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The MV Current

The MV Current

AP prep and stress

AP prep and stress

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

May 11, 2018

Beware: AP tests are coming soon. When AP tests are around the corner, many students get very stressed and start preparing in a variety of ways. “We do a lot of preparation for AP test in class,” said Emily Thomas, 11. “Especially in my AP Lit class, we do a lot of review.” Advanced s...

Indoor percussion takes bronze

Indoor  percussion takes bronze

Caty McGovern, MVC Opinions Editor

April 26, 2018

Since November 2017, the indoor percussion group has been practicing and competing. Their season ended on April 7. This group practiced every Tuesday and Thursday. Their first competition was on February 17 and they placed second. Their next competition was March 3. They placed second. After that eve...

Safe prom convocation

Safe prom convocation

Jennifer McGowen, MVC Photographer

April 20, 2018

Choir concert celebrates Christmas

Choir concert celebrates Christmas

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

December 20, 2017

The Mt Vernon winter choir concert was on December 12th at 7:00pm. The winter concert was full of Christmas songs, and it really helped the audience members get into the Christmas spirit. The MV Singers, the beginning choir, sang, “Carol of the Bells,” “All Night, All Day,” “Santa...

Winter guard at the winterfest parade

Winter guard at the winterfest parade

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

December 4, 2017

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Seeing past the statistics

Seeing past the statistics

Carly McWilliams, MVC Features Editor

September 19, 2017

College visits offer a chance to see schools beyond their statistics or brochures. The experience of walking around a campus and seeing the classrooms, dorms, professors, and students in person can help high schoolers narrow down their list of potential schools and make a decision they can feel good a...

New lunch codes, hit or miss?

New lunch codes, hit or miss?

September 19, 2017

One of the many changes this year was a new lunch code for every student in the district. Now that the school year is well underway, what are your thoughts on the new codes? Reply to this article with your comments. One responder will be picked at random for a prize.

ACP vs. AP

ACP vs. AP

Joan Lee, MVC News Editor

August 22, 2017

Several AP classes have been changed to ACP, and others have remained AP classes. However, a question that is a repeat from last year─What is the difference between ACP and AP?─continues to confuse people. AP stands for Advanced Placement, and the College Board offers these classes, which help stud...

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