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October 30th Two Hour Early Release Schedule
The end of the 1st quarter is Friday, October 30th. Review the full schedule for your planning needs.
On Thursday, October 29, 2020, registered 11th grade Mount Vernon High School students will participate in PSAT/NMSQT test. General information about the PSAT/NMSQT is available on College Board’s webpage. For students who are not testing, October 29 has been designated as an asynchronous learning day. (Students taking the PSAT will not miss live, synchronous lessons.)
Welcome to Back to School Night 2020-21
Kickoff the school year with our virtual Back to School Night information. At your own pace, review the instructional updates, enjoy videos from our teachers and administrators and much much more!
Monday Major Time Attendance
Help us to help you!
Majors, please fill this form out every Monday so we may better understand how we may support you. Completion of this form records your attendance for Monday. Please complete by 3 p.m. each Monday. Thank you!
Distance Learning @ MVHS
Need information about what Distance Learning @ MVHS will look like? By clicking this announcement, you will be directed to the Distance Learning @ MVHS Page which provides an overview of Distance Learning, our weekly meeting schedule and tips to support your child during Distance Learning.
Virtual College Week
This year, FCPS will host a Virtual College Week from Monday, October 19 to Friday, October 23, 2020. This event will feature two live virtual sessions each evening starting at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. During these sessions, FCPS students and families will be provided an opportunity to meet virtually with subject-matter experts and ask questions about college admissions, standardized testing, financial aid, and postsecondary planning. Students and their families must register to attend any of the sessions. Complete information is available.
Summer Residential Governor’s School Programs
The Summer Residential Governor's Schools (SRGS) are month-long residential programs for current year tenth- and eleventh-grade gifted students in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The 2021 Visual and Performing Arts Summer Residential Governor’s School programs include: Dance, Instrumental Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, and Vocal Music. The 2021 Academic Summer Residential Governor’s School will offer programs in Medicine and Health Sciences, Mathematics, Science, and Technology, Marine Science, Humanities, Engineering, and Agriculture.
Student Health and Safety Guidance
Consistent with Governor Northam’s phased reopening plan for Virginia schools, and guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) has provided guidance to staff regarding school health practices for students.
Free Meal Program for All FCPS Students
Grab and Go service hours are 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) with both breakfast and lunch being served at the same time. Bus routes for food distribution are operating Monday through Friday beginning at 6:30 a.m. Specific information about meal distribution locations and bus distribution schedules are available.
Parents, We Need Your Consent!
We need your consent for some important digital resources your child may access when completing work in and outside of school. Please review the details for this program and fill out a short consent form. We appreciate your assistance!
Parent Technology Help Desk
To support families who are working with their children during distance learning, Fairfax County Public Schools now has a Parent Technology Help Desk. The number is 1-833-921-3277 (833-921-FCPS). It will be answered by staff 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. If the help desk is unable to solve the issue on the phone with the parent or guardian, they will enter a ticket on the parent’s behalf and the request for help will be transferred to the appropriate FCPS team.
Upcoming Events at Mount Vernon High School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit