Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

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Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
471 Mount Vernon Hwy/ 510 Mount Vernon Hwy
Atlanta, 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 1978
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 Atlanta, 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 in 2001 and its first class graduated in the spring of 2008. The Glenn Campus is eco-friendly, including the use of geo-thermal utilities. They compete at the varsity level in athletics in GHSA Region 5 Single A. The seventh and eighth grade is housed in Middle School Academic Building, or "MSAB' located on the Glenn Campus. The Mustang Athletic Center, or 'MAC' is the center of all Varsity Sports. MVPS has an impressive arts and drama department, with many students in the Thespian Society, and our own black box theater. The Mascot is Renegade the Mustang.


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