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Band receives trophy

Mount Vernon High School Band trophyThe Mount Vernon High School Band received a first division superior rating in both concert and sight reading at a Pre-UIL event on Friday, February 28.

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Mount Vernon OAP prepares for contest

The cast and crew for the Mount Vernon High School One Act Play has been rehearing to perform the play “Wit” by Margaret Edson.

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Academic UIL members compete in area meets

Members of the Mount Vernon High School Academic UIL team have been competing at area meets.

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Saltillo OAP advancing

Saltillo High School One Act Play castThe Saltillo High School One Act Play earned the right to advance to Bi-district after competing at district last week. They are performing The New Margo by Stephen Gregg  and earned three individual awards.

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Teachers of the month

From left to right, are Superintendent Jason McCullough, Christina Featherston for high school, Laurel Norwood for elementary, Isabel Garcia for auxiliary personnel, and Deanne Sewell for middle school.Teachers of the month were honored during the February 17 school board meeting. From left to right, are Superintendent Jason McCullough, Christina Featherston for high school, Laurel Norwood for elementary, Isabel Garcia for auxiliary personnel, and Deanne Sewell for middle school.

Winterguard claims first place trophy

Mount Vernon WinterguardThe Mount Vernon Winterguard won first place at the North Texas Colorguard Association competition in Red Oak, Texas last week.

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Academic All-state

clockwise from bottom left, are Taylor Copeland, Garrett Greenberg, Luis Verduzco, and Abrianna Cardenas.Four Mount Vernon High School Cheerleaders were selected for the Academic All-state team by the Texas Girls Coaches Association.

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UIL team competes at North Lamar

Members of the Mount Vernon High School Academic UIL team competed at the North Lamar meet Saturday, February 29.

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FFA officers join school board members at monthly meeting

Members of the Mount Vernon School Board invited the Mount Vernon High School FFA officers to share the dais during the Feb. 17 board meeting.Members of the Mount Vernon School Board invited the Mount Vernon High School FFA officers to share the dais during the February 17 board meeting.

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