Monacan High School

Monacan High School serves 1,400 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Monacan High School operates within the Chesterfield County Public s School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1400 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,400 students
Monacan High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Monacan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monacan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Monacan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
Monacan High School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Monacan High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
31%
25%
Monacan High School Black (1993-2012)
White
54%
53%
Monacan High School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monacan High School Sch Ethnicity Monacan 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 0.41
Monacan High School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
n/a 32%
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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 59,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Chesterfield County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
8
Number of Students Managed 59,372 3,801
Chesterfield County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 77%
Chesterfield County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $639 MM $43 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $627 MM $42 MM
Chesterfield County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,809 $11,282
Chesterfield County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,611 $11,065
Chesterfield County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clover Hill High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Midlothian Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W W Gordon Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond W W Gordon Elementary School
    11701 Gordon School Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23236
    (804)378-2410
    0.2  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Midlothian Evergreen Elementary School
    1701 Evergreen East Parkway
    Midlothian , VA , 23114
    (804)378-2400
    1.5  mi  |  997  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richmond Reams Road Elementary School
    10141 Reams Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23236
    (804)674-1370
    1.5  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richmond Providence Elementary School
    11001 West Providence Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23236
    (804)674-1345
    1.7  mi  |  640  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Midlothian J B Watkins Elementary School
    501 Coalfield Rd
    Midlothian , VA , 23114
    (804)378-2530
    2.5  mi  |  1047  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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