North Vernon Elementary
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Happy North Vernon Elementary School Students


Our students are making headlines, and we want to share all the great news with you. We will keep this page updated with important announcements, news stories, and student shout outs. Please check in often and help us celebrate our students’ many achievements.

Monday, February 18, 2019

School will not be in session on Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents Day.

La escuela no estará en sesión el lunes 18 de febrero en conmemoración del Día de los Presidentes.

Spelling Bee Winners

2018-2019 NVE spelling bee winners are Joyce Chen (5th grade) and Parker Ray (6th grade). Congratulations and good luck in our county competition coming up on February 15. NVE wishes you both the best of luck!

Joyce Chen and Parker Ray
Scipio Baseball

Registration for Scipio baseball is on Sunday, February 17, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Scipio Firehouse. For more information, please call (812) 592.3571 after 4:30 p.m.

JC Elementary Wrestling

Is your 2nd through 6th grader interested in wrestling? Please check your child's backpack for the sign-up sheet. You will need to fill out this sign-up sheet and return it to the NVE office if they wish to participate.

Change of Date: Kindergarten Round-Up

Attention all parents with students coming to kindergarten next year: North Vernon Elementary has changed their kindergarten round-up dates. Our round-up will be:

  • March 11 from noon–2:00 p.m. and 5:00–7:00 p.m.
  • March 12 from 9:00–11:00 a.m., noon–2:00 p.m., and 4:30–6:30 p.m.

You only need to attend one of those times. Please bring your child's birth certificate and immunization records. Please pass this on to any families that you know have kindergartners that will be joining us next year. Thank you!

Educator of the Year Nominee

Congratulations to the NVE Educator of the Year nominee, Mary Driver! She has touched countless lives in our school and community. What a great representative of who we are at NVE! We are all wishing you good luck on winning teacher of the year!

Staff pose with NVE Educator of the Year Mary Driver

North Vernon Parks and Rec

North Vernon Parks and Rec is now accepting sign-ups for baseball, softball, and soccer. You may sign up at the North Vernon Parks and Rec website or by calling (812) 346.9371.

JCMS/JCHS Dance Team

The JCMS dance team will be having a dance team clinic on Saturday, February 16 from 9:00–11:00 a.m. in the north gym at the middle school. Please pick up a form in the school office. There is also an option to sign up for the JCHS dance team clinic, which will be on Saturday, March 16. Please email Stacey Tempest with any questions.