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  • Freshmen orientation will be held on Tuesday, August 4. MacBooks will also be distributed.

  • MacBooks will be distributed to seniors on Monday, August 3.

  • MacBooks will be distributed to sophomores and juniors on Wednesday, August 5.

  • All incoming seniors for the 2015-16 school year will need a second Meningitis shot before school begins in August.

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Upcoming Events:

  • Monday, August 3, MacBook Distribution for Seniors
  • Tuesday, August 4, Freshmen Orientation and MacBook Distribution for Freshmen
  • Wednesday, August 5, MacBook Distribution for Sophomores and Juniors

The first day of school for the 2015-16 school year will be August 11.


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

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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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Our Mission Statement ...

The Mt. Vernon High School community is committed to challenging all students to achieve their highest potential. Furthermore, we seek to develop integrity, responsibility, empathy for others, respect for cultural diversity, and school pride in our students.

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Snow Day Make-Up Plan

Starting Monday, March 30, all schools will begin their day at 7:55 am. Bus routes in the morning will run 10 minutes earlier than normal.

The end of the school day will be lengthened by 10 minutes. All elementary schools will be dismissed at 2:55 pm, the junior high will be dismissed at 3:05 pm, and the high school will be dismissed at 3:15 P.M. (The other ten minutes are adjustments made throughout the school day to equal 30 minutes total.)

This change will continue throughout the rest of this school year. By making this minor adjustment, the last day of school for all students will be Friday, May 22. The last day for staff members will be Tuesday, May 26.

Graduation date has NOT changed and is planned for Friday night at 7:00 P.M. on Friday, May 22. By making this adjustment, NO STUDENT will have to make up days after Memorial Day.

Click here to read the announcement from Superintendent Dr. Tom Kopatich.


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08/03 School Board Meeting

Local H1N1 Information

MSD of Mt. Vernon cares about the health of your child and your family.   Please visit the National Flu Site by clicking below.

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Contact Us!

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