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. […]
Sixth grade Language Arts/ESE teacher Corine Hill has been selected as the Teacher of the Week at Vernon Middle School. Hill attended college at chipola College in Marianna and at Florida State University in Panama City where she erned a Bachelors Degree in Elementary education and a Masters Degree in Special Education. Hill […]
Job well done. ‘A’ Honor Roll Student Grade Brown, Thomas Franklin 02 Coltrane, Caiden Chace 02 Cook, Ayden James 02 Cook, Hayden RubyKay 02 Day, Spencer Isaac 02 Harris, Jackson DannelWallace 02 Hernandez, Kyron Christino 02 Johnson, Kyle Bradley 02 Morrison, Cole Allen 02 Redmon, Sienna Madison 02 Tice, Emily Marie 02 Wheeler, […]
The past three months have been very busy for the Vernon Band. All of the students have worked very hard leading up to Spring Break. The band from both Vernon Middle and High School each participated in the Black history programs at each school and the Marching Band Participated in the Wausau Easter Parade. During […]
Christian Alderman and Ryan Malloy sealed their spot at the FHSAA state finals Thursday March 31st as they added Regional Champion to their resume and continue their perfect season. The day only got better as VHS went on to earn the Regional Runner up title. With the help of Jonshae Works, Damion Stephens, Jordan Jackson […]
Florida Department of Washington County, in conjunction with Vernon Middle School, hosted the 21st Annual Health Fair on March 17, 2016 at Vernon Middle School. Every year the local health department brings in presenters from a wide range of backgrounds and they present information to the youth’s at the school about various important subject matter. […]
Many parents, students, local businesses and politicians came out to support Beta Club’s goal to send 24 members to the National Convention in New Orleans in June 2016. We had a great turn out with over 200 spaghetti dinners sold. We ended the night with a cake auction. The donations received for the cakes were amazing […]
Many parents, students, local businesses and politicians came out to support Beta Club’s goal to send 24 members to the National Convention in New Orleans in June 2016. We had a great turn out with over 200 spaghetti dinners sold. We ended the night with a cake auction. The donations received for the cakes were […]
Strong performances by Christian Alderman (129), Ryan Malloy (139), Damion Stephens (219), Isaiah Cooke(154) and Joseph Jenkins (UNL) allowed the VHS weightlifting team was able to hold off Altha Thursday. Alderman and Malloy were both able to secure their 4th consecutive win and remain undefeated in their weight classes while Isaiah Cooke, Joseph Jenkins and […]
The City of Vernon has advised Armstrong Road will be closed for repairs till further notice. If you have any questions or concerns, please call the City of Vernon at 850-535-2444.
Vernon Elementary School celebrated Dr. Seuss and his birthday on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016. VES would like to thank Mr. Taylor, the Washington County Sheriff’s Department and all the other volunteers who came and read Dr. Seuss books to the students.
Tammie Hall is currently the Media Specialist and Yearbook sponsor at Vernon Middle School. She graduated with High Honors from Vernon High School in 1997 and went on to Enterprise State Junior College on a softball/pitching scholarship and then transferred to Gulf Coast Community College the next year to finish her A.A. She graduated from Florida State University in 2004 […]
Carley Kirk will be the first female weightlifter in Washington County to compete in the FHSAA State finals for weightlifitng. She placed second at the district meet in Arnold but was able to come back in Choctaw at the regional meet. She beat all of her District 2 competitors placing second only to one other […]
Vernon, Florida High School athlete Courtney Schweinsberg signed a letter of intent for a softball scholarship to Gulf Coast State College on Friday, January 15, 2016. Accompanied by her family, friends and well-wishers, Schweinsberg penned the ceremonial letter in the Vernon High School library. A four-year varsity starter, Schweinsberg is one of just a few […]
Holly Bare, a successful teacher at Vernon Middle School was recently named the Teacher of the Week. However this is not her only award, Bare has also achieved Teacher of the Year several times and the Golden Apple Award. She was born in Westchester, Pennsylvania and lived in several different states as a child. She […]