Viking News

There’s always something interesting happening in Valley R-VI School District. On this page, we’ll post details about upcoming events, past activities, school awards, and much more—so bookmark this page and check back often!

Ethan Matthews Signs with Hannibal-LaGrange

Ethan Matthews sitting at a tableCongratulations to Ethan Matthews on his baseball scholarship and continued education to Hannibal-LaGrange University. Ethan is going to be a graduate of Valley R-VI in Caledonia. He has played high school baseball for all four years and has been awarded multiple All Conference and All District recognitions. Valley R-VI has appreciated the hard work and dedication he has brought to our district. Good luck on all your future education and achievements.

MAP/EOC Awards

View more photos of our MAP and EOC award recipientsOn Friday, February 28, we recognized both junior high and high school students for scoring proficient and/or advanced on MAP and EOC testing. We recognized these students for their excellent work with certificates and medals. All students recognized will receive a reward of a trip in the spring.

MAP Tests

  • English Language Arts (Proficient)
    • 7th Grade: Emma Alley, Tony Boesing, Gracie Bowles, Case Ciskowski, Kyndra Gormley, Aedan King, Mikenda Markwick, Drew McClain, Jaidon Morris, Ayden Sims, Ocarina Smith, Walther Strother, and Carsyn Yount
    • 8th Grade: Chloe Boyer, Kalli Boyer, Caleb Brakefield, Aliyah Brooks, James Lands, Regan Laramore, Zoe Maxson, Landon McClain, Kenley Missey, and Braden Williams
    • 9th Grade: Maliyah Brown, Dylan Conner, Benji Daniels, Cole Kearns, Kaelan King, Brooklyn Pulliam, Eli Rawlins, Bethany Rhyneer, Cody Roth, Peyton Watson, and Carletta West
  • Mathematics (Proficient)
    • 7th Grade: Tony Boesing, Graci Bowles, Hunter DeClue, Kyndra Gormley, Brooke Hampton, Aedan King, Jude King, Carlie Loughary, Mikenda Markwick, Hunter Northcutt, Ocarina Smith, Ava Waldrop, and Carsyn Yount
    • 8th Grade: Kalli Boyer, Bethany Bridgeman, James Lands, and Regan Laramore
    • 9th Grade: Maliyah Brown, Samuel Crase, Benji Daniels, Danielle Hampton, Cole Kearns, Eli Rawlins, Bethany Rhyneer, Heith Walton, and Carletta West
  • Science (Proficient)
    • 9th Grade: Dylan Conner, Benji Daniels, Danielle Hampton, Cole Kearns, Colby Litton, Colby Maxwell, Brooklyn Pulliam, Eli Rawlins, Bethany Rhyneer, Alli Thompson, Ethan Tiefenauer, Peyton Watson, and Carletta West

EOC Tests

  • English I (Proficient)
    • Trey Bidner, Alex Bridgeman, Alexis Brooks, Nancy Brown, Alex Bryan, Joey Gillam, Emily Haworth, Trenton Henson, Josh Miller, Emma Pulliam, and Brant Rawlins
  • English II (Proficient)
    • Morgan Berkheimer, Tyler Courtway, Chasey Dunn, Jake Gaston, Ruby Illert, Rilee Ives, Cloe Kearns, Corben Laramore, Trey Moyers, Thomas Owings, Hayley Rawlins, Makensie Rawlins, Trevin Rhyneer, and Seth Walt
  • Algebra I (Proficient)
    • Nancy Brown
  • Geometry (Proficient)
    • Thomas Ownings
  • Algebra II (Proficient)
    • Ethan Moses
  • Biology (Proficient)
    • Caity Campbell, Corben Laramore, Trey Moyers, Thomas Owings, Hayley Rawlins, Alex Vollet, and Seth Walt
  • Physical Science (Proficient)
    • Logan Beers, Alex Bryan, Joey Gillam, and Ethan Parks

MAP Tests

  • English Language Arts (Advanced)
    • 7th Grade: Carlie Loughary, Hunter Northcutt, and Sylas Vance
    • 8th Grade: Bethany Bridgeman, Jacob Gillam, and Payton James
    • 9th Grade: Isaiah Thebeau and Heith Walton
  • Mathematics (Advanced)
    • 7th Grade: Jaidon Morris and Walther Strother
    • 8th Grade: Kenley Missey
    • 9th Grade: Joseph Haverstick and Isaiah Thebeau
  • Science (Advanced)
    • 9th Grade: Maliyah Brown, Isaiah Thebeau, and Heith Walton

EOC Tests

  • English I (Advanced)
    • Carter Jackson and Ethan Moses
  • English II (Advanced)
    • Caity Campbell, Joey Henderson, and Alex Vollet
  • Algebra II (Advanced)
    • Carter Clark
  • Biology (Advanced)
    • Joey Henderson and Trevin Rhyneer
  • Physical Science (Advanced)
    • Ethan Moses

    Valley R-VI Hosts Senior Night

    On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Valley R-VI recognized our senior athletes. We recognized them for their dedication and hard work over the past four years of cheerleading and basketball. Each athlete has displayed leadership, hard work, and determination both on and off the floor. Being a student athlete can be tough, but these young ladies and gentlemen have handled it with ease. Thank you for all your hard work!

    Cheerleaders

    Carleigh Jackson and parents

    Carleigh Jackson
    Daughter of Joe and Abi Jackson

    Molly Comfort and parents

    Molly Comfort
    Daughter of Jon and Bernadine Comfort

    cheerleaders and parents

    Girls Basketball

    Emily Bryan and parents

    Emily Bryan
    Daughter of Nick and Cristen Bryan

    Liz Morris and parents

    Liz Morris
    Daughter of Geno and Melissa Francis

    Jaimi Tuttle and parents

    Jaimi Tuttle
    Daughter of Dori Tuttle and James and Rhonda Tuttle

    Conner Payne and parents

    Conner Payne
    Daughter of Bobby Payne and Nicole Smith

    Girls Basketball players and parents

    Boys Basketball

    Lane Hampton and parents

    Lane Hampton
    Son of Chuckie and Tammy Hampton

    Isaiah Gallaher and parents

    Isaiah Gallaher
    Son of Darren and Julie Gallaher and Frank and Lanette Steward

    Stetson McCoy and parents

    Stetson McCoy
    Son of Tim and Trishanna McCoy

    Ethan Matthews and parents

    Ethan Matthews
    Son of Adam Matthews, Becca Brooks, and Trent Brooks

    Skylar DeClue and parents

    Skylar DeClue
    Son of Derek and Bethany DeClue and Erin Carmack, Grandson of Don and Debbie DeClue

    Boys basketball players and parents

    Parents, thank you for your dedication to these young athletes. Without your help, none of this would be possible. Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Senior Athletes.

    Valley R-VI Celebrates 8th Grade Night

    View more photos of Valley R-VI Celebrates 8th Grade NightOn Tuesday February 18, the Valley R-VI Varsity Basketball teams hosted 8th grade night. During this night we honored our 8th grade basketball athletes. We recognized the athletes for their dedication and hard work over the past two years. Each athlete has displayed leadership, hard work, and determination both on and off the floor. Being a student athlete can be tough, but these young athletes have handled it with ease. We here at Valley High School look forward to your future both in the classroom and on the basketball court.

    • #00 Jamison Politte the daughter of Jimmy Politte and Jarah McGinness
    • #20 Aliyah Brooks the daughter of Nathan and Angie Brooks
    • #11 Kalley Portell the daughter of Kevin and Kayme Portell
    • #30 Kenley Missey the daughter of Bruiser and Ashley Missey
    • #23 Morgan Merlenbach the daughter of Guy and Corena Hayne 
    • #21 Regan Laramore the daughter of Chris and Courtney Laramore
    • # 33 K.J Tiefenauer the son of Crystal Windele and the grandson of Joe and Pam Tiefenauer
    • # 32 Caleb Brakefield the son of Matt Brakefield and Melissa McClain
    • # 30 Nick Presley the son of Will Presley
    • # 40 Jason Revelle son of Robin Rogers

    Thank you to both basketball coaches, junior high boys coach, Caleb Tiefenauer, and junior high girls coach, Shelly Province for everything they do.

    Parents and Grandparents, thank you for your dedication to these young athletes. Without your help, none of this would be possible.

    Congratulations to our 2019–2020 8th grade Valley Vikings Basketball athletes!