Northwest Classen High School

Northwest Classen High School serves 1,060 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the OK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Northwest Classen High School operates within the Oklahoma City School District.
Oklahoma City School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

The student population of 1060 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,060 students
Northwest Classen High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Northwest Classen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Northwest Classen High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Northwest Classen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Northwest Classen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
4%
15%
Northwest Classen High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
8%
2%
Northwest Classen High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
47%
15%
Northwest Classen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
22%
9%
Northwest Classen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
18%
52%
Northwest Classen High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
7%
Northwest Classen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.70 0.47
Northwest Classen 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.
74%
52%
Northwest Classen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
6%
10%
Northwest Classen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Oklahoma City School District's student population of 40,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,177 is higher than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,754 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Oklahoma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed 40,913 430
Oklahoma City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 84%
Oklahoma City School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $391 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $373 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,177 $8,655
Oklahoma City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,754 $9,253
Oklahoma City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Astec Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taft Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cleveland Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oklahoma CityCleveland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 396 students
    0.3 miles
    2725 Northwest 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)587-8200
    0.3PK-6396
  • Oklahoma CityTaft Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 596 students
    0.3 miles
    2901 Northwest 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)946-1431
    0.37-8596
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 383 students
    0.5 miles
    2401 Nw 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    0.59-12383
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 412 students
    0.5 miles
    2401 Nw 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    0.56-8412
  • Oklahoma CitySequoyah Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
    0.9 miles
    2400 Northwest 36th St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73112
    (405)587-9200
    0.9PK-6426

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