Northwest Classen High School

Northwest Classen High School serves 1,022 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
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 1022 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,022 students
Northwest Classen High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Northwest Classen High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Northwest Classen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 15:1 15:1
Northwest Classen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
15%
Northwest Classen High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
7%
2%
Northwest Classen High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
46%
14%
Northwest Classen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
23%
11%
Northwest Classen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
19%
52%
Northwest Classen High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Northwest Classen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Northwest Classen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.70 0.47
Northwest Classen 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.
81%
52%
Northwest Classen 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.
6%
10%
Northwest Classen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,631 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 91% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,723 is higher than the state average of $9,367. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,381 is less than the state average of $9,180. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Oklahoma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
2
Number of Students Managed 47,631 430
Oklahoma City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 58% 83%
Oklahoma City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $400 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $344 MM $4 MM
Oklahoma City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,723 $9,367
Oklahoma City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,381 $9,180
Oklahoma City School District 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 Grades Students
  • Oklahoma CityCleveland Elementary School
    2725 Nw 23rd St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)945-1150
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 377 students                      
  • Oklahoma CityTaft Middle School
    2901 Nw 23rd
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)946-1431
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 808 students                      
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter High School
    Charter School
    2401 Nw 23rd St 3
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 347 students                      
  • Oklahoma CityAstec Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    2401 Nw 23rd St 3
    Oklahoma CityOK 73107
    (405)947-6272
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 386 students                      
  • Oklahoma CitySequoyah Elementary School
    2400 Nw 36th St
    Oklahoma CityOK 73112
    (405)946-2266
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 379 students                      

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