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
Northern Heights High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Northern Heights High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Northern Heights High School 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
Northern Heights High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
17%
Northern Heights High School Hispanic (1991-2013)
White
92%
68%
Northern Heights High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Northern Heights High School Sch Ethnicity Northern Heights 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.
0.15 0.29
Northern Heights 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.
37%
39%
Northern Heights High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
11%
10%
Northern Heights High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

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 442 551
North Lyon County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 85%
North Lyon County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $7 MM
North Lyon County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,205 $12,944
North Lyon County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,789 $12,499
North Lyon County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 (16.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Emporia Middle School (16.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School (11.6 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
    11.6 mi | 221 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ReadingReading School
    1st And Osage
    ReadingKS 66868
    (620)699-3827
    15 mi | 84 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EmporiaTimmerman Elementary School
    2901 Timmerman Dr
    EmporiaKS 66801
    (620)341-2270
    15.9 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EmporiaEmporia Middle School
    2300 Graphic Arts Rd
    EmporiaKS 66801
    (620)341-2335
    16.4 mi | 915 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Council GroveCouncil Grove Middle School
    15 North 8th St
    Council GroveKS 66846
    (620)767-6852
    16.6 mi | 142 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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