Upcoming PTO Events
October 27 — Halloween Carnival
November 15 — PTO Bake Sale at the Elkhorn.
February 1 — Possible basket to raffle off at P/T Conferences
March 23 — Easter Egg Hunt at noon by the gym
Next meeting is October 10, 2017, at 4 p.m. in the library.
Seeking Board Members
Vanderbilt Area School is seeking interested applicants to serve on the Board of Education to fill two recently vacated positions.
The Board will select two new members at its regularly scheduled September meeting. The meeting has been changed to Wednesday, September 20.
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.
Vanderbilt, MI 49795
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September Board Meeting Date Changed
The date for the September meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from Wednesday, September 13 to Wednesday, September 20. The time will remain the same, 6 p.m. You can read the official notice here.
Home of the Yellow Jackets
Vanderbilt Area School participates with the State of Michigan CEP. This means ALL students receive FREE breakfast and lunch daily. Breakfast is served from 7:40 to 7:55 daily.
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