Mount Vernon High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
700 Harriett St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Phone
(812) 838-4356
District
M S D MOUNT VERNON
County
POSEY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
660
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.7% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 46
Proficiency in Reading 50 57
Proficiency in Math 49 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.89
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.42
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 150 22.7%
Grade 10 168 25.5%
Grade 11 174 26.4%
Grade 12 166 25.2%
Total 660 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.1% 94.7% 71.8%
Black 1.7% 1.7% 13.2%
Hispanic 2.5% 2.9% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.5% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.0% 37.3% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.6% 32.5% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 4.8% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,661 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 65.3 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.1% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,259 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.1% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.9% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.3% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.5% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.6% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,746 $12,049,362 41.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $1,239,327 4.3%
Staff $704 $1,476,288 5.1%
General Administration $124 $260,028 0.9%
School Administration $600 $1,258,200 4.3%
Operation $2,400 $5,032,800 17.3%
Transportation $948 $1,987,956 6.8%
Other $171 $358,587 1.2%
Total Support $5,539 $11,615,283 39.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,616 $5,485,752 18.8%
Total Expenditures $13,902 $29,152,494 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
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%