Night! Game starts at 6 p.m.
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Go Screen-Free this week!School-age children are at risk from excessive screen time! Children with 2 or more hours of daily screen time are more likely to have increased psychological difficulties, hyperactivity, emotional and conduct problems, as well as difficulties with peers!
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Go Screen-Free this week! April 29-May 5! The more time preschool children and babies spend wit screens, the less time they spend interacting with their parents! Even when parents co-view, they spend less time talking to their children than when engaged in other activities!
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Kelly Lewis
Van Buren County Schools encourage students, staff, & families to participate in Screen-Free Week 2019!
7 months ago, Kelly Lewis
Admin
We would like to wish a very happy Administrative Professionals Day to Mrs. Sandy Measles at Central Office! We are so thankful for her and appreciative of all the hard work she does!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
We would like to wish a very happy Administrative Professionals Day to Mrs. Renee' Guy at Central Office! We are so thankful for her and appreciative of all the hard work she does!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
We would like to wish a very happy Administrative Professionals Day to Mrs. Joan Moffitt at Central Office! We are so thankful for her and appreciative of all the hard work she does!
7 months ago, Admin
Admin
Check out our new mobile app! The official app for Van Buren County Schools allows users to see news, announcements and events, view staff directories and dining menus, follow athletic scores, and more. Download "Van Buren County, TN Eagles" on the Apple or Google Play stores.
8 months ago, Admin
Admin
Van Buren County Schools will be CLOSED Thursday, February 21, 2019. Parent/Teacher Conferences will still be held as scheduled from 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm on Thursday, February 21st.
9 months ago, Admin