Niles North High School

  • Niles North High School serves 2,029 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Niles North High School's student population of 2,029 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 151 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,029 students
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Total Classroom Teachers151 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Niles North High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Niles North High School is 0.68, which is equal to 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#1585 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Niles North High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Niles North High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
37%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Niles North High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Niles North High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Niles North High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
40%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Niles North High School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Niles North High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Niles North High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.680.68
This chart display the diversity score of Niles North High School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Niles North High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Niles North High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNiles Twp HSD 219 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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