Mulberry Senior High School

  • Mulberry Senior High School serves 1,056 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Mulberry Senior High School operates within the Polk School District.
  • Polk School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1056 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,056 students
Mulberry Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mulberry Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Mulberry Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Mulberry Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Mulberry Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Mulberry Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
34%
31%
Mulberry Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
13%
23%
Mulberry Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
40%
Mulberry Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mulberry Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Mulberry Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mulberry Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.62 0.46
Mulberry Senior 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.
56%
53%
Mulberry Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Mulberry Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Polk School District's student population of 99,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,120 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,001 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
162
22
Number of Students Managed 99,723 10,184
Polk School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Polk School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $893 MM $122 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $882 MM $125 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,120 $12,021
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,001 $12,230
Polk School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MulberryPurcell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    0.9 miles
    305 1st Ave Ne
    MulberryFL 33860
    (863)701-1061
    0.9PK-5505
  • MulberryMulberry Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1035 students
    1.3 miles
    500 Dr Mlk Jr Ave Se
    MulberryFL 33860
    (863)701-1066
    1.36-81035
  • MulberryKingsford Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    1.6 miles
    1400 Dean St
    MulberryFL 33860
    (863)701-1054
    1.6PK-5645
  • LakelandScott Lake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 771 students
    4 miles
    1140 County Road 540a E
    LakelandFL 33813
    (863)648-3520
    4PK-5771
  • LakelandJames W. Sikes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 873 students
    4.3 miles
    2727 Shepherd Rd
    LakelandFL 33811
    (863)648-3525
    4.3PK-5873

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