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Mt. Vernon High School
  • Public
  • MT VERNON, MO

Report Card

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

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Mt. Vernon High School is an above average, public school located in MT VERNON, MO. It has 442 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 62% of students are at least proficient in math and 62% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
62%
Percent Proficient - Math
62%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
No data available  
Average ACT
24
65 responses
AP Enrollment
1%

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Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$48,760
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$568
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$121,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 3 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 3 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 6 responses
  • Apple Butter Makin' Days school activities
    67%
  • MVHS Show Choir Festival
    33%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
442
Free or Reduced Lunch
42%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 4 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 4 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 4 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$47,451
Teachers in First/Second Year
5.7%
43%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 7 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 7 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$9,420 / year
National
$12,239
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 6 responses

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