Monroe High School

  • Monroe High School serves 1,009 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Monroe High School operates within the Union County School District.
  • Union County School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1009 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,009 students
Monroe High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Monroe High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeMonroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Monroe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Monroe High School Asian Students (1996-2009)
Hispanic
47%
16%
Monroe High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
38%
26%
Monroe High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
14%
50%
Monroe High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Monroe High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMonroe High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC 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.
0.620.66
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.
75%
52%
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.
7%
5%
Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,195 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,134 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameUnion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed41,650912
Union County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate88%76%
Union County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$455 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$371 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,195$10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,134$10,591
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • MonroeEast Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
    0.4 miles
    515 Elizabeth Ave
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3110
    0.4PK-5547
  • MonroeMonroe Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1068 students
    0.7 miles
    601 E Sunset Drive
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3120
    0.76-81068
  • MonroeWolfe SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 72 students
    1.5 miles
    722 Brewer Drive
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)290-1568
    1.5KG-1272
  • MonroeBenton Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    2 miles
    1200 Concord Ave
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)296-3100
    2PK-5631
  • Monroe Central Academy Of Technology & Arts
    Grades: 9-12 | 802 students
    2.4 miles
    600 Brewer Dr
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3088
    2.49-12802

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