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National History Day

Mount Vernon is happy to provide primary and secondary resources for students looking to research for National History Day. The 2032-2024 theme is Turning Points in History. You can learn more about National History Day by clicking the link below.

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Student of the Year Award

Did you  create a project about George Washington? Did you write a paper, create a painting, or sing a song about his legacy or leadership? Nominate now for the Student of the Year Award! Eligible nominees must be middle or high school students that created a student-led project about George Washington. Click the link below to learn more.

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