Mount Vernon Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
525 Palisades Road Sw
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
Phone
(319) 895-6254
District
MOUNT VERNON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LINN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
405
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.4% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Mount Vernon Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 74
Proficiency in Reading 92 75
Proficiency in Math 87 74

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 74
Proficiency in Reading 87 73
Proficiency in Math 82 74

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 78
Proficiency in Reading 87 74
Proficiency in Math 92 81

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 74
Proficiency in Reading 92 74
Proficiency in Math 87.0 74

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.46
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.37
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 102 25.2%
Grade 6 106 26.2%
Grade 7 98 24.2%
Grade 8 99 24.4%
Total 405 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.1% 94.7% 79.4%
Black 1.0% 1.2% 6.3%
Hispanic 4.1% 3.2% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.8% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.1% 12.6% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 9.9% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 2.6% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,705 3,156,145
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 96.4 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 31.4% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.7% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.8% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,928 1,256,855
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.6% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.2% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.0% 9.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.5% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.4% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.4% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.3% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,265 $8,495,340 59.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $216 $292,896 2.1%
Staff $420 $569,520 4.0%
General Administration $308 $417,648 2.9%
School Administration $566 $767,496 5.4%
Operation $646 $875,976 6.1%
Transportation $243 $329,508 2.3%
Other $261 $353,916 2.5%
Total Support $2,659 $3,605,604 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,609 $2,181,804 15.3%
Total Expenditures $10,533 $14,282,748 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%