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  • Schools will be in session April 3 and April 20 for snow make-up days.

  • ART CAMP originally scheduled for Saturday, February 21, has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 28. All registrations will carry over with the same times and sessions. There will also be NO set-up after school today for Art Guild members. Please contact Kendra Glaser at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 812-453-8637 with additional questions or concerns.

  • 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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February 27
Gray Day

Freshman: 21st Century Scholars will meet in B116 during second club cluster on March 11.

Art Camp is tomorrow. See Mrs. Glaser for more information.

Local scholarship applications are now available in the counseling office. The application deadline is April 1.

There will be a work day tomorrow from 10:00 – 2:00 for all technical theatre and musical cast members.

Students interested in running for an officer position in Key Club for the 2015-16 school year should pick up an application form in Mrs. Steinhart’s room C123.

The American Legion Post #5 Scholarship applications are now available in the counseling office or at Owen Dunn Post #5 Legion home.

The ACT will be given at MVHS on April 18. The application deadline is March 13.

The Blubaum Scholarship deadline is March 9th.

FAFSA deadline is March 10. Please keep in mind that some colleges have a deadline of March 1.

Good Luck to our MVHS DanceCats who will be competing at regionals tomorrow.

Indiana All Star Driving School classes will begin next Monday. If you would like to register please contact the school at 812-421-9050.

Key Club Members: The last day to bring in pull tabs is today. They are to be taken to Mrs. Steinhart’s room and should have your name on them.

The boys basketball team plays the second game of the sectional next Tuesday starting at 7:30 p.m. There will be a fan bus and the cost will be $2. You will need to purchase either a single session ticket for $6 or a season pass for $10 at the gate.

The Watzlavik State Farm and Watzlavik Distributor local scholarships are available now in the counseling office. You must have a 2.5 G.P.A. to qualify. The deadline to apply is March 6.

Boy’s Track and Field practice will start Monday, March 2. This is mandatory for all boys interested in participating this spring. You must have a physical on file before you can practice.


Breakfast is served daily from 7:30-8:00 am.

Week of February 23

Monday: Pork Chopette
Tuesday: Egg Omelet & Pancakes
Wednesday: Baked Spaghetti
Thursday: Chicken Smackers
Friday: Build Your Own Taco


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.

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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