Moon Senior High School

8353 University Blvd,

Moon Township, PA, 15108-4202

Tel: (412)264-9440
Grades: 9-12

1,139 students

Moon Senior High School serves 1,139 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
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 1139 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,139 students
Moon Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Moon Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Moon Senior 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 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Moon Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Moon Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Moon Senior High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
6%
16%
Moon Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
89%
71%
Moon Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Moon Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Moon 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.
0.21 0.83
Moon 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.
11%
34%
Moon 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.
2%
6%
Moon Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,679 students has stayed relatively flat 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
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,679 1,588
Moon Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 88%
Moon Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $56 MM n/a
Moon Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM n/a
Moon Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,168 $0
Moon Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,903 $0
Moon Area   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 Cornell High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Moon Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hyde Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Moon Township Moon Middle School
    8353 University Blvd
    Moon Township , PA , 15108
    (412)264-9440
    0.4  mi  |  943  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Moon Township Hyde Elementary School
    110 Wallridge Dr
    Moon Township , PA , 15108
    (412)264-9440
    1.2  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Moon Township Allard Elementary School
    170 Shafer Rd
    Moon Township , PA , 15108
    (412)262-2500
    1.3  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Moon Township J H Brooks School
    1720 Hassam Rd
    Moon Township , PA , 15108
    (412)264-9440
    2.3  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sewickley Quaker Valley Middle School
    201 Graham St
    Sewickley , PA , 15143
    (412)749-5079
    2.4  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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