525 Palisades Road SW, Mount Vernon, Iowa  52314   319-895-8845 or 319-389-8602  alumni@mvcsd.org

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Upcoming events

    • Monday, December 11, 2017
    • Monday, December 10, 2018
    • Mount Vernon

    Reunions being held in 2018 (updated 12-2017)

    ALL 1940’s CLASSES REUNION July 13
    Friday, at the First Street Community Center  1-3 pm
    Contact: Sara Gaarde
    Phone: 319-895-6569
    Email: saragaarde@gmail.com

    2013 - 5 year - tba
    Contact: Hannah Giegerich
    Contact: Sarah Yeoman

    2008 - 10 year - Heritage Days Weekend
    Saturday July 14 Cookout at Maura Holland Arnold’s house, 4:00pm-? (see more info on page 4), Sunday, June 15  Meet at Big Grove in Iowa City around 1:00pm for a late lunch. Please keep an eye on the class Facebook page (MVHS Class of 2008) for updates
    Find us on face book MV class of 2008
    Contact: Ryan Winder
    Email: ryan.winder51@gmail.com
    Contact: Brittany Wardlow Trumpold
    Phone: 319-551-2042
    Email: Brittany.trumpold@gmail.com

    2003 - 15 year - Heritage Days Weekend
    Neal Family farm on Saturday July 14th from 5pm-??, with kettle chicken and a bonfire. Visit Facebook event created titled: Class of 2003 15 year reunion (this page will have more information).
    Contact: Nikki Port Morgan
    Phone: 319-721-0653
    Email: nikkip1212@yahoo.com
    Contact: MacKenzie Neal Paulson
    Phone: 319-270-1291
    Email: mackenzie@anamosavetclinic.com

    1998 - 20 year - July 14
    Meet in front of Scorz at 9 pm on Saturday Night
    Contact: Char Campagna McDermott 
    Phone: 319-895-8234
    Email: charlotte.mcdermott@hotmail.com 

    1993 - 25 years - July 14th weekend
    Reunion Saturday 6-10 at Cornell 
    College Commons 
    Find us on face book Mount Vernon High School Class of 1993 
    Contact: Braden Pospisil Rood
    Phone: 319-654-1016
    Email: roodbrood5@gmail.com
    Scott Rose, Sarah Rife Patten 

    1988 - 30 year  - July 14 weekend
    Friday night: informal gathering uptown Mount Vernon
    Saturday night: Baxa’s Sutliff Store & Tavern
    Find us on face book at ‘Mount Vernon Iowa Class of 1988’Find us on Facebook at ‘Mount Vernon Iowa Class of 1988’
    Contact: Lisa Squiers White
    Phone: 319-899-4671
    Email: whitetdlc@msn.com
    Contact: Jennifer Clark Gonzalez
    Phone: 310-530-8809
    Email: jengonzalez1969@gmail.com

    1983 - 35 years - July 14 weekend
    Saturday, July 14, 5 pm at the home of Lisa Lewis
    It is a potluck so bring a dish to share, and your beverages.We will be smoking a ton of pork and have cake :)
    Class of 1983 friends are welcome!
    Find us on Facebook at ‘MVHS IA 1983’
    Contact: Lisa Lewis
    Phone: 319-361-0396 or 319-895-8870
    Email: lisa@envisagephoto.com       

    1978   - 40 year - Heritage Days weekend
    The boys are taking the lead role in organizing our 40th High School reunion and we hope many can make it back/attend.
    An informal, but hopefully fun, get-together will take place Saturday, July 14 at Andy’s:  located at 703 7th Ave NW (Joan-your old home) from 6:30-9. We will have a simple Mexican bar (chips,salsa,queso,taco meat) catered by a local restaurant, but no fee is involved. Bring what you want to drink and we will ice it down for you. There might be a former teacher/coach or school administrator that stops by. Music will be rocking up town after that.
    Contact: Andy Wolfe
    Phone: 319-899-4606
    Email: centralappraisal@mchsi.com
    Contact: Jeff Spencer
    Phone:  972-730-3828
    Email: jeff.spencer.dal@gmail.com

    1973 - 45 yr - June 8-9
    Fri., June 8 - Meet & Greet BBQ, 6:30 pm to ? at Chris Hanson Starkweather’s house
    Sat., June 9 Dinner & Concert, 4 pm to ? First Street Community Center, Dinner at 5:00 pm, Performance by classmate Phil Heywood at 8 pm
    Contact: Christine Hanson Starkweather
    Phone: 319-895-8588
    Email: clstarkweather@hotmail.com

    1968 - 50 years -  Homecoming Weekend Sept 28
    Sept 27: Thursday: Class Float in Homecoming Parade
    Sept 28: Friday Morning: Attend the Alumni Hall of Fame Ceremony
    Friday afternoon: All-School pep rally
    Friday eve: Homecoming game and Informal Gathering after in First Street Bldg (our High School) library
    Sept 29: Saturday: Golf outing, tours of downtown, etc
    Saturday eve: Reunion at Kernoustie Country Club
    Sept 30: Sunday am: Continental breakfast, home of Ricki Franks Onstott
    Contact: Barb Thomsen Neal
    Phone: 319-560-0197
    Email: xword417@gmail.com
    Contact: Mike Smith
    Phone: 319-895-8131
    Email: mikesmith124w@yahoo.com

    1963 55 years  - Heritage Days Weekend
    Friday Evening July 13  Classes of 1962 and 1964 are welcome to join us at Sutliff.
    Saturday Afternoon, July 14 Mid-afternoon gathering at Warren and Margaret Stoner home for refreshments.
    Sunday Morning July 15   Coffee and rolls at the Lisbon History Center
    Contact: Linda Peterson Nost
    Phone: 319-455-2138/319-361-6138
    Email: lnost@icloud.com
    Contact: Bob Dvorak
    Phone: 319-895-8206
    Email: dvorakb47@q.com

    1958 60 years  - Heritage Days Weekend
    Meet & Greet Friday evening, Breakfast at the school on Saturday morning, and Reunion Dinner at the Kernoustie Country Club on Saturday night. Brunch gathering on Sunday morning.
    Contact: Marilyn Dean Schnittjer
    Phone: 319-895-8817
    Email: rmschnittjer@gmail.com
    Contact: David Kroeger
    Phone: 319-377-7782
    Email: dpkroegs@aol.com

    1953 - 65 years - Saturday July 14
    Sat. eve Reunion dinner at home of Babs Moore. 6 pm
    Contact: Babs Beckhelm Moore  
    Phone: 319-895-8512
    Email: mooremanor@mchsi.com

    Miss one? Call 319-389-8602 Kathy

       

    • Friday, July 13, 2018
    • Saturday, July 14, 2018
    • Old Fire Station, Main Street, Mount Vernon, IA 52314

    Visit the Alumni-Community Reception area up town, this year IN  THE OLD FIRE STATION BUILDING,  on Friday from 4-9+ pm and Saturday from 11:30 am-until approx. 5 pm Selling some yummy ice cream and suckers. Play some bean bags. Make the reception area your meeting place and come to view displays, have your picture taken, or grab some cold water. Who will you see there?

    Teachers and administrators, coaches, invited to attend on Friday evening.


    • Friday, July 13, 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • First Street Community Center, 221 1st St NE, Mt Vernon, IA 52314

    In town early? You’re invited to the First Street Community Center for an Early Bird Reception on Friday, July 13, from 1-4 pm.  Enjoy some refreshments and a tour of what was either your old Middle School or High School. Hosted by John Pospisil'66. 



    • Saturday, July 14, 2018
    • 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Mount Vernon Community High School, 731 Palisades Rd SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314
    Open to All-Alums, district staff, community guests. Breakfast by donation or simply enjoy some coffee and juice. NEW Breakfast offerings on the menu! Extra handicapped parking available, golf cart shuttles back and forth to your car available. Runners are parking in upper lot by Middle School -- they take off just before 8. Runners are welcome to take part in the breakfast by donation when done.

    NOTE FOR 2018: Ground Breaking ceremony - more info to come



    • Friday, September 28, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Mount Vernon High School, Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314

    All Hall of Fame Award Events take place on Friday, September 28. The public is invited to attend the Alumni Association Awards Ceremony at 9:00 am in the High School Gym at 525 Palisades Road SW in Mount Vernon. 

    Following the ceremony, a Reception will be held in the High School Library from approximately 9:45 to 10:30 am. The public is also invited to attend the Homecoming Pep Rally in the High School Gym at approximately 2:35 pm. 

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    Friday evening, September 28 is the Homecoming Game and presentation of Alumni Award Winners during halftime at the Football Field, and the All-Alumni-Community Reception ‘Tailgating Under The Tent’ at the top of the bleachers.  The Varsity game will start at approximately 7:15 pm. and the Mustangs will play tba. The Alumni-Community Reception tent will be open from approximately 6 pm until after the game. 

    In addition, student events include the Thursday evening Parade and Crowning of the Homecoming Queen and King and the Powderpuff Game, and their Saturday Homecoming Dance.


    • Friday, September 28, 2018
    • 6:00 PM
    • First Street Bldg Football Field, Mount Vernon, Iowa

    Homecoming for 2018 will be 9/28/18 

Past events

Friday, September 22, 2017 Homecoming 2017
Saturday, July 08, 2017 2017 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Friday, July 07, 2017 2017 HERITAGE DAYS 'EARLY BIRD' RECEPTION
Friday, July 07, 2017 2017 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY RECEPTION
Thursday, March 16, 2017 March Madness! 'BRACKET CHALLENGE' Due Thurs March 16
Friday, September 30, 2016 'The Stompers' 60s Music that all ages will enjoy!
Friday, September 30, 2016 Homecoming 2016
Friday, September 30, 2016 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame Award Ceremony and Reception
Saturday, July 09, 2016 2016 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Friday, July 08, 2016 2016 HERITAGE DAYS 'EARLY BIRD' RECEPTION
Friday, July 08, 2016 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY RECEPTION - AT A NEW LOCATION!
Friday, January 01, 2016 2016 Class Reunion List
Saturday, September 19, 2015 Mustang 5K Run/Walk
Friday, September 18, 2015 Homecoming 2015
Friday, September 18, 2015 Alumni Hall of Fame Award Reception
Friday, September 18, 2015 Alumni Hall of Fame Award Ceremony
Saturday, July 11, 2015 OPEN GYM
Saturday, July 11, 2015 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Friday, July 10, 2015 HERITAGE DAYS 'EARLY BIRD' RECEPTION
Friday, July 10, 2015 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY RECEPTION TENT
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 2015 Class Reunion List
Saturday, May 30, 2015 Dan Colehour'83 to Perform In MV - Free concert
Friday, September 26, 2014 Alumni Hall of Fame Award Ceremony and Homecoming
Saturday, July 12, 2014 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
Saturday, July 12, 2014 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Saturday, July 12, 2014 2014 Class Reunion List
Friday, July 11, 2014 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 Hall of Fame Nominations Due Today
Saturday, February 15, 2014 "Someone Who Knew Her", a play about Marlene Padfield
Saturday, July 13, 2013 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
Saturday, July 13, 2013 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Friday, July 12, 2013 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 Alex Morf'99 To Perform in Mount Vernon Dec 17 and in Des Moines Dec 11 to 16
Friday, September 21, 2012 Homecoming -- Alumni Reception
Friday, September 21, 2012 Alumni Award Ceremony and Fall Award Reception
Saturday, August 25, 2012 MV Alumni Association Board Meeting
Saturday, August 25, 2012 MV Alumni Association Annual Meeting and Board Reorganization Meeting
Saturday, July 14, 2012 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
Saturday, July 14, 2012 HERITAGE DAYS ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
Friday, July 13, 2012 HERITAGE DAYS RECEPTION TENT - ALL-ALUMNI & COMMUNITY
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alumni@mvcsd.org   319-895-8845  525 Palisades Rd SW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314 
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