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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Alexandria Book Shelf in Main Lobby

By on August 14, 2014

image (3)Starwood Hotels employees were on site August 8, 2014, to do a variety of beautification projects at MVCS. Check out the playground paintings and the NEW Alexandria Book Shelf in the main lobby.

Special thanks to our volunteer coordinator Amanda Ruff for helping out as parent liaison for this project. And thanks to art teacher Sara Bukoski for creating the wonderful train artwork on top!

Students, teachers, staff, parents, may pull books from these shelves anytime to take home and enjoy. There is no time limit on book return.

We are in search of volunteers to help maintain and keep the shelves tidy and accessible. This doesn’t require a lot of time, just whenever you find yourself passing by… for details please email Carolyn Alers.

Welcome Our New Assistant Principals — “Meet and Greet” August 13, 2014

By on August 11, 2014

Please join us on August 13, 2014, at either 8:15am or 6pm at MVCS for “Meet-and-Greet” community meetings with our new assistant principals Ginja Canton and Liza Burrell-Aldana. Ginja Canton joins MVCS with over 10 years of experience in the

Volunteer Opportunity: Landscaping Front of School — August 17, 2014

By on August 11, 2014

We will be finishing the garden borders on the Mt Vernon Avenue side of the school this coming Sunday, August 17, 2014. We will be adding the border around the second large bed, and also putting topsoil into both. So

Summer Volunteers Needed: Watering the MVCS Gardens

By on July 25, 2014

Thanks to our summer volunteers the MVCS gardens are looking good! But, we still have another month of summer and we need volunteers every few days to come and water. Here’s how to sign up: 1. Go to VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/avprkq

PTA Meeting Minutes: June 2014

By on June 20, 2014

The draft minutes for the June 10, 2014, meeting are available.  Highlights include: PTA officer elections Playground updates End of school events and celebrations Download minutes The next PTA meeting is September 16, 2014, in the auditorium. The 2014-2015 school