Mitchell High School

  • Mitchell High School serves 551 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Mitchell High School operates within the Mitchell County s School District.
  • Mitchell County s School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 551 students
Mitchell High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mitchell High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Mitchell High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Mitchell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Mitchell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Mitchell High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Mitchell High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Mitchell High School Black Students (2001-2011)
White
93%
50%
Mitchell High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mitchell High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Mitchell High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Mitchell High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.13 0.45
Mitchell 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.
37%
52%
Mitchell 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.
9%
5%
Mitchell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mitchell County s School District's student population of 1,954 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,317 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,338 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Mitchell County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 1,954 912
Mitchell County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 76%
Mitchell County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $10 MM
Mitchell County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $11 MM
Mitchell County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,317 $11,110
Mitchell County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,338 $11,529
Mitchell County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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