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Mount Vernon Police Department Citizen's Police Academy

Mount Vernon Police Department Citizen's Police Academy

Beginning Tuesday, February 13, 2024, the Mount Vernon Police Department is holding its Citizen's Police Academy every Tuesday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The program ends on April 23. Anyone 18 and over can register for classes to learn about the police department. Participants meet with different departments, ride around the city, and learn CPR and first aid.  The program is free. 

BoE meeting

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Regular Meeting of the Mount Vernon Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, March 5, 2024, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at The Board of Education, 165 N. Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10553.  



DWSA Gospel Night 2024

The Denzel Washington School of Arts will host its Gospel Music Concert on Friday, March 15th at 6:30 p.m. The concert will include performances from our own DWSA Gospel Choir, LaGuardia High School of Music and Arts Gospel Choir, LIVE Nation, and Visions of Worship.

Financial Literacy Night

The Family and Community Engagement Committee is holding their Family Fun Financial Literacy Night on Thursday, March 14, 2024, at 6 p.m. Attend to learn more about family budgeting, insurance, setting goals, buying a house, starting a business and more. The theme of the event, which is on Pi Day, is "Managing Your Piece of the Pi."

Click here to sign up or scan the QR code.

Flyer for writing contest.

Third-grade students at Grimes are participating in an essay writing contest sponsored by Buddy White. The essay contest will provide positive reinforcement for young students, in hopes of inspiring them to dream big. In addition, the Buddy White project will host a trip to the aquarium for third-grade classes. The contest's sponsors will announce the winner at an assembly on February 29th at 9:30 a.m. Please take a look at the attached flyer for more details.