Governor Mifflin Senior High School in Shillington, PA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,257
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    92 3.5
  • Ranking

Governor Mifflin Senior High School is a public coed school in Shillington, Pennsylvania. It has 1,257 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 65% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 92 reviews written and they have been mixed.

101 South Waverly St
Shillington, PA 19607
(610) 775-5089

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 92 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Academics: The school offers a wide range of classes that allows every student to find a class that they enjoy and can use what they learned in real life scenarios.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Student Culture & Diversity: The students at this school are overall very accepting of each other. There are a few cliches with the sport teams and band members but everyone is nice to each other
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: The participation level for music and sports is very high. The schools concert choir was the biggest in the county with over 300 student members.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: What makes the school unique is that students are envied in multiple sport groups and musical groups. Many student in the sports team are also involved in the choir, band, or musical/plays
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers influence students to stay active and invoked in classes project and lessons

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.00 Brecknock Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Governor Mifflin Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Mifflin Park Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Governor Mifflin Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.33 Cumru Elementary School Public, Coed
Reading Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy Private, Religious, Coed
4.33 Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School Public, Coed
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Sacred Heart School Private, Religious, Coed
4.00 West Reading Elementary Center Public, Coed
1.33 Southwest Middle School Public, Coed
4.33 Wyomissing Hills Elementary Center Public, Coed
1.66 Millmont Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Tyson-Schoener Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Northwest Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Lauer's Park Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Wilson High School Public, Coed
4.00 Spring Ridge Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Cornwall Terrace Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Wilson Southern Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Whitfield Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Amanda E. Stout Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Southern Middle School Public, Coed
St. Ignatius Loyola Regional School Private, Religious, Coed
1.66 Northwest Middle School Public, Coed
0.66 I-Lead Charter School Public, Charter, Coed
1.66 Glenside Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 10th & Penn Elementary School Public, Coed
Chor Day Academy Private, Alternative, Coed
St. Margaret School Private, Religious, Coed
Fairview Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
1.33 10th & Green Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Riverside Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Citadel Intermediate High School Public, Coed
1.66 16th & Haak Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 13th & Green Elementary School Public, Coed
Berks County Montessori Country Day School Private, Montessori, Coed
4.00 Shiloh Hills Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Reading Senior High School Public, Coed
1.00 12th & Marion Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Northeast Middle School Public, Coed
1.66 13th & Union Elementary School Public, Coed
Winston Hall Private, Montessori, Coed
St. Catharine of Siena School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Mt. Penn Primary Center Public, Coed
3.00 Mt. Penn Elementary Center Public, Coed
4.00 Green Valley Elementary School Public, Coed
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4.00 Wilson West Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Muhlenberg Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Muhlenberg Elementary Center Public, Coed
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2.66 C.E. Cole Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.66 Exeter Township Junior High School Public, Coed
2.66 Muhlenberg High School Public, Coed
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KidsPeace - Berks Campus Private, Special Education, Coed
3.00 Antietam Middle/High School Public, Coed
3.66 Lorane Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Robeson Elementary Center Public, Coed
3.66 Jacksonwald Elementary School Public, Coed
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3.66 Owatin Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.33 Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School 1 mi. 950
4.00 Wilson High School 3 mi. 1,856
3.33 Exeter Township Senior High School 5 mi. 1,389
2.66 Muhlenberg High School 6 mi. 899
3.00 Conrad Weiser High School 9 mi. 899

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 46%
Male 53%

Student Diversity

Governor Mifflin Senior High School United States Pennsylvania Conrad Weiser High School Exeter Township Senior High School Muhlenberg High School Wilson High School Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School
White 78.0% 51.0% 71.2% 82.0% 86.0% 60.0% 71.0% 73.0%
Hispanic 13.0% 25.0% 9.2% 8.0% 5.0% 29.0% 13.0% 16.0%
African American 6.0% 15.0% 13.3% 7.0% 6.0% 6.0% 9.0% 5.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 3.5% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 4.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 2.7% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 26.2%
Grade 10 25.1%
Grade 11 25.5%
Grade 12 23.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 60% Yes
  • 20% Not sure.
  • 20% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 47% Teachers,sports,programs,education,and students
  • 20% Feild trips
  • 20% Music Program
  • 13% Sports and my friends

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Certain students who are always looking for drama
  • 25% Nothing
  • 12% The administrators are there for a paycheck.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 10 responses

  • 70% The teachers
  • 20% Music i guess
  • 10% Music and sports

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 67% Typical
  • 25% Extraordinary
  • 8% Normal

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 43% Be yourself
  • 43% Always try your best
  • 14% Dont bully

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 89% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 11% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.