Northshore High School

Northshore High School serves 1,479 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Northshore High School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,479 students
Northshore High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Northshore High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Northshore High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Northshore High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
Northshore High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Northshore High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
15%
48%
Northshore High School Black (1990-2012)
White
75%
45%
Northshore High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Northshore High School Sch Ethnicity Northshore 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.
0.42 0.72
Northshore High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
19%
61%
Northshore High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Northshore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,058 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
9
Number of Students Managed 37,058 2,337
St. Tammany Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 68%
St. Tammany Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $431 MM $33 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $474 MM $33 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,130 $14,187
St. Tammany Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,354 $14,076
St. Tammany Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Slidell High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Boyet Junior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cypress Cove Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Slidell Cypress Cove Elementary School
    540 South Military Rd
    Slidell , LA , 70461
    (985)641-3033
    1.7  mi  |  703  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Slidell Honey Island Elementary School
    500 South Military Rd
    Slidell , LA , 70461
    (985)641-3557
    1.7  mi  |  660  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Slidell Boyet Junior High School
    59295 Rebel Dr
    Slidell , LA , 70461
    (985)643-3775
    1.8  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Slidell Little Oak Middle School
    59241 Rebel Dr
    Slidell , LA , 70461
    (985)641-6510
    1.8  mi  |  1008  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Slidell Slidell High School
    1 Tiger Dr
    Slidell , LA , 70458
    (985)643-2992
    2  mi  |  1678  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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Slidell, LA 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 0.53, which is higher than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Slidell is Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.