Welcome to Staunton River High School

Mission:
Staunton River exists to provide a foundation that will allow our students the best opportunity for a lifetime of success.

 
Vision:
Staunton River High School will challenge all students with a rigorous and diverse academic program to exceed their own expectations in a safe environment that fosters respect, self-discipline, tolerance, and social development. Our school will be the anchor for our community, providing programs that build unity, involvement, and pride.


We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make this website a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.


    Announcements:                                                  

                   
     SRHS Will Be Closed for Friday, February 27, 2015
     Bedford County Public Schools will be closed for Friday, February 27, 2015. Employee Code 3 - Offices open at 10:00a.m.
     Letter Home to Parents on Tuesday, February 10, 2015
     SRHS parents, please read the letter from Mr. Josh Cornett, Acting Principal of SRHS using this link.
     E-Cigarettes: An Important Health and Safety Concern
     Parents, please read the documents below concerning e-cigarettes, hookah, and poisoning from these devices:
    E-Cigarettes Important Health and Safety Concern 2015.pdf
    E-cigarettes- Smoking and Youth.pdf
     Cold Weather Information - Warning

    With the potential for cold weather these coming days, we want to remind you of the risks of frostbite and hypothermia. Hypothermia occurs when your body loses heat faster than it can be produced. Frostbite is an injury to the body caused by freezing.  Please remember to keep exposed skin covered while outside. Wear a hat, gloves, and scarf. Dressing in layers will help protect you from hypothermia without causing you to become overheated.  If you feel you or someone else may be suffering from frostbite or hypothermia, please seek medical attention immediately. Taking preventative action will be your best defense.

     

    For more information please visit the following website:  http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/staysafe/frostbite.asp


     Snow Routes for 2014-2015
     Click here to download the snow routes for 2014-15.
     Important Notice
     Students and their families are encouraged to use a variety of information sources to select a college and major. The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) provides one such source that is available here 
    Click It or Ticket"CLICK IT OR TICKET!”

      Wearing seat belts is not only the law, but it saves lives! Did you know that the National Safety Council reports that more than 75,000 lives were saved over four years by simply clicking a seat belt?

    For the remainder of the year, seat belt checks will be conducted by state and local police officers near our school.

    Take a moment to “Click it!” It may save you a ticket, and, more importantly, it may save your life!

     Textbook Adoption
     We are seeking public input from community members regarding the recommendations for the adoption of textbooks and other instructional materials for English and science for 2013-14 and beyond. The School Board will be considering approval of these materials at an upcoming meeting. For a summary of the recommended materials, click here.    

    For English feedback or questions, please contact Dana Norman (
    dbnorman@bedford.k12.va.us).

    For science feedback or questions, please contact Denver Drennen (
    ddrennen@bedford.k12.va.us).
      Policy JCD - School Zone Transfers                                                      

    Bedford County School Board Policy JDC School Zone Transfers establishes guidelines for students to attend schools outside of their attendance zones.  The window is from March 1 until July 1 immediately preceding the school year for which the zone transfer is requested.  Based on past board directive, SRHS is closed to zone transfers for 2013-2014

    Parents, who reside in Bedford County and are not BCPS employees can request zone transfers by completing the request form located on BCPS website at http://tinyurl.com/acrcgex and submitting the form electronically, by mail or by fax.  If approved for a school zone transfer, the student is allowed to complete the sequence of grades at your school.  They do not have to re-apply annually.                

    The policy was revised on February 7,  2012.  To view the entire policy, please go to: http://www.boarddocs.com/vsba/bcsbva/Board.nsf/Public#  Click on the Policy tab and search for JCD in the search box.                            

    BCPS employees requesting school zone transfers for their children use the form for employees that is located on the BCPS  website at http://tinyurl.com/cvsk3xt.   All employee zone transfer requests are sent to the Assessment and Planning office by the employee (see bottom of form for instructions).  If approved for a school zone transfer, the student is allowed to complete the sequence of grades at your school.  They do not have to re-apply annually. 

     Policy JFCH-- Tobacco-Free School for Students & Visitors                   

    On December 8, 2011, the Bedford County School Board updated Policy KGC, Tobacco Use on School Premises. The newly updated Tobacco Use on School Premises policy now prohibits adult visitors from using tobacco products on school property. We thank parents, community members, and all visitors for their observance of this policy as they attend school activities.

     Morning Announcements                                                                         
    You may find a copy of the morning announcements by clicking on the calendar to the right or by clicking this link Calendar.     

    Parents, you may sign up to receive a copy of SRHS' morning announcements by email, please email bsmith@bedford.k12.va.us to sign up.
        

     

     

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    Date and Time: Mar 02, 2015
    Category: Progress Reports/Report Cards

    7th week interims go out for students earning below a "C" average

    Date and Time: Mar 02, 2015


    Date and Time: Mar 02, 2015 6:30PM- 9:00PM (EST)
    Location: Cafeteria
    Date and Time: Mar 03, 2015


    Date and Time: Mar 03, 2015
    Category: Progress Reports/Report Cards

    7th week interims go out for students earning below a "C" average

    Date and Time: Mar 04, 2015


    Date and Time: Mar 04, 2015 7:30AM- 8:45AM (EST)
    Category: Leadership Team Meeting
    Location: SRHS Library
    Date and Time: Mar 04, 2015 8:50AM-10:00AM (EST)
    Category: Connections - Homeroom
    Date and Time: Mar 04, 2015 6:00PM- 8:30PM (EST)
    Location: Cafeteria
    Date and Time: Mar 04, 2015 9:00PM-10:00PM (EST)
    Date and Time: Mar 05, 2015


    Date and Time: Mar 05, 2015 6:00PM- 9:00PM (EST)
    Category: School Board Meeting
    Location: SBO Conference Room
    Date and Time: Mar 06, 2015


    Date and Time: Mar 07, 2015 7:00PM-11:00PM (EST)
    Location: Hotel Roanoke