Vanderbilt, MI 49795
(989) 983 - 2561
Home of the Yellow Jackets
Thank you for attending our Open House and Picnic on Tuesday, August 30. We appreciate the community support and would like to thank the Elk Horn for providing the food and an anonymous donor for the soda pop.
Download our academic calendar for 2016–17.
Are you interested in purchasing an older yearbook? The school has several older books available. They will be sold at sporting events.
Vanderbilt Area School participates with the State of Michigan CEP. This means ALL students receive FREE breakfast and lunch daily.
Dates You Need to Know for the End of the School Year
VAS Seeks Bids on Abandoned Well
The School District is seeking bids on filling and capping an abandoned well on our property. If you are interested in the RFP, please click here.
Monday March 21, 2016, VAS completed a successful lockdown drill featuring our new "boot" system. We worked with the assistance of Otsego County Emergency Services and local law enforcement. The drill lasted nine minutes and one second from beginning to end.
Thursday, December 10, 2015, VAS completed a successful lockdown drill. Once again with the assistance of Otsego County Emergency Services, the Gaylord Police Department, the Michigan State Police, and Otsego County Sheriff Department, VAS continued in its efforts to ensure students are safe.
Vanderbilt Area School USES THE NATURAL CURIOSITY OF CHILDREN TO TEACH MATH, READING, AND CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS.
The office will be open weekdays from 7:45 a.m. through 3:30 p.m.
If you would like to order spirit wear, please visit Spirit And Pride.
Are you interested in serving your school and community? Vanderbilt Area School has four open board of education seats for the November election and only two candidates to fill those four seats.
If you are interested in filling a seat as a write-in candidate, you need to fill out the candidate declaration of intent form file it with the county.
The deadline to file this form is October 28, 2016 by 4 p.m. at the County Clerk’s office. You can download the form by visiting clicking here.
Family Pumpkin Carving Night Coming Soon
If you are interested in finding our more about this special night, please click here.
VAS NEWS FEED
PARENT / TEACHER ORGANIZATION
Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the School Library when school is in session.
BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETINGS
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of every month at 6 p.m. in the Vanderbilt Area School library.
OPPORTUNITIES TO WORK WITH YOUTH
2. Classroom Volunteers
3. Student Class Representatives
4. School Trip Chaperones