Northern Heights High School

Tel: (620)528-3521
Grades: 9-12

137 students

Northern Heights High School serves 137 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Northern Heights High School operates within the North Lyon County School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 137 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 137 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 12:1
Hispanic
5%
17%
White
92%
68%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.15 0.29
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.
37%
39%
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.
11%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 442 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name North Lyon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 442 575
Graduation Rate 74% 85%
District Total Revenue $7 MM $7 MM
District Spending $6 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,205 $12,944
District Spending / Student $11,789 $12,499
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emporia High School (17 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Emporia Middle School (16.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School (12.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AmericusAmericus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School
    800 8th St
    AmericusKS 66835
    (620)443-5165
    12.1 mi | 221 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ReadingReading School
    1st And Osage
    ReadingKS 66868
    (620)699-3827
    14.2 mi | 84 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EmporiaTimmerman Elementary School
    2901 Timmerman Dr
    EmporiaKS 66801
    (620)341-2270
    16.2 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EmporiaEmporia Middle School
    2300 Graphic Arts Rd
    EmporiaKS 66801
    (620)341-2335
    16.7 mi | 915 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • EmporiaEmporia High School
    3302 West 18th
    EmporiaKS 66801
    (620)341-2365
    17 mi | 1392 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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