Northglenn High School

Northglenn High School serves 1,784 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Northglenn High School operates within the Adams 12 Five Star s School District.
Adams 12 Five Star s School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1784 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,784 students
Northglenn High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Northglenn High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Northglenn High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Northglenn High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Northglenn High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.38
Northglenn High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
35%
Northglenn High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Northglenn High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Adams 12 Five Star s School District's student population of 42,230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 78% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,286 in this district is less than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,854 is less than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Adams 12 Five Star s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 42,230 555
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $432 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $413 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,286 $12,220
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,854 $11,937
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Vantage Point (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vantage Point (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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