Category: MVES News

News from Mt. Vernon Elementary School.

Jan 28 2013

Camp Invention

Your child’s learning doesn’t have to end when the school year does. Camp Invention’s summer day program, for students entering grades one through six, immerses your child in a weeklong experience where he or she will discover creativity and inventiveness through hands-on, creative problem solving activities. By enrolling your child in Camp Invention’s 2013 program,… Continue Reading Camp Invention

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Jan 18 2013

Let’s Walk It Off!

Good luck to all school district staff members as we begin the Walk It Off Challenge! By making healthy food choices and increasing our physical activity, we become positive role models for our students and families!

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Dec 10 2012

MVES Students Help Hurricane Sandy Victims

Second grade students at MVES collected toothbrushes for the Hurricane Sandy storm victims. 174 toothbrushes were collected. The idea for collecting the toothbrushes came from Alexis Brock. Great job students!

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Nov 26 2012

MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

On Friday, Nov. 2nd, 12 Mt. Vernon Elementary students once again had the privilege of singing in the Central Ky. Music Educators Association Choral Festival!  This was the 22nd year that MVES has attended the festival, along with their music teacher, Mrs. Jamie Cornelius.  Students rehearsed and sang 7 pieces, ranging from folk to traditional… Continue Reading MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

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Oct 11 2012

MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

What an exciting few weeks we have had in the library media center here at MVES! Over the past fourteen days, we challenged our patrons to become Caldecott Kids by reading as many Caldecott award and/or honor books as they could during the Caldecott Challenge period. (Caldecott books are picture story books that have received… Continue Reading MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

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Sep 18 2012

MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

MVES fifth grade went on a field trip to the EKU Center for the Arts to watch “The 20th Annual-A Kid’s Gala Concert” presented by the EKU symphony orchestra. Ms. Jamie Ellison’s student, Gabe Robinson, was chosen to conduct the orchestra at the end of the concert. He had the privilege of wearing Mr. Ronald… Continue Reading MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

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May 31 2012

Campbellsville University Honors Teachers for Excellence in Teaching

Campbellsville University honors 167 teachers throughout 63 Kentucky school districts for excellence in teaching By Joan C. McKinney, news and publications coordinator, and Ashley Bolton, student news writer CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Dr. Brenda Priddy, dean of the Campbellsville University School of Education, congratulated 167 teachers from 63 school districts throughout Kentucky as they received the… Continue Reading Campbellsville University Honors Teachers for Excellence in Teaching

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