Massac County High School is a public school located in Metropolis, IL. It has 587 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 8% of students are at least proficient in math and 37% in reading.
Massac County High School Rankings
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- B+105 Students
- B71 Students
- C66 Students
- B-62 Students
- A+29 Students
- A-26 Students
- B+18 Students
- B17 Students
- B-17 Students
- B15 Students
Culture & Safety
Health & Safety
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
- of students agree that they feel safe at their school.8 responses
- of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.8 responses
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Free or Reduced Lunch
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.7 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.7 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.7 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.11 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.11 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.11 responses
Clubs & Activities
Clubs & Activities
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
Expenses Per Student
- of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.12 responses
- of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.12 responses
- of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.12 responses
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Massac County High School Reviews
I love my High School! Most people although would think I would not, with my Dad being apart of the faculty. He’s a drivers education instructor and the basketball coach. I’ve lived in this town for all my life. My eight older siblings have as well graduated from Massac County Highschool and my younger brother and I are on our path to achieve the same honor. High School is what you make of it and I made it great by joining clubs and being active in our school’s “Spirit Week”. Another great honor was being nominated by my fellow classmates to be a queen candidate for our “Homecoming Week”. It was a privilege to be able to represent my school and show my appreciation for it.
I love the college preparation effort at Massac. Throughout the high school career, tests are given that are similar to ACT/SAT which help tremendously in developing test-taking skills. Every year many different colleges are invited to come recruit juniors and seniors during the day, and our guidance counselors always stress the importance of having plans after high school. The school spirit is also very high, and the student section at sports events is always very energetic. I am proud to be a Massac County Patriot!
The small community of Metropolis that supports us is what makes us great! Sporting games, food drives, trunk or treats, academic banquets, and so forth are always packed with a variety of all generations from the community. Going to a relatively small high school may not provide all the opportunities possible, but it makes up for it by the patriotism and close relationships we are allowed to share with our community and peers.