Dates You Need to Know for the End of the School Year

  • May 30 — Memorial Day, No School in session
  • June 1 — Awards Night, 6 p.m.
  • ​June 1 — Baccalaureate, 7 p.m.
  • June 2 — Kindergarten Celebration, 6 p.m. 
  • June 2 — Eighth GradeGraduation, 7 p.m. 
  • June 3 — Graduation, 7 p.m. 
  • June 6 — Last Day of School


  • And don't forget to plan ahead:
  • September 6 — First Day of School for the 2016–17 School Year. 
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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


Lockdown Drill
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. 

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Job Opportunities


Vanderbilt Area School are seeking the following employees for the 2017-2018 school year:


Building Secretary


Secondary Science Teacher


Please click on the position for additional information. An application is available by clicking here

INVOLVED

OUR SCHOOL?

A SKILLED TEACHING STAFF

Upcoming Events


May 30 — K-12 Awards Night, 6:00 p.m.
May 31 —  Bio Blitz 
June 1 — School Trail Work Bee Day
June 2 —  Basketball Shoot-a-Thon, 3:30 p.m. 
June 8 — Kindergarten Celebration, 6:00

June 8 — 8th Grade Graduation, 6:30 p.m.
June 9 —  Track and Field Day
June 9 —  Senior Graduation, 6:00 p.m. 
June 9 —  Family Bon Fire following Graduation
June 16 — Last Day of School!!! (1/2 Day)

Home of the Yellow Jackets

VARIED INSTRUCTION

Vanderbilt Area School USES THE NATURAL CURIOSITY OF CHILDREN TO TEACH MATH, READING, AND CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS.

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

         1. Coaching

         2. Classroom Volunteers

         3. Student Class Representatives

         4.  School Trip Chaperones

SMALL CLASSES

FIELD DAY

Our PTO sponsored Field Day will be Friday, June 9. 

Awards Night 

Our K-12 Awards Night is scheduled for Tuesday, May 30, at 6 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. 

Thank you for supporting the school and community. Please take a moment to watch the video below. 

Vanderbilt Area School participates with the State of Michigan CEP.  This means ALL students receive FREE breakfast and lunch daily.

Office Hours

The office will be open weekdays from 7:45 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. 

​VAS NEWS FEED

947 Donovan

Vanderbilt, MI 49795

​(989) 983 - 2561



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