Mifflin High School

Mifflin High School serves 606 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Mifflin High School operates within the Columbus City School District.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 606 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 606 students
Mifflin High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Mifflin High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mifflin High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Mifflin High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Mifflin High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
8%
4%
Mifflin High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
81%
17%
Mifflin High School Black (1988-2012)
White
6%
73%
Mifflin High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mifflin High School Sch Ethnicity Mifflin 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.
0.34 0.79
Mifflin 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.
70%
37%
Mifflin 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.
2%
6%
Mifflin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 50,796 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Columbus City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
3
Number of Students Managed 50,796 1,089
Columbus City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 55% 87%
Columbus City   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $895 MM $12 MM
District Spending $928 MM $11 MM
Columbus City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,714 $10,997
Columbus City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,337 $10,473
Columbus City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fci Academy (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mifflin Alternative Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Performance Academy (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Columbus Columbus Performance Academy
    Charter School
    274 East 1st Ave
    Columbus , OH , 43201
    (614)318-0720
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  143  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Columbus Cassady Alternative Elementary School
    2500 North Cassady Ave
    Columbus , OH , 43219
    (614)365-5456
    1.2  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Columbus Innis Elementary School
    3399 Kohr Blvd
    Columbus , OH , 43224
    (614)365-5462
    1.3  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Columbus Mifflin Alternative Middle School
    3000 Agler Rd
    Columbus , OH , 43219
    (614)365-5474
    1.4  mi  |  486  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Gahanna Royal Manor Elementary School
    299 Empire Dr
    Gahanna , OH , 43230
    (614)478-5585
    1.6  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Columbus, OH 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 0.57, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Columbus is Gables Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.