The Vernois News


Thursday, November 14, 2019


FCCLA meeting today after school in C104. Bring Wreath fundraiser orders- Sell, Sell, Sell.


Attention FBLA members: Please attend the important member meeting today immediately after school in Room B202. Popcorn orders should be available for pickup, all members need to choose their competitive event at this meeting for the Southern Area Conference, and you will get started on your BAA & Tallo profile. See you there!


Attention FFA members: Please turn in your fruit and cookie dough order forms tomorrow to Ms. Rogier, Mr. Mollet, or Mr. Kabat. This is our main fundraiser for the year. Make sure you make your final contacts tonight. All the fruit and cookie dough will be delivered in the Agriculture room on Tuesday, Dec. 10.


Attention FFA members: We will be attending the 99th annual Jefferson County Farm Bureau annual meeting tonight at 6 pm at the Rolland Lewis Community Building. Please wear official FFA dress for the salute to our flag.


Hey MV! The FREE annual clothing giveaway is today. The clothing giveaway will be held in the theatre until 3:40. ALL MVTHS students are welcome to come and shop the giveaway for FREE.


Interested in a career in law? Join MVTHS’ Elite Mock Trial Team! Learn the art of being a trial lawyer. Take on the role of prosecutor, defense attorney, or witness and participate in a trial in front of a real judge at the University of Illinois School of Law, against other schools throughout Illinois. Mock trial is open to students in 9th through 12th grades. Stop by Room B202 tomorrow immediately after school for a short informational meeting.


Chess team members need to pick up their permission slips for the meet in St. Louis on Saturday, November 23. Get them signed and returned ASAP.


Did you say you haven’t ordered your 2020 Vernois yearbook?  It’s not too late!  Order your copy of Vernois 2020 today at through December 12!  Each Vernois is $70.00 and provides coverage in full color of all the events that make up this year at MV.  Vernois 2020 … You Are Invited!  Order today.  If you have yearbook questions, please see Dr. VanZandt in C127.


Remember to save your pink Pigskin Points bottle caps. These are found on bottles of Dr. Pepper, Crush, 7 Up, Squirt, and Crisp & Clear water. Beginning today, students will receive a Ram Pride Point for every Pigskin Point bottle cap turned in to the Main Office.


The make-up day for the Balfour representative will be next Wednesday. He will be in the cafeteria during all lunches to take orders for letter jackets, class rings, and senior items. Information packets are available in the Main Office. Seniors who have not filled out the form for your diploma and cap and gown size need to see Mrs. Klaybor or Ms. Lovin ASAP.


A representative from Blackburn College will be on campus next Tuesday, November 19 at 2:00 pm. Get a purple pass from Student Services if you are interested in visiting with this representative.


Congratulations to the Mt. Vernon FFA Agronomy team which placed 8th out of 16 high schools in Section 21 last night at Kaskaskia College. Team members were Hayden Locke, Karissa Mooney, Hallie Sledge, Jade Parmelee, JodiAnn Payne, Paige Estes, and Brianna Day.

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