VHS Girl’s Weightlifting wins 5 team meet …….

VHS Girl’s Weightlifting wins 5 team meet …….

Vernon hosted Holmes County, Chipley, Rocky Bayou and Franklin County Monday, November 28th for a girl’s weightlifting meet.   Vernon was able to hold off Rocky Bayou for their first team win of the season.   Haley Alderman-101 lb class, Morgan Hammack-110 lb class, Shayla Works-119 lb class and Alexys Holley Unlimited class each won […]

By November 30, 2016 Read More →

Vernon High School Theatre Department to present Theatre Showcase-a night of comedy scenes and songs …….

Vernon, FL – Come prepared to roar with laughter in the aisles as the Vernon High School Theatre Department presents their Theatre Showcase-a night of comedy monologues, scenes, and songs, on Friday, December 2, 2016, at 7pm at the Vernon High School Auditorium, 3232 Moss Hill Road, in Vernon. This production does not have a […]

By November 28, 2016 Read More →
VMS students thank deputies …….

VMS students thank deputies …….

Vernon Middle School students recently thanked Washington County Deputies and Sheriff for their service. Twelve deputies came out and enjoyed lunch on VMS. The students made posters and read cards to them. After lunch they engaged in some corn hole, basketball and football with the students.        

By November 21, 2016 Read More →
CHIPOLA HOSTS SENIOR DAY ……..

CHIPOLA HOSTS SENIOR DAY ……..

More than 1,000 area high school seniors attended Chipola College’s recent  annual Senior Day hosted by the Student Ambassadors.   Students from Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty and Washington counties enjoyed performances by the Chipola cheerleaders, men’s and women’s basketball teams, show choir and theater. Seniors were treated to lunch after touring the campus.   Pictured […]

By November 14, 2016 Read More →
VES 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners announced …….

VES 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners announced …….

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Vernon Elementary School 5th grade spelling bee, held November 10, 2016. They will go on to the Regional Competition held at Roulhac Middle School on December 15th at 10:00.  Pictured in order from right to left are: 1st place – Emma Holliday 2nd place – Katie Christmas […]

By November 10, 2016 Read More →

Vernon High School Key Club teams up with OneBlood to collect donations! ………

The Vernon High School Key Club recently completed their first service project of the 2016-17 school year. On October 4th, members of the Vernon High School Key Club teamed up with One Blood, Inc. to collect donations of blood for those in need. Since 2008, students and faculty of Vernon High School have donated 583 […]

By November 3, 2016 Read More →

Honor Rolls from Vernon Middle School …….

Congratulations to these students.     Vernon Middle School ‘A’ Honor Roll Student Grade Braxton, Anna Lauren 06 Brock, Mason Connor 06 Brown, Kirstyn Nahturi 06 Hodges, Nathan Ryan 06 Hunt, Kaley Mae 06 Lyon, Issac Stanley 06 Pruett, Brycen David 06 Rutherford, Grace Ann 06 Thomas, Dallas Mathew 06 Brown, Jerryd Hueland 07 Johns, […]

By October 27, 2016 Read More →
Jerry Haviland celebrates 100th Birthday in high style ………

Jerry Haviland celebrates 100th Birthday in high style ………

From a quilted throw (created from Jerry’s old shirts and ties) to a multitude of cards wishing him a Happy 100th Birthday and  handcrafted items made just for him,  Jerry Haviland spent Saturday afternoon visiting with family members and friends as they gathered at the Hinson Crossroads Fire Department to celebrate his 100th birthday.

By October 2, 2016 Read More →

Vernon Middle School Honor Roll ……

A Honor Roll 6th Grade Jerryd Brown Cherish Johns Ashley Siples Allie Walters Jon Wilson Wyatt Wilson Nicholas York 7th Grade Jada Brown Maidson Hunter Paislee Poppell 8th Grade Robertlee Anders Mikayla Cotton Sage Cox Lanie Hambright Jordan Johnson Sarah Smith Hannah Walters James Weber Timothy York A-B Honor Roll 6th Grade Haylee Brock Zarah […]

By June 8, 2016 Read More →

VES Honor Roll …….

Congratulations on your outstanding work.   A/B Honor Roll Student, Grade Allen, Amber Lynn 02 Beechem, Blaine Allen 02 Bray, Alli MacKinze 02 Christensen, Gavin Joseph 02 Coatney, Madison Shyenne 02 Cook, Hayden RubyKay 02 Cox, Cash Dimitrius 02 DeSalvo, Delilah Rayne 02 Flick, Emily Elizabeth 02 French, Madison Diane 02 Gibson, Shania Jane 02 […]

By June 4, 2016 Read More →
VMS students demonstrate “giving back” …………

VMS students demonstrate “giving back” …………

Mrs. Rackley’s students at Vernon Middle School have been making a difference in their schools and communities, one project at a time. Students have completed projects that range from taking cookies to local law enforcement to feeding a hungry child in a third world county. Several students also took this opportunity to bring to light […]

By June 1, 2016 Read More →
VES recognizes students for earning Accelerated Reader points …….

VES recognizes students for earning Accelerated Reader points …….

These students worked hard to reach their goals.   With great pride Vernon Elementary School would like to recognize these two young ladies shown above. These students have earned 500 Accelerated Reader points for the 2015-16 school year. Jonei Gordon and Ashley Burke are the fifth and sixth students to ever achieve this goal here […]

By May 19, 2016 Read More →
Vernon Elementary School held Water Day on May 12th & 13th …….

Vernon Elementary School held Water Day on May 12th & 13th …….

Students achieving their Accelerated Reader goal in forth and fifth grades participated on May 12th.   Students achieving their Accelerated Reader goal in first, second, and third grades attended on May 13th.   This was the last AR Reward celebration for the 2015-16 school year.   VES would like to thank Mr. Lee Richards for […]

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VES Spelling Bee Winners …….

VES Spelling Bee Winners …….

Congratulations to the 4th grade spelling bee winners at Vernon Elementary School!!!     1st place – Gavin Henderson 2nd place – Katie Christmas 3rd place – Tracy Hart Alternate – Abbie Stanley

By May 12, 2016 Read More →
Vernon Middle School is now home to eight published authors …….

Vernon Middle School is now home to eight published authors …….

When a Chipola College professor reached out to Mrs. Rackley seeking student authors, eight students submitted their works to be published in the prestigious Florida English Journal. Students reviewed novels pertaining to the Holocaust, giving their opinions on whether teachers should teach these texts in the classroom.  In addition, these students analyzed the benefits and […]

By April 29, 2016 Read More →
Vernon Elementary School Students Come Face To Face with Florida Gators

Vernon Elementary School Students Come Face To Face with Florida Gators

On Tuesday, April 26, a large group of students from Vernon Elementary School in Vernon, Florida learned firsthand about alligators. The occasion was a visit to the school by Chris Ellis, owner of Orange Hill Gator Farms, part of Ellis’ educational outreach to the children of Washington County and a unique experience for the children. […]

By April 28, 2016 Read More →