Michigan City High School

8466 West Pahs Rd, Michigan City, IN 46360 | (219) 873-2044
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,883
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8466 W Pahs Rd, Michigan City, IN 46360
  • Principal or Admin: Francesconi Mark
  • Fax: (219) 873-2055
  • Website: www.mcas.k12.in.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,883
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 101.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 927 (49.2%)
  • Females: 855 (45.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 154 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 950 (50.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,104 (58.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Michigan City High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian140.7%
Black54929.2%
Asian140.7%
Hispanic774.1%
White1,12859.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Michigan City High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade56029.7%
10th Grade54128.7%
11th Grade41922.3%
12th Grade36319.3%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Michigan City High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 12, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Principal - At the time I was there he was ok, but I didn't really know him that well.

    Staff - Out of four years at this school there is only 1 teacher that went above and beyond to help her students. Sadly she quite teaching my last year in HS.

    Overall - I don't think this school has what it takes to prepare its students for collage. I've just started some collage classes and I find myself struggling to learn things that I should have learned in HS. I was also not a goof off kid, I wanted to learn. I just had nobody take the time to teach me it. It took me longer then most kids to understand things, nobody wanted to take that time with me.

    Sports - I saw a kid get busted for getting high on school grounds, but because he was on a sports team and they needed him for the game, they let him go ahead and play.

    Classroom, and building - The school spent to much money on making the school look good when they could have put the money to better use. Did we really need lap tops int he lunch room? They lasted a few weeks before the stupid kids broke them.

    Homework - It's high school everyone should have homework, and everyone will have homework.

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 06, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my son is in special ed at the michigan city highschool. it's a good school. my son's in the 11 grade there.

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