Mount Vernon Steam Academy 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
350 Gramatan Ave
Mount Vernon, NY 10552
Phone
(914) 665-5120
District
MOUNT VERNON SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
WESTCHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
443
Classroom Teachers
40

* According to NeighborhoodScout’s research of school performance, Mount Vernon Steam Academy School ranks as one of the bottom 100 worst public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

1

(10 is best)

Better than 0.1% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
29%
91%
40%
92%
17%
90%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 170 38.4%
Grade 10 125 28.2%
Grade 11 120 27.1%
Grade 12 5 1.1%
Total 443 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.2% 4.7% 43.4%
Black 62.1% 68.3% 17.1%
Hispanic 29.0% 25.0% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 1.7% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.7% 64.0% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.7% 64.0% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 67,896 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 15,463.3 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.2% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.7% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.8% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 25,763 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 14.3% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.3% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.2% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.6% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.5% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.3% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.5% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 13.4% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $17,963 $144,927,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,702 $13,734,000 4.9%
Staff $1,208 $9,746,000 3.5%
General Administration $839 $6,773,000 2.4%
School Administration $1,082 $8,733,000 3.1%
Operation $3,055 $24,649,000 8.9%
Transportation $1,089 $8,785,000 3.2%
Other $870 $7,016,000 2.5%
Total Support $9,846 $79,436,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,635 $53,535,000 19.3%
Total Expenditures $34,444 $277,898,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%