Mt Vernon High School

8112 N 200 W
Fortville, IN 46040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mt Vernon High School serves 1,283 students in grades 9-12.
Mt Vernon High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mt Vernon High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Mt Vernon High School's student population of 1,283 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,283 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Mt Vernon High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Mt Vernon High School is 0.34, 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
#970 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
81%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.340.51
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Graduation Rate
96%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMT Vernon Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mt Vernon High School is Focus Program (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mt Vernon Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fortville Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fortville Fortville Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 621 students
    0.2 miles
    8414 N 200 W
    Fortville, IN 46040
    (317) 485-3180
    0.2 K-5 621
  • Fortville Mt Vernon Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 959 students
    0.2 miles
    1862 W Sr 234
    Fortville, IN 46040
    (317) 485-3160
    0.2 6-8 959
  • Fortville Mt Vernon Early Learning Academy
    Grades: PK | 111 students
    0.3 miles
    1806 W Sr 234
    Fortville, IN 46040
    (317) 485-3100
    0.3 PK 111
  • Greenfield Eden Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-3 | 174 students
    3.9 miles
    8185 N Sr 9
    Greenfield, IN 46140
    (317) 326-3117
    3.9 K-3 174
  • Mccordsville Mccordsville Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 555 students
    4.1 miles
    7177 N 600 W
    Mccordsville, IN 46055
    (317) 336-7760
    4.1 K-5 555

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