Mount Vernon High School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
52%
State avg: 35%
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English
60%
State avg: 59%
Details
9/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
97%
State avg: 89%
Average SAT score
1026
State avg: 989
Average ACT score
24
State avg: 22
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
89%
Two or more races
6%
Hispanic
2%
Black
2%
Asian
<1%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
375 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
700 Harriett Street
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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