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Mount Vernon school information

Index Mount Vernon Iowa National
Average Test Scores82%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Mount Vernon are 72% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Mount Vernon
  • 98.5% of people in Mount Vernon have completed 8th grade
  • 98.2% of people in Mount Vernon have completed high school
  • 65.8% of people in Mount Vernon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Mount Vernon

      Index Mount Vernon Iowa National
      Completed 8th grade98.5%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school98.2%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college90.2%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree74.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors65.8%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters25.8%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree9.1%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate6.9%1.1%1.3%

      Mount Vernon, IA School Districts

      • Mount Vernon Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Mount Vernon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mount Vernon, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Mount Vernon, IA, an average of 98.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.2% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Solon, IA2,69086%78.4%
      Robins, IA3,51081%67.7%
      Tiffin, IA3,77977%61.1%
      Marion, IA39,91077%59.8%
      Lisbon, IA2,13876%57.3%
      Mount Vernon, IA4,48782%71.5%

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      Scottsville, KY4,48948%0.5%
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      Mount Vernon, IA4,48782%71.5%
      Source: The Mount Vernon, IA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.