Monelison Middle School

  • Monelison Middle School serves 539 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Monelison Middle School operates within the Amherst County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 539 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students539 students
Monelison Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Monelison Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
Monelison Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeMonelison Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Monelison Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Monelison Middle School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Monelison Middle School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
29%
23%
Monelison Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
63%
52%
Monelison Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Monelison Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMonelison Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.520.66
Monelison Middle 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.
41%
34%
Monelison Middle 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%
6%
Monelison Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Amherst County School District's student population of 3,949 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,018 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,656 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAmherst County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed3,9493,627
Amherst County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$49 MM$42 MM
Amherst County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$47 MM$42 MM
Amherst County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,018$10,576
Amherst County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,656$10,658
Amherst County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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