9800 Lawler Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Niles North High School serves 2,097 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Niles North High School's student population of 2,097 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,097 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
154 teachers
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School Rankings

Niles North High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Niles North High School is 0.71, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#876 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
35%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
37%
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
93%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
21%
27%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,097 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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