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Mount Vernon Township High School

Attention all students: Due to the snow day, semester exams have been changed to Thursday and Friday, January 19 and 20. Second semester will start on Monday, January 23.
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Announcing the 2017 Inductees into the MVTHS Sports

Individual Inductees Class of 1975 - John Ellis, outstanding golfer for the Rams Golf team and Rend Lake College. Placed 25th at the IHSA State Golf meet, the highest finish ever for a Rams golfer. Class of 1980- Tracy Keller, outstanding golfer and guard for the Lady Rams Basketball team. Earned 8 varsity letters and a golf scholarship to North Texas State. Class of 1971- David Montfort, a rare 4 sport athlete for the . . .

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School Cancellation Procedures

Before the District cancels school this year due to inclement weather, you should know the process the District uses when it decides to close school. Our primary consideration is for the safety of the students. If at any time the District does not cancel school and you believe your child's safety is being compromised due to the weather conditions, please do not risk your child's safety. Since our school district covers over 250 . . .

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2nd Semester Student Fees

This is a reminder to families that 2nd semester student fees are due at this time.  You may view and pay these fees by logging onto Skyward Family and Student Access.  Payments can be made with a debit card, credit card, and now accepting E-checks. If you have any questions regarding fees, please call Mrs. Shaw at 618-246-1753.

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Nurses Notes | Medicine Distribution

MVTHS and Illinois state law does not allow ANY school personnel, including the nurse, to give ANY medication without a district medical form signed by the parent/guardian and a doctor. This includes ALL over the counter medication, including cough drops. These forms are available in the nurse's office.

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Cherie Rogier awarded Top Agriculture Teacher in Illinois

Cherie Rogier, agriculture teacher and FFA advisor at Mt. Vernon Township High School was awarded the Top Agriculture Teacher of Illinois at the Illinois Association of Agriculture Teacher's Conference at Bloomington, Illinois on June 21, 2016.   Ms. Cherie Rogier was honored at the annual banquet on June 21, 2016, at the Marriot Hotel in Bloomington for all her hard work and dedication to Agriculture Education. . . .

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Vernois 2017 Ordering Now Open

Vernois 2017 Yearbook Ordering Information   Vernois 2017, Mount Vernon Township High School’s official yearbook of memories, is currently available for pre-order.   Parents and students may order Vernois 2017 in a variety of ways to suit individual family needs.   Order online at http://shop.balfour.com/smi22199/catalog/category/view/s/yearbook-and-accessories/id/312795/ . . .

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Those Who Excel

Two Mt. Vernon Township High School staff members and the MVTHS Foundation have been recognized with Those Who Excel awards. Shirilyn Holt, executive assistant to the superintendent and school board, has been honored with an Award of Excellence, the most prestigious of the three types of Those Who Excel awards. She has been with MVTHS for about 22 years. Agriculture teacher and FFA co-advisor John Kabat and the MVTHS Foundation . . .

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Nurses Notes | Flu Season

It's that time of year again! Kids are coughing, sneezing, and sharing germs. I have attached a printable handout for you that tells the symptoms to look out for concerning the flu. Please use this as a reference. Symptoms of the flu • fever (usually high) • headache • extreme tiredness • dry cough • sore throat • runny or stuffy nose • muscle . . .

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MVTHS Senior Shreya Nair becomes a STARS Research Scholar

Mt. Vernon Township High School senior Shreya Nair completed all requirements and graduated from the 2016 STARS Program on July 22, 2016. Graduating from this program has made her a STARS research scholar! Congratulations to Shreya, MVTHS is very proud of your accomplishment! We are delighted to announce that Ms. Shreya Nair, senior, Mount Vernon Township High School has won the Partnership of Research Institutions’ Award . . .

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