PROFICIENCY 10% 78% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Wake County Schools
44%North Carolina

Mount Vernon is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Wake County Schools" in Raleigh, NC. There are a total of 104 students and 32 teachers at Mount Vernon, for a student to teacher ratio of 4 to 1. There are a total of 93 free lunch students and 4 reduced lunch students.

Mount Vernon has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.8%, which is 78% lower than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio4:1
Free lunch93
Reduced lunch4


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Mount Vernon, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3< 50%
4<= 20%
5< 50%
6<= 20%
7<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
4<= 20%
5< 50%
6<= 20%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Mount Vernon race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 31.3% 48.5% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 46.5% 24.4% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 6.7% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.1% 15.9% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.0% 0.4% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.1% 4.1% 3.7% 3.1%

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Raleigh demographics profile

StatisticRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,04218191
Median age32.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%55%
Speak English83%89%79%
Speak Spanish10%7%13%

Education level achieved in Raleigh

IndexRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade89.8%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school88.9%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college75.4%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.0%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors49.2%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Mount Vernon data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.