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10/8 Principal Message

Mt. Vernon Parents/Guardians,


Quarter 1

We are quickly approaching the end of Quarter 1. Your children brought home their interim reports last week as an update on the progress they are making so far this school year. Quarter 1 ends on October 30. Please make sure you are reviewing grades online and discussing with your children. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s teacher.


Family and Community Engagement Event

On Wednesday, October 17, Mt. Vernon will be hosting a district-sponsored event titled, “Communicating With Your Teenager Effectively”. This will be an evening of great conversation and strategies on how to navigate the teenage years with your children. Dinner will be served at 6pm, the event will begin at 6:30pm. Please RSVP using the flyer that will be sent home via the MAV sheets this week or by calling the school


Magnet Window Opening Shortly

The Wake County Early College and Magnet School window will be opening shortly. The Early College Fair will be held on Saturday, October 13, from 9-11am at Vernon Malone College and Career Academy. The Magnet, Early College and Year-Round Schools Fair will be held on Saturday, November 3, from 9-12pm at Southeast Raleigh Magnet HS


MAV Sheets

Please continue monitoring your child’s MAV Sheet nightly. This behavior management system serves to provide immediate positive feedback to our students while addressing areas in need of improvement. At times, the MAV sheets will also contain important pieces of information for you and your family.


Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday, October 17: FACE Event at Mt. Vernon
  • Tuesday, October 30: End of Quarter 1
  • Wednesday, October 31: SCHOOL OPEN (This is one of the hurricane make-up days)