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The MV Current

The MV Current

Reasons why you should travel with the school

Abby Cook, MVC Sports Editor

November 20, 2018

Ever wanted to travel the world? Traveling can be pricey and hard to organize. Trips with the school can be easier for a student. I went on the England and Scotland trip this past June and highly recommend trips like this one to students. Here are some reasons I think traveling with the school is a ...

Inside scoop on college tours

Inside scoop on college tours

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018

Over break, I went on three college tours: Purdue, Butler, and Trine. I learned many things while visiting these colleges. For example, you must keep an open mind when on them; it is really easy to judge the college immediately just for the way it looks or remembering the bad things that you’ve he...

The Common Application Walkthrough

Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

November 7, 2018

The Common Application is a free application method for applying to colleges with only one application. In the past, each individual college had their own college application. Now, more than 800 colleges and universities in 20 countries use the Common App, which means that many students may only nee...

Class sizes @ MV

Class sizes @ MV

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2018

According to the Mt. Vernon Corporation, the average number of students in classes has been determined to be 25. I know that the number raises more than a few eyebrows for students and teachers alike. While some classes seem to have far too many students in them, some classes can still function wi...

E-Learning day 2018

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018

Mt. Vernon had its first E-Learning day on Wednesday, September 19th, and many said that it was successful. “I liked staying home and doing my work on my own time,” said Zoe Wacker, 11. Students stayed home and signed into their classes as if it were a day when school was canceled. Everyo...

E-learning brings service learning

E-learning brings service learning

compiled by MV Current Staff

September 28, 2018

On Wednesday, September 19, students participated in an E-Learning day. For many students, this was a time to do their classwork in their pajamas from the comfort of their own living room. However, some students at MVHS and MVMS participated in a day of community service instead. Students in grades...

Tips for midterms

Abby Cook, MVC Sports Editor

September 26, 2018

As the first quarter winds down, many students struggle with studying for midterms and getting their grades up, specifically lower classmen who have not experienced midterm week and do not have many methods to prepare themselves. Studying for midterms is very important, as they count for 20% of the grade for...

Serving the Mt. Vernon community

Serving the Mt. Vernon community

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018

For students looking to join any clubs at Mt.Vernon, the Service Learning Club is a relatively new club that is accepting members. This club provides a way to give back to the community. The Service Learning Club president, Joe Shepard, 12, said, “I love it because it gives people an opportunity...

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