Scholars in culinary arts, a Career and Technical Education program at MVHS, presented at the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2023. The students cooked dinner for the trustees and a key lime parfait for dessert, and they provided everyone who attended the meeting with homemade cookies.
Assistant Superintendent for Business Ken Silver presented the proposed 2023-2024 school year budget at the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2023. The proposed budget includes a tentative 0% increase in the tax levy, with reserves, state aid, and other sources of revenue covering increases in spending.
Denzel Washington School of the Arts is hosting Saturday Arts Academy on Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 10 am. This program is free to MVCD students in grades 4-8. Classes in strings, piano and dance are being offered.
Denzel Washington School of Arts will host its first Gospel Music Concert on Friday, March 24th at 7pm (pre-show vendor shopping begins at 5:30pm- handmade jewelry, food, fashion, and more). This is a school-wide fundraiser.
Mount Vernon City School District's Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day is on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.
The Mount Vernon City School District has created a video library of previously held Board of Education meetings on this website page, which will be updated regularly. Please visit the page often to stay apprised of actions by the Board of Education and school district administration.
Over 175 students attended the first annual STEAM Night at Benjamin Turner Middle School on Thursday, March 9, 2023. The events occurred throughout the entire school and featured hands-on activities such as gaming, mad science, coding, engineering, math and robotics.
It is with extreme sadness that I announce that a tragedy has occurred in our community. Today, Thursday, March 9, 2023, a Mount Vernon STEAM Academy ninth-grade student who was not in attendance at school today was shot in the vicinity of Levister Towers this morning.