Northwest Passage High School

11345 Robinson Dr Nw,

Coon Rapids, MN, 55443-3777

Tel: (763)862-9223
Grades: 9-12

172 students

Northwest Passage High School serves 172 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Northwest Passage High School operates within the Northwest Passage High School District.

Overview

The student population of 172 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 172 students
Northwest Passage High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Northwest Passage High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Northwest Passage High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Northwest Passage High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Northwest Passage High School American Indian (2000-2012)
Asian
1%
6%
Northwest Passage High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Northwest Passage High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
5%
10%
Northwest Passage High School Black (2000-2012)
White
78%
72%
Northwest Passage High School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Northwest Passage High School Sch Ethnicity Northwest Passage 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.
0.38 0.84
Northwest Passage High School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
30%
31%
Northwest Passage High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
13%
7%
Northwest Passage High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 172 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
School District Name Northwest Passage High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 172 486
Northwest Passage High  School District Number of Students Managed (2000-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 89%
Northwest Passage High  School District Graduation Rate (2000-2002)
District Total Revenue $2 MM n/a
Northwest Passage High  School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $2 MM n/a
Northwest Passage High  School District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,572 $0
Northwest Passage High  School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,299 $0
Northwest Passage High  School District Spending / Student (2000-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Compass-bell Center (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Compass-bell Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hamilton Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Coon Rapids Hamilton Elementary School
    1374 111th Ave Nw
    Coon Rapids , MN , 55433
    (763)506-2700
    0.5  mi  |  434  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Coon Rapids Compass-bell Center
    Alternative School
    1374 Northdale Blvd
    Coon Rapids , MN , 55448
    (763)506-3202
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Coon Rapids Compass On-line
    1374 Northdale Blvd
    Coon Rapids , MN , 55448
    (763)506-1900
    0.5  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Coon Rapids Coon Rapids Middle School
    11600 Raven St Nw
    Coon Rapids , MN , 55433
    (763)506-4800
    0.7  mi  |  1258  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Coon Rapids Coon Rapids Senior High School
    2340 Northdale Blvd
    Coon Rapids , MN , 55433
    (763)506-7100
    0.9  mi  |  2292  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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