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Vicenza Middle School

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Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The first case in the United States was announced on January 21, 2020. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.

Vicenza Middle School is the only 6-8 school in the South District. Student population is approximately 300 students and 40 teachers and support staff. VMS opened Fall 2010.

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VMS Speech and Debate Tournament Jan 15 2020
Speech and Debate 2020
VMS students who participated in this year's tournament.
Results for Debate:
1st place- Jaycee VanHoozer and Amaya Sahlberg
2nd place- London Isabell and Victoria Sibley
3rd place- Maelyn Toale and Peyton Sahlberg
4th place- Anna Ovsijenko and Nysa Alvarez
Results for Humorous and/or Dramatic Interpretation:
1st Place- Paige Harrell
2nd Place- Christian Briggs
3rd place- Abby Shin
Results for Impromptu:
1st Place- Emellie Cruz
2nd Place- Paige Harrell
3rd Place- Amaya Sahlberg
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Vicenza MS School Hours

Grade Regular Hours Summer Hours
6 - 8 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  (Monday - Friday)  
It is the responsibility of the parents or guardians to notify the school every time a student is absent.

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DoDEA VISION Statement:

Excellence in education for every student, every day, everywhere.

DoDEA Mission Statement:

Educate, Engage, and Empower Military-Connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

Goals and Key Result Indicators:

  • Goal 1: STUDENT EXCELLENCE
    Challenge and prepare each student to maximize their academic growth and well-being for college, career, and life.
  • Goal #2:  SCHOOL EXCELLENCE
    Develop and sustain each school to be high performing within a culture of innovation, collaboration, continuous improvement, and caring relationships.
  • Goal #3: TALENT EXCELLENCE
    Recruit, develop, empower, and retain a high performing workforce that reflects the diversity of our students.
  • Goal #4:  ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE
    Build an enduring, accountable and responsive organization that provides appropriate resources, direction, and support to accomplish the mission.
  • Goal #5: OUTREACH EXCELLENCE
    Partner with internal and external stakeholders and industry leaders to advance student and organizational success.

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