TVHS conducts first lockdown drill

This morning, we conducted our first mandatory lockdown drill of the year. A lockdown is a procedure used when there is an immediate and imminent threat to the school building population.  Students and school staff are secured in rooms and no one is allowed to leave until the building has been deemed safe.  This procedure …

Why information literacy is important and 5 ways to tell if someone is probably lying

Jim Niedermeier, Principal The most critical skill for kids in school to learn is information literacy. I know what you’re thinking: What about math? What about reading? What about social studies? What about science?! Hold your horses! Sure,  these disciplines are critical, but without the ability to differentiate between good information and bad information, you …