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School board lowers tax rate again this year

During a special called meeting of the Mount Vernon ISD Board of Trustees on Monday, August 10, members proposed a budget and a reduced tax rate for the 2020-21 school year.

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First day of school

C.J. Jimenez and Amanda Watson help students cross from the parking lot to the elementary building on the first day of schoolC.J. Jimenez and Amanda Watson help students cross from the parking lot to the elementary building on the first day of school Thursday, August 6 as school board member Aaron Sanders directs traffic.

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School district seeks to provide digital access

Mount Vernon ISD took another step forward to provide digital accessibility for all students during a special called school board meeting at noon on Monday, August 3.

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Marching band

Brenda Mendoza and about 45 Tiger Band members participated in practice on Thursday, July 30.Brenda Mendoza and about 45 Tiger Band members participated in practice on Thursday, July 30.

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School board handles contracts, hears back to school information

The Board of Trustees of Mount Vernon ISD heard information and approved various contracts and policies related to the upcoming school year during their Monday, July 27 meeting.

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Meal programs continue, forms require completion

Mount Vernon ISD will participate in the free and reduced-price meals program again this year. It is important that all parents complete the meal program application.

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Mount Vernon ISD campuses prepare for the first day, August 6

Staff members at the various campuses of Mount Vernon ISD are hard at work preparing for the first day of school on Thursday, August 6.

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Fifteen staff members join Mount Vernon ISD for 2020-21

Fifteen new faces will be seen around the Mount Vernon ISD campus for the 2020-21 school year.

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Band preparing to march into action

The Mount Vernon Mighty Tiger Marching Band is preparing to march into action for the 2020 season.

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