Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

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Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
471 Mount Vernon Hwy/ 510 Mount Vernon Hwy
Sandy Springs, Georgia, 30328-4141
United States
Coordinates 33°55′29″N 84°22′15″W / 33.924685°N 84.370805°W / 33.924685; -84.370805Coordinates: 33°55′29″N 84°22′15″W / 33.924685°N 84.370805°W / 33.924685; -84.370805
School type Independent School
Denomination Presbyterian
Established 1972
Head of school Dr. J. Brett Jacobsen
Staff 140
Teaching staff 100 (FTW) (as of 2012)
Grades K-12
Gender Coeducational
Enrollment 805 (as of 2012)[1]
Student to teacher ratio 14-16 (as of 2012)[1]
Campus size 37 acres (150,000 m2)
Campus type Suburban
Color(s) Blue/Gold
Athletics 43 sports teams
Athletics conference Georgia High School Association
Mascot Renegade the Mustang

Mount Vernon Presbyterian School (or MVPS or MV) is a Christian (Presbyterian), independent, coeducational day school in Sandy Springs, Georgia. MVPS currently operates grades K - 12, in addition to a preschool. The Lower School Campus, which houses grades K-6 and the preschool, is located at 471 Mt. Vernon Hwy and the Glenn Campus, which houses grades 7-12, is located at 510 Mt. Vernon Hwy. The upper school (9-12th grade) was established 7 years ago and its first class graduated in the spring of 2008. The Glenn Campus is eco-friendly and has water-saving toilets as well as geo-thermal utilities. They compete at the varsity level in athletics in GHSA Region 5 Single A.


  1. ^ a b "School Detail for Mt Vernon Presbyterian School". National Center for Education Statistics.