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Low Literacy Rates are Taking Over Schools

Isaiah Weir, MVC Writer May 22, 2024

Teachers and parents have noticed that their kids and students can not read properly and proficiently. They are right too. According to Bright Futures, as of October 2023, a shocking 64% of fourth graders...

Bouganville: The World’s Next Country

Dawson Maxwell, MVC writer May 21, 2024

Prior to the first World War, European empires were at the top of their game. The British's various colonies, with their intricate mercantile trade network spanning both the Old and New World as well as...

A photo from the photo printer. This was Gabe Renfrow, Keith Ellington, and Joshua Moore.

Prom 23-24

Keith Ellington, MVC Editor May 16, 2024

On May 4th, Mt. Vernon hosted the 2024 prom for the school. The prom was held in the Egyptian Room, at the Old National Centre. Over 600 people attended to dance, drink, eat, and have fun.  The...

New Classes at MVHS

Megan Jones, MVC writer May 14, 2024

The 2023-2024 school year is coming to an end, and summer break is quickly approaching. The 2024-2025 school year is coming, and Mt. Vernon High School is not short-handed on all the classes they hope...

Indianapolis Curfew

Callum Robb, MVC writer May 9, 2024

On March 30th, a mass shooting took place in downtown Indy. Seven people ages 12-16 were hurt. The police showed up in time, and all individuals injured in the event are alive. The shooting was undoubtedly...

JoJo Siwa’s Karma

Jocelynn Calderon, MVC writer May 7, 2024

On April 5th, 2024, JoJo Siwa, former star on “Dance Moms” and Nickelodeon, released  her single “Karma.” Siwa told her audience that a new, more mature, era of hers was coming with the release....

Kate Middleton

Delainey Root, MVC Editor in Chief May 3, 2024

Princess of Wales, Kate Middleton, ended her brief disappearance with a recorded statement on March 22, 2024. In this statement, she announced that she had been diagnosed with cancer and would begin chemotherapy.  On...

Hong Kong’s new “counter-espionage” law.

Dawson Maxwell, MVC writer May 1, 2024

To the uninitiated mind of an outsider, Hong Kong's new national security law may seem like just another bill passed by a democratically-elected government; but, in actuality, it is emblematic of China’s...

On Monday, students participated  in a game of la loteria set up by Mt Vernon’s Spanish Club.

MVHS Cultural Fair

Liz Genrich, MVC writer and photographer April 29, 2024

Through the week of April 1st to April 5th, Mt. Vernon hosted a culture fair during SRT celebrating the diversity found around the world.  Students were given passports that were stamped throughout...

Max Verstappen engine

Gabe Rentfrow, MVC writer April 26, 2024

During the third lap of the Australian Grand Prix, Max Varstappen, the record-holding nine times Grand Prix winner and Red Bull F1 driver, began noticing failures within his vehicle. As he pulled into...

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