Monroe Area High School

Monroe Area High School serves 1,106 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Monroe Area High School operates within the Walton County School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1106 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,106 students
Monroe Area High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Monroe Area High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monroe Area High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Monroe Area High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Monroe Area High School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Monroe Area High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
35%
37%
Monroe Area High School Black (1994-2012)
White
54%
44%
Monroe Area High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe Area High School Sch Ethnicity Monroe Area High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.59 0.40
Monroe Area High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
54%
51%
Monroe Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Monroe Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,830 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Walton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 13,830 3,449
Walton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 64% 66%
Walton County School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue $129 MM $34 MM
Walton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $156 MM $36 MM
Walton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,997 $9,939
Walton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,124 $10,367
Walton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Loganville High School (7.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Carver Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monroe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monroe Walton Learning Center
    Alternative School
    300 Double Springs Church Rd
    Monroe , GA , 30656
    (770)266-4599
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Monroe Monroe Elementary School
    140 Dillard Dr
    Monroe , GA , 30656
    (770)207-3205
    0.6  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Monroe Harmony Elementary School
    934 Harmony Church Rd Ne
    Monroe , GA , 30655
    (770)267-6574
    2.1  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Monroe Atha Road Elementary School
    821 H D Atha Rd
    Monroe , GA , 30655
    (770)266-5995
    3.5  mi  |  763  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Monroe Carver Middle School
    1095 Good Hope Rd
    Monroe , GA , 30655
    (770)267-6000
    3.5  mi  |  934  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Walton County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.30, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Walton County is Social Circle City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.