Eclipse Day Experience: Students Launch Research Balloons Into Stratosphere

Naveen Chithin, Tyson Ansani, and Jackson McFadden helped launch a research balloon into the stratosphere on "Eclipse Day!"  Read about their experience here

Thank you to these students and Ms. Vaught for representing Spring Valley so well in this event.

Welcome Back to School Vikings!


Welcome back-to-school Vikings! Today, it was back to school for our students as they came with their backpacks and their schedules in hand. This is an exciting time for our students as they look forward to new classes, new teachers and making new friends. The faculty and staff welcomed our students back-to-school for the 2017-2018 school year and have planned an exciting year, filled with new educational experiences. We are looking forward to a wonderful school year! GO VIKINGS!

Sign-Up for Naviance for College Events Happening at SVHS


Viking Parents,

In an effort to make sure we keep you informed on college events happening at Spring Valley and district wide,  we encourage all parents to sign up to receive updates on our Naviance system. 

Follow these steps to ensure you receive messages sent through Naviance to your student. 

1. Log on to Naviance.com 
2. Select "Sign In" in the top right corner and Select 'Students & Families" 
3. Enter the school zip code
4. Your students log in is: 
username: school email (example: 01234567@richland2.org)
password: 6 digit birthday (mmddyy)
5. To add yourself, go to the About Me tab, find Profile, & Add New Parent


You will only receive information pertaining to your students grade level. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Lisa Bishton, the SVHS College Specialist at lbishton@richland2.org. We look forward to working with you and your child this year!

Save The Date: SVEF 18th Golf Tournament Sept. 18th


The Spring Valley Education Foundation's 18th Annual Viking Golf Tournament will be held at The Members Club at Woodcreek on Monday, September 18th, 2017. We invite you to join us for an exciting day of competitive/fun golf, great food, more fun and prizes - all for a very worthy cause. 

SPONSOR PACKAGES*
Title Sponsor $5,000
6 Entry Fees + 6 Mulligan & Raffle packages
Drive Up & Club House Name Recognition

Tournament Sponsor $2,000
4 Entry Fees
Drive Up & Club House Name Recognition

Cart Sponsor $1,000
4 Entry Fees
Cart Name Recognition
Hole Sponsor $500
2 Entry Fees
Hole Sign Recognition

Tee/Green Sponsor $300
1 Entry Fee
Green Sign Recognition

Practice Tee Sponsor $200
1 Entry Fee
Practice Tee Sign Recognition

Event Gift In Kind Donors
Entry Fees & Signage commensurate with value of donation

Event Prize Donors
Sponsor Sign Recognition

*All Sponsors and Donors will be recognized on Spring Valley High School Electronic Marquee sign, in Viking Update Blog plus on school and Foundation Facebook & Twitter social media sites, and early birds in email blasts.
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For more information please contact Dusty Broadway-Amick at 803.699.3500 ext. 69061

Spring Valley Cheer Car Wash - Saturday, August 26th

Tickets can be purchased from a cheerleader at school OR you can just drop-by.

Varsity and JV Football Practice Canceled for Monday!

Varsity and JV football practice has been canceled for Monday, August 21st!

First Week of School - Schedule

**All students will receive an e-mail on Monday night with their homeroom (advisory) information (they can also see it on their schedule in PowerSchool).  Students will report directly to homeroom (advisory) on Tuesday, August 22.  The schedule for the week is below.**

**If you missed the Fresh Start Parent Meeting, information from that meeting will be sent out next week.**

First Week of School - Schedule:

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 
Advisory 8:40 – 8:55 
1st period 9:00 – 9:47 
2nd period 9:52 – 10:38 
3rd period 10:43 – 11:34 
4th period 11:39 – 12:25 
Lunch 12:25 – 1:00 
5th period 1:05 – 1:51 
6th period 1:56 – 2:42 
7th period 2:47 – 3:33 

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 
Early Bird 7:30 – 8:25 
Advisory 8:40 – 8:55 
1st period 9:00 – 9:47 
2nd period 9:52 – 10:38 
3rd period 10:43 – 11:34 
4th period 11:39 – 12:25 
Lunch 12:25 – 1:00 
5th period 1:05 – 1:51 
6th period 1:56 – 2:42 
7th period 2:47 – 3:33 

Thursday August 24, 2017 
Early Bird 7:30 – 8:25 
Advisory 8:40 – 8:55 
1st period 9:00 – 9:47 
2nd period 9:52 – 10:38 
3rd period 10:43 – 11:34 
4th period 11:39 – 12:25 
Lunch 12:25 – 1:00 
5th period 1:05 – 1:51 
6th period 1:56 – 2:42 
7th period 2:47 – 3:33 

Friday, August 25, 2017