Northern Cass High School

Northern Cass High School serves 167 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the ND average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 16%.
Northern Cass High School operates within the Northern Cass 97 School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is lower than the ND state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 167 students
Northern Cass High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Northern Cass High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Northern Cass High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.18. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ND) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 10:1
Northern Cass High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
9%
Asian
n/a
1%
Northern Cass High School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Northern Cass High School Hispanic (2000-2010)
Black
n/a
3%
White
98%
84%
Northern Cass High School White (2000-2012)
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.
0.04 0.18
Northern Cass 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.
8%
27%
Northern Cass 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.
7%
6%
Northern Cass High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 553 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Northern Cass 97 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 553 203
Northern Cass 97 School District Number of Students Managed (1998-2012)
Graduation Rate 85% 91%
Northern Cass 97 School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $2 MM
District Spending $5 MM $2 MM
Northern Cass 97 School District Spending (1998-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,573 $11,374
Northern Cass 97 School District Revenue / Student (1998-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,363 $11,118
Northern Cass 97 School District Spending / Student (1998-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ND Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillsboro High School (17.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northern Cass Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northern Cass Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Cass County, ND 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 0.26, which is higher than the North Dakota average of 0.18. The most diverse school district in Cass County is Pine River-backus School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Dakota or national school diversity statistics.