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Viking Sports Wrap


JV Girls Basketball
The JV Lady Vikings defeated Westwood 37-33 last night in the final game of the season. Scorers were Destiny Coleman 11 pts, Tykiera Wiley and Tiara Sumpter 6 pts each, Kamryn Beaman 4 pts, Malaysia Irby, Kymber Lee, Alexis Mikell, Jordan Vaughn and Zoey Wilson all with 2 pts. Thanks for your support this season.

B-Team Boys Basketball
B-Team finished the season last night on a very strong note winning against Westwood 42 - 27. This was the best complete game the team played the entire year. The leading scorers in the game were Dallin Brown with 13 points and Michael Neal with 12 points. Great fight and development by the entire team the whole year!

Save The Date SVEF Auction Feb. 20th


Senior Krishna Gorrepati Develops App

Krishna Gorrepati

Krishna Gorrepati, a senior at SVHS, recently presented at the Superintendent's Business and Education Alliance meeting in front of a large group consisting of prominent business and education leaders. Krishna developed an app that gives seniors detailed information about colleges and universities throughout the country that will enable them to make better decisions regarding their college selections. Krishna received training and assistance through a joint venture between R2I2 and Midlands Tech through a satellite class on developing phone apps. 

Blind Date with a Book


Students can take a chance by selecting a book they haven’t seen or touched when they choose to have a blind date with a book.. A popular event in the library each year, library staff select a variety of books and “surprise” participating students who take a chance they will like the book they select based only on a teaser posted on the outside of the gift-wrapped books. The event continues through the end of February.

Job Opportunities for Students


The Columbia Fireflies will hold a job fair to fill more than 300 seasonal and part-time positions at a job fair on Saturday, February 13th. The team's inaugural season at the new Spirit Communications Park, which opens April 14th, requires a complete hiring blitz to fill positions for everything from field maintenance crew to concessions to parking, video production, and even the mascot.

Applicants must be at least 16 years of age, and some positions do require specific skills and previous experience. To start the process now, visit ColumbiaFireflies.com to download an application, and then bring the completed application along with your resume to the Job Fair. Anyone who is unable to attend the job fair should complete the application, scan that along with a copy of your resume, and email it to info@columbiafireflies.com

SV Graphics and CATE Students Design Logo



Spring Valley Graphics and CATE students worked on a new and updated logo design for the company " Aerial Media Solutions." This project gave the students the opportunity to gain real-life experience designing for a real client. It was hard and tedious but mostly rewarding. View the video above to learn more about their experience.