Mt Vernon Middle School

  • Mt Vernon Middle School serves 523 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mt Vernon Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Mt Vernon Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Mt Vernon Middle School's student population of 523 students has grown by 98% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 90% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt Vernon Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mt Vernon Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1720 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Vernon Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Mt Vernon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 633 students
    0.0 miles
    501 Texas Hwy 37
    Mount Vernon, TX 75457
    (903)537-2266
    0.0 PK-4 633
  • Mount Vernon Mt Vernon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 469 students
    0.0 miles
    501 Texas Hwy 37
    Mount Vernon, TX 75457
    (903)537-3700
    0.0 9-12 469
  • Saltillo Saltillo School
    Grades: PK-12 | 247 students
    5.5 miles
    150 County Rd 3534
    Saltillo, TX 75478
    (903)537-2386
    5.5 PK-12 247
  • Winfield Winfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
    7.2 miles
    214 N School St
    Winfield, TX 75493
    (903)524-2221
    7.2 PK-8 168
  • Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 18 students
    13.9 miles
    2110 N Edwards
    Mount Pleasant, TX 75456
    (903)575-2095
    13.9 5-12 18

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