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  • November   4  T      Area Hoosier Spell Bowl, 6:00 P.M.

    November   10-14                  Fall Book Fair

    November   11  T   Family Activity Night, 6:30-8:30 P.M.

    November   21  F    7/8th Grade Dance (Cheer), 6:30-9:30 P.M., Aux. Gym

    November   27-28  Thanksgiving Break -- No School 
  • October  13  M    Fall Vacation, No School

    October  15  W   End of Grading Period 1

    October  22  W   Distribution of Grade Reports to Students

    October  24  F     Student Leadership Program, 8:15 A.M.

    October  27  M    Fall Sports Recognition, 7 P.M., Main Gym

    October  28  T    Fall Vocal Concert, 7 P.M., Dining Hall

Today's Bulletin

Date:  October 21, 2014 – WHITE DAY
Lunch:  Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Biscuit, Broccoli, Fruit, Milk

Breakfast tomorrow:  French Toast Sticks, Sausage, Fruit, Milk
Lunch tomorrow:  Chicken Fajita, Veggies, Corn, Fruit, Milk


The 7/8 Football teams will play their final game tonight.  The 8th boys will host Washington at 5:30pm and the 7th boys will travel to Washington for a 6:15pm start.  Good luck!

7/8 Girls:  If you are interested in playing Basketball, stop by the office to sign up (you must have a physical on file in the nurses’ office to tryout).  Tryouts will be held October 27 & 28.  Any questions, see Mrs. Dixon or Mr. Hubbard.

7th Boys:  If you are interested in trying out for Basketball, please sign up in the main office (you must have a physical on file with the nurse to tryout).  No tryout dates have been set at this time. 

HOOP SHOOT!  If you would like to try and make the Hoop Shoot, meet Mr. Schelhorn in the Aux. Gym on Thursday morning at 7:30am.  Contestant's age groups will be determined by their age as of April 1, 2014. JH divisions include:  boys age 10-11, girls age 10-11, boys age 12-13 and girls age 12-13.

Intramurals will be held Tuesday & Thursday after school until 3:45pm.

Picture Retakes will be tomorrow.  If you need another form for retakes, please see Mrs. Morton in the office.

Spell Bowl practice this week will be Monday and Wednesday (3:00-4:30pm), with the Mock Spell Bowl at North Posey on  Thursday.

Please return green permission slips to Ms. Ryan ASAP!

Thursday is a CLUB day!  Students can check their schedule on Skyward to find out where their club meets.  Students should go to their club location instead of homebase on Thursday.

Report Cards will be sent home on Wednesday.

Quote of the Day:   I am afraid. Not of life, or death, or nothingness, but of wasting it as if I had never been.”
― Daniel Keyes, Flowers for Algernon

We control our Attitude and Effort, so make both Great! 

#We Are…MV!


MVJHS Updates!

Often times, we have families interested in moving to the area; and they want to know a little about what types of programs MVJHS has.  Click here to download an informational flyer that illustrates many of the great programs we have.   Feel free to share it with others.


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Learning Takes Place Here!

At MSD of Mt. Vernon ...
  • We believe everyone has a basic desire to learn, everyone can learn and learning is a life-long experience.
  • We believe learning takes place in an environment that is safe, caring, positive, trusting, cooperative, pleasant, and challenging.
  • We believe the responsibility for learning is shared by all and all are expected to learn.

Contact Us!

Mt. Vernon Jr. High School
701 Tile Factory Road
Mt. Vernon, IN  47620

Phone:  812-833-2077    
Fax:  812-833-2083

PRINCIPAL:  Chad Rodgers
COUNSELOR:  Shelley Ryan
COUNSELOR:  Kate Scates
NURSE:   Charlene Baldwin
Office Hours
M-F: 7:30 AM-3:45 PM

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Aquatic Community Information

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Transportation To & From MVJHS

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