Category: MVES News

News from Mt. Vernon Elementary School.

Nov 21 2017

MVES 1st Graders Make Smoothies with Special Guest

Smoothies at MVES

Students in Mrs. Kaci Brown and Mrs. Kathy Price’s first grade classes at Mt. Vernon Elementary welcomed Melinda Turner, Senior Manager of School Health and Wellness with Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, Inc. on Tuesday, November 21st.  Mrs. Turner shared the importance of drinking milk, facts about milk cows and read a story titled Kiss the Cow by… Continue Reading MVES 1st Graders Make Smoothies with Special Guest

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Nov 14 2017

MVES Students Kick-off Another Year of Book It!

Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s classes have kicked off another year of the Book It! Reading Program.  The students were challenged to read and report on at least 6 books each month in order to earn a free pizza from Pizza Hut.  The students read and reported on a total of 136 books during the… Continue Reading MVES Students Kick-off Another Year of Book It!

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Nov 14 2017

Mt. Vernon Message 11/14/2017

Archery practice is every Monday until 5:00.  Remember that if there is no school, there is no archery practice and at the moment practices will not be made up.  If you are considering purchasing your child a bow, it must be a Matthews Genesis bow. However, it is not necessary to do so as the school… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 11/14/2017

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Nov 14 2017

MVES Students Learning to Code

Coding at MVES

Third and fourth grade students at Mt. Vernon Elementary School have been learning about coding using the game Minecraft.  Pictured below are students practicing their skills.  

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Oct 30 2017

Mt. Vernon Message 10/30/2017

Fall Picture Retakes are scheduled for Thursday, November 2. Monday, November 6: No School – Professional Development for Staff November 9: Boys 2nd–5th Grade Basketball Evaluations at MVES 5:45-7:00 PM:  2nd-3rd Grade Boys 7:15-8:30: 4th-5th Grade Boys Please arrive 15 minutes early Archery practice is every Monday until 5:00.  Remember that if there is not school… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 10/30/2017

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Oct 24 2017

MVES Yearbooks on Sale

The 2017-18 MVES yearbook will be on sale until November 3, 2017.  Yearbooks can be purchased at Parent-Teacher Conference on Thursday night (10/ 26)  from 4:00-6:00 or use the order form linked below. The yearbooks will be hardback and full color! The price is $24 per book or $44 for 2! For your convenience, there… Continue Reading MVES Yearbooks on Sale

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Oct 23 2017

Mt. Vernon Message 10/23/2017

Camp Wildcat

Red Ribbon Activities are as follows: Monday- I mustache you to be drug free. (teachers provide mustache) Tuesday – Put a cap on drugs – Wear a hat/cap Wednesday – The future is bright and drug free (wear neon clothes) Thursday – Jersey Day-Team Up Against Drugs (Wear your favorite team jersey, uniform, shirt) Friday… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message 10/23/2017

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Oct 19 2017

MVES Kindergarten Visits Hillview Stables

Miss Kami & Ms. Lisa’s Kindergarten class at Hillview Stables in London, Ky.  We picked a pumpkin, went on a hayride, saw baby farm animals, completed a corn maze, and had lunch in the horse stables!

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Oct 13 2017

Mrs. Sheena’s Preschoolers Visit Sigmon Farm

Mrs. Sheena Settle’s preschool last at MVES had a fantastic trip to Sigmon’s Farm. Each child got to pick a pumpkin, take a ride on the wagon and even pet the animals on the farm.

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Oct 11 2017

MVES Preschool Students Visit Sigmon Farm

MVES Preschool students enjoyed visiting Sigmon Farm pumpkin patch on Thursday, Oct. 5th. Here are some pictures showing the students picking their “perfect” pumpkin, some families who went with our class, feeding the animals. The children always love this annual trip to the farm to learn about how pumpkins grow, life on the farm, and caring… Continue Reading MVES Preschool Students Visit Sigmon Farm

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