Vanderbilt, MI 49795
[P] (989) 983–2561 [F] (989) 983–3051
October 20 Half Day
Please remember that Friday, October 20, is a half day of school for students. Students will be released at 11:30 a.m.
PTO Carnival Scheduled
The annual PTO Carnival will be on Friday, October 27. Please watch for more information in your child's weekly information!
A Spirited Week
October 23 – October 27
7/8 – Babies;
9 – Toddlers;
10/11 – adults and professionals;
12 – elderly people
Tuesday — Black & Gold Day
Wednesday — Orange Day (Anti-Bullying)
Thursday — Dress Formal
Friday — Costume Day (School and dress code appropriate!!!)
Vanderbilt Area School
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
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.
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.