James Monroe High School

Tel: (304)753-5182
  • James Monroe High School serves 522 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the WV average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 10%.
  • James Monroe High School operates within the Monroe County s School District.
  • Monroe County s School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students522 students
James Monroe High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %James Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
James Monroe High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeJames Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
James Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
James Monroe High School Asian Students (2001-2003)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
James Monroe High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
2%
5%
James Monroe High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
98%
90%
James Monroe High School White Students (1996-2014)
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.
0.040.19
James Monroe High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
42%
22%
James Monroe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
10%
4%
James Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Monroe County s School District's student population of 1,839 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,706 is higher than the state average of $11,650. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,330 is less than the state average of $12,559. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameMonroe County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
10
Number of Students Managed1,8393,418
Monroe County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%80%
Monroe County s School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$43 MM
Monroe County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$23 MM$46 MM
Monroe County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,706$11,650
Monroe County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,330$12,559
Monroe County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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