RETURN TEXTBOOKS

Students who still have textbooks from last year need to return them to avoid being charged the full replacement cost. Books can be turned in to the fee office Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Thank you for your cooperation.

SAVE THE DATE: OPEN HOUSE SEPT. 17TH


Please join us for Open House, Tuesday, September 17th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM, in the Spring Valley Commons. Meet your student's teachers, counselors, and administrators. Follow SVHS online (Viking Update).

PAYING FOR COLLEGE WORKSHOP


On October 1, 2019, Spring Valley High School will host a Financial Aid Night, which will start at 6:00 PM in the Spring Valley High School Auditorium. The comprehensive financial aid presentation will be conducted by the University of South Carolina Financial Aid Office. This will be a great opportunity for parents and students to have a collaborative dialogue on best practices for the financial aid and scholarships process. It is also important to know that October 1, 2019, officially opens the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). More information will be given about FAFSA during the presentation.




Job Opportunities for Students



Juniors and Seniors – Old Navy @ Village At Sandhill is Hiring! 
Become a This Way Ahead Brand Associate

Job Description 
An eligible candidate for this position must successfully complete job readiness training at one of Gap Inc.’s This Way Ahead nonprofit partners. The following describes the general nature and level of work but is not inclusive of all duties. The Sales Associate is responsible for:

  • Interacting with customers and employees to create a positive, friendly environment;
  • Maximizing sales by ensuring a neat, clean and organized store; 
  • Coordinating with leaders, stock and other sales associates to ensure a positive, friendly and efficient customer experience; 
  • Acknowledging and assisting customers, locating merchandise, answering questions quickly and accurately; 
  • Offering style and outfit suggestions to the customer, utilizing mannequins and displays for inspiration; 
  • Knowing and offering information to the customer on current merchandise assortment, store promotions and events; 
  • Offering brand credit card to every customer; encouraging cardholders to use the card;
  • Preventing theft and loss through positive customer engagement and application of Gap Inc. loss prevention techniques; 
  • Performing all cash wrap transactions accurately; encouraging participation in the customer opinion survey; 
  • Upholding all company policies as outlined in the Policy & Procedure guide, including Code of Business Conduct and the Employee Policy Guide; 
  • Meeting or exceeding company productivity standards for all operational processes.

Qualifications
Has successfully completed This Way Ahead job readiness training at one of Gap Inc.’s This Way Ahead nonprofit partners
Demonstrated time management and organizational skills;
Proven communication skills;
Passion for extraordinary customer service;
Attention to detail;
Ability to receive feedback and take action when appropriate;
Ability to prioritize tasks;
Ability to effectively maneuver around sales floor and stockroom;
Ability to effectively communicate with customers and store personnel;
Repetitive bending, prolonged standing, twisting, stooping, squatting, and climbing;
Ability to lift and carry 30 lbs.;
Ability to work with/around cleaning chemicals;
Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business, which will require evening and weekend shifts.


Click this link to apply online: 
https://gapinc.taleo.net/careersection/30000/jobdetail.ftl?job=276340&lang=en&sns_id


Spring Valley Math Team


Auditions for the Fall Play


Spring Valley Boys Soccer Interest Meeting

Greetings fellow Vikings,
The boy's soccer team will have an interest meeting on Wednesday, September 18th at 6pm in the multi-purpose room. Parents are encouraged to attend. I will introduce my new coaching staff and cover various important topics related to the 2020 season. Please make the time to attend this meeting.