Mitchell High School



Mitchell High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mitchell High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 128
10 136
11 117
12 151

Mitchell High School is a public high school of the Shelby County School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 532 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mitchell High School is the 246th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 10,272nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.5 to 1.

Total Students: 532
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,272nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 246th out of 433
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 390th out of 423
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 302nd out of 423

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Mitchell High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(55%)
18,112
(50%)
 Female 240
(45%)
18,257
(50%)

Mitchell High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 521
(98%)
29,258
(80%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
612
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
2,565
(7%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
3,276
(9%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
618
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Mitchell High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 501
(94%)
28,220
(78%)
 Not Eligible 31
(6%)
8,149
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mitchell High School is ranked 127th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mitchell High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mitchell High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 541
2014 551
2015 532

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 19.6
2015 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.87985212569316
2014 0.89110707803993
2015 0.94172932330827

Compare Mitchell High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 94.2%
 

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