Mitchell High School

  • Mitchell High School serves 1,345 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Mitchell High School's student population of 1,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchell High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mitchell High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1553 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
34%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
36%
53%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.39
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Graduation Rate
67%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs No. 11 in the county of E School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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