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TEAM National Competition Formerly JETS

7/9/16 Congratulations to the Terre Haute South Vigo High School Science TEAMS who competed at National Competition in the Gaylord Resort, Nashville, Tennessee, June 28-July 1, 2016. Both TEAM A and TEAM B competed in the written essay, prepared presentation, and problem solving during the three day event. The South Science TEAMS won Overall Champions in the Regional TEAMS competition held on the Rose-Hulman University campus on February 18, 2016. TEAM B placed 2nd in the State of Indiana while TEAM A placed 3rd.
The TEAMS are coached by Mrs. Melanie Huber, South Science Department Chair, AP/A Chemistry teacher and Mr. Grant Tryon, Biology teacher.

Pictures are attached:  TEAM A from left to right front row Mr. Grant Tryon, Chaman Kumar, Harleen Kaur, Maria Martinez, Mrs. Melanie Huber; from left to right second row Luke Yeagley, John Dalloul, Christopher Ray TEAM B from left to right front row Mrs. Melanie Huber, Zoe Douglas, Sakshi Rathod, Mr. Grant Tryon from left to right second row Sophia Royeca, Jacob Carson, Maddy Jaeger.

Congratulations CNA Students

This past week we had the following students pass the CNA exam. If you happen to see them today, please congratulate them!!! The test consisted of 2 parts: 100 question written portion and a skills portion. The students had to memorize and be able to demonstrate 7 Resident care procedures, that they drew out randomly (out of 72) in front of the state's tester. They did awesome!
Janie Bennett
Ze'Caleb Lyle
Leah Spears
Keiara Norton
Katelin Smith
Alie Abrell
Elaisha Barbee
Angel Belcher
Makayla Clutter
William Fairrow
Adejiona Gunn
Sarah Griffin
China Ladd
Autumn Montgomery
Sofia Saylor

Student Council Officers 2016

2016 Student Council Officers:
President-Anna Liebermann
Vice President-Molly Essig
Secretary -Marriah McKillop
Treasurer-Emily Liebermann

Year End B3 Winners

The winners for the end of the year drawings for the B3 positive behavior tickets are:

Senior Baylee Hauer won a 32" TV
Junior Kachelle Smith won a 12" Laptop
Sophmore Tristin Hudson won a FitBit Charge HR
Freshman Ethan Jackson won Beat Headphones

Kaylee Snowden, Hannah Fink, and Kristen Ferguson all won $25 LeNails gift cards.

Christa Foust won a $50 gift card to Mike's Market for the staff drawing.

Congratulations to all!!

Terre Haute South-Home of Mr./Ms. Science and Mr./Ms. Math

Terre Haute South is proud to announce we have had two more statewide Mr. and Ms. Science Award winners.  Thank you to the Science Department led by Mrs. Melanie Huber, we can proudly say that we have the 2016 Mr. and Mrs. Science for Indiana. The winners are Ms. Tinyue Cui and Mr. Sabin Karki.  With this award, they are the top two Science students in Indiana.
Sabine and Rita

CTE Awards Winners

Congratulations to South CTE Awards winners.
CTE Winners

New Student Orientation-Thursday August 4th

Freshman and New Student Orientation
Thursday August 4th from 12:00-3:45pm

Students can start being dropped off at 11:30 on the south side of the school by the gym doors. Orientation will begin promptly at 12:00pm. Freshman can be picked up after 3:45.
Any questions, email Mr. Stephens at jrs3@vigoschools.org.

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This notice is to inform you about a significant change in the Wabash Valley Community Foundation Scholarship Program. The WVCF provides nearly 40 scholarships to Vigo County students, including the Eli Lilly Scholarship which provides full tuition to any Indiana College or University. The application process is done online and letters of recommendation must be done online, as well. The significant change is in the time frame by which to complete this application. The time frame is July 15th through August 22nd. Once the deadline is reached, they will no longer accept applications. The website to apply is: www.wvcf.com.

Terre Haute South Welcomes Our Three Newest Hall of Distinction Members

Here are the newest members of the Hall of Distinction. 

Milan Chakraborty  was a member of the Terre Haute South class of 1996. He resides today in Los Angeles, California .  He is Head of Production of Attic Line Films, an independent multimedia film production located in Hollywood and has workedfor Warner Brothers and New Line Cinema.  Chakraborty’s credits include work on Superman Returns; V For Vendetta; One Tree Hill; Batman Begins; Dukes of Hazzard;And The Lifeguard, starring Kristen Bell.  He has attended multiple Sundance and Cannes film festivals.

Captain Christopher Mills, United States Navy, graduated from South High School in 1987.  He is currently the Military Assistant to the Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Information Operations at the Pentagon.  After serving his initial fleet tour with the navy’s Elite Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron, Captain Mills became an instructor in weapons and tactics.  He developed and implemented joint fighter/helicopter maritime and support procedures and also served as a naval liaison to the United States Army’s 6th Cavalry supporting the defense of South Korea.  Captain has been awarded numerous personal awards including the Defense Meritorious Service Medal.

Stephen Morris, PhD was a member of the Terre Haute South class of 1976. His efforts have established him as a leader in the fight against chemical, biological and nuclear terrorism.  He currently is the Senior Director of Program Management and Ebola Vaccine Development for NewLink Genetics and Bio-Protection Systems.  In addition to his work developing a vaccine for the Ebola virus, Dr. Morris has been active in the development of vaccines for smallpox and anthrax and served as the senior scientist and project team leader in efforts to provide protections against the plague. He resides today in Rockville, Maryland.

Attention Parents

On our parents tab, we now have a page featuring all Terre Haute South faculty's emails.

Faculty-New Sign In/Out Sheet

Mrs. Luna-Schatz has created a new sign in sheet for your classrooms. Feel free to use it.
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New Website Administration

Please send all website questions, announcements, etc. to Ed Jarvis, edj@vigoschools.org

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