VCJH 8th Grade Parent Welcome to VCHS
We warmly welcome you to Valley Christian High School
Join us as we discuss how to help your student transition from VCJH to VCHS and learn about the expanded opportunities that VCHS has to offer. We are so excited to continue to partner with you for the next four years!
Principal’s Welcome - Rehearsal Hall
Break-Out Session 1
Break-Out Session 2
Break-Out Session 3
Please select one of the topics listed below to attend during each Break-Out Session. Topics are available at each session.
Break-Out Session Topics & Locations
Conservatory of the Arts
Prayer Chapel, Conservatory Building
BEI (Business & Entrepreneurship Initiative)
Library Classroom, Conservatory Building
Academic & College Counseling
Theatre, Education Building
AMSE (Applied Math, Science, & Engineering Institute)
Rehearsal Hall, Conservatory Building
Mat Room (Wrestling Room), Gym Building
Course Selection Checklist
Attend tonight’s Warrior Welcome
Review the VCHS Course Catalog at learn.vcs.net/course
Attend the Counselor Connect on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, which will provide detailed guidance regarding course selection.
Look for a Class Choice email with directions in Mid-March explaining how to select courses for 9th grade.
Eighth grade students attend the High School Course Fair during lunch on Wednesday, March 29.
Course selections must be completed through Class Choice by April 6, 2023 at 3:00pm.
Dr. Jennifer Silva-Griffin, email@example.com
Vice Principal of Academics
Alexis Schneider, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice Principal of Student Life
Nathan Smith, email@example.com
VCHS Academic & College Counseling
Dean of Academic and College Counseling
Heidi Vals, firstname.lastname@example.org
Alysia Kinkel, email@example.com
BEI, VP/Director K-12
Hannah Kim, firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Selection Support for Eighth Graders
Shari Gambello, email@example.com
AMSE Institute, VP/Director K-12
Danny Kim, firstname.lastname@example.org
Conservatory of the Arts, VP/Director K-12
Troy Gunter, email@example.com
VP/Director of K-12 Athletics and Physical Education
Eric Scharrenberg, firstname.lastname@example.org
HS Athletic Director
Ryan Realini, email@example.com
High School Resources
VCS HIGH SCHOOL
Since being founded in 1960, Valley Christian High School (VCHS) offers engaging academics partnered with award-winning programs in art, business, science, and athletics to support students in cultivating their God-given talents in a customized college preparatory program. The student community embodies the Christian spirit through global and Bay Area-focused service projects, laying the foundation for students to graduate and live lives of character, service, and influence.
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