Sunday, January 28, 2018

Voyager Academy High School News, Jan. 28, 2018


SPIRIT WEEK IS THIS WEEK!! (Jan 29 – Feb 2)


Check out these FUN dress up days!!
Monday:        Hat Day
Tuesday:       Tourist Tuesday
Wednesday:  Twin Day
Thursday:      Throwback Thursday
Friday:           Viking Spirit Day
Saturday:       7-10 Semi-formal in elementary school gym.
Dance tickets are $5 each and will be on sale each day during lunch in front of Mr. Ingram's classroom. Tickets at the door will be $7.

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STUDENTS BEGIN 2018-19 COURSE REGISTRATION THIS WEEK

Beginning on Monday Jan 29, students will begin to select courses for 2018-19.  This will be done in Advisory over the next several weeks.   
Click here to see the VAHS course catalog and other important information.

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THE 2018 VOYAGER ACADEMY H.S. PROM!

Date:  March 17, 2018
Time:  8:00pm -- Midnight
Location: 3800 Hillsborough Rd., Durham, Hilton’s University Ballroom
Theme:  The Great Gatsby

Price:  Jan. $50/single, $90/couple;  Feb. $55/single, $100/couple, March $60/single, $110/couple

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VAHS JUNIOR JOSH WRIGHT’S FILM NOMINATED FOR AN ACADEMY AWARD


A star is born…VAHS Junior Joshua Wright performed the title role in a 2017 Academy Award nominated film!  Josh portrayed Emmett Till in the film short, “My Nephew Emmett”.  

Please join us in congratulating Josh on his amazing accomplishment!  

Click here for the story in the Durham Herald Sun


Joshua Wright

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VAHS BASEBALL PLAYER CHASE SYKES SIGNS COLLEGE COMMITMENT!

Voyager baseball player Chase Sykes has signed to play baseball next year at Brunswick Community College.
Chase Sykes


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SUPPORT THE CHORUS!
The High school Choral & Band students continue to prepare for upcoming competitions this Spring! Stay tuned for performance preview dates! In the meantime...they have 2 upcoming fundraisers & would love your support!

#1:  2nd Annual Mattress Sale: Saturday, January 27th, 10am-5pm, Elementary gym---Need a mattress? Come check out our sale! Get a name-brand, quality mattress up to 50% off retail. Full warranty, includes delivery.  All proceeds benefit the HS Music program & their competition-related expenses! Bring attached flyer (or mention it!) for a FREE set of sheets with every mattress purchase.

#2: HS Choral Department Freddy's Night out! RESCHEDULED: Thursday, February 1st, 5-9pm @ Freddy's on Watkins Rd. in Durham. (see flyer)