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VTHS’ Beginning Italian Classes Introduced to Real World Italy

  In order to bring a real-world experience to her Italian students, Mrs. Barbara Simmons invited Mr. Salvatore Vizzini to her classroom and speak to the students about Italian culture, geography, and traditions. Mr. Vizzini, grandfather of Mrs. Simmons’s student Olivia Vizzini,  led an engaging discussion with Italian I CP classes in order to provide […]

VTHS Life Skills Students Shop for Season of Hope

Students in the Life Skills Programs at Vernon Township High School used profits from their businesses (Bow-Wow Biscuits, Holiday Wrapping and Breakfast Club) to buy presents at the Galleria Mall for local families in need.  The students donated the presents to Season of Hope which is part of Project Self-Sufficiency.  For the educational component of […]

National Art Honor Society Inductions

Vernon High School Inducts Students into Art Honor Society   Twenty-one students were recently inducted into the Vernon Township High School Chapter of the National Art Honor Society.  The ceremony was presided over by Aileen Bancroft, president, Allie Hansen, vice president and Tara Cartier, secretary/treasurer. Senior artists inducted were:  Michaela Ambuter, Klarissa Burwell, Corinne Chiarchiaro, […]

VTHS Photo Students Share Talents

  Mrs. Theresa Sabia took her Photo Major class from Vernon Township High School down to the Lounsberry Hollow Middle School recently so they could collaborate with the faculty and administrators on the best options for taking photos of teachers, classrooms and the school environment for their website.  They also donated some of their own […]

Day of the Dead Arises as Opportunity to Bring Language and Foods Studies Together

Mrs. Sue Nadeau (left) demonstrates to Spanish language students the proper technique for breaking an egg as they prepare to bake bread in honor of their Day of the Dead Celebration at Vernon Township High School. The Day of the Dead is celebrated November 1 and 2 in Latin American countries to honor their departed […]