Top 10 Best Mount Vernon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 3,478 students in Mount Vernon, IL. Mount Vernon has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Mount Vernon, IL are Summersville Grade School, Mcclellan Elementary School and Bethel Grade School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mount Vernon, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Mount Vernon have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Mount Vernon, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Summersville Grade School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1118 Fairfield Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8079
Grades: PK-8
| 282 students
Rank: #22.
Mcclellan Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9475 N Il Hwy 148
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8072
Grades: K-8
| 56 students
Rank: #33.
Bethel Grade School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 Bethel Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8095
Grades: PK-8
| 188 students
Rank: #44.
Spring Garden Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
14975 E Bakerville
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8070
Grades: K-4
| 135 students
Rank: #55.
Mount Vernon High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11101 N Wells Bypass
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 246-1750
Grades: 9-12
| 1,151 students
Rank: #66.
Dr Nick Osborne Primary Center
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 N 30th St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8068
Grades: K-3
| 657 students
Rank: #77.
Zadok Casey Middle School
Math: 9% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1829 Broadway St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8060
Grades: 6-8
| 399 students
Rank: #88.
J L Buford Intermediate Ed Center
Math: 5% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
623 S 34th St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8064
Grades: 4-5
| 217 students
Clnton/mrn/wshngtn Pre-kind Prog
Alternative School
1710 Broadway St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8040
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
301 S 17th St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8087
Grades: PK
| 331 students
Mt Vernon Alternative School
Alternative School
2300 Benton Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 316-7071
Grades: 12
| 28 students
Oakland Education Center
Special Education School
1722 Oakland Ave
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-5720
Grades: Inquire with school
| 16 students
Safe School Program
Alternative School
2300 Benton Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 316-7071
Grades: 10-11
| 18 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Mount Vernon, Illinois

Mount Vernon, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
14975 E Bakerville Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-8070
Grades: K-8
| 133 students
320 South 7th St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 246-5602
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
320 S 7th Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 244-3700
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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