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  • Chem Club

    Posted by Kathy McGrane on 9/23/2021

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  • Need a Job?

    Posted by Counseling Center on 9/23/2021

    Sacred Heart Plus, the chilcare program for children that attend Sacred Heart School and Preschool in West Des Moines, has current part-time openings. Benefits include pay is based on education and experience, flexible hours, no weekends or late nights, a fun work environment, and great co-workers and families! For more information contact jessie.zeimen@sacredheartwdm.org or jennifer.milius@sacredheartwdm.org, or call 515-864-8737.

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  • Golden Circle College & Career Fair This Weekend!

    Posted by Counseling Center on 9/23/2021

    Sunday, September 26, 2021

    12:30-3pm

    Prairie Meadows Converence & Event Center (Next to Adventureland, 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona)

    This is an in-person event. Social distancing guidelines will be followed and exhibitors will be spaced further apart. Traffic flow will be monitored and directed to reduce congestion in the exhibitor areas. 

    Registration is encouraged. Please register here for this free event. 

    For more information visit ICANsucceed.org/goldencircle

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  • Register Now for the PSAT

    Posted by Polly Maly on 9/22/2021

    The PSAT will be given on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. To register (and pay) for the PSAT, go to www.wdmcs.org, select Online Payments, Pay Fees, and then log in to the online payment system for WDMCS. Select the PSAT from the list of available items to purchase, add to cart, then check out.

    Deadline to register: Friday, October 8, 2021

    Interested in more information about why a student should take the PSAT? Visit https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10/inside-the-test

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  • GSA (Gender and Sexuality Alliance)

    Posted by Kristen Friedrichs on 9/22/2021

    The GSA Club (Gender and Sexuality Alliance) will continue to meet on Thursdays after school from 3:30-4:15pm in room 3422 (Mr. Voogd’s room). This club is a safe space for LGBTQIA2S+ students and allies to work together to create a better environment for ALL Valley students. For more information contact Mrs. Friedrichs in room 1617 or via email at friedrichsk@wdmcs.org or Mr. Voogd in room 3422 or via email at voogds@wdmcs.org

    All are welcome!

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  • IMPORTANT: Yearbook Information

    Posted by Janell Mikels on 9/20/2021 8:00:00 AM

    SENIORS: Portraits need to be submitted to yearbook@wdmcs.org by Friday, October 29. Details and requirements can be found at bit.ly/2022seniorportraitfolder.

    SENIOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Senior Recognition/Baby Ads' deadline is November 19. To design a quarter- or half-page ad, visit yearbookordercenter.com and use VHS code 3694. You will find easy-to-follow instructions and you may include several photos and text in your ad. The quarter- or half-page ads are sold as individual units and cannot be combined. You may, however, purchase more than one block if you wish. In order to ensure your blocks appear together, email yearbook@wdmcs.org.

    GENERAL INFORMATION: Last day to purchase a yearbook is January 15, 2022. Order Here: tinyurl.com/OrderTigerTales OR use the code 3694 on yearbookordercenter.com

    PREFERRED NAME AS LISTED IN THE YEARBOOK: Fill out this form (https://forms.gle/WNjXb3pvyVeYDK5s8) if you go by a different name other than your legal first name. If you have a nickname in Infinite Campus that you no longer use, also fill out the form.

    Any questions? Please email yearbook@wdmcs.org

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  • Need A Job?

    Posted by Counseling Center on 9/20/2021

    The Mills Civic Hy-Vee (555 S. 51st St., WDM) is now hiring! Hy-Vee offereds great employee benefits, including flexible schedules, competitive wages, holiday pay and bonuses, 10% grocery discount, Tuition Assistance Program, 401(k) match, life insurance, short-term disability, medical and dental care and prescription drug coverage. Apply online at hy-vee.com/careers

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  • FCA Huddle

    Posted by Brooke McTavish on 9/20/2021

    Join us at the FCA Huddle TODAY, Sept. 20 in the North Gym at Valley from 7:30-9 pm. 

    We'll have fun games and two great speakers -- former Division 1 track athletes Ryan & Kara Enerson. 

    ALL Valley and Southwoods students are invited to attend! Follow us on twitter @Valley_FCA or Instagram @valleyhs_fca. 

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  • Students and Families Discounts for Europe Trip

    Posted by Ann Krois on 9/17/2021

    Ms. Krois (US History teacher) and Mrs. Hudson (World History teacher) will have another information meeting about our upcoming 2023 trip to Italy and Switzerland. This meeting will take place on Wedesnday, Sept. 22nd at 8AM in Ms. Krois' room (2349).

     

    Parents and guardians are welcome to join their students on our trip. All individuals will earn $200 off their trip if they sign up before Sept. 29th. Enter the promo code: Earlybird2023

    The next 5 people who sign up for trip will earn an ADDITIONAL $100 of the trip.

    Sign up here at www.explorica.com/Krois-5800

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  • Golden Circle College & Career Fair

    Posted by Counseling Center on 9/17/2021

    Sunday, September 26, 2021

    12:30-3pm

    Prairie Meadows Converence & Event Center (Next to Adventureland, 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona)

    This is an in-person event. Social distancing guidelines will be followed and exhibitors will be spaced further apart. Traffic flow will be monitored and directed to reduce congestion in the exhibitor areas. 

    Registration is encouraged. Please register here for this free event. 

    For more information visit ICANsucceed.org/goldencircle

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