Mississinewa High School

1 Indian Trl,

Gas City, IN, 46933-1199

Tel: (765)674-2248
Grades: 9-12

713 students

Mississinewa High School serves 713 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Mississinewa High School operates within the Mississinewa Community Corp School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 713 students
Mississinewa High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Mississinewa High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mississinewa 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 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Mississinewa High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Mississinewa High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Mississinewa High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
13%
Mississinewa High School Black (1995-2012)
White
92%
71%
Mississinewa High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mississinewa High School Sch Ethnicity Mississinewa 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.
0.15 0.45
Mississinewa High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
40%
41%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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 (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,549 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Mississinewa Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,549 1,517
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 79%
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $21 MM
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $18 MM
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,180 $13,002
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,536 $11,056
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gas City Northview Elementary School
    725 East North 'h' St
    Gas City , IN , 46933
    (765)677-4400
    0.6  mi  |  738  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Gas City Grant County Special Ed Coop
    Special Education School
    426 East South 'a' St
    Gas City , IN , 46933
    (765)677-4410
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Gas City R J Baskett Middle School
    125 North Broadway St
    Gas City , IN , 46933
    (765)674-8536
    0.7  mi  |  611  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jonesboro Westview Elementary School
    709 West 6th St
    Jonesboro , IN , 46938
    (765)677-4437
    1.7  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Marion John L Mcculloch Junior High School
    3528 South Washington St
    Marion , IN , 46953
    (765)674-6917
    3.4  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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