New Trier Township H S Northfield

  • New Trier Township H S Northfield serves 1,037 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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 1,037 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students1,037 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Trier Township H S Northfield is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Trier Township H S Northfield is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#541 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
31%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
81%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.330.68
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Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Trier Twp HSD 203 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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