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2015-2016 School Year

Beginning with the 2016-2017 school year, the regular school news stories
received are being posted with the regular news stories each day.

Monday, July 11, 2016
Fun continues at Valle Summer Care

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
SGMS holds fifth annual Mentor Games

Monday, June 27, 2016
Valle VBS held

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Valle VBS features Youth Night

Monday, June 20, 2016
SGMS Buddy Game Champions

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Ste. Genevieve FFA Chapter has amazing year

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
2016 SGHS Local Scholarship recipients
Principal keeps her promise, endures silly string attack
SGES graduates first pre-school class
SGHS seniors earn George Washington Carver awards
SGHS seniors receive President’s award
SGHS students earn CP seal
Students perform Snow White in German for fifth graders
Valle High School honor rolls

Monday, June 13, 2016
R-II raises transplant funds to honor memory of grad
SGES students caught being leaders
SGMS thanks WINGS supporters
Valle kindergarten Mass

Friday, June 10, 2016
FFA Ag in the Classroom and Mini Fair held
Teacher-Assistant Program at Valle

Thursday, June 9, 2016
SGMS students help tiger sanctuary
Valle celebrates

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
SGMS fundraisers celebrate success
Valle Catholic fourth graders enjoy ride on 1944 Armored Car

Monday, June 6, 2016
R-II elementaries celebrate their Write to Learn Programs
SGES students honored for perfect attendance

Friday, June 3, 2016
SGMS releases honor rolls

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
SGHS Honor Rolls
SGHS honors students for outstanding character
SGHS selects four to attend Leadership in Practice
SGMS honors students for outstanding character

Monday, May 23, 2016
SGHS releases senior honor rolls

Friday, May 20, 2016
Eighth graders spend last day at VCGS
Fourth grader honored for "Doing the Right Thing"
Middle school students bring technology to 3rd, 4th graders
Valle fourth graders create Beatitude posters
Valle students learn about WWII

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Valle students earn end of the year rewards

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
April Students of the Month honored at SGES
Valle Grade School students enjoy lunch with teachers
Valle students enjoy spring time field trips

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Citizen's Electric Safety Day!
Valle honors senior students with awards banquet

Monday, May 16, 2016
Chelsey Operle receives Steiger Scholarship
SGMS advisory raises money for Reading Express
Students wrap up year with exciting global exchange

Friday, May 13, 2016
Matthew Skaggs receives Archbishop May Service Award
SGHS SkillsUSA Chapter visits St. Louis
Valle Class of 2016 scholarship recipients are announced
Valle seniors make blankets for sheriff to give to kids

Thursday, May 12, 2016
SGHS FBLA holds award, installation banquet
SGMS announces Dragons Showing Character
Valle Catholic holds Field Day

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Valle Catholic fourth graders take tour back in time

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
SGHS selects Dragons Showing Character
Valle students enjoy lunch with teacher, principal
Valle students participate in National Day of Prayer

Monday, May 9, 2016
Alisah Pearson awarded scholarship to attend Southeast
SGHS FCCLA holds recognition banquet
SGHS students warned about texting while driving

Friday, May 6, 2016
Elks salute Students of the Month
SGMS club visits World Chess Hall of Fame

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Cake decorating class becomes fundraiser for family
Kindergarten class hears from author and illustrator
Valle fifth graders graduate from DARE
Valle students enjoys book fair and art show

Monday, May 2, 2016
Kindergarteners learn the pumpkin life cycle
SGMS students enter History Day contest
Valle completes speech season in outstanding fashion
Valle fourth graders learn about lime and limestone
Valle kindergarteners celebrate Earth Day

Friday, April 29, 2016
Abby Braun is the SGMS SGHS NJHS Star of the Month
SGHS-SGMS NJHS elects officers

Thursday, April 28, 2016
SGHS is well-represented at FBLA Leadership Conference

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Kaitlyn Abt receives Award of Excellence in art show

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Luttrell, Skaggs awarded scholarships to Southeast

Monday, April 25, 2016
Pre-schoolers learn about dental care
SGMS Chess Club hosts Call of Duty Tourney
SGMS history students participate in Mystery Skype

Friday, April 22, 2016
SGHS band receives highest rating possible at festival
SGHS welcomes French students

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
SGMS students talk politics with students in Mexico
Valle Drama Club presents play
Valle releases March Virtue List

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
First Communion at Ste. Genevieve Parish
SGHS SkillsUSA members visit Chicago

Monday, April 18, 2016
Mechanical Musketeers prepare for global competition
R-II sends 11 students to ‘Do the Right Thing’
SGHS Prom Queen, King crowned
SGMS student council donates school supplies to the hospital

Friday, April 15, 2016
Valle second graders receive ‘Brown Scapulars’

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
2016 Operation Rice Bowl
McTeacher’s night held at McDonald’s
Students participate in oral health program

Monday, April 11, 2016
Fifth grader raises $5,600 for the AHA
Patriotic Art contest winners announced

Friday, April 8, 2016
SGHS announces 2016 Prom Court
Two SGHS students win first place in MAC Word Fest
Valle juniors receive rings during special Mass

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
SGHS FCCLA takes part in state leadership conference
Valle Catholic inducts second class of students into NJHS
VGS fifth grader qualifies for state math contest
VMS Ambassadors spread ‘Good News’ about the school

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Nathan McKlin awarded scholarship to attend Southeast

Monday, April 4, 2016
Valle Catholic High School holds ‘Community Service Day’

Friday, April 1, 2016
SGES honors March Students of the Month
SGHS third quarter ‘A’ honor roll is released
Valle freshmen participate in CERT training

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Valle students say ‘Happy Birthday’ to Mary Joggerst

Monday, March 28, 2016
Chet Meyer awarded scholarship to attend Southeast
Sexauer Scholarship recipients announced

Thursday, March 24, 2016
Russell Kirkhoff wins chess tournament

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
SGMS releases honor rolls
Valle releases Virtue List
Valle sixth graders write book
Valle students dissect

Monday, March 21, 2016
SGHS students launch 'body image' campaign
Valle celebrates Feast of St. Joseph
Valle students earn ribbons at speech meet

Friday, March 18, 2016
Dr. Stanley visits Valle Catholic School
Nicole Bauman awarded scholarship to attend Southeast
Two SGMS students qualify for state history contest

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Students Awarded Scholarships to Attend Southeast
Valle seventh graders learn about animal behavior

Monday, March 14, 2016
Rotary Students of the Month lauded
SGHS Debate Team sends several to state
Valle receives ACA check

Thursday, March 10, 2016
BLES holds blood drive
SEMO Explorer visits BLES

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
SGMS, SGHS teams participate in math competition

Monday, March 7, 2016
SGMS students participate in Mystery Skype
SGMS students participate in Socratic Seminar
Two SGHS FCCLA members installed as Region 6 officers
Valle supports family

Thursday, March 3, 2016
FBLA holds fundraiser for Camp Quality
SGHS student participates in Legislative Shadowing Project
Valle students mark Dr. Seuss’ birthday

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Ste. Gen farmer directs donation to local FFA Chapter

Monday, February 29, 2016
SGES announces Students of the Month

Friday, February 26, 2016
SGHS Debate Team competes at Farmington
SGHS FBLA chapter has great success
Students take on the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Valle preschoolers learn about teeth brushing

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
MCTM Elementary School Math Contest winners announced
SGES students select Valentine king and queen
SGHS NHS helps maintain Hawn State Park trail
SGMS students collect money to find a cure for diabetes

Monday, February 22, 2016
SGHS Social Studies Society hears presentation on WW II

Friday, February 19, 2016
Valle announces poster contest winners

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Valle announces January virtue list

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
SGHS Dub Smash Video Contest winner announced
SGHS honors students as Dragons Showing Character
SGMS announces Dragons Showing Character
SGMS Buddies announce winner of dub smash video contest

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Valle places second at math competition

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
SGHS honor rolls released
SGMS chess club holds Chess and Cheeseburger Night
St. Joseph holds sailboat races during Catholic Schools Week

Monday, February 8, 2016
Missouri FFA members ‘Got Talent’
SGES green team encourages recycling
Valle celebrates Catholic Schools Week
Valle speech team competes at meet

Friday, February 5, 2016
German I students put on ‘Karneval’ for eighth graders
SGHS crowns Snowcoming King and Queen

Thursday, February 4, 2016
SGES celebrates the 100th day of school
SGMS chess club holds ‘Blitz Tournament’
SGMS students participate in Global Collaboration Project
Ste. Gen R-II students honored for doing ‘the right thing’
Tyler Jones named to Wentworth Dean's list

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Koller, Holifield receive Kindness Awards
SGES holds DARE graduation
SGHS speech and debate team competes in Springfield
SGMS students take virtual tour of agricultural museum

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
BLES Pre-K students make snowmen
Katie Grither awarded scholarship to attend Southeast
Mitchell Donze awarded scholarship to Southeast
SGES Students of the Month honored
SGMS holds spelling bee

Monday, February 1, 2016
Logan Pfaff named NJHS Star of the Month
SGHS FCCLA participates in STAR Events
St. Joseph celebrates the 100th day of school
Valle Catholic Schools mark 100th day of classes

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Valle Catholic participates in regional mass

Monday, January 25, 2016
Valle Catholic High School releases honor rolls
Valle goes to plan ‘B’ to mark a sad anniversary

Friday, January 22, 2016
Carron, Skaggs are Rotary Students of the Month

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
SGHS students help patients, families at Children’s Hospital

Monday, January 18, 2016
FCCLA members teach teamwork, anti-competitiveness
Sally Heil receives MLK Model of Justice Award
SGHS FCCLA members teach manners

Friday, January 15, 2016
BLES class has ‘Flashlight Fridays’
Chess and Cheeseburgers night held at McDonald’s
FCCLA members teach hand washing to elementary pupils

Thursday, January 14, 2016
Speech, Debate, Theatre team compete in MESA finals
Students enjoy virtual visit to museum in Norway
Students learn about St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
December Virtue students

Monday, January 11, 2016
SGMS releases honor rolls

Friday, January 8, 2016
Patel, Vaughn selected to regional, state FCCLA posts

Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Students collect toys for children’s hospital

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
SGHS FCCLA holds food drive

Monday, December 21, 2015
Valle students help others

Friday, December 18, 2015
BLES students exchange gingerbread cookies
SGES honors its Students of the Month
Ste. Genevieve Elementary Preschool prepares for Christmas
Students learn ‘hands-only CPR’

Thursday, December 17, 2015
SGES holds coin drive for ‘Shop With a Cop’
SGES, BLES PTAs sponsor Santa and Holiday Shops
St. Joseph students make gingerbread houses

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
First Chess and Cheeseburger Night held at McDonalds
‘Kindness Elf’ helps BLES first graders practice being kind
SGHS Stu-Co members hold Rake ‘N’ Run service project

Monday, December 14, 2015
SGES classes compete in door, hallway decorating contests
SGES students help decorate tree at Welcome Center
Third graders donate mittens, gloves, hats

Friday, December 11, 2015
SGHS Speech, Debate team places second at Seckman

Thursday, December 10, 2015
Alexis Bova is the December NJHS Star
Valle announces November Virtue List

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Valle second graders receive Sacrament on Reconciliation

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
SGHS GTA holds cupcake battle
SGHS SkillsUSA to hold movie night at the PAC

Monday, December 7, 2015
SGHS speech team is doing well

Friday, December 4, 2015
SGMS raises more than $300 for Buddy Program

Wednesday, December 2, 2015
SGES selects November Students of the Month
SGHS student athletes read to third graders
Valle Catholic holds Thanksgiving Mass

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Missouri high schools join battle to stop bullying
SGES has book fair and coin drive
SGHS honors students for their character
SGMS honors students for character
SGMS/SGHS NJHS honor students for kindness
SGMS/SGHS NJHS selects Star of the Month

Friday, November 27, 2015
SGES food drive benefits local pantries

Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Chess club to hold ‘Chess and Cheeseburger Night’
SGES pre-school students learn about Thanksgiving
SGMS students have internet chat with Italian students
Three R-II students honored at ‘Do the Right Thing’

Monday, November 23, 2015
BLES honors Veterans
SGES honors veterans
SGHS wins MoDOT bridge building contest
SGMS/SGHS honor veterans
Valle Catholic honors principal

Friday, November 20, 2015
Valle Catholic honors Principal Dr. Gilligan
Veterans’ Day Poster Contest held

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Koller, Moulton are Rotary Students of the Month

Monday, November 16, 2015
Beautifying with butterflies
SGMS classes collect bottle caps for Rotary Club

Friday, November 13, 2015
Students inducted into Valle NHS
Valle announces October 2015 Virtue Award winners

Thursday, November 12, 2015
St. Agnes PSR students fill shoeboxes with gifts

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Fire department visits Ste. Genevieve R-II Preschool
SGHS FCCLA members attend Region 6 Conference
Valle students learn about autism

Monday, November 9, 2015
Schools mark 2015 Red Ribbon Week
SGHS students trick or treat for canned goods
Valle students bring home ribbons from speech meet

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Halloween at Valle
SGHS honor rolls are released

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
SGMS forms chess club
What’s on your plate?

Friday, October 30, 2015
SGES fourth and fifth grade holds Family Fun Night
SGES Students of the Month honored
SGMS NJHS holds induction ceremony
Valle High School honor rolls released

Thursday, October 29, 2015
BLES holds Red Ribbon Door Decorating Contest
SGMS holds ‘Pink Night Selfie Contest’

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Aiyanna Evers is NJHS Star of the Month
SGHS students attend FCCLA leadership training
SGMS Buddies hold ‘Pink Night Selfie Contest’
SGMS students explore Memorial Cemetery

Monday, October 26, 2015
BLES holds fund raiser for Shop with a Cop

Friday, October 23, 2015
Firefighters visit BLES
SGES Students of the Month

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Valle students pray the Rosary

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Firefighters visit Ste. Genevieve Elementary School

Monday, October 19, 2015
Valle first graders lead pet supplies drive
Valle students learn about firefighters

Friday, October 16, 2015
Valle students train to be ambassadors

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Catholic schools have Conservation Field Day
SGMS FFA Grassland Team qualifies for state
SGMS students video conference with students in Greece
Valle uses virtue-based restorative discipline

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Valle celebrates pastor’s feast day

Monday, October 5, 2015
Valle holds a ‘Blessing of the animals’

Friday, October 2, 2015
SGHS band is enjoying outstanding year
SGHS students build winning race car

Thursday, October 1, 2015
SGES welcomes new students
SGES, BLES host grandparents

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Valle Grade School completes Summer Reading Challenge
Valle Grade School students participate in homecoming

Monday, September 28, 2015
SGHS SADD holds first meeting of school year
St. Agnes kindergarteners welcome pope to the United States
The Incredible Edible Cell
Valle students follow Pope’s visit

Friday, September 25, 2015
Valle kindergarteners are ‘Super Heroes for Jesus’

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Officer Pippin visits Valle

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Service with a smile

Monday, September 21, 2015
Global Collaboration Day observed by SGMS history students
Valle Catholic prepares for testing
Valle fifth graders study, make bridges

Friday, September 18, 2015
BLES welcomes new students
Valle celebrates Grandparents’ Day

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Valle kindergarteners learn about animals

Monday, September 14, 2015
‘Hat Day’ raises money for Publications Class
Valle students visit Civil War camp

Friday, September 11, 2015
Caleb Brewer is the NJHS Star of the Month
SGMS students test density of Coke products

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Boy Scout creates outdoor classroom for the R-II district
SGMS ‘WINGS’ students celebrate end of school year

Thursday, September 3, 2015
Lindsay Gross named Ste Gen High School Student of the Month

Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Scout leaders visit SGES

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Old Valle gets new library