Monroe Area High School in Monroe, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,109
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    109 3.5
  • Ranking

Monroe Area High School is a public coed school in Monroe, Georgia. It has 1,109 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 69% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 109 reviews written and they have been mixed.

300 Double Springs Church Rd
Monroe, GA 30656
(770) 266-4599

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 109 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: The after school activities are amazing at the school. Though few people know or attend, there are so many things to do after school hours. Sports, extracurricular, in need of studying; it's all there.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Most teacher I have met there are very helpful, the students are friendly as well. Though sometimes there are issues within classes, for example, getting off topic or teachers not engaging in their students' work. There are also let downs, barely any fun activities such as pep rallies. The school should do more for our fundings.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: Teachers are mainly there when needed but they should include more interactive activities so that students will not do other things that aren't school related while in class.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Student Culture & Diversity: Students are generally accepting of others as long as they are religious and heterosexual. It's very hard for students who are homosexual and non religious or non Christians. I often saw people getting made fun of because of their sexual orientation or foreign students being made fun of because of their accents or inability to understand and speak English.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Academics: It's only okay if students are involved in AP classes. Teachers in lower level classes aren't understanding with students, they don't give extra time to students who need it and they have been known to pass students who are failing just so they get the class credit and don't have to retake the class and deal with the student a second time. There aren't a whole lot of different class options for students who want to take specialized classes that fit in with their career path, there are only core classes and a few basic elective classes. I would have enjoyed it more if there were more diverse electives that I could have taken along with my core classes.

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Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Walton County Christian Learning Center Private, Religious, Coed
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3.66 George Walton Academy Private, Coed
3.66 Atha Road Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Walker Park Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Carver Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Bethlehem Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Harmony Elementary School Public, Coed
Jersey Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
0.66 College & Career Preparatory Academy Public, Coed
Corinth Christian Preschool & Primary School Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Youth Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Bethlehem Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Youth Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Loganville Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Loganville High School Public, Coed
2.66 Apalachee High School Public, Coed
3.33 Haymon-Morris Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Yargo Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Walnut Grove Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Loganville Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Walnut Grove High School Public, Coed
3.66 Bay Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Loganville Elementary School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Loganville High School 8 mi. 1,467
2.66 Apalachee High School 9 mi. 1,624
3.00 Walnut Grove High School 9 mi. 1,265
4.00 North Oconee High School 13 mi. 1,110
3.00 Eastside High School 17 mi. 1,342

Around Monroe Area High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Monroe Area High School United States Georgia Apalachee High School Eastside High School Loganville High School North Oconee High School Walnut Grove High School
White 56.0% 51.0% 42.7% 65.0% 58.0% 75.0% 81.0% 79.0%
African American 32.0% 15.0% 36.9% 13.0% 34.0% 15.0% 5.0% 14.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 13.3% 13.0% 3.0% 4.0% 6.0% 3.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.8% 3.6% 5.0% 1.0% 0% 4.0% 0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 3.1% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 32.6%
Grade 10 26.1%
Grade 11 19.6%
Grade 12 21.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 50% Yes
  • 25% Not sure.
  • 25% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 47% Sports
  • 41% Teachers
  • 12% AP program

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 43% Students
  • 29% Bad teachers
  • 21% Everyone is the same
  • 7% Nothing

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 13 responses

  • 62% Small town so everyone knows everyone
  • 38% Good teachers, academics and learning environment

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 92% It is what you make of it.
  • 8% They try their best.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% This isn't middle school anymore. Act mature
  • 33% Be ready.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 50% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 40% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 10% I hate everything about this school.