North High School

  • North High School serves 1,191 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North High School's student population of 1,191 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1020 out of 1239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
22%
6%
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White
56%
76%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.41
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Graduation Rate
89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavenport Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Davenport Harrison Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 530 students
    0.4 miles
    1032 W 53rd St
    Davenport, IA 52806
    (563)723-6500
    0.4 K-5 530
  • Davenport Mid City High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
    1.1 miles
    3801 Marquette Street
    Davenport, IA 52806
    (563)336-7600
    1.1 9-12 250
  • Davenport Wood Intermediate
    Grades: 6-8 | 706 students
    1.1 miles
    5701 N Division
    Davenport, IA 52806
    (563)445-5300
    1.1 6-8 706
  • Davenport Truman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    1.7 miles
    5506 N Pine
    Davenport, IA 52806
    (563)723-6900
    1.7 PK-5 369
  • Davenport Fillmore Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    1.8 miles
    7307 N Pacific
    Davenport, IA 52806
    (563)723-6400
    1.8 PK-5 403

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