Mt. Vernon High School

400 West Hwy 174, Mount Vernon, MO 65712 | (417) 466-7526
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 468
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 400 W Hwy 174, Mount Vernon, MO 65712
  • Principal or Admin: Scott Cook
  • Fax: (417) 466-4307
  • Website: www.mtvernon.k12.mo.us
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 468
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (48.9%)
  • Females: 239 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (12.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 145 (31.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 204 (43.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mt. Vernon High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.3%
Black51.1%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic71.5%
White44995.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mt. Vernon High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade13027.8%
10th Grade12827.4%
11th Grade11223.9%
12th Grade9820.9%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
21.0
District:
18.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
84.0%
District:
84.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.9%
District:
3.9%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 36.4%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 33.1%
Percent Entering a Non-College Post-Secondary Institution: 2.5%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 13.2%
Percent Entering the Military: 0.8%
Percent Unknown: 14.0%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 1.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 14.5
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $75,190
Average Salary of Teachers: $46,375
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Mt. Vernon High School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on December 11, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Just a thought...It would be nice to have a "Calander of events" on the web. Maybe I mised it but I couldn't find it.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Mt. Vernon High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • American History
  • Biology
  • English I
  • English II
  • Government
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
ACT Composite Score
School:
21.5
District:
21.5
Percent of Graduates Scoring Higher Than the National Average: 37.7%
Percent of Graduates Taking the ACT
School:
57.5%
District:
57.5%
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201065.1%71.3%57.3%
200966.3%73.7%52.7%
 
American History Test
201031.4%31.4%-
 
Biology Test
201075.7%75.7%56.7%
200956.5%56.5%55.1%
 
English I Test
201057.4%57.4%56.1%
 
English II Test
201084.8%84.8%73.2%
200976.4%76.4%72.6%
 
Government Test
201054.0%54.0%-
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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