What’s Happening at SOMS


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"Books on Bikes" Coming to VASD Neighborhoods This Summer
Posted on 07/16/2017
VASD librarians & friends will be delivering books to parks/locations in Fitchburg & Verona communities as FREE gifts to students  READ MORE... about "Books on Bikes" Coming to VASD Neighborhoods This Summer
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What's happening when?
Posted on 07/11/2017
Registration, Back to School Night, First day of school, Lifetouch pictures, and Upham Woods (6th grade)  READ MORE... about What's happening when?
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Parent Updates (from the Principal)
Posted on 06/02/2017
Information is emailed out to parents on a regular basis (approx. every two weeks).   READ MORE... about Parent Updates (from the Principal)
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SOMS teacher recognized at WIABE event
Posted on 05/23/2017
Ann Byfield received Educator of the Year award from the Wisconsin Association of Bilingual Education at the annual event  READ MORE... about SOMS teacher recognized at WIABE event
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Top Notch Teacher named at SOMS
Posted on 04/28/2017
April's Topnotch Teacher is Savarino Parisi, a math teacher at Savanna Oaks Middle School.  READ MORE... about Top Notch Teacher named at SOMS
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Planning for Summer?
Posted on 03/21/2017
Consider our own VASD Summer School Program or S.O.A.R program  READ MORE... about Planning for Summer?
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Be sure to check out What's Happening District Wide below
Posted on 01/26/2017
Many district events and public information are relevant not just to SOMS, but district wide. These news stories are listed below. Be sure to frequently check them out too!!  READ MORE... about Be sure to check out What's Happening District Wide below
Navigating  Student Work in Middle School
Navigating Student Work in Middle School
Posted on 09/21/2016
Parents often ask...."How do I know what my child is working on in middle school," and "how do I know how the teacher is evaluating my child's work?" Here is a short 3 minute video clip to help navigate this issue:  READ MORE... about Navigating Student Work in Middle School

What’s Happening District Wide

VASD FAMILIES AND STAFF OFFER FEEDBACK ON CLIMATE SURVEY
Posted on 05/24/2017
District to improve on extra support for mental health/at-risk students and preparing students for college/career readiness  READ MORE...
Nearly 40 students' artwork to be featured on Verona street banners!
Posted on 05/16/2017
Education Foundation to spotlight artwork at Verona Library on May 18, 6:30pm  READ MORE...
HONOR YOUR CHILD'S FAVORITE TEACHER DURING TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK!
Posted on 05/02/2017
Donate to the Education Foundation in honor of your favorite teacher(s) as funds raised will provide grants to teachers for innovative classroom projects!  READ MORE...
Voters Approve VASD Facilities & Operational Funding Referenda
Posted on 04/05/2017
Board & District Superintendent tip their hats to voters!   READ MORE...

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The Verona Area School District, a community of learners, values and supports educational excellence. To foster the joy of learning and to prepare students for future challenges, we set rigorous academic and creative expectations for each student. Students, in turn, must show they meet these expectations.