Shades Valley High School

Jefferson County IB School

Shades Valley Technical Academies


BUS CHANGES for April 14-18, 2014 

MORNING:   Bus 08-27 will be running its route, but will pick up Emerald Point first. Students should be out there at 6:25. Bus will then pick up at Wineridge. Be at your stop and wait till the bus gets there. 

ACT Plus Writing Exam for All Juniors

All Juniors will take the ACT Plus Writing on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. It is very important that your child attends school on that date. Please make sure they eat a healthy nutritional breakfast. Contact the 11th grade counselor if you have any questions.


School Events
4/3/2014 to 4/30/2014
•  PTSO Kripsy Kreme Fundraiser
4/14/2014 to 4/18/2014
•  Alternate ACCESS for ELLs
4/14/2014 to 4/17/2014
•  Alabama Alternate Assessment (AAA)
4/15/2014 to 4/22/2014
•  Visual Ensemble Tryouts
4/15/2014 to 4/17/2014
•  Math Team Practice
•  9th Grade Course Selection Sheets Due to Mrs. Foust
•  Softball HOME
•  Soccer Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys HOME
•  Soccer Varsity Girls AWAY
•  Baseball Varsity First Round of AHSAA Playoffs
•  AEA Reps in Workroom
4/21/2014 to 4/22/2014
•  GS Performance 10th ELA
•  JCIB Awards Day
•  Valley Singers Applications Due to Mrs. Slay
•  Soccer Varsity Boys and JV Boys HOME
•  POWER MONDAYS: Dress Professionally!
•  CLUB MEETINGS: Art Club, FCA, FCCLA, IB French, IB German, IB Spanish, Key Club, SVHS Science Olympiad, SVTA Robotics, Thespian Club, UP Club
•  Softball AWAY
•  Faculty Health Screening
•  Choir Spring Concert, 7 PM, McElwain Baptist Church
4/23/2014 to 4/25/2014
•  Volleyball Tryouts
•  Alabama Graduation Products will also be here to deliver caps and gowns.
4/23/2014 to 5/7/2014
•  Valley Singers Auditions
•  ACT with Writing All Juniors
•  Soccer Varsity Boys, Varsity Girls, and JV Boys HOME

Sports Events
One local high school among top 20 of America's Most Challenging
Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School in Irondale ranked as the No. 12 most challenging in the nation, ...

Arrix Ryce, JCIB: Gorgas Scholarship goes to black high school student for first time in contest's 67-year history   
AL.COM: For the first time in its 67-year history, a black high school student has won top honors in the Gorgas Scholarship Competition....

Girls and Boys Track and Field Teams Bring Home 9th Consecutive County Championship; Both MVPs from SVHS   
Congratulations to our boys and girls track and field team for winning the county championship yesterday.  Our boys...

Congratulations to J. T. Heisler, 3rd place Tulsa Welding School Scholarship Competition, $3,500 scholarship!   
Congratulations to J. T. Heisler who won 3rd place in the Tulsa Welding School Scholarship Competition last Friday for...

PTSO Holds Krispy Kreme Fundraiser in April   
The PTSO is having a Krispy Kreme Fundraiser during the month of April! And your support is needed! The Krispy Kreme Certificates...