Welcome to Virden Collegiate Institute
“Modeling respect, learning and responsibility to motivate students to become productive, caring citizens.”
Semester 1 Final Exam Schedule:
This is the schedule of final exams for VCI students. The last day of Semester 1 regular classes is Friday, January 30, 2015.
Please note that morning exams begin at 9:00 am and afternoon exams begin at 12:30 p.m. All exams are written in the VCI Gym unless a different location is specified by classroom teachers.
Friday, February 6, 2015 is an Administration Day – no classes are scheduled at VCI.
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|Tuesday, February 3|
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|Thursday, February 5|
Happy New Year everyone!! Here is hoping the new year brings a positive outlook for all. As we head into the new year that means a close to first semester, and exam times. Students should be able to access the exam schedule through their Maplewood access. (if any concerns please contact the school)
We also dive into Basketball season with our school having a solid team in each of the four categories. As well curling and hockey continue on, with provincials just around the corner. Thanks to all of the parents and coaches who support our teams, without you we just couldn’t make it work.
Our Grads continue to plan for their big day in June, thanks to everyone who supported our Grad Stocking stuffer fundraiser, it was a great success. Congrats to Doyle Piwniuk our Grand Prize winner! Grads – let’s keep working hard to finish this first semester strong!! Not far now!!
As always any questions or concerns please let me know!!
“We accomplish in proportion to what we attempt.”
About Virden Collegiate Institute
Virden Collegiate Institute is a school of approximately 330 students. The school is proud to provide a wide variety of programming in the performing arts, visual arts, physical education, sciences, mathematics, language arts, French, power mechanics, industrial arts, business education, home economics, technology and social studies. Alternative education classes and evening mature student classes are offered on campus. Students are provided in-house support services such as public health nurses, student support workers, career counselors, guidance counselors, First Nation liaison workers and mental health workers.
School Day Schedule 2013/2014
|8:48||Morning Alert Bell|
|8:50 – 9:55||Period 1|
|9:55 – 10:05||Break|
|10:05 – 11:10||Period 2|
|11:12 – 12:17||Period 3|
|12:17 – 1:15||Noon Break (Period 4)|
|1:15 – 2:20||Period 5|
|2:20 – 2:30||Break|
|2:30 – 3:35||Period 6|
Diplomas Offered at V.C.I.
High School: Students who successfully complete 30 credits while also fulfilling the requirements of the High School Program graduate with a High School Diploma.
Technology Education: Students who successfully complete 30 credits while also fulfilling the requirements of a Technology Education Program (Power Mechanics or Business) graduate with a Technology Education Diploma.
Special Achievement: Fort La Bosse School Division Special Achievement Diplomas are awarded to students who successfully fulfill the requirements of the High School and/or Technology Education Programs and complete more than the minimum number of credits for graduation. Two categories are:
(1) Silver – 32 credits
(2) Gold – 34 credits or more
Dual Diploma: Students who successfully complete the requirements of BOTH the High School and Technology Education Programs will receive both diplomas.