Mr. Brett Karkosh, High School Counselor
731 Palisades Rd. Mount Vernon, IA
319-895-8843 ext. 4119 Fax 319-895-6185
Registrar: Stephanie Timm email@example.com
The Mount Vernon School District has partnered with Tanager Place of Cedar Rapids to help support our students. Seeking support can be a challenging process and Mount Vernon School District believes this is a great opportunity for families to utilize within the walls of our schools. Please contact Brett Karkosh, your school counselor or Linda See, your school nurse for more information. If you would prefer- you can also contact Kristin Cannon (Tanager Place) directly firstname.lastname@example.org
From the Counselor's Office
Oct 22 & 25 Virtual Iowa College Fair
October 24 ACT test at Mount Vernon High School
For more events or more information see the Counselor's Calendar
For more information on scholarships and how to apply visit the scholarship tab of this website.
Gazette College Guide 2020
A great way to introduce you to the admissions process and get a virtual look at what the college/ university can offer
College Fair (one of Iowa's largest)
Looking for ways to stand out in the college or scholarship application process? Try volunteering. Contact Mr. Karkosh for more information on opportunities.
Interested in doing a job shadow?
For information click here. To register for a job shadow click here.
Did you start the process but now need to complete it? Follow these instructions:
Go to workplacelearningconnections.com
Sign back into the dashboard as a returning user
When dashboard pulls up, click “NEW JOB SHADOW REQUEST” (top right)
Scroll down to the bottom for “NEXT STEP” (bottom right) if they have all of the application information completed with emails, etc.
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