Mt. Vernon Elementary School

Mt. Vernon Elementary School serves 559 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% 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 559 students has grown by 63% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 559 students
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mt. Vernon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
60%
52%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
15%
7%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
11%
26%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Vernon Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.42
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
48%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
17%
8%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,478 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,792 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,302 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Lemon Grove School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,478 1,667
Lemon Grove School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $19 MM
Lemon Grove School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $18 MM
Lemon Grove School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,792 $11,099
Lemon Grove School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,302 $10,975
Lemon Grove School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • Lemon GrovePalm Middle School
    8425 Palm St
    Lemon GroveCA 91945
    (619)825-5641
    0.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 577 students                      
  • Spring ValleyMount Miguel High School
    8585 Blossom Ln
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)664-8400
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1495 students                      
  • Spring ValleyBancroft Elementary School
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)668-5890
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 640 students                      
  • Spring ValleyQuest Academy
    Alternative School
    8805 Tyler St
    Spring ValleyCA 91977
    (619)668-5890
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 22 students                      
  • Lemon GroveLemon Grove Academy For The Sciences And Humanitie
    7866 Lincoln St
    Lemon GroveCA 91945
    (619)825-5628
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 1241 students                      

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