The Viking Vanguard

Senior Graduation changes

Staff

May 18, 2020

CORRECTION: Please note that information regarding the graduation ceremony for 2020 from today's VNN episode has already changed since broadcast. The date broadcast was incorrect and will NOT be May 28 and 29 but some time in the beginning of June. Please stay tuned for more information. 

FCCLA students win big at virtual State Leadership Conference

FCCLA students win big at virtual State Leadership Conference

Staff

May 6, 2020

The FCCLA club has been “attending” a virtual State Leadership Conference. They had two competitors who qualified for the State STAR Events. Their competition included a service project designed by the students in their chapter and a presentation identifying how they carried out their community ser...

CORRECTION: Norselander VNN segment misidentified video method

Staff

May 4, 2020

CORRECTION: In the May 1 episode of VNN, the story about the Norselander’s practice incorrectly identified the method the group practiced. The video was not shot in ZOOM, but instead students submitted their videos using Flipgrid and choir teacher Jason Brinker edited the segment together in Adobe Premier...

Coronavirus confirmed cases continue around world

Meiko Johnson, Managing Editor

April 21, 2020

The total number infected from COVID-19 has passed 670,000 and shows no signs of slowing down; the world death total from COVID-19 has surpassed 30,000, according to John Hopkins University.  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention issued a travel advisory for New York, New Jersey and C...

New district expectations regarding ongoing learning start April 14

Staff

April 13, 2020

New expectations regarding school and learning have been announced. Starting Tuesday, April 14 teachers will begin new instruction. What this means is that each teacher will provide students and parents with a weekly schedule that outlines what will be taught that week and what assignments students ...

Breakfast, lunch available for students, ages 0-18 at elementary schools

Staff

April 2, 2020

The Puyallup School District is providing a five-day supply of breakfasts and lunches free for all children zero-18 years old at all 22 elementary schools every Monday in April from 11 a.m.-noon.  The next pickup opportunities are April 13 and April 20. Each five-day food pack includes a box o...

Counselors continue to be available to students

Staff

April 2, 2020

Are you in need of a PHS counselor? The counseling staff is available for any academic questions, social or emotional concerns or help with connecting with community resources. To reach a counselor, contact them by voicemail, email or through Schoology. Counselors will respond within two bus...