Northglenn High School

Northglenn High School serves 1,731 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
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 1731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,731 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Students by Grade Northglenn High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 21:1 15:1
Northglenn High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
55%
32%
Black
3%
5%
White
35%
56%
All Ethnic Groups Northglenn High School Sch Ethnicity Northglenn High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.58 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.
23%
34%
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.
8%
7%
Northglenn High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,898 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Adams 12 Five Star s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
3
Number of Students Managed 44,898 594
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 Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $403 MM $7 MM
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,762 $11,613
Adams 12 Five Star s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,861 $12,022
Adams 12 Five Star s School 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NorthglennHillcrest Elementary School
    10335 Croke Dr
    NorthglennCO 80221
    (720)972-5380
    0.5 mi | 477 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • NorthglennNorth Mor Elementary School
    9580 Damon Dr
    NorthglennCO 80221
    (720)972-5540
    0.6 mi | 430 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • NorthglennThe Studio School
    Magnet School
    10604 Grant Dr
    NorthglennCO 80233
    (720)972-3620
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 279 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DenverNiver Creek Middle School
    9450 Pecos St
    DenverCO 80221
    (720)972-5120
    0.9 mi | 715 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NorthglennWestview Elementary School
    1300 Roseanna Dr
    NorthglennCO 80234
    (720)972-5680
    1 mi | 449 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Northglenn, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the Colorado average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Northglenn is Global Village Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.