Midpark High School

Tel: (216)676-8400
Grades: 9-12

1,300 students

Midpark High School serves 1,300 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Midpark High School operates within the Berea City School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1300 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,300 students
Midpark High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Midpark High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Midpark High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Midpark High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Midpark High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Midpark High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Midpark High School Black (1995-2012)
White
85%
73%
Midpark High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Midpark High School Sch Ethnicity Midpark 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.
0.27 0.43
Midpark High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
24%
37%
Midpark High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Midpark High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,339 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Berea City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 8,339 979
Graduation Rate 91% 87%
Berea City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $12 MM
District Spending $91 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,441 $10,997
District Spending / Student $12,103 $10,473
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

School Notes:

  • Midpark High School is a public high school located at 7000 Paula Drive in Middleburg Heights, Ohio, southwest of Cleveland, Ohio. It is part of the Berea City School District, along with Berea High School. It primarily serves Middleburg Heights and Brook Park, as well as a portion of Berea.
  • The school colors are orange and brown. The athletic teams are known as the Meteors. The school is a member of the Southwestern Conference.
  • Midpark High School is widely noted for its student-led spirit group the "Orange Crush", and its great support for Meteor athletics.
  • 95% of the students in Midpark lead "alternative" lifestyles.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Polaris Career Center (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ford Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Big Creek Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Middleburg Hts Big Creek Elementary School
    7247 Big Creek Parkway
    Middleburg Hts , OH , 44130
    (216)898-8303
    0.6  mi  |  770  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brook Park Ford Middle School
    17001 Holland Rd
    Brook Park , OH , 44142
    (216)433-1133
    1.5  mi  |  1040  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brook Park Brook Park Memorial Elementary School
    16900 Holland Rd
    Brook Park , OH , 44142
    (216)433-1350
    1.5  mi  |  787  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Parma Heights Parma Park Elementary School
    6800 Commonwealth Blvd
    Parma Heights , OH , 44130
    (440)885-2390
    1.7  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Middleburg Heights Polaris Career Center
    Vocational School
    7285 Old Oak Blvd
    Middleburg Heights , OH , 44130
    (440)891-7600
    Vocational School
    1.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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