News & Upcoming

Building Closed-No After School Activities

Due to today’s evacuation, all after school activities have been cancelled.  The building is to remain locked until school opens tomorrow morning.  Seniors may retrieve their cars from campus, but will not be allowed in the building. Students can retrieve their belongings in the morning.

Blood Drive June 3

The third Blood Drive of the school year will take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 from 7:45am-3:15pm in the Voorhees High School Main Gym.  Students will have the opportunity to sign up in homeroom during the week of May 25 in order to donate.  All walk-in donors from the community are always welcome and will be given first priority in line.  Any students that are 16 years of age as of June 3rd will be eligible to donate with a signed parent permission form, NJ Blood Services Consent Form for 16 yr old Donors.  Seniors who donate twice during this school year will receive a red cord to wear during the graduation ceremony.

Any and all questions related to the Blood Drive can be directed to Marc McGeehan at mmcgeehan@nhvweb.net.

Sports Registration Online using Family ID

The Athletics Department will be using Family ID to complete sports registration online.

Click here for more information regarding registering online.

Year End Information for Graduates

As June 16th approaches, the faculty and administration are looking forward to the graduation ceremony and all other activities leading up to this important event.  This is a time of celebration and excitement.  We extend an invitation to all students and parents to attend our Senior Awards Night, scheduled for 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in the auditorium.  Families of those receiving awards will be contacted by mail roughly ten days before the ceremony.

Commencement will be held on Tuesday, June 16th, at 5:00 P.M. rain or shine.  (more…)

Voorhees 2014-2015 3rd Marking Period Honor Rolls

Please click here to view the 3rd Marking Period Honor Rolls.

NJ Biology Competency Test May 26-27

This year, the state mandated New Jersey Biology Competency Test will be administered on Tuesday, May 26th and Wednesday, May 27th.  As noted in a memo from the NJ Department of Education, All New Jersey public high school students, regardless of grade level, who are enrolled in a first-year biology course any time during the 2014-15 school year, must take the NJ Biology Competency Test.

Please carefully review the following information concerning the testing schedule and operations: (more…)

2015 Voorhees Field Hockey Night League

Click here for more information regarding the Field Hockey Night League.

Student Election Forms

Click here for more information regarding Student Election Forms.

Students Accepted to All-State Choirs

Over the past two weekends, approximately 1,100 students auditioned to be in the 2015-2016 New Jersey All-State Choirs.  The Voorhees Music Department is proud to announce that four students were accepted into the ensembles.  Jesse Hann, Alex Ratsimor, and David Thompson, were accepted into the Mixed Choir and Emily Woods was accepted into the Women’s Choir.  (more…)

Order Your 2015 Yearbook Today!

The 2015 Yearbook is currently on sale for $70.00. The price will make its final increase on April 30, so order today for the best pricing option. The online sales will close on May 2, so order today to use your credit card! Please note that once we sell out books, we will have no more available to purchase, so order your book today to guarantee one! To order: www.yearbookordercenter.com and use code 4917. 

Voorhees Cheerleading Fall 2015

For ANYONE (new and returning) interested in trying out for fall 2015 cheer, there is a MANDATORY cheer clinic being held by the VHS cheer coaches May 4th – May 7th.  Click here for more details. Contact booster club officers at voorheescheer@gmail.com with any questions.

Summer Arts Camp

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The North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District is offering a two-week summer arts camp for students currently in 6th, 7th and 8th grades for the 2014-2015 school year who are interested in the arts: music, theater/dance, fashion design, visual arts and media arts. Dates:  July 13 to 16 and July 20 to 23, 2015.  Click here for more information. Deadline to register is June 1, 2015.

National Student Athlete Day – Monday, April 6, 2015

National Student Athlete Day was created to honor student athletes who have achieved excellence both in the classroom and on the playing field, while having made significant contributions to their school and/or communities.  This event is nationally recognized on April 6 and is co-sponsored by the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS), Northeastern University’s Center for the Study of Sport in Society (Sport in Society), the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and the National Federation of State High School Associations.

This is the list of Voorhees Student-Athletes being recognized:

Dana Christensen Cheerleading Nicole Kozak Swimming -Girls
Amanda Cabot Cheerleading Anna Babiuk-Murray Swimming -Girls
Nicholas Raefski Cross Country – Boys  William Passera Swimming -Boys
Christopher Thompson Cross Country – Boys  Jan Risse Swimming -Boys
Erin McLaughlin Cross Country – Girls Eleanor Brakewood Winter Track – Girls
Meaghan Driscoll Cross Country – Girls Nathaniel Silberman Winter Track – Boys
Lauren Pianucci Field Hockey Matthew Suchovic Winter Track – Boys
Charlee Wood Field Hockey Sara Varga Winter Track – Girls
Philip D’Armiento Football Harley Sacks Wrestling
Michael Trudel Football Jacob Nemeth Wrestling
Carter Christie Soccer – Boys Tobias Cozzolino Baseball
Michael Walsh Soccer – Boys Charles Garrett Baseball
Mary Jolly Soccer – Girls Nathanael Henderson Boys Lax
Caroline Clark Soccer – Girls Michael Snellen Boys Lax
Sierra Yetka Tennis Girls Abigail Flagler Girls LAX
Margaret Vitale Tennis Girls Hannah Ryan Girls LAX
Kaitlyn Welch Volleyball George Wilhelms Golf 
Samantha Hassold Volleyball Landon Cordova Golf 
Kyle Pierson Basketball – Boys Rachel Katzenberger Softball
Sean Szymczak Basketball – Boys Sarah Newgarde Softball
Erin Hollyfield Basketball – GIrls George Durrant Tennis – Boys
Victoria Furka Basketball – GIrls Kyle Reiter Tennis – Boys
Kyra Baumstark Fencing – Girls Timothy Waldron Track – Boys
Kelsey Jones Fencing – Girls Kutin Manu Track – Boys
Jesse Acevedo Fencing – Boys Jessica Schneider Spring Track – Girls
Andrew Sponaugle Fencing – Boys Olivia Holthaus Spring Track – Girls

Principal’s Newsletter March-April 2015

Please click on the following link to read the Principal’s Newsletter for March-April 2015 - VHS Principals Newsletter March-April 2015

Student Parking Passes for 2015-2016

REQUIRED FOR PARENTS WANTING STUDENT PARKING PASSES NEXT YEAR  (more…)

2015 VHS Wrestling Summer Camp

Click VHS Wrestling Summer Camp 2015 for the registration form and more detailed information.

Voorhees Wins Mock Trial County Championship

Voorhees High School’s Mock Trial Team won the county championship on January 22!  Congratulations to the team and its advisor, Ms. Kathy Manz.  The team moves on to the regional competition which will be held on February 5.  Good luck Voorhees!

Education Foundation Launches 3rd Annual Founding Partners Campaign

The Voorhees High School Education Foundation (VHSEF) is kicking off its 3rd Annual Founding Partners Campaign.  Please click here to read the campaign letter.  Click here for the donation form.  To date, the VHSEF has raised $49,500 and made multiple donations to the high school.  Details are in the campaign letter.  To learn more about the VHSEF, please visit www.vhsef.org.

2010 VHS Graduate Starts Theatre Company

2010 Voorhees Graduate, Rose Bochner, has started a new theatre company with co-founder Dan Hasse called Shakespeare in the Square in New York City.  Below is more information on the company and its upcoming performance of Romeo and Juliet:

SHAKESPEARE IN THE SQUARE is the city’s newest group of young professionals bringing a fresh perspective to classical theatre. The founders, Dan Hasse and Rose Bochner, recent gradates of NYU Tisch School of the Arts, created the company as freshmen, performing in Washington Square Park over the last four years. This winter they are continuing to lead this new generation of Shakespeareans to Off-Broadway, while still maintaining the outdoor-NYU program. (more…)

Donation from VHS Education Foundation

A message from the Voorhees High School Education Foundation

The VHSEF is pleased to announce its donation of $9,095 towards the purchase of Theater Drapes for the auditorium stage.  This donation was approved/accepted by the Board of Education at their meeting on November 19th.  “I am so appreciative of the money to replace the damaged old drapery. It has needed to be done for quite some time now, and will greatly improve the look of all events that occur in the theater,” said Nancy Lomas-Reynolds, Director of the VHS Drama Club.     (more…)