Mississinewa High School

Mississinewa High School serves 748 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% 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 748 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 748 students
Mississinewa High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Mississinewa High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mississinewa High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Mississinewa High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Mississinewa High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
2%
13%
Mississinewa High School Black (1995-2013)
White
93%
71%
Mississinewa High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
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.
0.13 0.26
Mississinewa 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.
43%
42%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
8%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,520 students has grown by 10% 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
3
Number of Students Managed 2,520 1,469
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 87% 79%
Mississinewa Community  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $21 MM
District Spending $24 MM $18 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Frankton Junior Senior High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John H Hinds Career Center (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frankton Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FranktonFrankton Junior Senior High School
    610 Clyde St
    FranktonIN 46044
    (765)754-7879
    2.2 mi | 709 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • FranktonFrankton Elementary School
    1303 Sr 128 West
    FranktonIN 46044
    (765)754-7545
    2.5 mi | 849 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ElwoodElwood Elementary School
    940 North 19th St
    ElwoodIN 46036
    (765)552-7381
    3.6 mi | 555 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • ElwoodJohn H Hinds Career Center
    Vocational School
    1105 North 19th St
    ElwoodIN 46036
    (765)552-9881
    Vocational School

    3.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ElwoodElwood Community High School
    1137 North 19th St
    ElwoodIN 46036
    (765)552-9854
    3.7 mi | 471 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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