After receiving first place in a regional competition, Mt. Vernon Middle School Science and Social Studies Academic Teams placed 4th and 8th, respectively, in the state competition.
Mt. Vernon Middle School competes in Class 1 at the state level due to school size. There are approximately 75 schools in Class 1. Ms. Debbie Thomas is the advisor.
The regional competition blue ribbon winners are:
Top - Science Academic Team: G. Blankenship, T. Fleming, S. Godwin, I. Garza, H. Watson, R. Strantz, J. Shepard, V. Chen
Bottom - Social Studies Academic Team: K. Gatewood, G. Hess, Ms. Thomas, B. Ahonen, J. Thrasher, R. Thornton, M. Owen