Sun04262015

Last updateFri, 24 Apr 2015 9am

Back You are here: Home News School News

School News

Dual language program

Shannara Easley reads over literature about Mount Vernon Elementary School’s Dual Language Two Way programShannara Easley reads over literature about Mount Vernon Elementary School’s Dual Language Two Way program during an informational meeting on Thursday, April 2.

Read more: Dual language program

Tiger band ends year on perfect note

The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band finished their school year with an unprecedented number of awards and honors.The Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band finished their school year with an unprecedented number of awards and honors. The Tiger Band earned the Grand Sweepstakes award

Read more: Tiger band ends year on perfect note

Horticulture class plant sale Saturday

Students Corbin Phillips, Cheyenne Mardis, Jocee Neal and Tyler Sharp move some of the vegetable plantsStudents Corbin Phillips, Cheyenne Mardis, Jocee Neal and Tyler Sharp move some of the vegetable plants into a newly finished section of the Mount Vernon ISD greenhouse.

Read more: Horticulture class plant sale Saturday

Renovations begin

Contractors began creating the frame work to extend the east wall of the Mount Vernon ISD band hall.Contractors began creating the frame work to extend the east wall of the Mount Vernon ISD band hall. The band department moved out of their space after Spring Break

Read more: Renovations begin

One-Act Play Bi-District contest at Mount Vernon ISD

The Bi-District round of competition for the UIL One-Act Play will be conducted in the auditorium on the Mount Vernon ISD main campus on Friday, April 10. The first play will be presented at 10 a.m., and they will run back-to-back.

Read more: One-Act Play Bi-District contest at Mount Vernon ISD

FFA brings home three blue ribbons

FFA members stand atop the 35 foot gooseneck  trailer they built and display the prizes they won at the contest.The Mount Vernon FFA brought home three blue ribbons from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Ag Mechanics Contest March 20-22. FFA members stand atop the 35 foot gooseneck

Read more: FFA brings home three blue ribbons

MVHS One-Act Play advances to bi-district

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play earned the right to advance after participating in the District 16-3A competition Tuesday, March 24.

Read more: MVHS One-Act Play advances to bi-district

Destination Imagination team headed for state this Saturday

team members are, clockwise, Case Oud,  Mason Lowery, Brian Baird, Kristina King, and Brian Baird.Mount Vernon’s Mid-Level Destination Imagination team is headed for the state competition at Dallas’ Skyline High School on Saturday, April 11. The team earned this honor after competing at the regional event at Mesquite High School on Feb. 28.

Read more: Destination Imagination team headed for state this Saturday

Tickets available for Kerry Garmon scholarship dinner

Tickets are available for the Fourth Annual Kerry Garmon Memorial Scholarship Benefit . It will be in the Saltillo Kerry W. Garmon Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday, April 11.

Read more: Tickets available for Kerry Garmon scholarship dinner