Northwest Classen High School

Northwest Classen High School serves 982 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Northwest Classen High School operates within the Oklahoma City School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 982 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 982 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Northwest Classen High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Northwest Classen High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Northwest Classen High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
6%
16%
Asian
8%
2%
Hispanic
40%
13%
Black
23%
11%
White
20%
53%
All Ethnic Groups Northwest Classen High School Sch Ethnicity Northwest Classen 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.
0.74 0.47
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.
83%
52%
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.
8%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 46,119 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Oklahoma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
2
Number of Students Managed 46,119 412
Graduation Rate 58% 83%
Oklahoma City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $400 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $344 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,723 $9,367
Oklahoma City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,381 $9,180
Oklahoma City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Astec Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taft Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cleveland Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oklahoma CityCleveland Elementary School
    2725 Nw 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)945-1150
    0.3 mi | 361 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Oklahoma CityTaft Middle School
    2901 Nw 23rd
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)946-1431
    0.3 mi | 848 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    2401 Nw 23rd St 3
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 379 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter High School
    Charter School
    2401 Nw 23rd St 3
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 385 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Oklahoma CitySequoyah Elementary School
    2400 Nw 36th St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73112
    (405)946-2266
    0.9 mi | 397 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Oklahoma City, OK 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 0.51, which is lower than the Oklahoma average of 0.51. The most diverse school in Oklahoma City is Gatewood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.