Guest Speaker

The MV HOPE anti-opioid coalition is bringing a great guest speaker to Mount Vernon next Wednesday. This event is free to parents.  

Presented by Matt Bellace, PH.D. Psychologist & National Youth Speaker

Topic:Natural Highs: Supporting Teens in  Making Healthy Choices

When: Wednesday,  April 24th, 2019 at 6pm in the Mount Vernon High School Auditorium, 314 N 9th St, Mt Vernon, WA

This event/activity is NOT being sponsored by the Mount Vernon School District, and the District assumes no responsibility for the conduct or safety of the event/activity. In consideration for the privilege to distribute these materials, the Mount Vernon School District shall be held harmless from any cause of action, claim or petition filed in any court or administrative tribunal arising out of the distribution of these materials, including all costs, attorney’s fees and judgments or awards


Prevention/Intervention Specialist

Robin Coe is the Prevention/Intervention Specialist at LaVenture Middle School.

Here are some links that she thinks could be valuable to students and families.


SeaMar Community Health Centers. They do Mental Health Counseling for youth and adults along with Substance Abuse counseling. Their website is also in Spanish/English.

Communities In Schools Site Coordinator

Megan Connell is the Community in Schools representative at LaVenture Middle School.

Communities In Schools works directly inside schools, building relationships that empower students to succeed inside and outside the classroom.


Community Resources

Early Release Dates 2018-2019

LaVenture Middle School

Early Release Dates                                                                             

March 8th, 15th, 28th, 29th

April 19th & 26th                                         

May 17th & 31st