In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., there is no school on Monday, January 16. Follow the link below to view Dr. King's iconic speech "I Have a Dream." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vP4iY1TtS3s
Wishing everyone a wonderful and safe winter break. School resumes on January 9, 2023. See you next year!
Today, we honor all those who have served. Thank you, Veterans!
Today, October 10, 2022, is recognized by our State as Indigenous Peoples Day. In honor of this day, Michigan educators and individuals at all levels of the education system now have greater access to information and resources to support their ongoing understanding of Indigenous peoples and the Tribal Nations and Tribal communities that share geography with Michigan. To learn more, visit: https://www.michigan.gov/mde/resources/indigenous-education
September 15, 2022 - October 15, 2022 is National Hispanic Heritage Month! Pay tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society. Click here for more information: https://www.hispanicheritagemonth.gov/
Happy First Day of School! We're excited to have students back and are looking forward to a great year!
Paving the Way to Self Determination is a program developed to support children with developmental disabilities (ages birth-12) and their families raise expectations people have for them by introducing the concepts and tools they need to lead self-determined lives. Follow this link to learn more: https://www.dnswm.org/services_menu/independent-living/paving-the-way-to-self-determination/
Have a wonderful and safe 4th of July Weekend!
Wishing everyone a safe and happy Juneteenth. To learn more about this holiday, visit: https://www.juneteenth.com/.
Have a fun and safe summer vacation!
Kalamazoo Nature Center is offering a new Neurodiversity Naturalist Camp (ages 5-8) and Neurodiversity Adventure Camp (ages 9-12) this summer. For more information, visit: https://naturecenter.org/programs/camp/neurodiversity-camps/
There is no school for students or staff on Monday, May 30, 2022. Wishing you a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend!
Happy Educator Appreciation Week!
VBISD is hiring! Check out our openings here: https://www.applitrack.com/vbisd/onlineapp/default.aspx
SAVE THE DATE! The 4th Annual VBISD Behavior Conference is November 4, 2022. Registration opens this fall. This fully virtual event is FREE!