Monroe High School

Monroe High School serves 1,845 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Monroe High School operates within the Monroe School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 1845 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,845 students
Monroe High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Monroe High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is equal to the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 19:1
Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Monroe High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
11%
18%
Monroe High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
85%
68%
Monroe High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Monroe High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI 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.
0.27 0.27
Monroe 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.
40%
43%
Monroe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,864 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,311 is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,651 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Monroe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,864 784
Monroe School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 82%
Monroe School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $11 MM
Monroe School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
Monroe School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,311 $11,681
Monroe School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,651 $11,849
Monroe School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Monroe County Youth Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monroe County Youth Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waterloo School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MonroeWaterloo School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 273 students1933 South Custer Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-5100
    0.6PK-6273
  • MonroeMonroe County Youth Center
    1.2 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 21 students3600 South Custer Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)242-5799
    1.25-1221
  • MonroeManor Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 485 students1731 West Lorain St
    MonroeMI 48162
    (734)265-4700
    1.4PK-6485
  • MonroeMonroe County Education Center
    Special Education School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 91 students1091 South Raisinville Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)322-2610
    1.5KG-1291
  • MonroeMonroe County Middle College
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 231 students1101 South Raisinville Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)242-5799
    1.59-12231

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