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Vines High School

Vines High School
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1401 Highedge Drive
Plano, TX 75075
Phone: (469) 752-7800
Fax: (469) 752-7801

Principal Shauna Koehne
Assistant Principal for Curriculum

Reuben Davis

Assistant Principal for Student Services Tonelli Hatley
Administrative Intern Melissa Blank
Counselors Joel Brzezinski – A - Go   (469.752.7816)
Giovanna James – Gr - N  (469.752.7817)
Delinda Dudley – O - Wh & ESL (469.752.7818)
Teresa Reynolds, Lead Counselor – Wi - Z & AVID  (469.752.7819)
School Hours 9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Enrollment 1,160
School Colors Purple and white
Mascot Viking
Motto Valor, honor, scholarship.

Directions to School

From Dallas North Tollway: Plano Parkway Exit – east to Independence, north on Independence to 15th Street, east on 15th Street to the school.
From Central Expressway: 15th Street Exit – west to the school.

Achievements

Vines High School has a long-standing tradition of excellence. Our athletics teams are extremely competitive.  In addition,numerous students play at the varsity level for Plano Senior High School.  During the 2008-09 year, 9th grade volleyball girls won the district tournament.  9th grade boys' basketball and 10th grade girls' basketball were city champs.

Each year Vines students excel in academic and the fine and performance arts.  During the past 10 years, over 200 Vines students have been named National Merit Semifinalist/Finalist in their junior year at Plano Senior High.  Our strong band, choir and orchestra programs have garnered Sweepstakes and First Place Medals in a variety of contests each year.  Last year the Vines One-Act Play won the district competition.  The Vines Whiz Quiz team earned the division championship.  Two art students earned Gold Seals at the State VASE competition and two were selected for the Nasher Summer Institute.  Nine Vines speech students qualified for the state Texas Forensic Association competition.  Four students were finalists for the Princeton University Prize in Race Relations and a former Vines student won the award.

Campus Programs

Advanced Placement and Pre-AP coursework; AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination); athletics; art; band; choir; orchestra; cheerleading; drill team; student council; Peer Assisted Leadership (PAL); yearbook; whiz quiz; speech and theatre; art club; French club; German club; Latin club; Spanish club; LASER (Learning about Science and Engineering Research) club; Crimestoppers; American Sign Language club; medical science and HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America); National Honor Society; Multicultural club; KEYS program; and J.R.O.T.C.

Parent Involvement Opportunities

Parents are encouraged to be involved at Vines High School. Membership in our award winning PTSA, as well as many booster clubs, allow parents to be an integral part of the life of our school. Many volunteer opportunities are available to our parents and community members.

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