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Exploring Justice: Hands On at the Georgia Supreme Court

Exploring Justice: Hands On at the Georgia Supreme Court

Dr. Schewe's AP Government class took an expedition to the heart of justice as they attended oral arguments at the Georgia Supreme Court last week. This unique opportunity allowed students to witness legal proceedings firsthand and gain insight into the complexities...

Exploring Extreme Weather: A Journey of Discovery in Preschool

Exploring Extreme Weather: A Journey of Discovery in Preschool

As the leaves began to turn and the air turned cooler, students in PK4 found themselves captivated by the power and wonder of extreme weather. Beginning in September, when hurricane warnings buzzed just south of our region, the looming threat sparked a curiosity among...

Mount Vernon School Welcomes Terrence Edwards as Head Football Coach

Mount Vernon School Welcomes Terrence Edwards as Head Football Coach

The momentum is building as we look to the future of our athletic program. In September the School announced plans for a 10 acre expansion with the Let’s Do This Campaign. Last week Coach T, celebrated his 100th Mount Vernon win leading our boys basketball program,...

The Great Egg Drop of 2024

The Great Egg Drop of 2024

This year’s cardboard challenge in the Lower School emerged as an exploration of engineering concepts. Starting with questions, students in Kindergarten through fifth grade were asked: “How might we reduce the number of eggs broken in a carton? Can we design a better...

Innovation Diploma (iD): Prepares for the” Future of…”

Innovation Diploma (iD): Prepares for the” Future of…”

Mount Vernon Innovation Diploma (iD) program continues to elevate inquiry, innovation, and creativity with its "Future of" design series. Now in its third year, this unique initiative challenges students to envision and prototype the future of specific industries,...