Mitchell High School
416 Ledger School Road
Bakersville, NC 28705
Phone: 828-766-3400 Fax: 828-688-4847
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The "Instructional Calendar" to the left has county-wide dates.
CTE Annual Public Notice
Mitchell High School is located in the northern mountains of Western North Carolina. It is a comprehensive high school serving approximately 700 students, grades nine through twelve. Mitchell High is situated in the center of Mitchell County, population approximately 15,000, between the towns of Spruce Pine and Bakersville.
More than 108 courses in 11 departments are offered, along with college preparatory English, Science and Social Studies classes and advanced placement courses in English, Calculus, French, Spanish and United States History. Mitchell High is on a block schedule of four classes per day for 90 minutes each. Students have the potential to complete 8 units per year. The school year is divided into four 9-week grading periods.
Mitchell High School is accredited by both the North Carolina State Department of Public Instruction and Southern Association of Schools.undefined
Mission Statement:The mission of Mitchell High School is to provide each student a diverse education in a safe, supportive environment that promotes self-discipline, motivation, and excellence in learning. The Mitchell High School staff joins the parents and community to assist the students in developing skills to become independent and self-sufficient adults who will succeed and contribute in a global community.