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Mount Vernon High School
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  • Public
  • MOUNT VERNON, NY

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Administration
    grade C minus
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Mount Vernon High School is a public school located in MOUNT VERNON, NY. It has 1,249 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 54% of students are at least proficient in math and 86% in reading.

About

100 CALIFORNIA RD
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552
About Mount Vernon High School...

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
86%
Percent Proficient - Math
54%
Average Graduation Rate
66%
Average SAT
1030
165 responses
Average ACT
21
41 responses
AP Enrollment
11%

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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$75,511
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,461
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$446,400
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
57%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
71%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 33 responses
  • Basketball Games and Fund Raising
    33%
  • Prom
    18%
  • The after school programs
    15%
  • Peprally
    9%
  • Talent shows
    9%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Spirit Week
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,249
Free or Reduced Lunch
72%
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 18 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 18 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 18 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$125,057
Teachers in First/Second Year
17.6%
62%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 21 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 21 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 21 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$36,427 / year
National
$12,239
54%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 26 responses
31%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 26 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 26 responses

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