Check out a great article in the Waxahachie Daily Light by Geoff Gorman about our Venus High School Varsity Baseball Bulldogs:
Bulldogs' Baseball Making School History
Our Venus High School Bulldog Baseball Team will face the Fort Stockton Panthers in the Regional Semifinal round of the UIL 4A Baseball Playoffs. Please come out and support your Bulldogs as they try to advance to the Regional Finals! Game information is below:
Mrs. Seal and Mr. Smallwood, the VHS Ag Science teachers, entered 8 students into the Johnson County Livestock Association Sweepstakes. Out of the 8 students, Venus FFA entered 5 will receive a $350 certificate for the purchase of their show animal for the coming show season. Only 12 students were selected for this honor, and 5 of them are Venus Bulldogs! We also have one student Tyler Collins, as the first Alternate.
If you see Shyann Pack, Tyler McCarty, Christian Musselman, Payton Wagner, or Carli Willis let them know how proud of them we are and excited to see how our next show season goes. We are proud of our FFA Bulldogs!
The Venus Community Library will hold its annual summer reading program June 8th-July 9th. Each year the children of Venus enjoy movies, special programs, crafts, activities, and games, sponsored by Venus ISD, GDF Suez Energy, and Sanders Estes Correctional Center. This year's theme," Every Hero Has a Story" promises fictional and real community heroes, as well as a chance for each child to be a hero himself. Be sure to join us on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 in the HS cafeteria for special programs and crafts. Check the Venus Community Library website at venuscommunitylibrary.com for a calendar of events. For information visit the library or call 972-366-8353.
Our Venus High School Bulldogs have earned their way into the Regional Quarterfinals! Great job Bulldogs, we are proud of you! We will be playing the Graham Steers in a three game series to determine who moves on to the Regional Semifinals. The game schedule is below; be aware that times, dates, and locations may change due to weather and field conditions. This webpage will be updated to reflect any changes.
Game 1: Thursday, May 21 @ 7:30PM
Game 2: Friday, May 22 @ 7:30PM
Game 3: Saturday, May 23 @ Noon (Updated 5/22/15 @ 9:26AM)
All games will be played at Brock ISD Baseball Field; see the map below for its location.
400 Eagle Spirit Ln, Brock, TX 76087
Venus ISD is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability; there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the sits and times as follows:
Venus Primary School
June 9-25, 2015 (excluding Friday-Sunday)
Venus Middle School
June 9-25, 2015 Breakfast: 7:30AM-8:15AM
Adults are welcome and meal prices are as follows:
Come Bring your children for a free and nutritious meal!
Kindergarten and Pre-K registration begins in May 18! Get your paperwork filled out early and be ahead of the pack! We will be hosting a Registration Roundup for incoming Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten students on Monday, May 18, 2015 at the Venus Civic Center (210 Walnut St Venus, TX 76084) from 7AM to 7PM. Here, you will be able to take care of your child's registration and much, much, more. We hope to see you there! If you are unable to make it, you can register at Venus Primary School during the following dates and times.
Venus Primary (102 Student Dr.)
What do you need to register your child?
For more detailed information, check out the brochures below:
Your Venus High School Bulldogs will be playing the Stephenville High School Yellow Jackets in the Area Playoffs. This will be a three game series. Please come out and support the slugging Bulldogs! Game information is below:
UPDATED 12:28AM 5/16/2015 (Updated Information is in BOLD)
Game 3 Saturday, May 16, 12pm @ Graford
In the event that games are postponed, canceled, or relocated, this webpage will be updated with accurate information as it becomes available. We are proud of the VHS Bulldog Baseball Team's accomplishments and wish them well vs Stephenville. We know that they will do their best!
The Venus High School Varsity Baseball Team will be playing Springtown in Bi-District Play. Venus will be the home team, and will have the 1st Base Dugout. Please come out and support your district champion Bulldogs!
(Updated May 9 @ 1:50 PM) Due to weather, the game on May 9 had to be stopped in the second inning. The game will resume in the bottom of the second inning at 1 PM on Monday May 11, 2015 at Southwest Christian School. Please come out and support your Bulldogs!
Southwest Christian School
7001 Benbrook Lake Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76123
The results of the Regional Track Meet are:
800 Meter Relay -12th Place - 1. Kalon Heim 2. James Gasero 3. Jorge Perez 4. Ian Lucas (Kolton Spray & Grayson Gibbons)
400 Meter Dash - 13th Place - Jose Brito
200 Meter Dash - 12th Place - Kalon Heim
In track there are four regions with 16 participants/teams in each event that advance from the Area Meet, making for 64 total participants in each event. The young men above should be very proud of their efforts. There are very people who can say they made it as far as the Regional Meet. We appreciate the hard work from all the athletes who advanced to Regionals as well as the rest of the young men who made track a success this year. We are proud of the athletes and coaches of the VHS Track Program. Thank you for setting high standards and working hard! Go Bulldogs!
Venus High School coaches Jay Underwood, Nolen Hodges, and the rest of the VHS Basketball Staff will be hosting the annual summer basketball camp. See the information below for details and for the brochure/registration form. If you have questions, contact Coach Underwood via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 817-470-9703.
Who can attend?
Boys and Girls going into grades 1-9 are welcome to participate.
June 9-12, 2015 (Tues-Fri)
Grades 1-5 8:30 am -12:00 pm
Grades 6-9 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Venus High School Gymnasium
The cost is $50 per camper. Please pre-register as soon as possible. No refunds will be given after June 1st. Registration at the door will be $60 and only accepted on an availability basis. Please make checks payable to Jay Underwood.
The Venus Superdogs participated in the 2015 Rise & Shine Walk & Run on 5/1/2015. One of our athletes has a wonderful sister who whose company paid for the athletes to participate in this great benefit. We received Rise & Shine shirts. All proceeds benefit the Rise School. The Rise School of Houston is a pre-school affiliate of Texas Children's Hospital, where children with and without disabilities learn together and prepare for kindergarten. All the athletes and teachers had a great time. #differentnotless