Mount Vernon Elementary School

310 Mt Vernon Dr
Yorktown, VA 23693
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Mount Vernon Elementary School serves 585 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mount Vernon Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mount Vernon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Mount Vernon Elementary School's student population of 585 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students585 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Vernon Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Vernon Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#37 out of 1791 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
93%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
68%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Vernon Elementary School is Tabb High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Tabb Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yorktown Tabb Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 860 students
    0.3 miles
    300 Yorktown Rd
    Yorktown, VA 23693
    (757) 898-0320
    0.3 6-8 860
  • Yorktown Tabb High School Math: 87% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,136 student
    1.0 miles
    4431 Big Bethel Rd
    Yorktown, VA 23693
    (757) 867-7400
    1 9-12 1,136
  • Yorktown Grafton Bethel Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 632 students
    1.4 miles
    410 Lakeside Dr
    Yorktown, VA 23692
    (757) 898-0350
    1.4 K-5 632
  • Yorktown Tabb Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 615 students
    1.6 miles
    3711 Big Bethel Rd
    Yorktown, VA 23693
    (757) 898-0372
    1.6 K-5 615
  • Yorktown Coventry Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 567 students
    1.9 miles
    200 Owen Davis Blvd
    Yorktown, VA 23693
    (757) 898-0403
    1.9 K-5 567

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