Announcements

MONday, October 26, 2020

  • Students! Please use this link if having email/migration issues. Be sure to list your phone number as best form of contact if you are having email issues:

Daniel Steele - 10/25

Hailey Dickson – 10/26

  • If you are interested in attending a virtual Student Leadership conference, please contact Mrs. Cassella for details.

Athletics

  • Soccer is home today against Cheney Tech, 3:45pm start

  • Volleyball is home today against Goodwin Tech, Varsity only, 4:00pm start.

FRIday, October 23, 2020

Elijah Parrish - 10/23

Have a great day and weekend Vinal family!


THURSday, October 22, 2020

Joshua Comfort - 10/22

Madison Ferrara - 10/22

Janiyah Miller - 10/22

Have a great day Vinal family!


Tuesday, October 20, 2020

  • 9th Grade Students: Shop Selection Night is Tonight!

      • Shop Selection Night is from 4:00pm-6:00pm and is mandatory for students and their parents/guardians

      • The form to choose your final shops will be shared after Shop Selection Night through ParentSquare - this is where you will choose your final shop choices for selection!

      • This morning in Homeroom you will have time to copy the links and make sure you have access for Shop Selection Night.

    • Students! Please use this link if having email/migration issues. Be sure to list your phone number as best form of contact if you are having email issues:

    • Please remember to wear masks OVER, not under, your nose and mouth. Thank you!

    • Vinal wishes Joseph Koontz a happy birthday today!


Monday, October 19, 2020

  • If you have an interest in participating in Student Council, please join our Google classroom. The code is fqndf4u. Everything related to Student Council will be posted there including upcoming meeting dates and times. Get involved and have a say in what we do here at Vinal!If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Cassella.

  • Happy Birthday to Noah Burr & Emma Ostrander. Have a great day!

  • Students! Please use this link if having email/migration issues. Be sure to list your phone number as best form of contact if you are having email issues:

  • Please remember to wear masks OVER your nose and mouth. Thank you!

FRIday, October 16, 2020

There is a virtual Student Council meeting today, Friday, at 11:30. All are welcome but it's important for class officers to attend. The Google meet code is Studentcouncil. Any questions, contact Mrs. Cassella.

Students! Please use this link if having email/migration issues. Be sure to list your phone number as best form of contact if you are having email issues.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd94y_w6k4Zz-JMSul8ndymKsVAIICbz3-dASQAGbrrT1z3NA/viewform

Athletics

  • On Friday your Lady Hawks defeated Capital Prep 3-1 in a well played match.

Happy Birthday to:

Nathan Botting – 10/17

Julian Comfort – 10/17

Have a great weekend!

Please remember to wear masks OVER your nose and mouth. Thank you!



Thursday, October 15, 2020

There will be a virtual Student Council meeting tomorrow (Friday) at 11:30. All are welcome but it's important for class officers to attend. The Google meet code is Studentcouncil. Any questions, contact Mrs. Cassella.

WeDNEsday, OCTOBER 14, 2020

Attention Students in Grades 10 - 12:

Please check your Social Studies Google Classroom for an important announcement. You have the opportunity to participate in a mock election for President. This activity is being sponsored by Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz and the State Department of Education.

Happy Birthday to Robert Wentworth!! Have a great day Robert!


Athletics

  • On Friday your Lady Hawks defeated Capital Prep 3-1 in a well played match.


Thursday, October 15, 2020

There will be a virtual Student Council meeting tomorrow (Friday) at 11:30. All are welcome but it's important for class officers to attend. The Google meet code is Studentcouncil. Any questions, contact Mrs. Cassella.

WeDNEsday, OCTOBER 14, 2020

Attention Students in Grades 10 - 12:

Please check your Social Studies Google Classroom for an important announcement. You have the opportunity to participate in a mock election for President. This activity is being sponsored by Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz and the State Department of Education.

Happy Birthday to Robert Wentworth!! Have a great day Robert!


Athletics

  • On Friday your Lady Hawks defeated Capital Prep 3-1 in a well played match.


Tuesday, OCTOBER 13, 2020

Attention Students in Grades 10 - 12:

Please check your Social Studies Google Classroom for an important announcement. You have the opportunity to participate in a mock election for President. This activity is being sponsored by Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz and the State Department of Education.

Happy Birthday to:

Jacob Baker – 10/11 Hope you had a good birthday weekend!

Athletics

  • On Friday your Lady Hawks defeated Capital Prep 3-1 in a well played match.

Today

    • Volleyball is home against Wilcox Tech, 4pm and 5pm starts.

    • Soccer is away at Falcon Field (Wilcox Tech), 3:15 start, weather permitting.

    • Cross Country is away at Hubbard Park, 3:45 start, weather permitting.

FRIDay, OCTOBER 9, 2020

Have you downloaded the ParentSquare app? If not, please do so.

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have a few days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!

THURSDay, OCTOBER 8, 2020

Have you downloaded the ParentSquare app? If not, please do so.

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have a few days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!


  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

Athletics

  • Volleyball is away today against Goodwin Tech in their first match of the season.

  • Cross Country is away today at Hubbard Park for their meet.

  • If you see any athlete, wish them good luck!

WEDNESDay, OCTOBER 7, 2020

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have 4 days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!


  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

Athletics

  • Volleyball is away today against Goodwin Tech in their first match of the season.

  • Cross Country is away today at Hubbard Park for their meet.

  • If you see any athlete, wish them good luck!

TUESDay, OCTOBER 6, 2020

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have 5 days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!


  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

Athletics

  • Volleyball is away today against Goodwin Tech in their first match of the season.

  • Cross Country is away today at Hubbard Park for their meet.

  • If you see any athlete, wish them good luck!

MONDay, OCTOBER 5, 2020

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have 6 days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!


  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

Athletics

  • Soccer is home today against Goodwin Tech at 3:45.

  • Volleyball is away tomorrow against Goodwin Tech in their first match of the season.

  • Cross Country is away tomorrow at Hubbard Park for their meet.

  • If you see any athlete, wish them good luck!

FRIDay, OCTOBER 2, 2020


Happy Friday and National Manufacturing Day Everyone!

Birthday Shout Outs Go To: Devon Hintz-LaPointe - 10/2

Brandon Cruz - 10/3

Fall Fundraiser Event:

We have 9 days left until our first fundraiser of the year ends and we need your help! Our goal is to raise $5,000.00. Half of the funds raised will go toward student dues and half will go toward Student Council. Start paying off your dues now!

It's as simple as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Register TONIGHT at www.ShopFund.com

  2. Share custom support links with family & friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Email, Text and more.

  3. Student Goal: 5 Online Supporters.

REGISTER-SHARE-WIN: Sharing gets you tickets for chances to win over $100,000 in instant prizes.

Fundraiser Links:

Mrs. Cassella, student council advisor, and the staff at Vinal Technical High School thank you for doing your part to make our fundraising a success!


  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

THURSDay, OCTOBER 1, 2020


Happy October Everyone!

Let's keep up the great work on keeping everyone safe! Thank you for practicing physical distancing and wear masks over nose and mouth.

Birthday Shout Outs Go To:

Dakota Bell – 10/1

Leylani Caban – 10/1

Sawyer Reiss - 10/1

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

WEDNESDay, September 30, 2020


Birthday Shout Outs Go To:

Jashon Dixon – 9/30

Michael Lee - 9/30

Dylan Smith - 9/30


  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

TUESDay, September 29, 2020

DISTRICT WIDE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Birthday Shout Outs Go To:

Shane Moore: Happy Birthday Shane!

  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

MONDay, September 28, 2020

Happy Monday Everyone!

Birthday Shout Outs Go To:

Daneja Haynes – 9/27

William Kateches - 9/27

Mason LaRoche – 9/28

Syul Rivera - 9/28

  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

FRIDay, September 25, 2020

  • Announcements are back; happy Friday! We apologize for the lapse; we are back in business!

  • Thank you seniors and teachers for doing your best with the SATs on the 23rd!!

  • Birthday Shout Outs go to:

Andrew Collins 09/21

Marco Zimmitti - 09/21

Hunter Martin – 09/22

Hunter Brothers – 09/23

Lindsay Agli – 09/24

Naim Brooks-Little – 09/24

Parker Divis - 09/24

Emmett Brown – 09/25

Rachael Anne Martin - 09/25

Ryan Mountain - 09/26

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALL!


  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

FRIDay, September 25, 2020

  • Announcements are back; happy Friday! We apologize for the lapse; we are back in business!

  • Thank you seniors and teachers for doing your best with the SATs on the 23rd!!

  • Birthday Shout Outs go to:

Andrew Collins 09/21

Marco Zimmitti - 09/21

Hunter Martin – 09/22

Hunter Brothers – 09/23

Lindsay Agli – 09/24

Naim Brooks-Little – 09/24

Parker Divis - 09/24

Emmett Brown – 09/25

Rachael Anne Martin - 09/25

Ryan Mountain - 09/26

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALL!


  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year to the library.

  • Do you like gardening? Have ideas on how we can help Vinal look the best it can? Join Vinal's new Beautification Team! Please send an email of interest to Ms. Keith.

Monday, September 21, 2020

  • All Sports will be practicing today after school.

  • No Football practice today!

  • Volleyball will be in the Gym after school for practice!

  • Seniors SATs are this Wednesday, the 23rd!!

  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year. Ms. Keith will renew student CB's from last spring in shops over the next few weeks.

friday, september 18, 2020

HAPPY FRIDAY!!!

  • SAT Day for Seniors is Wednesday, September 23! The schedule is below.

  • Vinal's new rotation schedule starts today - Cycle A

  • Earn a Dress Down Day and an go to an Ice Cream Social! Please turn in your Summer Reading activity by September 30th to your homeroom teacher - A Cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions. elizabeth.keith@ct.gov

  • Please bring in any broken Chromebooks/chargers & books checked out last year. Ms. Keith will renew student Chromebooks from last spring during shops over the next few weeks.

  • SPORTS...Coed soccer and cross country practice today after school.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

  • SAT Day for Seniors is Wednesday, September 23! Watch for the schedule next week!

  • Vinal's next rotation schedule starts Friday.

  • Practice today for all sports after school.

  • Earn a dress down day & an ice cream social! Please turn in your summer reading activity by September 30th to your Homeroom teacher A cycle. Email Ms. Keith for questions.

  • Please bring in any broken CB's/chargers & books checked out last year. Ms. Keith will renew student CB's from last spring in shops over the next few weeks.


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

  • Practice today for all sports after school.

  • Soccer, Cross Country and Volleyball practices will not start until around 3pm today. Your coaches have an obligation to attend to.

  • Extended Staff meeting today after school. Check your email from Mr. Garcia for details.


  • Don't forget! Wednesday, September 23 is SAT day for seniors! Keep an eye out for the schedule next week!


Tuesday, September 15, 2020

  • Football, Soccer, Cross Country and Volleyball will all have practice after school today! Check with your coach for any specific details.


  • Don't forget! Wednesday, September 23 is SAT day for seniors! Keep an eye out for the schedule next week!



MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

  • Meet our first virtual author of the year! Wednesday, September 16; 9:30am-10:30am. Meet Marieke Nijkamp from the Netherlands as she talks about her shocking new thriller, "EVEN IF WE BREAK." It's a book about a group of friends tied together by a game and the deadly weekend that tears them apart!


  • Don't forget! Wednesday, September 23 is SAT day for seniors! Keep an eye out for the schedule next week!

Friday, September 11, 2020

  • There will be a Student Council meeting virtually at 12:00. The Google meet code is Student Council. All are welcome to attend with teacher permission. Email Mrs. Cassella with any questions at jennifer.cassella@ct.gov.

  • Meet our first virtual author of the year! Wednesday, September 16; 9:30am-10:30am. Meet Marieke Nijkamp from the Netherlands as she talks about her shocking new thriller, "EVEN IF WE BREAK." It's a book about a group of friends tied together by a game and the deadly weekend that tears them apart!

  • Don't forget! Wednesday, September 23 is SAT day for seniors! Keep an eye out for the schedule next week!

Athletics

  • Volleyball, Soccer and Cross Country are practicing today after school, contact your coach for details.

  • Football will not be practicing!

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2020

Good Morning! I would like to recognize senior carpentry student, Calvin Sanchez, for his professionalism and pride that he displays in school daily. Calvin is an ally in every sense of the word - whether in class with friends, interacting with Instructors, or working within the community. Calvin is a great student, leader, and most importantly - a truly good person.

Thank you for all you do!

Sincerely, Mr. Landry

Athletics

  • Cross Country is starting today, please see Coach Altenburger for more information.

  • Soccer is also starting today, please see Coach Moore or Coach Garcia for more information.

  • Football will not be having practice today!

  • Volleyball will not be having practice today!


Wednesday, september 9, 2020

There will be a virtual Student Council meeting tomorrow, 3rd period (9:17). Use the Google meet code Student Council. All are welcome!


Thursday, September 3, 2020

WELCOME BACK!

  • In School Learners:

    • All 9th graders are IN SCHOOL today

    • 10th Grade Group B

    • There is no Football Conditioning/Practice today.

    • Volleyball Conditioning/Practice will take place today after school, please meet in the gym at 2:30 for our Check-in and then we will go outside for our workout. You should have your ride here no later that 3:45.