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Intermediate, junior high schools named as Title 1 Reward Schools

The Mount Vernon Intermediate school has been identified as a High Performing/High Progress school, and the junior high campus as a High Progress school for Title 1 students for the 2013-2014 school year.

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Five students advance to State

Maddie Cox, Ali Hymner, Zach Auringer, Niels Van Dieden, and Grayson Pennington will represent Mount Vernon High School at the State UIL Academic meet.Maddie Cox, Ali Hymner, Zach Auringer, Niels Van Dieden, and Grayson Pennington will represent Mount Vernon High School at the State UIL Academic meet.

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One Act Play

K.C. Lafon, front, and Grayson Pennington act out a scene from this year’s Mount Vernon High School One Act Play Of Mice and MenK.C. Lafon, front, and Grayson Pennington act out a scene from this year’s Mount Vernon High School One Act Play Of Mice and Men that is advancing to the State contest.

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One-Act Play to repeat State appearance

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One Act PlayFor the second year in a row, the cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play are advancing to the State competition. The event will be in the McCullough Theatre in Austin on May 26.

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Dual language program meeting Tuesday

A second opportunity for parents of incoming Kindergarten age children to learn about the Dual Language Two Way program will be Tuesday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the elementary cafeteria.

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Land Judging team is advancing to National contest

Mount Vernon High School FFA Land Judging TeamThe Mount Vernon High School FFA Land Judging Team is headed to the National competition set for Thursday, May 7 in Oklahoma City. The team finished in third place at the State Contest on

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Academic UIL team wins District title for third time running

For the third year in a row, the Mount Vernon High School UIL Academic team has won the District title. The group has advanced to the Region II competition at Tyler Junior College April 23-25.

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Meeks to lead Tigers, again

Dickey Meeks has been named as the incoming Boys Athletic Director for Mount Vernon High School. His first day will be Friday, May 1 contingent upon the approval of members of the Mount Vernon School Board

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One Act Play is Region bound

The cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act PlayThe cast and crew of the Mount Vernon High School One-Act Play earned the right to advance to the Region II competition set for today, Thursday, April 23.

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