Mt Vernon Alternative School
Mt Vernon Alternative School serves 28 students in grades 12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Mt Vernon Alternative School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:
Mt Vernon Alternative School's student population of 28 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Mt Vernon Alternative School is 0.51, 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 Data
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education
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