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The MV Current

The MV Current

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...

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...

Mental health convocation

Allison Yoder, MVC Social Media Manager

September 20, 2018

Homework, activities, clubs, and more are pieces of a puzzle that connect to make high school a memorable experience for everyone. However, there is a difference between balancing activities to make a mandatory part of life more enjoyable versus becoming overwhelmed with too many responsibilities. This...

All-State Honor Choir 2019

Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

September 18, 2018

Indiana All-State Honor Choir is an opportunity for high school students who wish to further improve their musicianship and performance skills. It also allows for students to sing with students from other schools. In September, five Mt. Vernon students auditioned to become members of All-State. Th...

First homecoming dance is a hit

First homecoming dance is a hit

Allison Yoder, MVC Social Media Manager

September 10, 2018

A popular high school tradition is school dances, whether it be for winter formal or prom, or even celebrating a homecoming at the beginning of the year. Here at Mt. Vernon, for years there has been a casual dance directly following the homecoming football game. However, there has never been a sem...

Tips for freshmen

Tips for freshmen

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

September 6, 2018

The 2018-2019 school year has started and is now in full swing. While seniors look forward to their last homecoming, freshmen are looking forward to their first. For many freshmen, the first year in the high school can be scary, but also very exciting. Luckily, upperclassmen have some words of wisd...

German Club at MV

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

September 4, 2018

German Club is starting back up this year. The meetings will be held in Mr. Mitchell’s room, A212, during SRT every other Thursday starting September 6th. The club is focused on celebrating German culture and food. The leaders are Rex Snow, Angelina Metcalf, Elizabeth Ahonen, and Clare Bielefeld. “G...

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