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Operation Christmas Joy needs you! Consider helping to make this a merry holiday for those less fortunate. Hands and hearts are needed to load bags and boxes for delivery to needy families. A minimum 2-hour shift on Saturday, December 21 from 8 am to 12 noon would help the cause of spreading Christmas joy throughout the local area.

Due to a recent case of mumps identified in a student at an Erie County school, the Erie County Health Department has created a letter and factsheet outlining general mumps information to share with parents. It is important to note that the outbreak DID NOT occur in Vermilion Schools. The Vermilion Local School District is simply sharing information.

Winter Sports ramp up this week. Here is the schedule: MONDAY, December 2 Varsity Bowling at Clyde Plaza Lanes in Fremont 4:00 PM Freshman Boys Basketball at Oberlin 4:30 PM Sailorway - Holidays Around the World 6:00-7:30 PM VHS Chorale to Festival of Carols - Lorain High School 7:30 TUESDAY, December 3 VHS Amer Red Cross Blood Drive - Gym 8:00 AM–2:00 PM

Looking for an easy way to get your Christmas cookies this year? Here is the opportunity you are waiting for! The Vermilion High School Freshman Class of 2023 is selling cookies for Christmas! Pre-orders will be taken from Monday, December 2 to Tuesday, December 10. Cost is $6.00 per dozen cookies. Your order can include all the same type of cookie, or mix and match your order. Cookie choices are: Chocolate Chip.

et someone else take care of your baking needs during the busy holiday season. Class of 2020 Prom to Dawn is selling Christmas pies. Gift cards are available as well. Look for order forms to be coming home this week. Pie orders and money are due by Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Pickup will be at Vermilion High School on Monday, December 23, 2019 (time TBD).

Vermilion High School Drama Club presents "Closed for the Holidays", a spirited and heartwarming comedy with a healthy dash of Christmas magic. Perfect for the entire family. "Closed for the Holidays" takes place on Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7 at 7 pm in the VHS Auditorium. After a blizzard shuts down the roads on Christmas Eve eve.

This fall Vermilion High School art students participated for the first time in Lorain County Educational Service Center’s annual Art Show. The show included works of art from several area schools, and was displayed at Elyria Public Library on West River Road in Elyria. Visitors to the show were asked to vote for their favorite piece for the “People’s Choice” awards. One “Best in Show” piece was selected.

A Vermilion Local School District Red Cross Blood Drive, open to students and adults, takes place at Vermilion High School on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 from 8 am to 2 pm. Donors must be 17 or older and in good health. 16 year olds may donate with a parent permission form that is available in the main office. Sign up online at www.Redcrossblood.org.

VHS National Honor Society inducted 8 Seniors and 24 Juniors into its membership on November 18. Current President Rachel Miller, VP Liberty Oliver, Treasurer / Historian Diana Morus, and Secretary Maddison Todd co-directed the ceremony. Principal Lisa Deliz welcomed the inductees and their families, and co-advisors Kellie Pancost.

Nominations are being accepted for the Vermilion High School Hall of Fame now through Tuesday, December 3. Send your nomination to Lisa Deliz, Principal, Vermilion High School, 1250 Sanford Street, Vermilion, OH, 44089. The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to honor those alumni who have gone on to significant success in life.

As a partner of Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio, Vermilion School District, in partnership with the Vermilion Salvation Army, receives items that have been purchased and donated, and may occasionally receive food items that are past the product’s recommended date for best quality.

St. Mary's students and staff held their annual Bike-A-Thon around the school campus on Ohio Street in Vermilion on October 10th. The event helped raise private and business donations that went toward St. Mary's operations, supplies and equipment. Pictured are Ms. Livengood's 5th and 6th grade bikers and Mayor Forthofer.