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  • MVHS Thespian Troupe 982 will present “Dracula” on Nov. 13, 14 and 15 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students and senior citizens.

  • New immunization regulations have been established by the Indiana State Department of Health for the 2014-15 school year. Click here to view.

  • It's time to purchase your 2015 yearbooks. You can purchase your yearbook for $55. After 1/1/15 the price goes up $5. You can purchase online at and use school number 17198 or bring a check made payable to MVHS to Mrs. Thomas in A214. Yearbook order forms were sent through the mail, or you can pick one up in the office.

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November 26
Maroon Day

Seniors: Please bring any college acceptance letters you receive to the counseling office so you can be recognized on the College Ready Wall in the gym’s foyer.

Key Club is collecting all sizes of winter clothes and coats as well as gently used toys for the local Mission at the Cross. Please place your items in a canister outside Mrs. Steinhart’s room, C123.

The MVHS Dance Cats will be participating in the Mitchell Dance Invitational on December 6 at Mitchell High School.


Week of November 24

Monday: Chicken
Tuesday: Rib-B-Q
Wednesday: Turkey & Dressing


It's time to purchase your 2015 yearbooks. The early bird special week is September 29-October 3rd. This week only you can purchase your yearbook for $50. After that the price goes up in $5 increments. You can purchase online at and use school number 17198 or bring a check made payable to MVHS to Mrs. Thomas in A214. Yearbook order forms were sent through the mail, or you can pick one up in the office.

We have added a new package for your convenience. You can choose to have your yearbook mailed to your home for a small fee. Click here for a flyer with additional information or see the online order centerorder center for details.

Picture retake day is Thursday. You must return your original picture packet to have your picture taken again.

Any senior not registered to vote who wishes to vote in the November 4 election should see Mr. Alcorn before the end of the day on Friday.

Seniors: Vote for class flowers, ribbon, motto and graduation announcements on Wednesday, October 8th in the school store.

A representative from All Star Driving will be here tomorrow to sign students up for drive times. Anyone needing drives or make-up drives from the on-line class may sign up in Room C122 (Mr. Alcorn’s room) at 3:15.

Youth First

The Youth First "Most of Us" campaign is a research-based campaign to reduce teen alcohol and substance abuse among high school students by correcting misperceptions and promoting positive social norms.


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Mt. Vernon High School
700 Harriett St.
Mt. Vernon, IN  47620

Phone:  812-838-4356
Fax:  812-833-2099

Tom Russell, Principal
Matthew Thompson, Assistant Principal
Leigh Latshaw, Athletic Director