Mount Vernon Elementary School

4844 Jim Hood Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mount Vernon Elementary School serves 645 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mount Vernon Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Mount Vernon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Mount Vernon Elementary School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Rankings

Mount Vernon Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Vernon Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#292 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
1%
37%
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White
88%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHall County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Vernon Elementary School is North Hall High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North Hall Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gainesville North Hall Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    0.7 miles
    4856 Rilla Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30506
    (770) 983-9749
    0.7 6-8 853
  • Gainesville North Hall High School Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,156 student
    0.8 miles
    4885 Mount Vernon Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30506
    (770) 983-7331
    0.8 9-12 1,156
  • Gainesville Wauka Mountain Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 598 students
    2.8 miles
    5850 Brookton Lula Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30506
    (770) 983-3221
    2.8 PK-5 598
  • Gainesville Lanier Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
    3.3 miles
    4782 Thompson Bridge Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30506
    (770) 532-8781
    3.3 PK-5 483
  • Gainesville Chestatee High School Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,378 student
    5.9 miles
    3005 Sardis Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30506
    (770) 532-1162
    5.9 9-12 1,378

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