Mount Union Area Senior High School

706 North Shaver St,

Mount Union, PA, 17066-1754

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

466 students

Mount Union Area Senior High School serves 466 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
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 466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 466 students
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Mount Union Area Senior High School Students 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 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Mount Union Area Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
3%
16%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black (2008-2012)
White
91%
71%
Mount Union Area Senior High School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.83
Mount Union Area Senior High School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
34%
34%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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%
6%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,505 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 1,505 1,682
Mount Union Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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
Mount Union Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2012 (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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