Family Weekly Update


NO SCHOOL Friday, January 13

First Semester Mid-term Exam Schedule

Mount Vernon High School will be running a midterm exam schedule on Tuesday, January 10-Thursday, January 12. Details on the schedule are in the picture below.

Students are able to sign out when they do not have exams. If you want to allow your student to leave--> print off, fill out and sign the following document: Midterm Exam Schedule 2022-2023

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Medical Forms for Staff

If you have any medical forms that need to be completed by an MVHS staff member (i.e. Vanderbilt Assessments), those need to be submitted to your student's guidance counselor and not given directly to teachers. We have to follow a specific protocol. Thank you for your attention to this.

Upperclassmen Forum

On Friday, January 6, MVHS invited several alumni to speak to our upperclassmen about life after high school. This was a great experience and we are very thankful for all of those who participated. Thank you to the following alumni:

  • Collin Sager - Knox Detailing owner
  • Sierra Presley - Nurse Practitioner
  • Cindy Cunningham - Lawyer
  • Stephen Rhoades - Brigadier General US Army National Guard
  • Amanda Rogers - Veterinarian
  • MacKenzie Scott - 3rd grade Teacher
  • Marcus Hansford - Supply Chain Operator - Aerial Cooperation
  • Carol Collins - Executive Producer for a Design Company Antibody Film Lab
  • Averie Rutter - 1st year college student at University of Findlay
  • Sophia Percy - 1st year college student at Kenyon College
  • Brittany Shelhorn - Zoo keeper
  • Nick Orsborn - Aurora - Autonomous Self Driving Vehicles
  • Russell Doup - Financial Advising
  • Josh White - Financial Advising (previously medical and pharmaceutical sales)

College Credit Plus Mandatory Meeting

If you are considering doing any college credit plus classes in or out of the building or KAP courses, you must come to the mandatory College Credit Plus meeting on January 10 at 6:30pm in the high school theater.
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Vedette Showcase

It's time for the January Vedette Showcase: Oh, the Places You'll Go!

Collection Period: December 14 — January 9

Theme explanation:

Give us your work that centers on PLACES: places you love--near or far, places you've traveled to, places you'd like to visit in any time period, places that may or may not be possible to visit, places that exist only in your mind... The possibilities are endless.

Both MVHS students and staff can submit. See emails from Mrs. Krabill for details.

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Jacket Tables UPDATE

There will be no Jacket Tables on December 15. It will resume on Tuesday, January 10.

Jacket Journal Website

Check out our new and improved Jacket Journal!!!!
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New Graduation Requirements

These requirements have been around and we have put information out for a few years now, but this is the first year that graduation can be impacted. Below is a handout that explains the requirements. ODE Informational Website


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Upcoming Events

Friday, January 6

  • Boys Basketball v. Ashland

Saturday, January 7

  • Bowling v. New Philadelphia
  • Varsity Wrestling @ Olentangy Orange (Pioneer Classic)
  • JV Wrestling @ Plymouth Invitational
  • Swimming @ Viking Splash Invitation (Kenyon)
  • Girls Basketball v. Mansfield Senior
  • Boys Basketball v. Newark

Tuesday, January 10

  • College Credit Plus Info Night

Wednesday, January 11

  • Bowling @ Wooster

Thursday, January 12

  • Girls Basketball @ Wooster

Friday, January 13

  • NO SCHOOL- Teacher Work Day
  • Bowling @ East Knox
  • Boys Basketball v. West Holmes

Saturday, January 14

  • Varsity Wrestling @ Maumee Classic (Clay High School)
  • JV Wrestling @ Fredericktown
  • Swimming @ OCC Championships (Wooster)
  • Boys Basketball @ Olentangy Berlin

Sunday, January 15

  • Girls Wrestling @ Mechanicsburg

Wednesday, January 18

  • Bowling @ Highland
  • Wrestling @ Ashland
  • HS Chamber Music Recital

Thursday, January 19

  • Girls Basketball v. Mansfield Madison

Friday, January 20

  • Bowling v. Ashland
  • Boys Basketball @ Mansfield Senior
  • Wrestling @ Ron Thomas Sr. Invitational (Jonathan Alder)

Saturday, January 21

  • Swimming @ Coshocton Invitational
  • JV Wrestling @ Central Crossing
  • Wrestling @ Ron Thomas Sr. Invitational (Jonathan Alder)
  • Girls Basketball @ Olentangy Berlin