Northglenn High School

Northglenn High School serves 1,726 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Northglenn High School operates within the Adams 12 Five Star s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 1726 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,726 students
Northglenn High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Northglenn High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Northglenn High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 16:1
Northglenn High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Northglenn High School American Indian Students (1988-2012)
Asian
4%
3%
Northglenn High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
58%
32%
Northglenn High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Northglenn High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
35%
56%
Northglenn High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Northglenn High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.39
Northglenn High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
30%
34%
Northglenn High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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 (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,891 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,762 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,861 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Adams 12 Five Star s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
3
Number of Students Managed 45,891 561
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 78%
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $399 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $403 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,762 $11,613
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,861 $12,022
Adams 12 Five Star s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Vantage Point (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Niver Creek Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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