Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Mount Vernon ISD: B

Total students

505

Avg. teacher experience

12.7 years

Mount Vernon ISD: 11.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Mount Vernon ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 90%

Mt Vernon Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Mount Vernon, TX, in the Mount Vernon ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 505 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 45% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,123, which is $5,968 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.mtvernonisd.net

Address

505 Texas Hwy 37
Mount Vernon, TX 75457

Office phone number

(903) 537-9700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Mt Vernon Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

505

African American

29 (5.7%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (1.2%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.6%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

122 (24.2%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 24.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

329 (65.1%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

16 (3.2%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

5.7%

American Indian

1.2%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

24.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

65.1%

Two or more races

3.2%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

45 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 42.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

58.8 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 60%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.5 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

45.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

58.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

9.7 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

49.7 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 46.8%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.1 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.7 %

Mount Vernon ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

9.7%

Career and technical

49.7%

Gifted and talented

7.1%

Special education

9.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Mount Vernon ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Mount Vernon ISD: B

School progress

B

Mount Vernon ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Mount Vernon ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

38.5

African American

2 (5.2%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (2.6%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

35.5 (92.2%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 88.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

31 (80.6%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 75.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

7.5 (19.4%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 22.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Mount Vernon ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

13.1

Mount Vernon ISD: 12.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.7 years

Mount Vernon ISD: 11.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,123

Mount Vernon ISD: $49,862

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$50,328

Mount Vernon ISD: $45,730

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$39,806

Mount Vernon ISD: $41,094

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$46,074

Mount Vernon ISD: $46,323

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,454

Mount Vernon ISD: $55,859

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,968

Mount Vernon ISD: $59,192

Statewide: $65,449

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