Mississinewa High School

Mississinewa High School serves 774 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Mississinewa High School operates within the Mississinewa Community Corp School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 774 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 774 students
Mississinewa High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mississinewa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Mississinewa High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mississinewa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Mississinewa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Mississinewa High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
1%
12%
Mississinewa High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
92%
71%
Mississinewa High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Mississinewa High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Mississinewa High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN 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.
0.15 0.27
Mississinewa High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
46%
41%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
12%
8%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,545 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,525 is less than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,638 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Mississinewa Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,545 1,472
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 81%
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $19 MM
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $26 MM $16 MM
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,525 $12,273
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,638 $10,163
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Grant County Special Ed Coop (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grant County Special Ed Coop (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northview Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Gas CityNorthview Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 687 students725 East North 'h' St
    Gas CityIN 46933
    (765)677-4400
    0.62-5687
  • Gas CityGrant County Special Ed Coop
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-12426 East South 'a' St
    Gas CityIN 46933
    (765)677-4410
    0.7PK-12n/a
  • Gas CityR J Baskett Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 629 students125 North Broadway St
    Gas CityIN 46933
    (765)674-8536
    0.76-8629
  • JonesboroWestview Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 455 students709 West 6th St
    JonesboroIN 46938
    (765)677-4437
    1.7PK-1455
  • MarionJohn L Mcculloch Junior High School
    3.4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 535 students3528 South Washington St
    MarionIN 46953
    (765)674-6917
    3.47-8535

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