VINCENNES COMMUNITY

SCHOOL CORPORATION

Message from Mr. Parsley

Welcome VCSC families and friends to the start of the 2020/2021 school year!  Albeit we welcome a new school year that will come with more challenges and unknowns than any other school year in recent memory.  This situation does not deter us. In fact, we in the VCSC are always up for challenges and with this our students, staff and community always deserve the best and the best is what they will get.

Our staff has worked diligently preparing for the start of this new school year and with this putting in as many safeguards as we possibly can.  While we and our local health officials are comfortable with the safeguards we have in place, we realize that not all parents are comfortable with where things stand and more so many of the parents from these households may have situations occurring within where underlying health conditions may be present.

To make sure we are serving the needs of all our families, the VCSC will have two learning options for the 2020-21 School Year comprised of in-person instruction or virtual instruction. This is truly a decision the parent and student must make and we respect and accept this decision. If the latter option is chosen, parents and student must understand that if they are an elementary student they are making a commitment of a minimum of nine-weeks and if they are a middle or high school student, you are making a commitment of a full semester.

It has been repeatedly stated from me that in-person instruction  is what is preferred and with this, students need that interaction with their teachers and along with this the socialization that occurs when others are together.  To me, this promotes the life-long dedicated learner.  But again, we understand in the present time, this may not be possible for every child as I do not know the inner workings of each household.

But with all of this stated, we are excited to welcome students and children back into the VCSC and whether it be in-person or virtual we desire to put our best foot forward.

If we all have learned something through the last several months, it is that we must prepare for the unknown and for times of uncertainty and with this we must be as flexible as we can be.  With this, the virtue of patience must also come into play.

What I can assure each person is that we are excited to get school re-started and more so it brings us back to a sense of somewhat normalcy but with this we also know that we must do this in the safest of all ways and I can assure you as the superintendent of the VCSC that we have worked hard to do just this.

One thing we do know for sure is that Covid-19 is with us and it is going to be with us for the foreseeable future. This means we are going to have to work as best as we can within the confines of this infection while also trying to maintain some sense of normalcy.  For us, that normalcy is conducting school.

Our students will never forget the start of this new school year and with this, they too will make memories that will forever be lasting and the stories that they will share with their own children and grandchildren and others will likely be unlike no other.

But then again, we are all experiencing these memories and lasting impressions. Let us hope that they are somewhat short-lived and at some point, during this current school year that we truly will return to what is the normal we have always known will become present again.

Until then, Go Alices!

Greg Parsley

Superintendent

Vincennes Community School Corporation

October 27, 2020
October 29, 2020
  • VCSC CPR Training@LHS

    October 29, 2020  3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Library

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  • VCSC CPR Training@LHS

    October 29, 2020  3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Library

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November 3, 2020
  • Early Dismissal - Teacher Professional Development

    November 3, 2020

    Elementary School Dismisses - 1:30
    Middle and High School Dismisses - 1:00

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  • Early Dismissal - Teacher Professional Development

    November 3, 2020

    Elementary School Dismisses - 1:30
    Middle and High School Dismisses - 1:00

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  • Franklin - Cub Scouts

    November 3, 2020  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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  • Franklin - Cub Scouts

    November 3, 2020  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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November 10, 2020
  • Franklin - Picture Retakes

    November 10, 2020  8:00 am - 10:00 am

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  • Franklin - Picture Retakes

    November 10, 2020  8:00 am - 10:00 am

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  • Franklin - Cub Scouts

    November 10, 2020  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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  • Franklin - Cub Scouts

    November 10, 2020  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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November 13, 2020
  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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November 14, 2020
  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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November 15, 2020
  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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  • CMS MUSICAL

    November 13, 2020  6:00 pm - November 15, 2020  6:00 pm

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November 23, 2020
  • VCSC Board of School Trustees' Meeting

    November 23, 2020  7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    VCSC Administration Building
    1712 S. Quail Run Road

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  • VCSC Board of School Trustees' Meeting

    November 23, 2020  7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    VCSC Administration Building
    1712 S. Quail Run Road

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November 25, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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November 26, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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November 27, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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  • NO SCHOOL = THANKSGIVING BREAK

    November 25, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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December 1, 2020
  • Early Dismissal - Teacher Professional Development

    December 1, 2020

    Elementary School Dismisses - 1:30
    Middle and High School Dismisses - 1:00

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  • Early Dismissal - Teacher Professional Development

    December 1, 2020

    Elementary School Dismisses - 1:30
    Middle and High School Dismisses - 1:00

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December 3, 2020
  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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December 4, 2020
  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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December 5, 2020
  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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December 6, 2020
  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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  • LHS DRAMA

    December 3, 2020  7:00 pm - December 6, 2020  7:00 pm

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December 13, 2020
  • CMS/LHS BAND CONCERT

    December 13, 2020  2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    ADER

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  • CMS/LHS BAND CONCERT

    December 13, 2020  2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    ADER

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  • CMS/LHS CHOIR CONCERT

    December 13, 2020  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    ADER

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  • CMS/LHS CHOIR CONCERT

    December 13, 2020  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    ADER

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December 14, 2020
  • VCSC Board of School Trustees' Meeting

    December 14, 2020  7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    VCSC Administration Building
    1712 S. Quail Run Road

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  • VCSC Board of School Trustees' Meeting

    December 14, 2020  7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    VCSC Administration Building
    1712 S. Quail Run Road

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December 21, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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December 22, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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December 23, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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December 24, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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December 25, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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December 26, 2020
  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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  • NO SCHOOL = HOLIDAY VACATION

    December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021  

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