Mitchell High School

1000 Bishop Blvd
Mitchell, IN 47446
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Mitchell High School serves 453 students in grades 9-12.
Mitchell High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 43%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mitchell High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Mitchell High School's student population of 453 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
453 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Mitchell High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,755 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mitchell High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#512 out of 1755 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
93%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mitchell High School's ranking?
Mitchell High School is ranked #512 out of 1,755 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Indiana.
What schools are Mitchell High School often compared to?
Mitchell High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bedford-north Lawrence High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% IN state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% IN state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mitchell High School?
The graduation rate of Mitchell High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Indiana state average of 87%.
How many students attend Mitchell High School?
453 students attend Mitchell High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Mitchell High School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mitchell High School?
Mitchell High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Indiana state average of 15:1.
What grades does Mitchell High School offer ?
Mitchell High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mitchell High School part of?
Mitchell High School is part of Mitchell Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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