Monelison Middle School

Monelison Middle School serves 560 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Monelison Middle School operates within the Amherst County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 560 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 560 students
Monelison Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Monelison Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Monelison Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Monelison Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 13:1 16:1
Monelison Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Monelison Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
25%
23%
Monelison Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
67%
52%
Monelison Middle School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Monelison Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Monelison Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.49 0.42
Monelison Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
44%
33%
Monelison Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Monelison Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,291 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,561 is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,214 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Amherst County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 4,291 3,815
Amherst County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $42 MM
Amherst County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $47 MM $42 MM
Amherst County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,561 $10,576
Amherst County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,214 $10,658
Amherst County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Central Va. Training Center (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Va. Training Center (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amelon Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison HeightsAmelon Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 504 students132 Amer Court
    Madison HeightsVA 24572
    (434)528-6498
    0.9PK-5504
  • Madison HeightsMadison Heights Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 480 students287 Learning Ln
    Madison HeightsVA 24572
    (434)846-2151
    1.8PK-5480
  • Madison HeightsCentral Va. Training Center
    Special Education School
    2.5 miles | Grades: PK-12521 Colony Rd
    Madison HeightsVA 24572
    (804)947-6000
    2.5PK-12n/a
  • LynchburgLynchburg City Secondary Alternative
    Alternative School
    3.8 miles915 Court St
    LynchburgVA 24505
    (434)522-3700
    3.8n/a
  • LynchburgPaul Laurence Dunbar Middle For Innov.
    Magnet School
    3.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 638 students1200 1208 Polk St
    LynchburgVA 24504
    (434)522-3740
    3.86-8638

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