First year Spring Valley Math teacher Jessica Willis wanted to start the year off with a memorable project that would grab her students’ attention while getting them to learn graphing linear equation content. She took a hands-on approach with a unique twist: the students would properly graph themselves onto a giant coordinate plane – taking the place of traditional graph paper – which comprised most of her classroom floor. Students worked in cooperative groups to solve linear equations and graph themselves onto Continue reading Students learn graphing through creative, hands-on project
Congratulations to all of our Student Body and Class Officers who were elected this year! We are so very proud of you and wish you the best of luck in represent Spring Valley High School this school year!
The elected officers are as follows:
Student Body Officers:
President: Sarah Kelley
Vice Presiden: Grayson Tanner
Secretary: Ricky Willis
Treasurer: Jared Lewis
President: Josh Billups
Vice President: Jamie Horan
Secretary: Makenzie Frazier
Treasurer: Austin Page
President: Dylan Smith
Vice President: Pax Hutchinson
Secretary: Shelby Wellman
Treasurer: Allison McClure
President: Kane Morrone
Vice President: Kerrigan Phelps
Secretary: Jessica Kilgore
Treasurer: Kaci Moore
President: Giogi Morrone
Vice President: Payton Morrone
Secretary: Brooke Perry
Treasurer: Sunnie Hensley
Updated on 8/19/2014 to include our new Spanish teacher
We want to wish a warm welcome to all our new staff this coming school year! Here is the newest list:
- Tenia Eslick – Special Education aide
- Jessica Bailey – Health Education
- Jessica Willis – Special Education
- Austin Pratt – Option Pathways
- Holly Litteral – English and Yearbook
- Abbi Maynard – Science
- Debbie Brewer – Math
- Jason Hatfield – Physical Education
- Greg Burner – Spanish
Parent and Students,
Did you know that all Wayne County schools are on Engrade?
It’s an online gradebook and communication tool that can be accessed 24/7.
With Engrade both parents and students can:
- Check current grades
- Message Teachers
- Check past grades from previous school year if they were entered in Engrade
Teachers optionally can also do the following:
- Post Lesson Plans
- Take Attendance
- Create assignments dropboxes to digitally submit student work
- Make tests and quizzes taken on Engrade
- Have open discussions (forums)
- Make a seating chart
With all these features, Engrade is an invaluable tool Continue reading Engrade, Our Online GradeBook
Spring Valley is very happy to announce that we will be rolling out a 1:1 student to computer ratio beginning this school year. Every Freshmen and Sophomore student will receive a Windows 8 tablet purchased by Wayne County Schools. Every future freshmen class will also receive a tablet.
The tablets will be utilized primarily for Math 9 and Math 10 courses. However students may use them in other classes at teacher discretion. The curriculum and all support materials for the math courses can be downloaded to the devices so students will not need an Internet connection to work at home. However the tablet can be used on the internet at home with full filtering in place.
The devices will be returned at the Continue reading Tablets distributed to Freshmen & Sophomore students
Students and Parents,
We are happy to announce that lockers and parking passes will go on sale beginning July 28th through July 30th. Parking passes will cost $50 and require a copy of your registration and insurance.
Year-long locker rentals will be $5 per locker.
Reminder: The first day of schools for students Continue reading Parking Passes/Lockers go on sale July 28th-July 30th
Thank you for visiting Spring Valley High School’s totally revamped website! The site was redesigned to make all the essential SVHS information you need more readily available at Continue reading Welcome to the new SVHS website!
Edit: Please note that after this article was published before Wayne County Schools announced that all students will eat school meals for free beginning next school year! However, you can still sign up to look at past account activity and take care of any existing balances.
Wayne County Schools has announced that secure online payments via ParentOnline will be taken for cafeteria bills.
On ParentOnline you can: Continue reading Student meals are free this year!
With cold temperatures of Winter behind us, we all look forward to getting back outside with our favorite spring sports. Check out all Continue reading Spring Sports have arrived!