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Use this link to purchase your yearbooks now, The price is currently $35.00 from January 1 until May 31, 2016.  Sales close at midnight on May 31st.  After the yearbook distribution has started, the price will be $40.00


Pre-order your yearbook online by May 31st for $35.00.  Use the Jostens link in the announcement above.

  • Books will NOT be sold on Distribution Days - June 1 and 2.
  • Any remaining yearbooks will be sold - first come first serve - starting Friday, June 3rd at 7:45 in room 304.  CASH ONLY.
  • If your class wins the Yearbook Signing Party on June 1st, you will Not get a book unless you preorder it by May 31st.

Check the pre-sales list in room 304 to make sure you preordered your book.


The middle school is inviting parents to join our MS School Site Council Group.  Members help to shape  our school's planned program for Single Site Student Achievement.  The council meets six times per year.  We are looking for five parents to serve on our SSC so please consider joining us.  The Nomination form is accessible on this link.  Please return it to the middle school secretary, Lea Trimble.

8th Grade Excellence Awards

VCMS will be honoring our best 8th grade students Wednesday morning, June 1st at 8:45.  Teachers will present the awards and say a few words about each student.  This is a very special honor for our promoting 8th grade students. 

8th Grade "Black & White" Dinner Dance

On Saturday, June 4th, all eligible 8th grade VCMS students are invited to attend the dinner dance.  Besides dinner, there will be entertainment, dancing and amazing prizes all included in the $20.00 ticket price.  Please select this link for more information, dress guidelines, and the permission slip.

New Student info and forms

 If you are a returning student or someone enrolling in the school district for the first time, please click on this link for a complete enrollment packet.  The 2016-2017 forms are available for returning students, select the link on the left side of the page (Returning students 2016-17). VCMS registration will be in mid August 2016, please watch your mail this summer


All students will be issued an iPad.  Please complete the iPad Agreement form by using the link below.

Free & Reduced Price Meals

A new application must be completed each school year to determine eligibility for your family.

Click here for the applications

Middle School Dress Standards

Before embarking on school shopping, please keep the dress code in mind. Students have the opportunity to make individual choices from a range of clothing and grooming styles. However, any form of ...more

VCMS Student Handbook

Please read the handbook to learn about the middle school.

English Handbook                        Spanish Handbook


Bwol1VICMAEb4mF.jpgWe have some exciting new choices for breakfast and lunch this year. Please take a look at the new menu.

Upcoming Events

2015-2016 school calendar

Here is the 2015-16 district calendar.


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