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 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more 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 declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 522 students
James Monroe High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % James Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
James Monroe High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade James Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.05 is less than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
James Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Asian
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1%
James Monroe High School Asian Students (2001-2003)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
James Monroe High School Black Students (2010-2012)
Black
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5%
James Monroe High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
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90%
James Monroe High School White Students (1996-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
James Monroe High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.05 0.12
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.
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James Monroe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
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.
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James Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

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 $11,624 in this district is less than the state average of $14,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,897 is less than the state average of $14,179. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Monroe County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
10
Number of Students Managed 1,839 3,418
Monroe County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 77% 80%
Monroe County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $49 MM
Monroe County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $20 MM $49 MM
Monroe County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,624 $14,238
Monroe County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,897 $14,179
Monroe County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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