Mount Union Area Senior High School

  • Mount Union Area Senior High School serves 471 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Mount Union Area Senior High School operates within the Mount Union Area School District.
  • Mount Union Area School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students471 students
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Mount Union Area Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Mount Union Area Senior High School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeMount Union Area Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Mount Union Area Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
7%
15%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
88%
68%
Mount Union Area Senior High School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMount Union Area Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.220.51
Mount Union Area Senior High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
49%
41%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Mount Union Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mount Union Area School District's student population of 1,499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,465 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,246 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 65% over four years.
School District NameMount Union Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed1,4991,497
Mount Union Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%89%
Mount Union Area School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$20 MM$21 MM
Mount Union Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$33 MM$20 MM
Mount Union Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,465$12,967
Mount Union Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$21,246$12,300
Mount Union Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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