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 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,009 students
Monroe High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Monroe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Monroe High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Monroe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Monroe High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Monroe High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.62 0.45
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 (1994-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 $8,098 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 42% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,689 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 41,650 912
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Union County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $333 MM $10 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $357 MM $11 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,098 $11,110
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,689 $11,529
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
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    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3120
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    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
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    2.4 miles
    600 Brewer Dr
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3088
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