Tarrik “Coach T” Mabon and Jim Tiffin Take on New Roles at Mount Vernon

Tarrik “Coach T” Mabon and Jim Tiffin Take on New Roles at Mount Vernon

Kicking off the 2020-21 school year, Mount Vernon is excited to announce the appointments of both Tarrik “Coach T” Mabon and Jim Tiffin to new roles within the School. As a man of faith and service, and after leading Middle School chapel for several years,...
Lower School Students Host Entrepreneurship Fair in Upper School

Lower School Students Host Entrepreneurship Fair in Upper School

Contributed by Media and Maker Manager Juliette Minutaglio On Thursday, November 14, Lower School students enrolled in the Entrepreneurship Playmaker class held an Entrepreneurship Fair at the Upper School to put what they have learned into practice.  Students in the...
Commitment to Faculty Learning – November Update

Commitment to Faculty Learning – November Update

This morning faculty and staff participated in the third late-start RDI (Research, Design, Iteration) day of the school year, where all of our faculty and staff collided across divisions and disciplines for a deep learning around topics such as curriculum, assessment...
Q&A with Red Cross of Georgia’s Terri Badour, 2019 Women Who Mean Business Honoree

Q&A with Red Cross of Georgia’s Terri Badour, 2019 Women Who Mean Business Honoree

Q: You’ve been named one of Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Women Who Mean Business 2019. How can other women leaders win similar accolades for their achievements? A: I believe that women should seek to align their professional and personal lives with roles that help...
Story Slam – A Culmination of How to Tell a Story

Story Slam – A Culmination of How to Tell a Story

During Mod 1 in the Upper School, a group of Innovation Diploma students learned how to write and share their own stories in How to Tell a Story, a class led by MV teachers Brad Droke and Krista Fancher. Throughout the Mod, students wrote three to five stories, then...
Alma Merchant – Creating A Smile, Inspiring Hope

Alma Merchant – Creating A Smile, Inspiring Hope

Mount Vernon Junior Alma Merchant has a heart for helping others, and this Helping Hands Day, through a non-profit that she began herself, she’s partnering with Lower School students to make a difference in the lives of children across Atlanta. Creating a Smile,...