Mitchell High School

1000 Bishop Blvd
Mitchell, IN 47446
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Mitchell High School serves 497 students in grades 9-12.
Mitchell High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mitchell High School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Mitchell High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mitchell High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1372 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
96%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.080.51
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMitchell Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mitchell High School is Orleans Junior Senior High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mitchell Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mitchell Mitchell Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 367 students
    0.0 miles
    1010 Bishop Blvd
    Mitchell, IN 47446
    (812) 849-3747
    0 6-8 367
  • Mitchell Hatfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 378 students
    0.6 miles
    1081 Teke Burton Dr
    Mitchell, IN 47446
    (812) 849-3834
    0.6 PK-2 378
  • Mitchell Burris Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 367 students
    0.7 miles
    1755 Hancock Ave
    Mitchell, IN 47446
    (812) 849-2509
    0.7 3-5 367
  • Orleans Orleans Junior Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 359 students
    5.1 miles
    200 W Wilson
    Orleans, IN 47452
    (812) 865-2688
    5.1 7-12 359
  • Orleans Orleans Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
    5.6 miles
    637 E Washington St
    Orleans, IN 47452
    (812) 865-2688
    5.6 PK-6 468

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