With his family, friends, former coaches, current coaches, teammates, school principal, district superintendent and other school personnel surrounding him, Mount Vernon High School senior Jason Douglas-Stanley determined the next phase of his life after graduation, signing a National Letter of Intent to play basketball for George Mason University next year.
State Sen. Jamaal Bailey recently donated 24 school uniforms at the Edward Williams Elementary School in Mount Vernon to support students who were in need of new uniforms.
As partners in your child’s education, Parent University workshops are designed to provide families with information and skills to best support your child’s academic, social and emotional growth. November’s workshops include: How Do I Interpret Report Cards, Transcripts and Calculate GPA? When Only Printed Words Will Do – Read, Think and Write (ELA).
Mount Vernon City School board members have approved a one-year contract extension for Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kenneth R. Hamilton. The extension will keep Dr. Hamilton at the helm of Mount Vernon City Schools through August 2022.
October was National Fire Prevention Month and elementary students across the district were taught real life skills to plan for, prevent and survive fire related emergencies at home and at school. The annual Fire Safety program is provided by the City of Mount Vernon Fire Department and utilizes group teaching and simulated emergency situations to help students learn and apply techniques that can keep them, and their families, unharmed should an emergency arise.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Board of Education Meeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Financial Literacy Workshop Series: Budgeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Financial Literacy Workshop: Tax Time !
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Financial Literacy Workshop: Smart Meal Shopping ( Part 1)