Mt. Vernon Elementary School

530 Williams St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mt. Vernon Elementary School serves 657 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mt. Vernon Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mt. Vernon Elementary School's student population of 657 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Mt. Vernon Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mt. Vernon Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#406 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
96%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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