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 received Awards of Merit. Kabat is in his 32nd year at MVTHS.
Local school district leaders and community members nominate candidates. Nominees are then evaluated by a selection committee made up . . .
(October 3 – October 8, 2016)
Ticket Sales: September 26-29 in Gym Lobby before school and all lunches!
Monday: Homecoming T-Shirt Day
Tuesday: Traveling Tuesday
Wednesday: Class Color Day
Thursday: Taj-Ma-Twin Thursday
Friday: Ram Fan Friday
Monday: Powderpuff at J.D. Shields Stadium beginning at 7:00 PM
Tuesday: Open House
Wednesday: No Event
Thursday: Movie Night in the Quad featuring Aladdin beginning at 7:00 PM
Friday: Assembly at 10:30 AM/Tailgating in H parking lot at 5:30 PM/Football Game at J.D. Shields Stadium beginning at 7:00 PM
Dance: . . .
The administration and faculty of Mt. Vernon Township High School wish to invite you to visit the 2016·2017 Mt. Vernon Township High School Open House. Open House is planned for Tuesday, October 4th, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
This evening provides you with an opportunity to follow your child's complete schedule, meet his/her teachers, and explore our new campus.
Please note that Tuesday, October 4th, will be a Short 8 Period Day. School will begin at 8:05 am and dismiss early at 2:25 pm.
Upon arriving to campus, you can enter from the front of A Building (accessed by Wells . . .
Monday, October 17, 2016 is Medical Suspension day. There are approximately 180 students who have not turned in their physical and/or shots. Please turn in your medical papers to the Nurse's Office B 110 as soon as possible.
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)
• extreme tiredness
• dry cough
• sore throat
• runny or stuffy nose
• muscle aches
• Stomach symptoms, (NVD), also can occur but are more common in children than adults
• Those who get flu-like symptoms at school should go home and stay home until at least . . .
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 for Excellence in Research for her work completed this summer with Dr. Michael Anch, Associate Professor, Saint Louis University.
More than 90 of the area’s best and brightest high . . .