Mitchell High School

Mitchell High School serves 1,037 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Mitchell High School operates within the Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is equal to the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 1037 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,037 students
Mitchell High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade Mitchell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Mitchell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
39%
32%
Black
11%
5%
White
39%
56%
All Ethnic Groups Mitchell High School Sch Ethnicity Mitchell High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.68 0.39
Mitchell High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
53%
34%
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%
7%
Mitchell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,794 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 91% over five years.
School District Name Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 32,794 594
Graduation Rate 78% 78%
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $296 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $325 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,085 $11,613
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,080 $12,022
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Achievek12 (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Achievek12 (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Colorado SpringsWilson Elementary School
    1409 De Reamer Circle
    Colorado SpringsCO 80915
    (719)328-7800
    0.4 mi | 406 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Colorado SpringsAchievek12
    1702 North Murray Blvd
    Colorado SpringsCO 80915
    (719)328-3000
    0.7 mi | 193 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Colorado SpringsTwain Elementary School
    3402 East San Miguel St
    Colorado SpringsCO 80909
    (719)328-7700
    0.8 mi | 524 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Colorado SpringsMadison Elementary School
    4120 Constitution Ave
    Colorado SpringsCO 80909
    (719)328-7300
    0.9 mi | 388 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Colorado SpringsJack Swigert Aerospace Academy
    4220 East Pikes Peak Ave
    Colorado SpringsCO 80909
    (719)328-6900
    1 mi | 513 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Colorado Springs, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Colorado Springs is Atlas Preparatory School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.