Monacan High School

Monacan High School serves 1,381 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Monacan High School operates within the Chesterfield County School District.
Chesterfield County School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 1381 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,381 students
Monacan High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Monacan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Monacan High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Monacan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Monacan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Monacan High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Monacan High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
30%
23%
Monacan High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
57%
52%
Monacan High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Monacan High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.42
Monacan High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
33%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

Chesterfield County School District's student population of 59,186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 86% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,086 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,890 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Chesterfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 59,186 3,815
Chesterfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 79%
Chesterfield County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $600 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $589 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,086 $10,576
Chesterfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,890 $10,658
Chesterfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Clover Hill High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Midlothian Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W W Gordon Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RichmondW W Gordon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 669 students
    0.2 miles
    11701 Gordon School Rd
    RichmondVA 23236
    (804)378-2410
    0.2PK-5669
  • MidlothianEvergreen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1025 students
    1.5 miles
    1701 Evergreen East Parkway
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-2400
    1.5PK-51025
  • RichmondReams Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    1.5 miles
    10141 Reams Rd
    RichmondVA 23236
    (804)674-1370
    1.5PK-5541
  • RichmondProvidence Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    1.7 miles
    11001 West Providence Rd
    RichmondVA 23236
    (804)674-1345
    1.7PK-5663
  • MidlothianJ B Watkins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1017 students
    2.5 miles
    501 Coalfield Rd
    MidlothianVA 23114
    (804)378-2530
    2.5PK-51017

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