This page will be updated throughout the summer.
Upper School New Family Checklist
Save the date for Uniform Resale: July 27, 28, and 29, the Uniform Resale (in the Administration building on Upper Campus) will be open. Stop by each day between 9:00 - 11:30 am or 1:00 - 2:30 pm.
Mark your calendar: Class lists released on Wednesday, August 4, Preschool and Lower School homeroom assignments and class lists, and Middle and Upper School schedules will be released via email.
Mark your calendar: Orientation on Friday, August 6
- Grade 9, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
- Grade 10, 1:15 - 2:15 pm
- Grade 11, 2:30 - 3:30 pm
If your student is interested in participating in a fall sport, click here to request information and make sure to view upcoming tryout and start dates for fall sports.
If your student is interested in applying to the Innovation Diploma program, contact Brad Droke, Director of the Innovation Diploma Program. View details here:
Link to MV Connects: Innovation Diploma Webinar
Link to the Innovation Diploma application. Click here to view to the recorded webinar about the Innovation Diploma application process by Brad Droke, Director of the Innovation Diploma Program (email@example.com)
Learn What to Expect Next! A recorded Zoom for all new families at every grade level to learn more about what to expect before the start of the 2021-22 school year. Hear from veteran parents, MV's Community Development Team and Kirsten Beard, Kimberly Exford, and De'ire Foxx, your Admissions Team. Click here to access the slide deck from the presentation.
View your Rise Up Parent Meeting Videos:
Rising Grade 9 Meeting
Rising Grade 10 Meeting
Rising Grades 11 & 12 Meeting
We will connect you with our Head of Academic and College Counseling to schedule your academic advising meeting, during which we will discuss courses, textbooks and resources, summer learning, and any questions you may have. Advising meetings are intended for students and their parents. Once you select a meeting time, a member of our team will send you a calendar invite with Zoom information. In preparation, we are thrilled to share with you some short videos produced by Upper School faculty to promote some of next year’s course offerings. (View the Upper School Course Catalog here.) Get goofy with us and make sure you view the Social Studies, English Language Arts, Science, Math, World Language, and Innovation Diploma highlights! You can also learn more about some of our fabulous connections classes in Arts, iProject, and Wellness! Also, here are some common FAQs about academic advising.
For information regarding classroom and testing accommodations, please contact Samantha Flowers, Director of Academic Resource Services. firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send a copy of your child's current Georgia Certificate of Immunization Form 3231 (provided by your child's pediatrician) to Nurse Lindsay Huie at email@example.com
If you’re interested, click here to request to join our New Family Facebook group.
New Upper School Students: if you’re interested, follow @mv.studentlife on Instagram.
*Please refer to the Weekly Update for current operating hours.
Grades 9 - 12
8:20 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Students may arrive beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Late Start Dates: 9/22/21, 12/8/21, 1/26/22, 3/23/22, 4/27/22 (school begins at 9:30 a.m.)
Lunch Menu (As the cost of lunch is provided in the tuition, all students eat the lunch provided at Mount Vernon by Flik Dining Services.)
Veracross School Directory
To access the School Directory in Veracross, go to the Parent Portal. Along the right side you will see a button labeled "School Directory."
Once inside of the directory, you can view information by person, household, grade, and distance from your home. A directory-by-homeroom will be available in August after class lists are sent out.
For new families - along the top bar of the Parent Portal, you are able to toggle back and forth between the portal and a New Family Portal, which holds information specifically created for you.
Additionally within the Parent Portal, you can use the button labeled "Profile Update" to update or confirm personal information and communication preferences.
Community Development Team Contact Information
All School Community Connectors
MV Parents Amanda Woodall and Amanda Richmond "the Amandas" are excited to help welcome you into your MV parent community.
Amanda Woodall - firstname.lastname@example.org C: 404-216-5756
Amanda Richmond - email@example.com C: 404-441-2010