Welcome to Mount Vernon Community School

The PTA at Mount Vernon Community School supports the students, teachers and parents and helps create a vibrant and enriching place to learn. Active and involved parents are essential to our success — together we can have a positive impact on all children who attend MVCS.

La Asociación de Padres y Maestros (“PTA” por sus siglas en ingles) de Mount Vernon Community School apoya a los estudiantes, maestros y padres y ayuda a cread un lugar de aprendizaje vibrante y enriquecedor.

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Fall Courtyard & Garden Spruce-Up: Nov. 7, 2014

By on November 6, 2014

It’s that time of year when we have some garden sprucing up to do. We’ll get it all done quickly and have some fun while we’re at it when we have a big group of grown-ups and kids helping out.

Please join us after school this Friday, Nov. 7 from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. in the courtyard (entrance is through the lobby). We’ll start there and then go outdoors to work on the gardens.

We will have all of the tools you’ll need and snacks and refreshments!


  • Greenhouse tidying and reorg
  • Sweep leaf litter and debris in courtyard
  • Deadhead in vegetable garden outdoors, rake leaves
  • Deadhead and weed the senses garden
  • Add mulch to the native garden

We will have another working session to build raised beds in the courtyard and corner beds in the vegetable garden outside. Stay tuned.

Questions? Contact Leslie Duss

Pumpkin Patch October 24, 2014

By on October 15, 2014

The MVCS Pumpkin Patch is back! Once again, we’ll be selling pumpkins to raise money for the PTA. Use this handy form to pre-order your pumpkins and pay when you pick up on October 24. Please make sure to pre-order

Join Us: Reflections Art Night, October 17, 2014

By on October 10, 2014

All families are invited to join us at Reflections Art Night on Friday, October 17, 2014, from 6 – 8 p.m. This fun event kicks off the annual arts contest for Mount Vernon students sponsored by the MVCS PTA that

MVCS Hoodies — Orders Due October 6, 2014

By on October 3, 2014

Stay warm and show your school spirit with a MVCS hoodie. Hoodies are unisex and come in adult and kids sizes. Orders are due Monday, October 6, 2014, for this go-around. Payment is due at time of order. Download Order

Purchase Tickets for 2014 Fabulous Fall Fundraiser

By on September 29, 2014

Join us at the Fabulous Fall Fundraiser on Saturday, November 1, 2014, from 6-9 p.m. This casual, adult-only backyard event will include food, drink and great music while raising funds for programs and services at Mount Vernon Community School. Admission