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Mount Vernon High School

Excellence In Education

Mrs. Jessica Mather

Jessica Mather

Welcome to my classroom!

Mrs. Jessica Mather
Hello. My name is Mrs. Jessica Mather. I have been teaching Special Education since January 2009, this will by my 7th year at Mount Vernon City Schools. 

I recieved my Bachelor's Degree from the University of Toledo (Go Rockets!) in December 2009. I earned my Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Ashland University in May 2012. I have been working towards furthering my education by taking courses since 2012 in the area of Educational Administration. 

I have been married for 12 years, have two chidlren Audrey and Zachary. We have a dog, Bailey. I love reading, spending time in nature, and helping others. 
Updated: 08/17/2022

Academic Calendar

Academic Infomation

What are we doing in class?

English Language Arts 2022-2023 Activities:
  1. Unit 1: Functional Reading and Comprehension (Restaurant Menu's, Job Applications, Store Directories, Utility Bills, Independent Living and Vocational Vocabulary). 
  2. Unit 2: Knights of the Round Table (Adapted Version)
  3. Unit 3: Christmas (Holiday's) Around the World (variety of text, TBD)
  4. Unit 4: Poetry (variety of text, TBD)
  5. Unit 5: Author Study-Tommy Depolo
  6. Unit 6: Fairytales (reading-TBD and writing)
  7. Unit 7: Research Project (topic TBD)
Science Activites 2022-2023 Activities: 
  1. Unit 1: Environmental Science and Physical Geology
  2. Unit 2: Physics and Physical Science
  3. Unit 3; Biology
  4. Unit 4: Chemistry
Social Studies 2022-2023 Activites:
  1. Unit 1: American and World History
  2. Unit 2: American Government
  3. Unit 3: Economics
Math 2022-2023 Activities:
  1. Algebra, Numbers, and Functions
  2. Geometry
  3. Statistics and Probability

All academic lessons are focused off of the Ohio Learning Standards-Extended

We will also be working on skills focused on Independent Daily Living, Competitive Integrated Employment, and Recreation and Leisure activities for post secondary transition. See Mrs. Mather with any questions about what we will be addressing. 


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2022-2023 Supply List

All basic supplies for the classroom (pens, pencils, highlighters, glue sticks, markers, and crayons) are all provided. However donations for these basic supplies are always accepted.

Items such as tissues, cleaning wipes, sandwhich ziplock bags, and gallon sized bags are always needed. 

It is recommended that students also have an extra set of clothes available as needed in case of emergencies. Students are also able to have a waterbottle while in class, it must have a lid.