Mitchell High School

  • Mitchell High School serves 526 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Mitchell High School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchell High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mitchell High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#829 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
n/a
26%
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White
92%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mitchell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.150.46
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mitchell High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMitchell County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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