Contact Us

Phone: 276-523-1290
Fax: 276-523-6804

Address:
2 Champions Ave
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219

Principal:
Dr. Dan Roop
droop@wisek12.org

Assistant Principal:
Jason Hicks
jhicks@wisek12.org


Guidance:
Michelle Salyer
msalyer@wisek12.org

Emil Schenck
eschenck@wisek12.org

Calendar

Morning Announcements
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
End Date/Time:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Description:

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

 

 

Good Morning Union!

 

Happy Birthday today to Michelangelo, born on this day is 1475.

 

Seniors:  Please make sure you see Mrs. Blanken  by Friday to sign the senior shirt design. Also, orders and money for senior apparel are due Wednesday, March 14 and doughnut orders are due Thursday, March 15.

 

Band members: just a reminder that the final February Band Disney trip payment is past due. Please pay this ASAP. 

 

There will be concert band assessment practice today from 5:15-6:30 in the UHS Bandroom.

 

Any students in grades 8-12 who are interested in participating in flag/color guard for the fall may attend practice after school on Wednesday from 3:45-5:30. You do not need to be a current member of the band to participate.

 

Any student who is interested in being a part of the UHS Marching drum line for the fall, there will be practice after school at UHS on Thursday from 3:45-5:00. Please contact Zeke Owens for more information.

 

The Girls Soccer Team will be holding an all day bake sale today through Friday.

 

FBLA members, if you tested or competed please see Mrs. Crabtree for a permission form for the awards conference at UVA-Wise.  

 

If anyone is interested in the Europe trip please see Mr. Tiller at lunch today or after school to get the information packet for tomorrow's meeting. 

 

Sales of Yudabands have been suspended until new bands arrive.. Tickets for Yudaband T-shirts may be purchased from Miss Carico. Ticket prices are $1 each, 3 tickets for $2 and 10 for $5. Shirts come in colors of Blue, Yellow and Orange and range in size from Small to 2X Large. For every $50.00 in ticket sales, two shirts will be given away. 

 

Prom tickets are now on sale, $20 for individuals and $35 for couples. Please see Mrs. Menneguin or Mrs. Lewis.

 

There will be JV and Varsity Football after-school lifting from 3:30-5:00 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

 

Seniors, please listen to this very important announcement: If you plan to attend Mountain Empire Community College this summer after graduation or in the fall, please come by the guidance office to sign up. Even if this is a back-up plan for you, make sure you sign up. 

 

Applications and brochures for Governor's School are now available in the guidance office. Please stop by for one if you are interested.

 

The Nick England Memorial Scholarship is now available. Please come by guidance for the application

 

Juniors, applications are now available for the UVA-Early College Academy. If you are intersted, please come by guidance office for an application packet.

 

As the weather gets warmer, please remember to abide by the dress code. Shorts must be fingertip or longer on the sides. Athletic shorts must still extend past your fingertips at the shortest point.

 

The Soccer Scrimmage at Virginia High has been postponed until March 14th.

 

Today for lunch we will be having

Popcorn Chicken

w/Wheat Roll

Mashed Potatoes

Broccoli

Chilled Fruit

Choice of Milk

 

As we begin another day, let us pause for a moment of silence.......

 

Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance: I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all.

Owned by UHS Admin On Monday, March 5, 2018