Mt. Vernon Elementary School

Mt. Vernon Elementary School serves 493 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Mt. Vernon Elementary School operates within the Lemon Grove School District.

School Overview

The student population of 493 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 493 students
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mt. Vernon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Mt. Vernon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 25:1
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
11%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
65%
53%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
15%
6%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
7%
25%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.42
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
49%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
9%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lemon Grove School District's student population of 3,954 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,151 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,975 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Lemon Grove School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,954 1,757
Lemon Grove School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $17 MM
Lemon Grove School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
Lemon Grove School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,151 $10,238
Lemon Grove School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,975 $10,739
Lemon Grove School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mount Miguel High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Quest Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bancroft Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spring ValleyMount Miguel High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1530 students
    0.5 miles
    8585 Blossom Ln
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)664-8400
    0.59-121530
  • Spring ValleyBancroft Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 640 students
    0.7 miles
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)668-5890
    0.7KG-6640
  • Spring ValleyQuest AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 15 students
    0.7 miles
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)668-5890
    0.76-815
  • Lemon GroveLemon Grove Academy For The Sciences And Humanitie
    Grades: KG-8 | 1318 students
    0.8 miles
    7866 Lincoln St
    Lemon GroveCA 91945
    (619)825-5628
    0.8KG-81318
  • Spring ValleyAvondale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 551 students
    0.9 miles
    8401 Stansbury St
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)668-5880
    0.9KG-6551

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