Mt. Vernon Elementary School

Mt. Vernon Elementary School serves 535 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Mt. Vernon Elementary School operates within the Lemon Grove School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 535 students
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mt. Vernon Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 28:1 22:1
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
11%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
62%
52%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
12%
7%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
10%
26%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Vernon Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mt. Vernon Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.58 0.42
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lemon Grove School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,813 1,671
Lemon Grove School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $19 MM
Lemon Grove School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $18 MM
Lemon Grove School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,792 $11,099
Lemon Grove School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,302 $10,975
Lemon Grove School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Miguel High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Palm Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bancroft Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lemon Grove Palm Middle School
    8425 Palm St
    Lemon Grove , CA , 91945
    (619)825-5641
    0.2  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Spring Valley Mount Miguel High School
    8585 Blossom Ln
    Spring Valley , CA , 91977
    (619)664-8400
    0.5  mi  |  1556  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Spring Valley Quest Academy
    Alternative School
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring Valley , CA , 91977
    (619)668-5890
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Spring Valley Bancroft Elementary School
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring Valley , CA , 91977
    (619)668-5890
    0.7  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lemon Grove Golden Avenue Elementary School
    7885 Golden Ave
    Lemon Grove , CA , 91945
    (619)825-5637
    0.8  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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