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3560 McCarty Rd. Saginaw, MI 48603 | 989.790.1676


November 8th, 2019

Lunch today: Chicken Wrap or BBQ Pork on Bun; green beans, carrots, fruit, milk
Lunch for Monday: Chicken Patti on Bun or Meatball Sub; corn, broccoli, fruit, milk

Salad Plate and Yogurt/PBJ Sandwich Entrees Offered Daily

Scripture of the Day: “Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me.” Psalm 51:12

Attention Students:

  • Please return your empty sparkling ice bottle to the container by the cafeteria milk cooler.
  • Félicitations (congratulations) to Caris Cancelli who is the winner of yesterday’s French Trivia Question. The answer is “Paris, France will host the 2024 Summer Olympics.” (Since Madame is at a conference today, there isn’t a new question.) Thank you to everyone who participated this week! Bon weekend!
  • The bazaar & cookie walk is TOMORROW! We are still in need of helpers and a few more cookie donations. Student volunteers are also needed to help the vendors carry in/out their items from 7:15 am to 8:45 am and then 2:30 pm to 4 pm.! Please see Mrs. Behnke if you are able/willing to help.
  • All girls interested in playing basketball: Tryouts will be held Monday, November 11th and Tuesday November 12th in our gym from 3:30-5:30pm. New players and freshman should wear a white t-shirt and come dressed to play. We look forward to a spirited and competitive tryout. -Coach Princing
  • Interested in studying medicine after high school? There is a free seminar on the medical school process, how to build a solid resume, and more hosted by Albion College and CMU on Monday, November 11th. The event is held at Horizon’s Conference Center from 7-8:30 pm. RSVP at by Friday.
  • Protect Life is hosting (everyone welcome!) a showing of the “Unplanned” movie, on Tuesday, November 12th, 3:30pm in Room 107. Due to the rating, all attendees must have a signed permission slip (pick up from Mrs. Winter or Mrs. Urbytes) to attend this event. Bring your own beverage and money for pizza. See you there!
  • The Booster Club Fruit fundraiser helps support Music, Drama, Arts & Athletics here at VLHS! We are at 85 boxes currently sold. The top class will receive 100 points! A donation of $10 also counts as a box. Please turn in any completed orders to the office, and let us know if you have online orders.
  • Pro-Life will be taking diaper and baby wipe donations until Friday, Nov. 15th. We need sizes 4,6, and newborn. If you are able to donate, please put the diapers in the crib located at the front entrance, or give money to Mrs. Winter. Everything is greatly appreciated!
  • Bowling tryouts will take place November 19th and 21st, at LeFevre’s bowling alley, 3:30-5pm.
  • French Club will be selling crepes for $2 with toppings of your choice, on Tuesdays before school! Donations and profits will go to Moussa, a young boy from Burkina Faso. Come get a taste of France!
  • Our next Grandparent/Special Friend Day is Thursday, Nov. 14th. Please turn in your RSVP by the Tuesday prior to the date you will be bringing your guest. Pick up an informational sheet in the office, or click here:
  • Do you want to stay in shape over the winter but don’t do a winter sport? Come check out Running Club! We meet every Monday and Wednesday after school in Mrs. Brenner’s room. We run outside, so dress for the cold!
  • Alaska VBS information meeting will be Tuesday, November 19, at 7:00 p.m. in Mrs. Brenner’s room. See her for information.

Attention Parents:

  • The bazaar & cookie walk is TOMORROW! We could use more helpers at the bazaar and a few more cookie donations. Cookies needed are Buckeye, Cut Out Cookies, Monster, Gluten Free, Chocolate Crinkle & Thumbprint. Thank you to those who have signed up already! Proceeds from this go to the Parent Organization to fund teacher and classroom needs. Signups are at for cookies and for help, or you may contact Heidi Behnke at 790-1676.
  • Our next Grandparent/Special Friend Days are November 14th, or 21st. Select whichever date works best for you. Featuring a new schedule this year to increase your time together. Want to learn more? Pick up an informational sheet in the office, or click here:
  • The VLHS Booster Club’s Fruit Sale Fundraiser runs through November 14th! Funds raised help support Music, Drama, Arts and Athletics. Order through your student, our office, or online at: Thank you for participating!
  • VLHS Protect Life is gathering signatures for the Dismemberment Abortion Ban Petition. If you would be willing to participate, please stop in the school office to sign the petition. Thank you!
  • The Alaska VBS information meeting will be Tuesday, November 19, at 7:00 p.m. in room 102 (Mrs. Brenner). Parents and students are welcome to learn more about this unique opportunity to share the Gospel in a very different culture, yet still in the United States. Costs, timing, fund raising, expectations, logistics and all other concerns will be addressed. Please prayerfully consider this wonderful way to put faith in action. Contact Mrs. Brenner at rbrenner@ with questions or if you are interested but cannot make it. This trip is also open to parents, with or without your child!
The Saginaw Valley Lutheran High School Association, operating Valley Lutheran High School, admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, and physical handicap to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national and ethnic origin, genetic information, and physical handicap in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic or other school administered programs.