Fri05242019

Last updateThu, 23 May 2019 2pm

Back You are here: Home News School News

School News

Chrome book donation

Chad Elledge and Jason Frazier of Texas American Bank donate five Chrome book devices to Mount Vernon ISD.Chad Elledge and Jason Frazier of Texas American Bank donate five Chrome book devices to Mount Vernon ISD. The devices will be utilized by students taking dual credit courses.

School board appreciation

School board members Brook Bussell, Scott Newsome, Lynda Baird, and Robert Taylor, show off some of the goodies they received from various Mount Vernon ISD campusesSchool board members Brook Bussell, Scott Newsome, Lynda Baird, and Robert Taylor, show off some of the goodies they received from various Mount Vernon ISD campuses in recognition of their service to the district for School Board Appreciation month.

Read more: School board appreciation

Band honors

clockwise from the top left, Jerod Pitts on trombone, Cole Burling on trumpet, Karen Alonso on alto saxophone, and Zane Holland on oboe. Melanie Barajas on clarinet was chosen as an alternate.Four members of the Mount Vernon High School Mighty Tiger Band have been selected to be a part of the All-Region Concert Band.

Read more: Band honors

Cheerleaders prepare for UIL State Championships

3A State Champion Mount Vernon High School CheerleadersAn East Texas UIL Show Off, featuring area cheerleading squads will begin at 5:30 p.m. Monday, January 14 in Tiger Gym.

Read more: Cheerleaders prepare for UIL State Championships

McTeacher night

Victor Martinez, Kimberely Needham, and Amanda Dunavant presented a $750 check to high school principal Jason Glover, center, from proceeds of the McTeacher nightVictor Martinez, Kimberely Needham, and Amanda Dunavant presented a $750 check to high school principal Jason Glover, center, from proceeds of the McTeacher night several weeks ago.

Read more: McTeacher night

Special Education Parent Night set for January 14

A special education parent night will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, January 14 in the elementary school cafeteria.

Read more: Special Education Parent Night set for January 14

High School One Act Play

Logan Cooney, Grant Hammonds, and Garrett Greenberg, members of the High School One Act Play cast, portray a scene from The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time.Logan Cooney, Grant Hammonds, and Garrett Greenberg, members of the High School One Act Play cast, portray a scene from The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time.

Read more: High School One Act Play

Elementary School Poster contest winners announced

Mount Vernon Elementary School Poster Contest WinnersWinners in the 38th annual Mount Vernon Elementary School Poster Contest were announced on Wednesday, December 5 at the First National Bank of Mount Vernon.

Read more: Elementary School Poster contest winners announced

Limeades for Learning grant

Middle School staff members presented certificates of appreciation to Maria Guerrero and Jessie Ayers of Sonic for their support and for helping obtain an $8,587 grant through Sonic’s Limeades for Learning program.Middle School staff members presented certificates of appreciation to Maria Guerrero and Jessie Ayers of Sonic for their support and for helping obtain an $8,587 grant through Sonic’s Limeades for Learning program.

Read more: Limeades for Learning grant