Monroe High School

Monroe High School serves 135 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Monroe High School operates within the Monroe 1j School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the OR state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 135 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 135 students
Monroe High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Monroe High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monroe High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 20:1
Monroe High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
4%
Monroe High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
21%
Monroe High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Monroe High School Black (1988-2010)
White
84%
65%
Monroe High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe High School Sch Ethnicity Monroe 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.
0.28 0.70
Monroe 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.
38%
44%
Monroe 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%
Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Monroe 1j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 479 805
Monroe   1j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 80%
Monroe   1j School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $9 MM
District Spending $5 MM $9 MM
Monroe   1j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,645 $11,034
Monroe   1j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,576 $11,196
Monroe   1j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harrisburg High School (7.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harrisburg Middle School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monroe Grade School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monroe Monroe Grade School
    600 Dragon Dr
    Monroe , OR , 97456
    (541)847-5139
    0.4  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg Elementary School
    642 Smith St
    Harrisburg , OR , 97446
    (541)995-6544
    7.3  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg Middle School
    201 South 6th St
    Harrisburg , OR , 97446
    (541)995-6551
    7.3  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg High School
    400 South 9th St
    Harrisburg , OR , 97446
    (541)995-6626
    7.6  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Junction City Oaklea Middle School
    1515 Rose St
    Junction City , OR , 97448
    (541)998-3381
    7.6  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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Benton County, OR 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 0.48, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Benton County is Benton County School Of Arts School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.