Lincoln Wins Attendance Trophy again!

Lincoln Wins December Challenge!

Principal Kruithof and student Ava Luif accept the Attendance Trophy for the month of December from Washington School's "Goal Man".  Washington School has challenged Lincoln and Little Mountain to see which school has the best attendance for the year, and Lincoln won the challenge for the 3rd month in a row!

Penny Drive Fundraiser

Fifth graders at Lincoln Elementary decided to have a penny drive to support the American Red Cross, as a way of modeling the September Pillar of Responsibility.  Hurricane relief and homelessness were specifically named as the highest priorities for the support.  The event ended with a popcorn day.  Every student received a bag of popcorn and donations were accepted.  In total, $661 was raised toward the cause.

5th Grade STEM Camp

The Mt. Vernon School district is running a free Afterschool Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Camp for any and all 5th Graders enrolled in a Mt. Vernon School!

The STEM Camp will provide 5th graders with the opportunity to 1) practice the ‘Scientific Process’ through experimentation 2) hone their engineering skills by working in teams to solve real world problems, and 3) learn about Computer Science as well as new forms of Technology!

New School Board Director

Welcome to Wendy Ragusa, our newest School Board Director! 

Wendy Ragusa was appointed to the Board in 2017 to complete a vacant term. Ragusa is the Development Coordinator for the Skagit Valley Hospital Foundation. Her education includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon. She has served on the Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation since 2008, has been very busy on parent committees, and has been an active member of the Citizens for Mount Vernon Schools.