Mount Vernon Junior High School

701 Tile Factory Rd
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Mount Vernon Junior High School serves 495 students in grades 6-8.
Mount Vernon Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mount Vernon Junior High School's student population of 495 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Vernon Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Vernon Junior High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#606 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
91%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Mount Vernon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Vernon Junior High School is Mount Vernon High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perry Heights Middle School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 637 students
    0.3 miles
    700 Harriett St
    Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 838-4356
    0.3 9-12 637
  • Mount Vernon West Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 362 students
    1.4 miles
    1105 W 4th St
    Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 833-2072
    1.4 K-5 362
  • Mount Vernon Farmersville Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
    2.9 miles
    4065 Hwy 69 S
    Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 838-6593
    2.9 PK-5 273
  • Mount Vernon Marrs Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 298 students
    7.1 miles
    9201 Hwy 62 E
    Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 985-2082
    7.1 K-5 298
  • Wadesville South Terrace Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 371 students
    11.5 miles
    8427 Haines Rd
    Wadesville, IN 47638
    (812) 985-3180
    11.5 PK-6 371

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