Norrn High School

  • Norrn High School serves 995 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Norrn High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Norrn High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Norrn High School's student population of 995 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students995 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norrn High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norrn High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
93%
68%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Norrn High School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norrn High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.130.26
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Graduation Rate
91%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Norrn High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norrn High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern York County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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