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
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
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 (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
35%
37%
White
54%
44%
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
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%
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%

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
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: 2013 (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
  • MonroeWalton Learning Center
    Alternative School
    300 Double Springs Church Rd
    MonroeGA 30656
    (770)266-4599
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • MonroeMonroe Elementary School
    140 Dillard Dr
    MonroeGA 30656
    (770)207-3205
    0.6 mi | 749 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeHarmony Elementary School
    934 Harmony Church Rd Ne
    MonroeGA 30655
    (770)267-6574
    2.1 mi | 726 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeAtha Road Elementary School
    821 H D Atha Rd
    MonroeGA 30655
    (770)266-5995
    3.5 mi | 763 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeCarver Middle School
    1095 Good Hope Rd
    MonroeGA 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 0.45, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Walton County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.