Montour High School

Montour High School serves 974 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Montour High School operates within the Montour School District.
Montour School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 974 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 974 students
Montour High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Montour High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Montour High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Montour High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Montour High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.18 0.24
Montour 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.
14%
38%
Montour 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.
4%
5%
Montour High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Montour School District's student population of 2,802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,503 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,163 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 27% over four years.
School District Name Montour School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,802 1,488
Montour   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 89%
Montour   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $21 MM
Montour   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $57 MM $20 MM
Montour   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $17,503 $12,967
Montour   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $19,163 $12,300
Montour   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Sto-rox High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is David E Williams Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Propel Cs-montour Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PittsburghPropel Cs-montour Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 404 students
    1 miles
    340 Bilmar Dr
    PittsburghPA 15205
    (412)325-7305
    1KG-8404
  • Mc Kees RocksJ W Burkett Elementary School
    Grades: 3-4 | 383 students
    1.3 miles
    5501 Steubenville Pk
    Mc Kees RocksPA 15136
    (412)787-0408
    1.33-4383
  • CoraopolisDavid E Williams Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 878 students
    1.4 miles
    Porters Hollow Rd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)771-8802
    1.45-8878
  • CoraopolisForest Grove Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 559 students
    1.7 miles
    1 Forest Grove Rd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)264-6452
    1.7KG-2559
  • Mc Kees RocksSto-rox Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 298 students
    1.7 miles
    298 Ewing Rd
    Mc Kees RocksPA 15136
    (412)771-3213
    1.76-8298

School Reviews

As a parent of children that have gone through the Montour system, I would strongly advise parents to stay clear of this district. Just google the name and you will find countless articles as to what this district is about. They care more about their politics than they do the children. No integrity whatsoever.
- Posted by Parent, 11/16/15

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