New Trier Township H S Northfield

  • New Trier Township H S Northfield serves 962 students in grades 9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • New Trier Township H S Northfield placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • New Trier Township H S Northfield operates within the New Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District.
  • New Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the Illinois state average of 85%.

Top Placements

New Trier Township H S Northfield places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • New Trier Township H S Northfield's student population of 962 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students962 students
New Trier Township H S Northfield Total Students (2002-2016)
Gender %New Trier Township H S Northfield Gender
Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
New Trier Township H S Northfield Total Teachers (2003-2016)
Students by GradeNew Trier Township H S Northfield Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • New Trier Township H S Northfield is ranked within the top 20% of all 3544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Trier Township H S Northfield is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
36%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
New Trier Township H S Northfield Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2016)
Asian
9%
5%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Asian Students (2003-2016)
Hispanic
3%
26%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Black Students (2003-2016)
Black
n/a
17%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Black Students (2002-2014)
White
83%
49%
New Trier Township H S Northfield White Students (2003-2016)
Two or more races
5%
3%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Trier Township H S Northfield All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.31
New Trier Township H S Northfield Diversity Score (2003-2016)
Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Graduation Rate (2012-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
47%
New Trier Township H S Northfield Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of New Trier Township H S Northfield is New Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District's student population of 3,968 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 96% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $26,217 is higher than the state average of $13,105. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $24,904 is higher than the state average of $13,417. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameNew Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    3
    Number of Students Managed3,968803
    New Trier Twp Hsd 203 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    40%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    36%
    District Graduation Rate≥99%
    85%
    District Total Revenue$111 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$106 MM$11 MM
    District Revenue / Student$26,217$13,105
    District Spending / Student$24,904$13,417
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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