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    Mount Vernon Schools Jefferson County Schools Illinois Schools

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    Mount Vernon High School

    Location Address:
    320 S 7th St Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864 Phone Number: 6182443700
    Mailing Address:
    320 S 7th St Mount Vernon, IL 62864
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Mt Vernon Twp H S District 201 State Agency ID 25-041-2010-17
    School Type Regular School State School ID 2504120100001
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 17081
    County Jefferson Locale Small Town:(population 2,000-25,000
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level High School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 09 Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 12 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 421 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 41
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 462 Migrant Students Not Available
    Total Students 1453 Student Teacher Ratio 18.3
    Mount Vernon High School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 356
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 444
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 346
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 307
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 1453
    Mount Vernon High School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 1 6 7
    Asian/Pacific Islander 3 13 16
    Hispanic 7 8 15
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 104 83 187
    White (Non-Hispanic) 659 569 1228