Mount Vernon High School



Mount Vernon High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Vernon High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 1
9 308
10 297
11 335
12 315

Mount Vernon High School is a public high school of the Mt Vernon Twp Hsd 201 School District located in Mount Vernon, IL. It has 1,256 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mount Vernon High School is the 194th largest public high school in Illinois and the 4,345th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,256
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 95.42

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Mount Vernon High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 639
(51%)
639
(51%)
 Female 617
(49%)
617
(49%)

Mount Vernon High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 999
(80%)
999
(80%)
 Black 176
(14%)
176
(14%)
 Two or More 41
(3%)
41
(3%)
 Hispanic 23
(2%)
23
(2%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mount Vernon High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 601
(48%)
601
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 509
(41%)
509
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 146
(12%)
146
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mount Vernon High School is ranked 133rd out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Vernon High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mount Vernon High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1300
2006 1269
2007 1313
2008 1350
2009 1250
2010 1285
2011 1262
2012 1256

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 18.7
2007 20.8
2008 16.1
2009 15.7
2010 17.4
2011 16.1
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30923076923077
2006 0.35776201733649
2007 0.38004569687738
2008 0.41481481481481
2009 0.5248
2010 0.46692607003891
2011 0.46038034865293
2012 0.52149681528662

Compare Mount Vernon High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 52.1%
 

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