Norastern High School

  • Norastern High School serves 432 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Norastern High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Norastern High School's student population of 432 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norastern High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norastern High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
95%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.100.28
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Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNortheastern Wayne s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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