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Access to Opportunity Logo over an aerial view of the city of Mount Vernon. Access to Opportunity
MVCSD Board of Education hosted a Joint Board Meeting Monday, April 15,  with MV City Council and Mount Vernon Nazarene University to discuss the  collaborative Access To Opportunity.  Sam Barone, Executive Director of  the Knox County Foundation; Brian Ball, City Engineer; Bill Seder,   MVCSD Superintendent; and James Smith, MVNU Vice President for  University Relations all outlined the various parts of this historic  venture.  View video by selecting the  Communications link on the district website. 
Jingwei Baker holding the State Chess Champion trophy. Jingwei Baker Wins State Chess Championship
Jingwei Baker, MVHS Sophomore, was crowned the Ohio High School State Chess Champion last weekend after the 2-day High School state championship tournament in Cleveland. He will represent Ohio at the National Denker Tournament of High School Champions in Orlando, Florida.  He will be competing for the title of Denker Champion this August.  Congratulations Jingwei! 
Girls on the Run on the bikepath. Girls On The Run.....
Girls on the Run is an after-school program that focuses on developing skills that allow the girls to understand themselves, value teamwork, appreciate how they connect with the community and shape the world at large. GOTR is non-competitive and fosters the ideation that physical activity can be used not only to improve health, but also as away to reduce  stress and increase bonds among peers. Read More... for details. 
Honor, Merit and Achievement Roll Icon with the Yellow Jacket Mascot. Mount Vernon High School Announces Honor Roll For Third Quarter
The staff and administration of MVHS would like to recognize the following students for their academic success in the classroom.  We are very proud of the time and commitment these students are putting into their academic pursuits!  Read More... for a list of student names.
The Mount Vernon High School Choral Department, under the direction of  Mrs. Marty Bell, will present its 20th annual “May Fiesta” on Friday and Saturday, May 3 - 4 at 7:30 pm in the High School Theater.  Read More... for details and flyer. 
Open Enrollment Picture NEW OPEN ENROLLMENT
Mount Vernon City Schools Open enrollment applications for the 2019-2020 school year will be accepted online only.  The online application form for new to the district open enrollment will be available to be completed and submitted beginning April 1, 2019.   New Open Enrolled Students will be required to enroll through the online registration process.  Click Read More link for details. 
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Students raising hands to answer question. 2019 Kindergarten Registration Dates
Parents, mark your calendar!Kindergarten registration dates for prospective kindergartners for the 2019-2020 school year are as follows:
  • April .. 8, 2019.  Dan Emmett      ..740-393-5950 .... 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • April  12, 2019  .East                       .740-393-5985 .... 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • April 15, 2019  .Twin Oak                .740-393-5970 .... 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • May... 3, 2019  .Columbia                 740-393-5975 .... 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • May .. 9, 2019.  Pleasant Street     ..740-393-5990 .... 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • May  10, 2019  .Wiggin Street          740-427-4262 .... 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
 Please call your home attendance area building to schedule an appointment.
If you have any questions, please contact Deb Doup. 740.397.7422 x 6000
Ohio Department of Medicaid Logo Ohio Medicaid School Program Annual Notice
The Mt Vernon City School District has the opportunity to receive  Federal Medicaid dollars through a program called the Ohio Medicaid  School Program (MSP). Through this program, school districts can receive  Medicaid dollars for services such as Speech, Audiology, Physical  Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Psychology, Counseling, and  Social Work services.  Read More... for program details. 
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