School Details

Mount Vernon Elementary School

1271 West Tenth Street, San Bernardino, CA 92411
(909) 388-6400
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 661 students 18 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

27%
37%
56%
41%
51%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Bernardino City Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

6%
28%
46%
42%
54%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Bernardino City Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

36%
49%
65%
54%
62%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Bernardino City Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

25%
41%
60%
37%
50%
65%
15%
37%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • San Bernardino City Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Mount Vernon Elementary School is a public elementary school in San Bernardino. The principal of Mount Vernon Elementary School is Ramon Velasco, whose e-mail is ramon.velasco@sbcusd.k12.ca.us. 661 students attend Mount Vernon Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 58% of the Mount Vernon Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 97% of the 661 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Mount Vernon Elementary School is 18:1. Casa Ramona Academy for Technology, Community, and Education is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 89% 69%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 16%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 11%
Pacific Islander 1% 0.5%
Asian 0.8% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.6% 54229%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.7%
Multiracial 0.3% %
Unspecified 0.2% 1%
Filipino 0% 0.5%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 83%
Limited English proficiency 58% 33%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    It's the best school in the district. The teachers go above and beyond for their students.

  • (4 years ago)

    Why do you love Mount Vernon Elementary School?

  • (4 years ago)

    The administration and staff go above and beyond to meet the needs of the students. Students are encouraged and inspired daily to give the best of themselves in all they do. They are learning not only academics but also how to be a responsible citizen. It truly is the BEST school!

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