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  • Beta Club Helps Samaritan's Feet Distribute Socks and Shoes

    On Saturday, December 7th, 2019, the Sun Valley High School Beta Club helped distribute new shoes and socks to hundreds of needy children and their families in Charlotte, NC as part of Samaritan’s Feet International’s Shoes of Hope Distribution.

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  • Beta Club Helps Process Shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

    The Sun Valley High School Beta Club helped process thousands of shoeboxes for children in Columbia, as part of Operation Christmas Child on Saturday, November 30th, 2019. During Saturday’s processing event, over 90,000 shoeboxes were processed.

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  • Beta Club Volunteers at Crisis Assistance Ministry

    On Saturday, November 23, 2019, members of the Sun Valley High School Beta Club volunteered at Crisis Assistance Ministry in Charlotte at the Free Store sorting/inspecting donations, hanging clothing, stocking the and assisting the Free Store Production Area. The Free Store provides donated clothing and household items all at no charge to families in need so that people can use their limited resources on other necessities.

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  • Beta Club Volunteers at the Second Harvest Food Bank

    On Saturday, November 16, 2019, members of the Sun Valley High School Beta Club volunteered at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina’s Harvest Feast Marathon at Stonecrest Shopping Center in Charlotte. This outside event collects donations during the two weeks before Thanksgiving each year.

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  • Beta Club Helps with Fall Bash

    The Sun Valley High School Beta Club provided student volunteers to fill 19 volunteer slots for the Wesley Chapel Fall Bash, which took place on Saturday, October 26th, 2019 at Dogwood Park in Wesley Chapel. SVHS Beta members helped in a number of ways, which included completing grounds set up, running the field games, running arts/crafts and running the scavenger hunt.

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  • Beta Club Completes an Adopt-A-Highway Project

    Members of the Sun Valley High School Beta Club completed an Adopt-A-Highway litter cleanup on Saturday, October 19th, 2019 along a two mile stretch of Old Charlotte Highway in Indian Trail and in Monroe. This Adopt-A-Highway location is dedicated to honor the memory of Wesley Chapel resident and Senior Beta Emeritus Member Emily Brooke Parker.

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  • Interact Club Participates in Beautification Project

    On Saturday, September 14th, Interact Club members along with some members from the Union West Rotarians donned their reflective vests and hit the road bright and early to clean up our community. Students and Rotarians collected many bags of trash from the roadside along Old Monroe Road. This is a quarterly beautification project for the club.

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  • Mr. Vivian Leads National Advanced Career Teacher Training at University of South Carolina and Auburn University

    Bill Vivian taught teachers from across the nation at the University of South Carolina (UofSC) and Auburn University this summer to prepare others for facilitating Advanced Career Aerospace Engineering courses. Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) co-hosted the training with major universities including University of South Carolina and Auburn University.

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  • Interact Club members attend Seminar for Tomorrow's Leaders at Wingate University

    Since 2009, Rotarians from District 7680 in partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership’s (CCL) Leadership Beyond Boundaries initiative, have transformed students’ lives by delivering a research-based intensive, transformative and empowering leadership development program for rising high school juniors and seniors.

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  • Honors Aerospace 4 Students Complete Final Project

    he Sun Valley HS Honors Aerospace 4 students completed their final project for the two-year program. What started with Aerospace 1 and a simple 3D plane seat being created, culminated to replicating an astronautical weightless ROV (remotely operated vehicle). The purpose of this project is to apply the fundamentals of aerospace science and engineering to the design and operation of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV).

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  • SVHS Beta Club Named School of Merit for 2018-2019

    The Sun Valley High Beta Club has been named as a National School of Merit by the National Beta Club for the third year in a row for growing its membership by over 70 members and for the completion of a significantly increased number of community service hours during the 2018-2019 school year.

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  • Kiley Rorich Reaches Long-term Goal in Gymnastics

    Dedication. Commitment. Focus. Tenacity. These are all attributes exhibited by Kiley Rorich, a freshman at Sun Valley. Kiley has been involved in gymnastics since she was about 3 years old. By the time she was 6 years old, she had begun participating in competitive gymnastics. Kiley recognized early that she had a talent and a passion for gymnastics. The uneven bars are her favorite event; however, she also competes on the vault, balance beam, and floor exercise.

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  • SVHS Software Certification Success Story

    Sun Valley High School senior Marco Nordstrand accomplished something that as far as it is known has never been accomplished before by any high school student anywhere before.

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  • Beta Club Participates in Operation Sandwich

    On Sunday, March 3rd, members of the Sun Valley High School Beta Club participated in Operation Sandwich for the Urban Ministry Center in Charlotte. Beta members made over 400 sandwiches that were used to feed the homeless in our area.

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  • Beta Club Helps Sort Shoes at Samaritan's Feet Warehouse

    On Saturday, February 9th, 2019, the Sun Valley High School Beta Club processed hundreds of children’s shoes for Samaritan’s Feet in Charlotte, NC. Samaritan’s Feet is a 501 is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that "shares a message of hope and love through washing the feet of impoverished children around the world and adorning them with new shoes.”

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  • Students Receive MOS Certification

    Students in Microsoft Imagine Academies benefit from a world-class Microsoft curriculum and software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. Enrollment in the course affords students the opportunity to gain industry-recognized certification in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel Core, Excel Expert, and Access.

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  • SVHS Interact Club Helps with Indian Trail Holiday Parade

    T'is the season for community celebrations. To kick of this year's holiday celebration the Interact Club assisted Santa, Mrs. Claus and all of the participants of the Indian Trail Parade.

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