Activities

 

Students may participate in a variety of activities and extra curricular programs.

Athletics

Vicksburg High School offers a full range of athletic opportunities for girls and boys. Football, cheerleading, soccer, basketball, 9th grade basketball, baseball, and softball are offered as well as tennis, golf, swimming, track, cross country, and volleyball

Band

VHS has a tradition of excellence in band. The VHS Pride band has won many honors both in marching and concert. During concert season, VHS enjoys three concert bands. VHS band program is under the direction of Mr. Leonard Winters. Assistant band directors are Mr. Terry Steed, Mr. Cody McElwain, Mr. Jeremy Donald, and Ms Kathryn Baugher.

Choir

Mrs. Tracey Gardner is the VHS Choral Program Director along with Mrs. Angela Chapin, Assistant Director. The choral program offers Women’s Choir (SSA) and Varsity Choir (SATB). The most advanced and select choir at VHS is Madrigals. Show Choir is another choral offering at VHS. All choirs require an audition.

Clubs and Organizations

VHS offers a variety of clubs and organizations that students are encouraged to join.

Fine Arts

VHS offers instruction in visual and performing arts. Students may select Art I, II, III, or Honors Art. Ceramics I, II, and photography are also offered. The 2007-2008 school year introduced digital photography. Performances arts include band, choir, drama, and dance. A complete list of course offerings is available in the New Horizons handbook.

Gator Girls

The Gator Girls Dance Team is committed to encouraging all dancers to strive for excellence and enjoy the journey along the way. We believe each dancer has the ability to increase her physical, emotional, and intellectual well-being through our dance program. The Gator Girls Dance Team promotes strong self-confidence, self-respect, discipline, and appreciation of music and dance.