Mr. Brett Karkosh, High School Counselor
731 Palisades Rd. Mount Vernon, IA
319-895-8843 ext. 4119 Fax 319-895-6185
Registrar: Vicky Wieseler firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com
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.
From the Counselor's Office
October 15 Kirkwood Community College rep visits
October 16 PSAT test
October 16 Northwest Iowa Community College
October 18 Honor Society applications due
October 21 FAFSA assistance HS Library
October 23 Early dismissal 1:05
October 25 Horatio Alger Scholarship deadline
October 26 ACT test
October 31 Coca Cola Scholars Scholarship deadline
October 31 Voice of Democracy Scholarship deadline
November 1 Army recruiter visits
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.
Have questions or need help with the FAFSA?
Get FREE assistance from Iowa College Access Network (ICAN)
When: October 21 3:00-7:00
Where: MV high school library
Schedule an appointment:
click here (click the Mount Vernon event)
What to bring: click here
Questions: contact Mr. Karkosh
Vaping presentation to be held
When: October 29 6:30-8:00
Where: Coralville Public Library
This is the second in a series of presentations. For more information click here
Looking for ways to stand out in the college or scholarship application process? Try volunteering. Contact Mr. Karkosh for more information on opportunities.