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Kindergarten Students Visit Hillview Stables

MVES kindergarten students recently visited Hillview Stables and learned about the lifecycle of a pumpkin and about feeding farm animals.


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MVES Red Ribbon Week 2021

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Mt. Vernon Elementary School will celebrate Red Ribbon Week beginning Monday, October 25th.

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MVES Students Collect Food Items for CAP Hunger Walk

MVES Food Donations 2021 Hunger Walk

MVES students, with the help of the Student Council pictured below, collected over 2,000 items of food last week during the 10th Annual CAP Hunger Walk. All donations will be given to the Grateful Bread Food Pantry. Mr. Blake McKinney’s second grade class won a pizza party for bringing in the most donations from one… Continue Reading MVES Students Collect Food Items for CAP Hunger Walk

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MVES Academic Award Recipients

Linked below is the academic award list for Mt. Vernon Elementary School.

⇒ Academic Award Recipient List May 2021

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MVES Celebrates Retirees

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We have five wonderful people who retired from MVES.  We would like to wish each of them a happy retirement!  You will be missed tremendously.

  • Becky Griffin, Instructional Assistant
  • Sherri Cash, Resource Teacher
  • Paula Cowan, 2nd Grade Teacher
  • Tena Daugherty, Instructional Assistant
  • Tracy Lewis, Resource Teacher

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    MVES Music Teacher Receives Award

    Jamie Cornelius

    Congratulations to Mrs. Jamie Cornelius, who received the 2020-2021 District 11 KMEA Teacher of the Year Award!  Mrs. Jamie has been a music teacher in Rockcastle County Schools for 31 years, as of this year, and shows no signs of stopping anytime soon!  Mrs. Jamie has spent her entire career sharing her passion for and love… Continue Reading MVES Music Teacher Receives Award

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    History Comes Alive in the MVES Wax Museum!


    To make sure COVID guidelines were followed, Mount Vernon Elementary fifth grade gifted and talented students created a Historical Figures Wax Museum rather than putting on a play. Each student chose his/her favorite person from history and researched the life of that person. After their research, the students wrote a first person monologue, memorized it, and… Continue Reading History Comes Alive in the MVES Wax Museum!

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    MVES Preschool Classes Celebrate Earth Day

    earth day 2021

    Ms. Kara’s preschool classes at MVES celebrated Earth Day! Both AM & PM classes used natural and recycled materials to create bird feeders, painted with recycled materials, and learned the importance of making smart decisions that impact our environment.

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    MVES Kindergarten Derby Day 2021

    On Wednesday, April 28th, Mt. Vernon Elementary School kindergarten classes had their Kindergarten Derby race.  Each class had boy and girl winner.  From those winners, we had the students race and had two overall winners, Mattaly Northern and Henry Rader.

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    MVES Hats for Hospice 2021

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    Mt. Vernon Elementary School collected over $500 on Hats for Hospice Day on Wednesday, April 21, 2021.


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