On May 26, 2015, all sophomore students will participate in the ASVAB Career Exploration Program. The program is designed to help students learn more about themselves and the world of work, identify and explore potentially satisfying occupations, and develop an effective strategy to realize their goals. (more…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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.
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 email@example.com with any questions.
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 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:
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!
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 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…)
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…)
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The Voorhees High School Education Foundation (VHSEF) is a non-profit, all volunteer organization founded in 2012, providing grants, scholarships and recognition for faculty, students and staff of Voorhees High School.