Monessen Senior High School

Monessen Senior High School serves 242 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Monessen Senior High School operates within the Monessen City School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 242 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 242 students
Monessen Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Monessen Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Monessen Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Monessen Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Monessen Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
34%
15%
Monessen Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
50%
69%
Monessen Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
16%
3%
Monessen Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Monessen Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.61 0.24
Monessen Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
58%
38%
Monessen Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Monessen Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 840 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,156 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,416 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Monessen City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 840 1,514
Monessen City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 89%
Monessen City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $21 MM
Monessen City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Monessen City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,156 $12,967
Monessen City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,416 $12,300
Monessen City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Mon Valley Ctc High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monessen Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monessen El Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MonessenMonessen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 195 students1245 State Rd
    MonessenPA 15062
    (724)684-6282
    06-8195
  • MonessenMonessen El Center
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 403 students1275 Rostraver St
    MonessenPA 15062
    (724)684-4456
    1.1KG-5403
  • CharleroiMon Valley Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12Five Guttman Blvd
    CharleroiPA 15022
    (724)489-9581
    1.59-12n/a
  • CharleroiCharleroi Area El Center
    2.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 727 students75 Fecsen Dr
    CharleroiPA 15022
    (724)483-5554
    2.7KG-5727
  • CharleroiCharleroi Area High School
    2.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 505 students100 Fecsen Dr
    CharleroiPA 15022
    (724)483-3600
    2.79-12505

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