Families throughout the Mount Vernon School District came out to support their children and get informed about their education at back-to-school-night. Nelson Mandela/Dr. Hosea Zollicoffer School, Mount Vernon STEAM Academy, Rebecca Turner Academy, Edward Williams School, Denzel Washington School of the Arts and Mount Vernon High School held their back-to-school nights on Thursday, September 29, 2023.
On Wednesday, October 4, 2023, the Mount Vernon City School District will launch "International Walk to School Day". We are encouraging families to walk their children to school for a fun, aerobic approach to school transportation.
Parents were treated to a catered meal as they visited Mount Vernon Honor Academy to hear about the advanced program that their children were admitted to. New Academies of Talent, Leadership and Scholars (ATLAS) students were welcomed to the program and teachers explained what it entailed at their welcome night on Thursday, September 28, 2023.
The Mount Vernon City School District is kicking off National Bullying Prevention Month by holding a blue-up, where everyone wears blue. Please join in the work to stop bullying and cyberbullying by wearing a blue shirt to school on Monday, October 2, 2023.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Regular Meeting of the Mount Vernon Board of Education will be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at The Board of Education, 165 N. Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10553.
The Mount Vernon City School District will hold the second annual Unified Homecoming game on Saturday, October 7, 2023, when the Knights take on Yonkers. The Unified Pep Rally will be on Friday, October 6.