Monticello Senior High School

Monticello Senior High School serves 1,209 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Monticello Senior High School operates within the Monticello Public School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 1209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,209 students
Monticello Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Monticello Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monticello Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Monticello Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
6%
Monticello Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Monticello Senior High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
2%
10%
Monticello Senior High School Black (1991-2012)
White
91%
72%
Monticello Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monticello Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Monticello Senior 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.
0.17 0.84
Monticello Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
15%
31%
Monticello Senior 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.
5%
7%
Monticello Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,110 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Monticello Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 4,110 486
Monticello Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 89%
Monticello Public   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $50 MM n/a
Monticello Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $49 MM n/a
Monticello Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,691 $0
Monticello Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,221 $0
Monticello Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prairie House School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Monticello Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Mountain Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monticello Prairie House School
    Alternative School
    9375 Fenning Ave Ne
    Monticello , MN , 55362
    (763)272-2000
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Monticello Early Childhood Special Education Elementary School
    Special Education School
    9375 Fenning Ave Ne
    Monticello , MN , 55362
    (763)272-2050
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Monticello Little Mountain Elementary School
    9350 Fallon Ave Ne
    Monticello , MN , 55362
    (763)272-2600
    0.9  mi  |  826  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Monticello Minneapolis College Preparatory
    Charter School
    6673 East Oak Dr
    Monticello , MN , 55362
    (763)670-0222
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Monticello Monticello Middle School
    800 Broadway East
    Monticello , MN , 55362
    (763)272-2100
    1.2  mi  |  959  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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