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You Can't Take It With You
You Can't Take It With You
11/15/2019
Vanguard Theater Company Presents You Can't Take It With You, November 15, 16, 22 & 23
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Sterling Scholars
Congrats to our Sterling Scholars for 2020
10/21/2019
Congratulations to Venture High School's Sterling Scholars. The Deseret News, KSL Broadcast Group Sterling Scholar Awards recognizes outstanding scholastic achievement of high school students in the State of Utah. Venture High is proud to announce our Sterling Scholars!
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Spirit Week
09/20/2019
This week the students will participate in different activities throughout the week to celebrate our school and deepen our school spirit!
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Utah by Kids for Kids Second Edition
Utah by Kids, for Kids Second Edition
06/12/2019
Our middle school student's high quality published book is here and available for pickup or order in our office. Utah By Kids, for Kids Second Edition.
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Congrats Valedictorian and Salutatorians
Congrats Valedictorian and Salutatorians
04/24/2019
Congratulations to our Valedictorian and Salutatorians for the 2019 graduating class.
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VHS Debate
Congratulations VHS Debate! Region Champs & Second in State!
03/14/2019
The Venture High Debate team brought home another trophy for their 2nd place win at State!
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Venture's Annual Fundraiser Online Auction
Venture's Annual Fundraiser Online Auction
03/05/2019
Venture's Annual Fundraiser Auction ONLINE! Opens March 6 - March 10th. Over 100 baskets available! Click here for more info.
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Wizard of Oz
The Wizard Of Oz Spring 2019 Musical
02/06/2019
The Wizard of Oz Spring 2019 Musical Feb 21-23 & Feb 28-March 2 Purchase Tickets Online!
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John 1:5
Three High School Seniors Accepted into the Springville Art Show
02/01/2019
Congratulations to our Seniors DeLaini Moss, Ireland Hicks and Clarissa Brandley! These students were accepted into the 47th Annual Utah All-State High School Art show. DeLainin Moss was also accepted into the Traveling Show with her painting titled John 1:5, featured in the photo, which immediately follows the Springville show.
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Parent and Student Information Night
Parent and Student Information Night
12/20/2018
Looking for a great high school experience? Attend Venture High School's Parent & Student Night 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Students from Greenwood & Promontory: January 15th Students from any school: January 22nd Students from Venture Academy: January 29th
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Now accepting 2019-2020 applications
Now accepting 2019-2020 applications
12/13/2018
We are now accepting online applications for the 2019-2020 school year for grades Kindergarten - 11th. Click on the Enrollment link to apply.
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Prep For Your Future
Prep For Your Future
11/12/2018
Prep For Your Future on Wednesday, November 14th. Grades 9-11 will be taking a practice ACT. 12th Grade will be going on a Venture X Experience in Salt Lake City.
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Secrets of Sleepy Hollow
Secrets of Sleepy Hollow
11/12/2018
Secrets of Sleepy Hollow takes place after the legendary fallout between Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horeseman. Lydia Oakden, the school teacher replacing Crane, confronts the lingering secrets and ghosts that remain in their little town as the mystery behind the legend is revealed.
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FAFSA Information Night
09/19/2018
Seniors, need money for college? Join us on Thursday, October 4th for FAFSA Information!
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Shakespeare festival
Shakespeare Festival
09/19/2018
September 27 - 29 Venture High students will compete at Utah's Shakespeare Festival Competition down in Cedar City Utah.
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Food Drive
Food Dirve
09/19/2018
Our annual food drive competition has begun!
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College Fair
College Fair 2018
09/04/2018
Join us on Friday, September 21st for Venture High School's fifth annual college fair.
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HS Back to SChool Night
08/06/2018
High School Back to School Night will be held on Tuesday, 8/14/2018. Click for Time Frames
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K8 BTSN
08/06/2018
Back to School Night for Kindergarten – 8th Grade is Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Click for time frames.
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Passage
Passage
05/03/2018
Passage is a time for students to reflect on their tenure at Venture Academy and Venture High School. They present a portfolio that reflects their growth and self improvement in the areas of; Character Development, Research and Reasoning, Service, High Quality Products and/or Performances, Basic Skills and Knowledge to a panel of 3 -5 individuals from within the extended community. May 9th - 8th Grade May 10th - 8th Grade May 24th - 5th Grade May 25th - 5th Grade May 30th - 12th Grade
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Celebration Of Learnings
Celebration Of Learnings
05/02/2018
Join us for our upcoming Celebrations of Learning: May 16th - K-2nd Grade - 5:30-8:15 pm; May 17th - 3rd Grade - 6:15-7:30 pm; May 21st - Hartwig/Anderson - 6:30-7:30 pm; May 22nd - Thomson/Saine - 6:30-7:30 pm; May 24th - 6-8th Grade - 6:00-7:30 pm
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SLPC
Student Led Parent Conference Sp 17/18
03/05/2018
Upcoming Spring 2017/2018 Student Led Conferences are March 14th and March 15th. Please see your student's crew teacher for time frames.
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Dr. King
No School 1/15/18
01/12/2018
No school on Monday, 1/15/18, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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Priority Registration
Priority Registration for Returning Students
12/08/2017
All returning students make sure to save your seat for the next school year now before the deadline of Thursday, 12/21/17! The Priority Registration form was emailed to all current families on Thursday 12/07/17.
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Family Movie Night
12/07/2017
Come Join us at Venture High School! Friday, December 15th, from 6:00 - 9:00pm to watch THE POLAR EXPRESS! The whole family is welcome and admission is free.
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A Night of One Act Plays
12/06/2017
It's play season again for the Vanguard Theatre Company. This year we are SO excited to bring you a 'Night of One Act Plays'. We invite you to join us! Our performances include two hilarious short comedies, and one excellent and moving drama.
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Now Accepting
Now Accepting K-11th Grade Applications
10/05/2017
We are now accepting applications for next school year, 2018/2019 for grades kindergarten- 11th grade. Please visit the 'Enrollment' tab on our website.
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Start Time
School Start Times
08/21/2017
School starts at 8:10 am for 1st-12th graders on Monday 8/21/17. Kindergarten will start their scheduled times a week later, on 8/28/17. VHS Times: 8:10-2:50 - Wednesday 8:10-1:35 1st-8th Times: 8:10-3:00 - Wednesday 8:10-1:30 Kindergarten AM - K-AM ( M,T,Th, F 8:10 - 11:00 AM, early out on Wednesday 8:10 - 10:20 AM) Kindergarten PM - K-PM (M,T,Th, F 12:15 - 3:00 PM; early out on Wednesday 11:25 - 1:30 PM)
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Back to School
K8 BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT 17/18
08/12/2017
Back to School Night will be held on Wednesday 8/16/17. We strongly encourage you to please attend based on your child's last name to help with crowd control, parking, and to give the teacher's enough time to meet all their students. As a reminder your child's crew teacher will be posted at Back to School Night in various locations along the hallway for you to review. If you are unable to attend Back to School Night, please let us know as soon as possible so we don't offer your child' spot to another on our waiting list. 6:00 PM - A-C 6:20 PM - D-I 6:40 PM - J-N 7:00 PM - O-S 7:20 PM - T-Z
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VHS Back to School
VHS Back to School Night
08/12/2017
It's that time of the year again! Back to School Night will be held on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Venture High School. To help with traffic flow, please see the assigned times below. We appreciate your cooperation in making this a smooth event for all participants. Juniors & Seniors (11th & 12th Grade): 5:30-6:30 Sophomores (10th Grade) 6:30-7:30 New Student/Parent Orientation 6:30-7:15 at Venture Academy Auditorium New Students (Any Grade) 7:30-8:30
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VHS Info Meeting
Venture High School Information Meeting
05/17/2017
Please join us on June 7th at 6:30 pm as Mr. Taylor, the Venture High School Principal, shares information about our unique, cutting edge educational style - Expeditionary Learning. Afterwards he will provide a tour of our campus while answering any questions you may have.
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6-8 COL
Middle School Celebration of Learning
05/17/2017
Come celebrate with our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders for their end of the year celebration of learning on Thursday May 18th between 5:30-7 pm.
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VHS COL
High School Celebration of Learning
05/17/2017
High School end of year Celebration of Learning is on Thursday May 19th between 6-8 pm.
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Stewarding a Legacy
Third Grade Celebration of Learning
05/12/2017
'Stewarding a Legacy'. By using geographical features a legacy is created and cultures are formed. Our students will celebrate and share with the community their geographical and cultural 'finds'. Join us that evening in celebrating our student successes and findings!
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Passage Seeds
5th and 8th Grade Passage
04/25/2017
At Venture Academy our 5th and 8th grade students present to a panelist a culmination of what they’ve learned during their time at Venture, how they have improved, and overcame challenges as an individual. Passage provides the opportunity for our students to self-reflect and practice presentation skills. All passages are held in the crew teacher’s class room. Eight Grade: May 10th & May 11th after school Fifth Grade: May 16th and May 18th during school time (except Mrs. Rabe’s class)
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Green Frog
It's Not Easy Being Green - K-2 COL
04/19/2017
The K-2 students have been studying an expert pond animal. They have created a museum style display along with interesting information about their pond animal. We will be having an open house style COL with plays at the beginning and end of the open house.
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Trail Clean Up
Trail Clean Up
04/18/2017
Venture Families Kingfisher Wetland Service Day When: Saturday, April 22nd Where: Miles Goodyear Park (2452 A Avenue Ogden) Time: 7 - 8 a.m. Sign-in/Breakfast (free donuts) 8- 12 p.m. Service Projects 12 p.m. Lunch (free) For every volunteer that participates, Comcast will contribute $15 on his/her behalf. This grant money will go toward improvements for the Ogden City Trail System! We will work to enhance Venture’s adopted Kingfisher Wetland Trail. The community helps make our school’s expeditionary learning a success. This is a great way for our school to give back to the community. We will be trimming trees and bushes, pulling weeds, and picking up trash. Service is one of the three pillars of our school and something Venture strives to teach our children. Let's set a record on how many people we can get there! Bring rakes, pruners, heavy duty trimmers, and gloves, picnic, etc. Enjoy the day surrounded by other Venture families! Parent crew will provide cold beverages to all who come to the service portion. *Please know this is a family day and you are responsible for your family on trail system and at the park. Thanks!
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Musical
VHS Musical - The Man Man Jr
04/18/2017
Vanguard Theater Presents: Meredith Wilson’s The Music Man Jr. Show times: Fri 4/21 7pm Sat 4/22 7pm Fri 4/28 7pm Sat 4/29 2pm Sat 4/29 7pm Ticket prices: $6 each, or 5 tickets for $25 - tickets can be purchased in advance at either the VHS office, K8 office, or before the show (not recommended due to limited seats). Location: Venture Academy Auditorium 495 N. 1500 W. Marriott-Slaterville UT
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K8 Tour
K8 Tour
03/02/2017
Please join us in an informational tour of our Kindergarten - Eighth grade building on March 14 at 5:30pm. We will tour our facility while providing information on our unique educational style, Expeditionary Learning, as well as answering questions along the way.
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Family VHS 2017 Meeting
Venture 8th Grade Family Only High School Information Meeting 2017
01/13/2017
Venture Academy 8th Grade families please join us for a Venture Family only High School Information Meeting with Mr. Taylor, the high school principal.
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Fowl Ball
4th-5th Grade Fowl Ball COL
01/06/2017
Please join us for our 4th and 5th grade Fowl Ball (Celebration of Learning), to be held at the Bear River Bird Refuge starting at 7:00pm
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Middle School
12/18/2016
Join us on Jan 5th between 6-8 pm for our end of Semester Celebration of Learning
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Movie Night
VHS Movie Night
12/14/2016
High School Students, Join us for our Winter Break movie celebration on 12/15/16 at 7:00 pm. We will be watching Home Alone. Make sure to get a punch on your card.
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Enroll Now for Kindergarten Next Year
11/15/2016
We are accepting online applications for kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year now. Click on the 'Enrollment' section of our website to apply.
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college prep
College Prep Day Nov 16
11/04/2016
College Prep Day at Venture High School on November 16th. 9th, 10th and 11th grades will take the practice ACT. 12th grade will fill out college applications and scholarships.
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Sleepy Hollow
Sleepy Hollow
11/01/2016
Join us for a hollowing adventure in The Legends of Sleepy Hollow starting Thursday November 3 - Saturday November 5.
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SLPC
SLPC
11/01/2016
Student Led Conference Wednesday Nov 9th and Thursday Nov 10th.
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PowerSchool
PowerSchool Parent Training
10/25/2016
Join us as we launch PowerSchool, our new student information system. Power School will allow parents and students to track academic progress, read school wide bulletins, email individual class teachers and many other features from any location that has internet access. This will be taking the place of school speak and Aspire.
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Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
10/09/2016
Venture Families, join us on October 15th from 11am - 11pm at Gibson's Green Acres Dairy, Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
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Opening Camp 2016
08/30/2016
Camp is Wednesday, September 7 - Friday, September 9. All students will be camping in the Ogden Valley.
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K8 New Family Orientation Crew
Venture High School Public Information Meeting 8.2.16
08/03/2016
We are excited to extend an invitation for our new families to attend our New Family Orientation Crew held right before the K8 Back to School Night at 5:00 in the K8 Auditorium. This New Family Orientation Crew is geared towards parents; however we understand that with it being the evening of Back to School there may be a need to bring your K8 student. When: Wednesday 8/10/16 Time: 5:00-5:45 pm Location: Venture Academy Auditorium We can’t wait to meet you! Venture Academy Administration and Teachers
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VHS new Family/Student Orientattion
VHS New Family/Student Orientation
07/31/2016
VHS New Student/Parent Orientation will be between 6:30-7:15 at Venture Academy Auditorium
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Venture Academy Students are Published
04/12/2016
Venture Academy's middle school students final project exemplifies Venture's top three values of Excellence, Service, and Leadership. This final product, a book about Utah written by kids for kids, is now available for order through the link below. Click below to order your book: "Utah: By Kids, For Kids". Creating this book started as a vision over a year ago by our Social Study and Art teachers, Mr. McAllister and Mr. Cragun & Ms. Ann. These teachers worked tirelessly over this past year with our 6th-8th grade students to turn this vision into reality. Order your book below, grab your copy at Hastings or Eborn Books at Newgate or Layton Hills Mall https://www.createspace.com/6318238
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VHS Graduate
Venture High School V2 Gradautes 2016
03/08/2016
V2 Graduation Ceremony, May 27, 2016 at the Ogden Eccles Theater. Our V2 Graduates not only blazed a trail, but refined and revised the path to excellence. Congrats to all the graduates!
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Capitol Hill 2016
2016 Charter Day on Capitol Hill
02/05/2016
Venture students sharing their passion for Venture Academy and Venture High School with Utah Senators, the Utah Governor, and the general public.
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Venture 8th Grade Family VHS Info Meeting
Venture 8th Grade Family VHS Info Meeting
02/01/2016
We are hosting a parent information meeting for Venture Academy students who are moving on to our High School next year. The meeting will be held on Thursday, February 4th at 6:30 p.m. in the High School. It will include general information about the high school, tours, and a Q&A session.
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Venture Boys Basketball 2016
01/11/2016
Our Venture Boys Basketball team is in the Playoffs!! Monday night they earned their spot in the Ogden School District Junior High finals! The Championship game will be played on Wednesday, January 13th , 4:15pm at Ogden High School.
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Middle School Harvest Stomp (grades 6-8)
11/17/2015
Middle School Harvest Stomp (grades 6-8) between 4pm-6pm. School dress code required, however the general theme of the dress code needs to be adhered to such as shirts require sleeves and modest neck line. No ripped jeans. Pants, dresses, shorts, or skirts need to reach the knee.
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TurkeyTrot
Venture Academy Turkey Trot
11/01/2015
It's time again for our annual 5K! Come enjoy the Venture Academy Turkey Trot on November 22nd. Price is only $15 per person or a family of 4 for $50. There will be LOTS of prizes and treats for the whole family and a fun craft for kids after the race. Invite friends and family, and come support your school while you participate in a fun family Saturday morning activity.
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Much Ado About Nothing
10/20/2015
The Venture Vanguard Theater Company Presents - Much Ado About Nothing on November 19, 20, 21 @ 7pm and November 21 @ 1:30 pm.
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Fall Fun!
10/19/2015
Come and enjoy the season with Venture High School!
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college fair
College Fair
09/04/2015
Venture High School's annual College Fair is happening on Thursday, September 24th
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AMAZING Opening Camp Juniors & Seniors
09/01/2015
VHS juniors and seniors launched the year with an Urban Adventure.
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EXCITING Opening Camp for Freshman & Sophomores
08/31/2015
The freshman and sophomores made quick friends and amazing bonds at their Opening Camp at Pineview Reservoir.
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Student Government
Student Government Elections 2015-2016 Results
05/11/2015
Venture High School Student Government Election Results for 2015-2016, congratulations students!
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Graduation
Graduation Day 2014-2015
04/28/2015
Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the graduating class of 2015 will be announced on Monday, May 4th, during MegaCrew at 9:45 am. Mark you calendar for Friday, May 29th. Graduation day!
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Prom
Prom - Neverland
04/28/2015
Prom - Neverland - Saturday, May 2nd 8-11pm at Weber State Stadium Tower
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Seussical The Musical
Seussical The Musical
04/14/2015
Venture High School presents Seussical The Musical! April 17, 18, 24 & 25th
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Prom Dresses
Prom Dress Drive
04/08/2015
VHS Is Having A Prom Dress Drive. Drop off your old prom dresses before Saturday, April 11th. Come try-on and "rent" a prom dress for free on Saturday from 10am-12pm.
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social media
Do You Follow Venture High School?
04/07/2015
Do you follow Venture High School on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube? Keep up to date with the latest Venture High news, events and giveaways!
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Students at the Portland, Oregon Zoo
Exploring, Studying and Learning in Oregon
03/16/2015
Students exploring, studying and learning about Portland Oregon during Intensives.
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Expeditionary Learning Job Fair 2015
03/03/2015
Join us for an EL job fair where eight independent charter schools from Northern Utah and Idaho will be attending.
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Facebook
For Venture News, Follow Us on Facebook
01/01/2015
For a simple and convenient way to stay up on the latest news from Venture, follow us on Facebook.
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Book Cover
Venture Academy Students are Published
Venture Academy's middle school students final project exemplifies Venture's top three values of Excellence, Service, and Leadership. This final product, a book about Utah written by kids for kids, is now available for order through the link below. Click below to order your book: "Utah: By Kids, For Kids". Creating this book started as a vision over a year ago by our Social Study and Art teachers, Mr. McAllister and Mr. Cragun & Ms. Ann. These teachers worked tirelessly over this past year with our 6th-8th grade students to turn this vision into reality. Order your book below, grab your copy at Hastings or Eborn Books at Newgate or Layton Hills Mall https://www.createspace.com/6318238
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VHS Graduate
Venture High School Graduates 2016 V2
V2 Graduation Ceremony. You have not only blazed a trail, but refined and revised on your path to excellence. Congrats to all the graduates!
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Venture Boys Basketball Team
Venture Is In The Playoffs~
Our Venture Boys Basketball team is in the Playoffs!! Monday night they earned their spot in the Ogden School District Junior High finals! The Championship game will be played on Wednesday, January 13th , 4:15pm at Ogden High School. Help support our team!
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VHS Info Meeting Green Blue
Venture High School Public Information Meeting 3.24.16
Please join us on the evening of 3/24/16 at 6:30pm to learn more about Venture High School and our cutting edge educational style, Expeditionary Learning (a leading edge national schooling and teacher development reform). Our principal Mr Taylor will be presenting information, answering questions, and providing a tour of our facility.
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college fair
College Fair
Join us four our fifth annual College Fair on Friday, September 21st 4:30 - 6:30pm
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