Niles North High School

9800 Lawler Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Niles North High School serves 2,059 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Niles North High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Niles North High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Niles North High School's student population of 2,059 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 149 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,059 students
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Total Classroom Teachers149 teachers
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School Comparison

Niles North High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Niles North High School is 0.70, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#867 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
37%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
38%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.68
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Graduation Rate
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
21%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNiles TWP HSD 219 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Niles North High School is New Trier Township H S Northfield (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Old Orchard Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jane Stenson School (0.9 miles away)
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