Lawrence North High School

  • Lawrence North High School serves 2,469 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lawrence North High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lawrence North High School's student population of 2,469 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers126 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence North High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawrence North High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1426 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
47%
12%
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White
28%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lawrence North High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.670.50
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameM S D Lawrence Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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