Mount Union Area Senior High School

Mount Union Area Senior High School serves 445 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Mount Union Area Senior High School operates within the Mount Union Area School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 445 students
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Mount Union Area Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Mount Union Area Senior 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 0.21 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
Mount Union Area Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
6%
15%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
89%
69%
Mount Union Area Senior High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Mount Union Area 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.
0.21 0.24
Mount Union Area Senior High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
43%
38%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,530 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,011 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $22,177 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 117% over four years.
School District Name Mount Union Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,530 1,514
Mount Union Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 89%
Mount Union Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $21 MM
Mount Union Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $33 MM $20 MM
Mount Union Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,011 $12,967
Mount Union Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $22,177 $12,300
Mount Union Area   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 Huntingdon County Ctc High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Union Area Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Union-kistler Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount UnionMount Union Area Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 260 students706 North Shaver St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-9311
    07-8260
  • Mount UnionMount Union-kistler Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 300 students154 School St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-2595
    1KG-6300
  • Mount UnionShirley Township Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 364 students14188 Second St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-9381
    1.3KG-6364
  • Mill CreekHuntingdon County Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    4 miles | Grades: 9-1211893 Technology Dr
    Mill CreekPA 17060
    (814)643-0951
    49-12n/a
  • Mapleton DepotMapleton-union Elementary School
    7.6 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 155 students13606 Smith Valley Rd
    Mapleton DepotPA 17052
    (814)542-4401
    7.6KG-6155

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