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Mitchell High School

Bakersville, NC


Mitchell High School
416 Ledger School Rd
Bakersville, NC  28705
Phone: 828-766-3400
Mitchell County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 511
Type: Regular School  
Mitchell High School

Mitchell High School


State Ranking

#240
Statewide High School Ranking: Mitchell High School is ranked #240 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (54th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Mitchell High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mitchell County, NC. Mitchell High School has an enrollment of approximately 511 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

83.4
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Mitchell High School had a Student Growth Score of 83.4. This placed Mitchell High School in the 68th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 17.3 45th 17.5
Math 18.6 40th 18.9
Reading 19.1 44th 19.1
Science 19 47th 18.8
Writing 5.7 48th 5.6

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Mitchell High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 510
Math 509
Composite Score 1019
SAT Participation Rate 33 %

Mitchell High had an average SAT score of 1019 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #156 out of 491 NC high schools (68th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Mitchell High was 33% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 90% - Mitchell High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 90% - Mitchell High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 Hispanic - 8%
 Hispanic - 8%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 90%
 White - 90%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Mitchell High School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Mitchell High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Bowman Middle School 5 3.5 miles Bakersville, NC Regular 5-8
Gouge Elementary School 5 3.5 miles Bakersville, NC Regular K-4
Deyton Elementary School 7 4.5 miles Spruce Pine, NC Regular 3-5
Harris Middle School 7 4.6 miles Spruce Pine, NC Regular 6-8
Riverside Elementary School 5 5.6 miles Newland, NC Regular PK-5
Mayland Early College 7 6.2 miles Spruce Pine, NC Regular 9-13
Micaville Elementary School 8 6.4 miles Burnsville, NC Regular K-5
Burnsville Elementary School 6 8.7 miles Burnsville, NC Regular PK-5
East Yancey Middle School 9 8.9 miles Burnsville, NC Regular 6-8
South Toe Elementary School 9 9.9 miles Burnsville, NC Regular K-5
Clearmont Elementary School 9 10.1 miles Burnsville, NC Regular K-5
Freedom Trail Elementary School 8 12.2 miles Elk Park, NC Regular PK-5
Mountain Heritage High School 7 12.8 miles Burnsville, NC Regular PK-12
Avery County High School 1 13.0 miles Newland, NC Regular 9-12
Avery High STEM Academy 8 13.0 miles Newland, NC Regular 9-12
Avery Middle School 7 13.1 miles Newland, NC Regular 6-8
Newland Elementary School 7 13.4 miles Newland, NC Regular PK-5
North Cove Elementary School 7 13.4 miles Marion, NC Regular PK-5
Cane River Middle School 8 15.1 miles Burnsville, NC Regular 6-8
Bee Log Elementary School 9 16.3 miles Burnsville, NC Regular K-5