Monessen Senior High School

Monessen Senior High School serves 269 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Monessen Senior High School operates within the Monessen City School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 269 students
Monessen Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Monessen Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monessen Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Monessen Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Monessen Senior High School Asian (1992-1995)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Monessen Senior High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
33%
16%
Monessen Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
51%
71%
Monessen Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monessen Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Monessen 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.
0.61 0.23
Monessen 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.
50%
34%
Monessen Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
6%
Monessen Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 881 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Monessen City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 881 1,682
Monessen City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 88%
Monessen City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $21 MM
Monessen City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $20 MM
Monessen City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,763 $12,476
Monessen City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,709 $11,944
Monessen City   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 Mon Valley Ctc High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Monessen Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monessen El Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monessen Monessen Middle School
    1245 State Rd
    Monessen , PA , 15062
    (724)684-6282
    0  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Monessen Monessen El Center
    1275 Rostraver St
    Monessen , PA , 15062
    (724)684-4456
    1.1  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Charleroi Mon Valley Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    Five Guttman Blvd
    Charleroi , PA , 15022
    (724)489-9581
    Vocational School
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Charleroi Charleroi Area High School
    100 Fecsen Dr
    Charleroi , PA , 15022
    (724)483-3600
    2.7  mi  |  536  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Charleroi Charleroi Area Middle School
    100 Fecsen Dr
    Charleroi , PA , 15022
    (724)483-3600
    2.7  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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