Mississinewa High School

  • Mississinewa High School serves 810 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Mississinewa High School operates within the Mississinewa Community Corp School District.
  • Mississinewa Community Corp School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 810 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 810 students
Mississinewa High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mississinewa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Mississinewa High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Mississinewa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Mississinewa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Mississinewa High School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Mississinewa High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
12%
Mississinewa High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
92%
70%
Mississinewa High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mississinewa High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Mississinewa High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mississinewa High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.27
Mississinewa High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
45%
41%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
8%
Mississinewa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mississinewa Community Corp School District's student population of 2,551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,056 in this district is less than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,436 is less than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Mississinewa Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,551 1,465
Mississinewa Community Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 81%
Mississinewa Community Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $17 MM
Mississinewa Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $15 MM
Mississinewa Community Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,056 $11,417
Mississinewa Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,436 $10,528
Mississinewa Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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