2017 WE Rubik's Cube Challenge
The winner was Edith, with a time of 1 min., 9 sec. Runner up was Lewis, with a time of 1 min., 12 sec. Special thanks to Miss Amy for sharing her cube collection afterward!
End of the Year Reminders
Field Day is the Last Day - May 26
The annual WE Field Day is Friday, May 26, on the WE track. If you'd like to watch your child participate, please see the schedule below. Please: no pets on the track. Thank you for understanding. Field day is cancelled if it rains.
Football Camp Forms Due June 1
The 4th annual Mount Vernon camp forms are due on June 1. Forms can be found at www.mountvernonfootball.com or at the elementary or middle school. Email Coach Pedersen with any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New to the District? Sign-Up Your Child for 2017-2018
Please contact the Washington Elementary office at 319-895-6251 or email@example.com if you are new to the district with child(ren) to enroll into 4-year-old preschool through 4th grades. Note: By September 15, 2017, your child must be four years old to enter the preschool program or five years old to enter kindergarten.
Leaving the District?
If your family plans to move or transfer out of this school district, please contact the appropriate school office at your earliest convenience. Knowing your intentions will help us plan class lists and staffing needs.
Meet, Greet, and Find Your Seat is August 22
Important Information for 4th Graders Soon to be in 5th Grade
The Mount Vernon Community School District will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status (for programs), socioeconomic status (for programs), disability, religion, and creed. Students, parents, employees and others doing business with or performing services with the district who feel that they have experienced discrimination are encouraged to contact Matt Thede, Equity Coordinator, Mount Vernon Community High School, 731 Palisades Road SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314, telephone: 319-895-8843 x4005, where our district has a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. Inquiries may also be directed in writing to the Director of Civil Rights – Region VII, US Department of Education,; 310 W. Wisconsin Ave.; Suite 800; Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203-2292 (phone: 414-291-1111) or to the Iowa Department of Education; Grimes State Office Building; Des Moines, Iowa, 50319-0146 (phone: 515-281-5294).
'16-'17 District Calendar
'17--18 District Calendar
Birthday Book Program
At a Glance
*9-3. 4th grade to Camp Tanager
*11:30-1:00. Preschool family picnic at Bryant Park.
12:30 dismissal. LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!
Kids Club closed -- Memorial Day
*4:00-5:00 PM. Meet, Greet, Find your Seat event.
*5:00-6:00 PM. Popsicles on the Playground hosted by WETAP.
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL dismissing at 1:00 PM.
First day of preschool classes.