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Mission Statement

School Vision

All Mount Vernon-Ruth Elementary School students will be engaged in rigorous learning to prepare for their future educational experiences in Rutherford County Schools.


School Mission

In an ever-changing and diverse community, Mount Vernon-Ruth Elementary School strives to provide a well-maintained, 21st Century inspired atmosphere that is welcoming and accepting of all students, families, and community members. MVR provides a nurturing environment for students and families.  Through rigorous and challenging learning experiences, we challenge students to reach their academic potential.


School Beliefs Statements

All students can grow academically and be successful when held to high expectations.

Building positive relationships with students and their families will facilitate learning success.

Student success is met by implementing consistency, differentiation, and engagement.