Moon Senior High School

8353 University Blvd

Coraopolis, PA 15108-4202

Grades: 9-12

1,170 students

Moon Senior High School serves 1,170 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Moon Senior High School operates within the Moon Area School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,170 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
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 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
2%
9%
Black
6%
16%
White
89%
70%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.21 0.24
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.
9%
36%
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.
2%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,686 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Moon Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 4,686 1,528
Graduation Rate 86% 88%
District Total Revenue $56 MM $21 MM
District Spending $62 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,168 $12,476
District Spending / Student $16,903 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cornell High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moon Area Lower Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hyde Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CoraopolisMoon Area Lower Middle School
    904 Beaver Grade Rd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)264-9440
    0.1 mi | 590 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • CoraopolisMoon Area Upper Middle School
    904 Beaver Grade Rd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)264-9440
    0.1 mi | 619 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • CoraopolisMoon Middle School
    8353 University Blvd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)264-9440
    0.4 mi | 943 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CoraopolisHyde Elementary School
    110 Wallridge Dr
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)264-9440
    1.2 mi | 207 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CoraopolisAllard Elementary School
    170 Shafer Rd
    CoraopolisPA 15108
    (412)262-2500
    1.3 mi | 179 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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