Mount Union Area Senior High School

706 North Shaver St

Mount Union, PA 17066-1754

Tel: (814)542-2518
Grades: 9-12

473 students

Mount Union Area Senior High School serves 473 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Mount Union Area Senior High School operates within the Mount Union Area School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 473 students
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 16:1 15:1
Mount Union Area Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Hispanic (2008-2013)
Black
5%
16%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black (2008-2013)
White
91%
70%
Mount Union Area Senior High School White (2008-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Mount Union Area Senior High School 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.
0.17 0.24
Mount Union Area Senior High School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
32%
36%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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 (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,555 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Mount Union Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,555 1,528
Mount Union Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Mount Union Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $21 MM
District Spending $18 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,061 $12,476
Mount Union Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,921 $11,944
Mount Union Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mount UnionMount Union Area Junior High School
    706 North Shaver St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-9311
    0 mi | 241 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Mount UnionMount Union-kistler Elementary School
    154 School St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-2595
    1 mi | 298 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Mount UnionShirley Township Elementary School
    14188 Second St
    Mount UnionPA 17066
    (814)542-9381
    1.3 mi | 384 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Mill CreekHuntingdon County Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    11893 Technology Dr
    Mill CreekPA 17060
    (814)643-0951
    Vocational School

    4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • Mapleton DepotMapleton-union Elementary School
    13606 Smith Valley Rd
    Mapleton DepotPA 17052
    (814)542-4401
    7.6 mi | 159 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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